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Daily Archive: November 6, 2013

Exclusive: Bacchus Launches “Wineworks” Sales And Marketing Unit With Highly Rated Trio

Bacchus Capital Management—the San Francisco-based private equity firm formed by industry veteran Sam Bronfman and investment bankers Peter Kaufman and Henry Owsley—is set to open its own sales and marketing unit, BCM Wineworks. Continue reading →

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Wine Spectator: Charlie Trotter Dies at 54

Charlie Trotter, the cerebral, passionate chef who owned and operated what was for many years America’s best restaurant, died Nov. 5 in his hometown of Chicago. Continue reading →

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Accolade Acquires Range Of Premium Wines From New Zealand’s Mud House

Aiming to expand its presence in wine’s premium segment, Accolade Wines has acquired the portfolio of New Zealand wine company Mud House. Continue reading →

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News Briefs for November 6, 2013

•Single malt Scotch The Dalmore Selected by Daniel Boulud is being extended into national distribution. Continue reading →

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Craft Brewing and Distilling News for November 6, 2013

•Escondido, California-based Stone Brewing Co. has increased availability of its Double Bastard Ale and Southern Charred entries nationwide. Continue reading →

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