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Vermont Bartender of the Year 2018

Congratulations Chelsea Harris! Chelsea beat out 12 bartenders over three rounds of competition. The finals were held at the Copper Grouse in Manchester, VT on April 10th. The winning cocktail featured Revolution Rye. The "market basket" for the final round consisted of Revolution Rye, Fernet Branca, a coconut, and a choice of four ice cream […]

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Mad River Bourbon Featured in Conde Nast Traveler!

Mad River Distillers Bourbon Whiskey Made in…Waitsfield, Vermont “We are lighter than traditional Kentucky bourbons,” says President Mimi Buttenheim, of this northern bourbon that only hit shelves in 2014 but is readily available in New York City now. “I think the bourbon is better, because we have some extreme cold,” she continues. “For only a year old, it has […]

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Mad River Distillers to Open Tasting Room in Burlington

http://www.sevendaysvt.com/vermont/mad-river-distillers-to-open-tasting-room-in-burlington/Content?oid=3041085   For decades, the airy corner storefront at 137 St. Paul Street in Burlington was home to the Hempest, the clothing retailer known for its spirited, eco-friendly duds. Shortly after the Boston-based boutique closed earlier this month, Mad River Distillers moved in. Now the craft distillery is hard at work transforming the space into […]