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Daily Archive: May 1, 2013

Trinchero Looks To Burnish Premium Credentials With Upscale Napa Valley Wines

Known for million-case wine brands like Sutter Home and Ménage à Trois, Trinchero Family Estates has also invested in California wine’s luxury end in recent years, focusing on single-vineyard Napa Cabernet Sauvignon through its Trinchero Napa Valley label. Continue reading →

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EXCLUSIVE: Fleming’s Launches Proprietary iPad Wine List

Fleming’s Prime Steakhouse and Wine Bar has gone digital with its wine list through the introduction of its proprietary WiNEPAD, an Apple iPad customized to the restaurant’s specifications. Continue reading →

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Wine Spectator: Charles Banks and Partners Buy Mayacamas Vineyards

Napa Valley’s historic Mayacamas Vineyards has been sold by longtime owner Bob Travers and acquired by investor Charles Banks and his wife, Ali, in partnership with retail entrepreneur Jay Schottenstein and his son, Joey, reports Wine Spectator. Continue reading →

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News Briefs for May 1, 2013

•Bacardi has extended its Classic Cocktails Light range with a new flavor, Light Strawberry Daiquiri. Continue reading →

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Craft Brewing And Distilling News for May 1, 2013

•Restaurant and bar chain Buffalo Wild Wings Inc. has partnered with Redhook Brewery to create a new beer for its summer drinks menu. Continue reading →

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