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SWC Press Coverage

From local news to national publications, we've been featured here, there, and everywhere. We're always thrilled to discuss our spirits and our cause - read and watch below!

Tapped whiskey barrels displaying the distillery's logo sit behind the bar at Steamboat Whiskey Company
April 09, 2021

Discover Colorado’s Local Craft Distillery in Steamboat Springs

Denver7 talked to our head distiller, Corbin, and put together this great video about our creative endeavors for their Discover Colorado series.

Bartender Corey Blaben mixes drinks at the bar at Steamboat Whiskey Company on Nov. 10, 2020 in Steamboat Springs.
December 04, 2020

The Know Outdoors | How to eat and drink your way through Steamboat Springs

Steamboat Whiskey Company was profiled as a top venue for winter dining and drinking in Steamboat Springs.

Nate serves War Horse Whiskey Mules at the steak dinner's outdoor bar
September 24, 2020

Dinner and a Drink, Western-Style

Read about the Alpine Mountain Ranch & Club's Steak Dinner event, which included tasty cocktails from Steamboat Whiskey Co.

Steamboat Whiskey Company featured on the Four Seasons Steamboat website
September 02, 2020

Four Seasons Steamboat-Steamboat Whiskey Co

Four Seasons Steamboat profiled us and highlighted our unique spirits and location close to the Yampa River. We're the perfect place to visit when enjoying their vacation rentals!

An MTN TV segment shows a view of the new patio at Steamboat Whiskey Company
August 17, 2020

TMB: Steamboat Whiskey Co. Distilling and Patio!

The Morning Boat checked in with Nate and Corbin at Steamboat Whiskey Company for a Business Spotlight feature. They discussed the distilling process, the new patio, and other aspects that make SWC a special part of the Steamboat scene. 

Owner Nathan Newhall & Distiller Corbin making Homegrown Hand Sanitizer
March 28, 2020

A Look Inside How Distilleries Are Now Making Hand Sanitizer

As soon as we realized there was a need, we switched our production to making hand sanitizer. Many other distillers followed suit.

Folded napkin and menu for the Wild Game, Whiskey & Wine Event
February 27, 2020

Wild Game, Whiskey and Wine in Steamboat

Steamboat Whiskey Company's new liqueur, Whiskycello, made from Warrior Whiskey and fresh lemons, featured at a local Game Dinner, in collaboration with Alpine Mountain Ranch.

A bourbon bottle and tasting glass
September 13, 2019

Alcohol Professor- State of the Bourbon 2019

Members of the industry discuss challenges facing American Whiskey in 2019. Whiskey columnist Maggie Kimberl interviews Head Distiller Nathan Newhall and other craft distillers.

Close-up view of a glass containing whiskey and ice
September 09, 2019

Resort Lodging Company-Steamboat Whiskey Co

Steamboat Whiskey Company continues to be the only craft distillery operating in Steamboat Springs. This makes it easy to choose a Happy Hour location when you are in the mood for handcrafted cocktails! 

A vibrant drink in a glass with raspberry garnish shown on a picnic table
June 27, 2019

'Boat Libations: Summer Swigs

STEAMBOAT SPRINGS– A lot of things distinguish the Yampa Valley from other mountain towns, including the number of locally owned restaurants. These businesses work tirelessly to create seasonal food and beverage options, keeping their menus fresh and modern. 

Steamboat Whiskey Company's Sleeping Giant Gin
June 13, 2019

Sleeping Giant Gin Wins Double Gold Medal

SWC is proud to announce that Sleeping Giant Gin won a double gold medal at The Fifty Best 2019 tasting competition.

A cocktail in a glass is shown in front of distilling equipment
March 08, 2019

RECIPE: Steamboat Whiskey Co.’s The Whispering Prophetess

STEAMBOAT SPRINGS — In honor of Women’s History Month, Steamboat Whiskey Co. decided to create a unique cocktail that celebrates the woman who developed the still, which is used even today to make whiskey and moonshine.

View of a spread in the Colorado Traveler Magazine Winter Edition
December 21, 2018

More Than Whiskey

Steamboat Whiskey Company is included in Colorado Traveler Magazine-Winter 2019 edition. Learn about us and the other awesome craft distilleries that Colorado has to offer! 

A newspaper on a table open to the 'Spirit of the Season' article
November 08, 2018

Spirit of the Season

Steamboat Whiskey Co is Featured in the December 2018 Issue of Valley Voice.

A "Mountain Smoke" cocktail shown next to a bottle of Warrior Whiskey
June 19, 2018

Raise a Glass at These Veteran Owned Breweries and Distilleries

There are more than a million people serving in the U.S. Armed Forces at any given moment and more than 18 million veterans who have returned to civilian life. Here in Colorado, some of these individuals have naturally turned their hand to crafting spirits and beer. These five veteran-owned watering holes not only offer a glimpse into the owners’ personalities and histories, but many are using their businesses to give back, too.

Image from the CBS4 feature about Colorado-made Warrior Whiskey
January 08, 2018

Warrior Whiskey Helps Support Veterans, Distilled In Colorado - CBS4

STEAMBOAT SPRINGS, Colo. (CBS4) – When former Navy Seal Nathan Newhall ended his military service, he wanted to do something to help his fellow veterans. The journey led him and his business partners to create the Steamboat Whiskey Company.

Close-up shot of Warrior Whiskey bottle with other bottles of spirits in the background
December 12, 2017

The Daily Beast | Drinking For A Cause: Warrior Whiskey

Given that we’re now approaching the traditional time to make New Year’s resolutions, I’m excited to announce the launch of a new column we’ll be regularly running called Drinking for a Cause, which will showcase spirits brands that give back in some charitable manner.

Bottles of Steamboat Whiskey Company spirits in the foreground with business owners in the background
November 17, 2017

The Steamboat Pilot | A look inside Steamboat Whiskey Company

Ski Town Vodka, Sleeping Giant Gin, Sly Eye Rye, Steamboat Moonshine…yep, Steamboat finally has a craft distillery, and naming rights, like runs at the ski area, come with the territory.

Two cocktails in glasses shown on a backlit table
October 06, 2017

The Steamboat Pilot | Cooking with: Steamboat Whiskey Company

There's something about the low-lit, dark wood décor, accented by exposed pipes and a full selection of bourbons, ryes and other whiskeys behind the bar, that gives Steamboat Whiskey Company a speakeasy feel.