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Daily Archive: March 24, 2016

Wine Spectator: California Court Dismisses Arsenic Lawsuit Against Wineries

For over a year now, some of California’s biggest wine producers stood accused of “poisoning” consumers with excessive levels of arsenic in 83 wine brands. Continue reading →

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DISCUS Plans Ballot Push To Boost Spirits Access In Colorado

The Distilled Spirits Council of the U.S. (DISCUS) is submitting two ballot initiatives aimed at expanding retail access to spirits in Colorado ahead of the November election. Continue reading →

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Joe Wagner Partners With Santa Barbara’s Alta Maria Vineyards

Joe Wagner, owner of Copper Cane Wine & Provisions, has announced a collaboration with James Ontiveros of Alta Maria Vineyards, based in Santa Barbara County’s Santa Maria AVA. Continue reading →

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News Briefs for March 24, 2016

•Spain’s González Byass has agreed to acquire D.O. Rías Baixas-based winery Pazos de Lusco. Continue reading →

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Craft Brewing and Distilling News for March 24, 2016

•Oregon’s Full Sail Brewing is adding two new brews, Hop Pursuit IPA and Blood Orange Wheat Ale. Continue reading →

Posted in News on March 24, 2016