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Daily Archive: April 2, 2013

EXCLUSIVE: Phillips Projects UV To Hit 2 Million Cases This Year

Minnesota-based Phillips Distilling continues to see explosive growth with its UV vodka brand, whose volume has nearly doubled since 2009, reaching 1.6 million cases on 34% growth last year, according to Impact Databank. Continue reading →

Posted in News on April 2, 2013

Wine Spectator: Latour’s Release Of Older Wines Gets Mixed Response

On March 19th, Bordeaux first growth Château Latour announced the release of three wines from past vintages, including Latour 1995, from the winery’s cellars. Continue reading →

Posted in News on April 2, 2013

Scotch Whisky Value Surges 16% In U.S., Even As Volume Slips

Scotch whisky exports to the U.S. continue to show a strong premiumization trend, as their value climbed 16% last year to £758 million ($1.15b), despite a 2% decline in volume. Continue reading →

Posted in News on April 2, 2013