Friday, June 29, 2018

In A Move To Defeat European Tariffs, The U.S. Will Be Marketing Star Trek Themed Booze

From the United Federation of Planets:

James T. Kirk Bourbon Unveiled As First In New Line Of Star Trek Branded Spirits
Today the Silver Screen Bottling Company announced a new line of officially licensed Star Trek-inspired spirits, kicking off with the launch of a James T. Kirk Straight Bourbon Whiskey. The new Kirk whiskey is described as “an artisan bourbon that celebrates Captain Kirk’s bold spirit of adventure.”

The new Kirk Bourbon is a small batch release selected from choice barrels aged between 4-12 years. According to Silver Screen Bottling, the Star Trek whiskey “exhibits a depth and richness seen in only the finest examples of bourbon with notes of caramel, Asian 5 spice and pecan” which is “crafted with the highest respect for the whiskey and for the man that bears its name.”...


Just kidding about the source. The story actually came to us via, your "source for everything new in Trek."

Not sure if Harley-Davidson will go ahead with the 'Scotty' scooter, complete with that Harley sound.
It's a branding thing.