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Daily Archive: May 13, 2015

Wine Spectator: Bordeaux Prices Drop, But American Wine Lovers Yawn

Bordeaux wineries hoped this would be the en primeurs campaign to woo back Americans. Continue reading →

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WSWA Takes Stake In Alcohol Delivery Service Drizly

The Wine & Spirits Wholesalers of America (WSWA) has acquired a minority stake in on-demand alcohol delivery provider Drizly. Continue reading →

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Diageo Targets Upscale Bourbon Tier With Blade And Bow Rollout

Diageo is officially launching its next play in the high-end Bourbon segment with the unveiling of its Blade and Bow Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey brand, created at the Stitzel-Weller Distillery in Louisville, Kentucky. Continue reading →

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Brewer-Clifton Taps Vintus As U.S. Distributor

New York-based fine wine sales and marketing company Vintus has entered into a long-term distribution pact with Brewer-Clifton, the Santa Rita Hills vintner that produced one of Wine Spectator’s Top 10 wines of 2014. Continue reading →

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News Briefs for May 13, 2015

•Tuscany’s Tenuta Sette Ponti, part of the Kobrand porfolio in the U.S., is introducing a new 100% Sangiovese wine, Vigna dell’Impero, which will be made only in the best vintage years. Continue reading →

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Craft Brewing and Distilling News for May 13, 2015

•San Jose, California’s Gordon Biersch Brewing Co. has released Sommerbrau, a returning summer seasonal. Continue reading →

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