From a press release: Allied Domecq Spirits, North America (NYSE:AED), a marketing-led brands business, proudly announces that seven of the Company's brands received accolades from leading industry trade publication Impact and publisher Adams Beverage Group for outstanding growth in 2004. (Among them...) Maker's Mark(R) bourbon received one of the Impact "Hot Brands" awards. Maker's Mark bourbon has increased its growth rate in each of the past three years due to a loyal following of bourbon drinkers, driving volume at an average of 14.1 percent per year.

SOURCE: Allied Domecq Spirits