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Daily Archive: January 22, 2013

Brewers See Opportunity In Beer-Wine Hybrids

Several years ago, a few craft brewers began experimenting with wine grapes and wine grape juice in their beers. Continue reading →

Posted in News on January 22, 2013

Whisky Advocate Names American Whiskey Of The Year

Earlier today, Whisky Advocate named Four Roses 2012 Limited Edition Small Batch as its American Whiskey of the Year. Continue reading →

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News Briefs for January 22, 2013

Beam Inc. has sold a number of value brands to Luxco Inc., including Wolfschmidt vodka, Calvert (Lord Calvert Canadian, Calvert Extra and gin), Bellows (blended whiskey, Bourbon, gin, rum, Scotch and vodka), Dark Eyes vodka, Canada House Canadian and Tempo Triple Sec. Continue reading →

Posted in News on January 22, 2013

Craft Brewing And Distilling News for January 22, 2013

•Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin-based Jacob Leinenkugel Brewing Co., part of MillerCoors’ Tenth & Blake unit, has unveiled its latest spring/summer seasonal, Canoe Paddler. Continue reading →

Posted in News on January 22, 2013