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Daily Archive: August 12, 2013

Wine Spectator: Forecasting Wine’s Future

America is now wine’s biggest market, and younger drinkers are starting to shape it, Wine Spectator reports. Continue reading →

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González Byass Acquires Chicago’s Vin Divino

Spain’s González Byass has acquired Chicago-based wine importer Vin Divino Ltd. from parent company Angelini Group for an undisclosed sum. Continue reading →

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News Briefs for August 12, 2013

•Reports out of Scotland say several Whyte & Mackay (W&M) board members—including United Spirits Ltd. (USL) chairman Vijay Mallya—have stepped down from the United Spirits-owned whisky producer following Diageo’s acquisition of a controlling stake in USL. Continue reading →

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Craft Brewing And Distilling News for August 12, 2013

•Atlanta’s SweetWater Brewing has introduced a new Belgian Strong Pale Ale-style beer, The Price is Wrong, to its Dank Tank Series. Continue reading →

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