News Briefs for April 11, 2017April 11, 2017
•Constellation has launched new entry 7 Moons Red Blend. Sourced from California’s Central Coast and Lodi appellations, 7 Moons is a blend of Syrah, Merlot, Petite Sirah, Zinfandel, Cabernet Sauvignon, Malbec and Grenache. The 13.5%-wine sells for around $13 at retail and is also available at select on-premise locations nationwide.
•Kobrand has introduced a new rosé from Sicily’s Feudo Maccari in the U.S. Made with 100% Nero d’Avola grapes, Feudo Maccari Rosé is sourced from 25- to 30-year-old vines and aged in steel tanks. Retailing at $16 a 750-ml., it joins Feudo Maccari’s Mahâris Sicilia IGT, Saia Sicilia IGP, Nero d’Avola IGP and Grillo IGP labels in the portfolio. Established in 2000, Feudo Maccari is operated by Antonio Moretti—owner of Tuscany’s Tenuta Sette Ponti and Poggio al Lupo—and his daughter, Monika.Subscribe to Shanken News Daily’s Email Newsletter, delivered to your inbox each morning.