Chattanooga Softball Gets Alabama Regional With Alabama, Stanford, Murray State

Chattanooga Whiskey Introduces Experimental Series Batches 007 And 008

Thursday, May 24, 2018

Chattanooga Whiskey's last experimental release celebrated three new unique expressions of its Tennessee High Malt: Batch 004 - Scottish Style High Malt, Batch 005 - Wheated High Malt, and Batch 006 - a Beer Barrel Finished Wheated High Malt.

Its fourth experimental release moves into the wide world of malt whiskey - Batch 007 is the Tennessee Rye Malt and Batch 008 is the Tennessee Single Malt. Made in their signature malt forward style, these are the most limited releases to date, at just around 60 cases each.

Officials said, "In addition to these new limited whiskies, we’re also very proud to announce that our Experimental Series is now our “Award Winning Experimental Series”. The results from the 2018 San Francisco World Spirits Competition are in, and Chattanooga Whiskey has brought home seven medals: five for our whiskey and two for our world-class packaging. Recognized as one of the premier spirits competitions in the world by both industry experts and consumers, we are humbled to be in a list with such great company.

"Our Experimental Series is a limited collection of single batch whiskies born from our Experimental Distillery in downtown Chattanooga. The first aged whiskey in our hometown in over 100 years, this series seeks to express uncompromised creativity and innovation within our craft. Each batch utilizes a multitude of malts, barrels, techniques and specialty ingredients to create whiskies that are truly one-of-a-kind.

"We’re celebrating this release with a sold out party on Wednesday, May 30 at 7 p.m., and Batches 007 and 008 are available to the public for purchase at the Experimental Distillery beginning at 11 a.m. on Thursday, May 31st."


Chipotle Mexican Grill Opens First Cleveland Location Tuesday

Rabbit Valley Farmers Market Has Opening Day Saturday

Petro's Chili & Chips To Open New Location In Hixson


Chipotle Mexican Grill opens its first location in Cleveland on Tuesday. This restaurant is located less than one mile from the Cleveland Towne Center and will feature a Chipotlane, a drive-thru ... (click for more)

Rabbit Valley Farmers Market in Ringgold is having their opening market day Saturday at the Market Pavilion (96 Depot Street) from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. This will be their Mother's Day market and ... (click for more)

Knoxville-based Petro’s Chili & Chips is in the final stages of prepping its newest location and is set to open its doors on Thursday with a soft opening. T he official grand opening is scheduled ... (click for more)



Dining

Chipotle Mexican Grill Opens First Cleveland Location Tuesday

Chipotle Mexican Grill opens its first location in Cleveland on Tuesday. This restaurant is located less than one mile from the Cleveland Towne Center and will feature a Chipotlane, a drive-thru pickup lane that allows customers to pick up digital orders without leaving their cars. Chipotle first came to Chattanooga in 2019, and this new restaurant will mark the fourth location ... (click for more)

Rabbit Valley Farmers Market Has Opening Day Saturday

Rabbit Valley Farmers Market in Ringgold is having their opening market day Saturday at the Market Pavilion (96 Depot Street) from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. This will be their Mother's Day market and will include a free kids craft, sign ups for the free children's program POP Club (sponsored generously by the Ringgold Telephone Company), food trucks, over 45 vendors, mimosas, and live music ... (click for more)

Breaking News

Woman Gets 6-Year Suspended Sentence In 2018 Stabbing Death Of George Deramus

A woman charged in the stabbing death of 60-year-old George Deramus pleaded guilty on Monday morning to the lesser charge of voluntary manslaughter. Tavowia Hinton, who was 49 at the time of the Dec. 2, 2018, incident, had been facing a charge of second-degree murder. She was given a six-year prison sentence, but it was suspended. Ms. Hinton was directed not to have any contact ... (click for more)

Florida Man Says Deal Should Go Through To Buy 6,161 Acres In Hamilton, Sequatchie Counties From Pattens

A Florida man has filed suit in Federal Court, saying he had a deal to buy 6,160 acres in Hamilton and Sequatchie counties from Bryan and Cartter Patten, but they are backing out of the deal. C. Lee Eggert, of Brandon, Fla., said the agreed purchase price was over $11.6 million. He acknowledged that he was being furnished the money by a logging company, Consolidated Timberlands. ... (click for more)

Opinion

Election Integrity

I find the complaints about the recent win by Weston Wamp in the Hamilton County mayor’s primary to be interesting and amusing. Interesting because of the attempt by some to portray his win as the result of some kind of nefarious manipulation by a group of clergy to get Black voters to crossover and vote for Wamp. Also interesting because for weeks it was assumed by the local political ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: "Miss Mary Frances"

I have written dozens of obituaries in my life and eulogized many people. I am not ashamed to admit I think I am good at it and I am flattered when a friend’s family approaches me to ask for my help. I have written a number of obituaries on those who are still alive who want to “proof-read” what will be turned into the funeral home and I have honored death-bed requests that this ... (click for more)