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Daily Archive: February 7, 2014

Despite Influx Of New Competitors, Patrón’s Progress Ramps Up

While competition in Tequila’s ultra-premium tier has been intensifying, Patrón, one of the segment’s pioneers, remains in expansion mode, advancing 5.3% to reach 2 million cases in the U.S. market in 2013, according to Impact Databank. Continue reading →

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John Parducci, Mendocino Wine Pioneer, Dies At 96

John Parducci, a pioneering Mendocino winemaker and one of the last of the Prohibition-era generation, died Feb. 4 at his Ukiah, Calif., home, Wine Spectator reports. Continue reading →

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News Briefs for February 7, 2014

•Excelsior Wines is extending its Trivento brand with a new Chardonnay-based blend. Continue reading →

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Craft Brewing and Distilling News for February 7, 2014

•Anderson Valley Brewing Company from Boonville, California is releasing the latest offering in its Wild Turkey Barl Series, Huge Arker Imperial Stout. Continue reading →

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