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Daily Archive: October 18, 2017

Exclusive: Sparkling Wine Driving Industry Growth In 2017

Facing fierce competition from spirits and a still sluggish on-premise environment, the U.S. wine market is projected to inch ahead at a modest 1.1% pace this year and reach 330 million nine-liter cases. Continue reading →

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Wine Spectator: Northern California Vintners Assess Wildfire Damage

The smoke and ash remain thick over large parts of Sonoma and Napa Counties, but residents are returning and businesses are reopening. Continue reading →

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News Briefs for October 18, 2017

•Diageo-owned Cîroc vodka has launched a new flavored expression, French Vanilla. Continue reading →

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Craft Brewing and Distilling News for October 18, 2017

•New Paltz, New York-based Coppersea Distilling has appointed Blueprint Brands, a division of The Sheehan Family Cos., as its distributor in New York, with more markets to follow next year. Continue reading →

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