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Wilmington-inspired cocktails to make at home

Wilmington-inspired cocktails to make at home By Allison Ballard – StarNews Online Posted Jul 26, 2020 at 6:01 AM Wilmington distillers know that there’s more to a great drink than a high-quality foundation. They’ve worked with bartenders and mixologists to...

Blue Shark Featured

Blue Shark Featured! Running area distilleries with unique visions JUNE 30, 2020 BY JESSICA MAURER, PHOTOGRAPHY BY LOGAN BURKE Read Full Article/ BROOKE BLOOMQUIST, master distiller at New Hanover County’s first distillery, Blue Shark Vodka, co-founded the company...

Blue Shark Vodka Partners with Conservation Artist Wyland

Blue Shark Vodka Partners with Conservation Artist Wyland New Collector Bottles to Debut over 4th of July Blue Shark Vodka announced a new partnership with conservation artist Wyland, who is a world-renowned whale artist, sculptor, photographer and painter of the...

Blue Thursday

Blue Thursday December 19th is officially Blue Thursday—the day that Blue Shark Vodka bottles are fully stocked and available at North Carolina ABC stores. After an amazing initial launch and faster-than-expected sell-out followed by a drought in the southern portion...

Blue Shark Vodka to Launch Statewide

Blue Shark Vodka to Launch Statewide Plans Underway for Blue Shark Preservation Blue Shark Vodka is ready to ring in the New Year with a steady stream of announcements, including a measured expansion throughout the state of North Carolina, beach sweeps, and a...

Blue Shark Vodka Joins Wilmington Sharks’ Santa Jaws Event

Blue Shark Vodka Joins Wilmington Sharks’ Santa Jaws Event Collecting Sports Equipment for Children in Need Blue Shark Vodka will partner with the Wilmington Sharks for their third annual Santa Jaws event on December 7 to collect new and gently used sports equipment...

Distill Our Hearts

DISTILL OUR HEARTS By: Joan Wilkerson Hoffmann – Encore While the Wilmington craft-beer scene continues to thrive, there’s a new liquid industry creeping into the Cape Fear region: distilleries. As of September 1, the recent approval of SB 290 will allow...

Local Distillery Makes A Splash

Local Distillery Makes A Splash BY LAURA MOORE – WilmingtonBiz With Brooke Bloomquist’s background in marketing and special events and her father’s naval career and business prowess, their masterminding of Blue Shark Vodka seemed almost inevitable. Five years...