Alcohol Beverage Flavor Trends 2015: The Buzz on Honey

Swiss flavorings and fragrances maker Firmenich is out with its annual Flavor of the Year proclamation, and the company’s top taste for 2015 is…honey. Within the alcohol beverage world, pure honey has been a sweet addition to specialty drinks and to flavored spirits in recent years, but you could be forgiven for thinking that honey’s […]

Distillers Sweet on Honey-Flavored Offerings

Spirits producers have latched on to an idea that barbecue purveyors have long embraced: There’s nothing wrong with a little “sweet” to temper a bit of heat. Honey was a leading flavor profile among new spirits introduced in 2012, and other honey-flavored expressions that have hit the market in recent years gained traction. Adult beverage […]