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Daily Archive: September 29, 2015

Interview, Part 2: Diageo North America Scotch Director Brian Cox

In this second part of our interview with Brian Cox, the Diageo North America Scotch whisky director expounds on the vibrant market for single malt, progress on the recently launched Haig Club single grain brand and the continuing momentum of Buchanan’s. Continue reading →

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Wine Spectator: Sonoma Vet Judy Jordan Buys Not One, But Two Oregon Vineyards

Judy Jordan, who founded J Vineyards in 1986 and grew the California winery to 150,000 cases before selling it to E.&J. Gallo earlier this year, has purchased two vineyards in Oregon’s Willamette Valley and one in California for a new project called Capra Company, which plans to use future revenues to support a nonprofit training and mentorship project. Continue reading →

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News Briefs for September 29, 2015

•The Violet Hour, Chicago’s acclaimed lounge owned by One Off Hospitality Group, has launched its own line of bottled cocktail bases under the brand name Violet Hour +. Continue reading →

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Craft Brewing And Distilling News for September 29, 2015

•Boston Beer Company will introduce a new lineup of Nitro beers under its Samuel Adams brand early next year. Continue reading →

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