Copper & Kings® American Brandy Company

350 Flips | 5 Magazines | 41 Likes | 1 Following | 16 Followers | @copperandkings | Copper & Kings® is an American Brandy and absinthe company located in Butchertown, Louisville, KY. Our ambition is to make beautiful apple and grape brandies in a uniquely non-traditional, modern American idiom. 

Copper & Kings Distillery Thinks Bourbon Drinkers are Ready for Brandy

We hadn’t been at Copper & Kings Distillery for more than two minutes before a drink was thrust into our hands. It wasn’t brandy. “Here,” said …

Whiskey

Against the Grain Collaborates with 3 Companies on Lou-a-Village Stout

<b>LOUISVILLE, Ky. —</b> It takes a village. A Lou-a-Village!<p>Back in December, Against the Grain partnered with some of their favorite local businesses to …

Spring Break

American Brandy

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Brandy

Explore Louisville's Trendiest Neighborhood

Courtesy of Copper Kings<p>To most people, Louisville, Ky., means three things: bourbon, baseball bats and horses. And yes, this Southern city and the …

Live Music

10 Killer Kentucky Derby Cocktails To Drink Right Now

The Kentucky Derby and the Mint Julep: two iconic and inseparable images that tell the story of bourbon and the fastest two minutes in sports …

Extreme Sports

6 New Funky Gins to Drink Now

If you’re weary of London dry or bored with modern versions that put juniper on the back burner, check out these creative new gins. Crafted with wild …

Wine & Spirits

Airbnb guests think these are the best places to eat and drink in Louisville

CLOSE<p>The Kentucky Derby's official drink was actually first created in the 18th century.<p>When you live in a city with as many stellar places to eat as …

Jersey City

Craft Distillers, Facing Lower Taxes, Invest in Themselves

Small craft distillers across the country have been on a spending spree since the turn of the new year.<p>St. George Spirits, in Alameda, Calif., recently invested in more efficient pumps, new lab equipment and an automated bottling line. House Spirits Distillery, in Portland, Ore., has laid down many …

Whiskey

Beyond Trash Tiki: Sustainability in the Spirits World Is Getting Weird, and That's a Good Thing

From using rainwater to the contents of unfinished bottles, distillers are pulling out all the stops to become more environmental.<p>If the thought of …

Eureka’s cocktail has a flower that will shock your taste buds

Flavors

Offbeat Cocktail Rhythm -- The Syncopation

Syncopation is a musical term that refers to stressing an offbeat note. In 1919 the iconic American songwriter Irving Berlin (his canon includes such …

Copper & Kings American Brandy Co's One-Time Vintner Moves up to Master Distiller Role

Copper & Kings American Brandy Co’s One-Time Vintner Moves up to Master Distiller Role<p>By Distillery Trail<p>In Blog<p>0<p>There are more than 50 <b>distilleries</b> …

Tupelo

Kentucky legislature passes bill that would allow alcoholic beverages to be shipped by mail

<b>Thanks to support from</b> <b>Norton Healthcare, this story and others are available in real-time closed captioning on WDRB.</b><p><b>Thanks to support from</b> <b>Norton</b> …

Copper & Kings Promotes Brandon O’Daniel To Master Distiller

<b>Louisville-based Copper & Kings American Brandy Co. has announced the promotion of Head Distiller, Brandon O’Daniel, to Master Distiller.</b><p>O’Daniel has …

Lou-a-Village: These businesses are making a foray into a four-way

In Friday morning’s Closing Bell, we teased you with the notion that four Louisville businesses — Copper & Kings, Cellar Door Chocolates, Against the …

Brandy

The Best Southern Spirits That Aren’t Whiskey

The Best Southern Spirits That Aren’t Whiskey<p>The southern U.S. is known the world over for its whiskey—and rightfully so. According to the Distilled …

Chilled Drink of the Week: Absinthe Frappe

<b>Celebrate National Absinthe Day on March 5th with Copper & Kings Absinthe Alembic.</b><p>Copper & Kings‘ ambition has been to distill a classic absinthe …

The 11 Hottest Cocktails to Drink in Bars Now

<i>Nine Below Zero at Clay in New York City (image: Jason Greenspan)</i><p>This March, bars from Santa Barbara to Brooklyn are taking comfort in Tiki, …

Rethinking American Brandy

For decades, the brandy category has consisted of two distinct parts—value-driven brands on the domestic side, and Cognacs and other high-end spirits …

Whiskey

These New Bourbons are All About the Finish

One of the latest collaborations in the spirit world followed a pretty surreptitious path. Two Kentucky-based distillers—Bardstown Bourbon Company …

A Washington D.C. Bar Has Made the World's First Sound-Stirred Cocktail

(Photo: Farrah Skeiky)The award-winning cocktail wizards at Washington, D.C.'s The Columbia Room have come up with their wildest innovation …

Cherry Blossom

A Bar In Washington D.C. Has A Cocktail That's Stirred Entirely By Sound

Shutterstock<p>For decades, James Bond has led the entire world astray by making the ill-advised decision to order his martinis shaken, not stirred. As …

Columbia Room Uses Sound Vibrations to Stir Cocktails on Its Latest Menu

It’s hard to say what’s been the wackiest cocktail to come out of Columbia Room. Was it the Armagnac drink made with a musty tincture of 100-year-old …

Copper & Kings American Brandy Co. Promotes Brandon O’Daniel To Master Distiller

O’Daniel has been Head Distiller of Copper & Kings since February 2014. He is a Kentucky-distilling thoroughbred with a bloodline that goes back four …

Whiskey

Copper and Kings Promotes Brandon O' Daniel to Master Distiller | Food & Dining Magazine

Copper and Kings is promoting Brandon O’ Daniel to the position of Master Distiller four years after he was named Head Distiller in February 2014. He …

Drink of the Week: Destillaré Intense Orange Curaçao

Orange curaçao may often be more of a supporting actor than star of the show, but the liqueur plays a key role in a long roster of cocktails, making …

Brandy

Copper & Kings names master distiller

Kentucky-based brandy maker Copper & Kings has promoted head distiller Brandon O’Daniel to the role of master distiller

Brandy

Quench: The Cortez

Tiki <i>with a</i><i></i> twist<i>The Cortez Seafood + Cocktail mixes an unexpected pair</i>by Catherine Currinphotographs by Keith IsaacsThe Cortez exudes sophisticated …

Comfort Food

The Best New Spirits and Liqueurs of 2017

From refreshing releases by mainstream producers to debut projects by exciting newcomers, here are 17 spectacular new bottles to try right now<p>I<b>f 2017</b> …