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Daily Archive: October 1, 2015

DISCUS Names Kraig Naasz As Its New President And CEO

The Distilled Spirits Council of the U.S. (DISCUS) has named Kraig Naasz president and CEO, effective January 1, 2016. Continue reading →

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With Growth Accelerating, Glenfiddich Debuts New Core Whisky, 14-Year-Old Bourbon Barrel Reserve

With its Balvenie single malt Scotch benefiting from a surging 14-year-old offering, William Grant & Sons is extending its larger Glenfiddich label with a 14-year-old expression as well.

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Fetzer Sees Hobbs Partnership Yielding Increased Quality

Following its move earlier this year to partner with winemaker Paul Hobbs, Concha y Toro’s Fetzer Vineyards is already seeing significant improvements in viticulture and wine quality, the company tells SND. Continue reading →

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Pernod Extends Super-Premium Glenlivet Nàdurra Range With Peated Cask Finish

Pernod Ricard is adding to The Glenlivet’s Nàdurra portfolio with a new cask-strength offering finished in peated casks. Continue reading →

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News Briefs for October 1, 2015

•When the Coravin was launched in July 2013, there were plenty of skeptics: Could the device really extract a glass of wine from a bottle and leave the remainder sealed and fresh? And was there a market for that? Continue reading →

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Craft Brewing and Distilling News for October 1, 2015

•Fort Collins, Colorado’s Odell Brewing Company is introducing a Fall-Winter Montage Variety Pack, including its new Rawah Rye IPA. Continue reading →

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