Maker's Mark master distiller Kevin Smith believes Maker's new bourbon might persuade some Texans to give up on Canadian whiskey.
"Bourbon's very big in Texas, but one of the things that's always surprised me is the number of Canadian whiskey drinkers," says Smith, who was born at Fort Hood. ... More >>
"The straw and orange have been there for a long time, but people have not necessarily had a huge connection to them." (Neil Campbell, president of Tropicana North America, announcing a design change on boxes of the company's orange juice last month.) "What we didn't get was the passion this very ... More >>