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Daily Archive: November 17, 2017

Wine Spectator Reveals Its Wine Of The Year: Duckhorn Merlot Napa Valley Three Palms Vineyard 2014

Wine Spectator has named Duckhorn Merlot Napa Valley Three Palms Vineyard 2014 as its Wine of the Year, culminating a week-long countdown. Continue reading →

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Whisky Advocate Names Elijah Craig Barrel Proof As Its 2017 Whisky Of The Year

Yesterday, Whisky Advocate announced Elijah Craig Barrel Proof as its 2017 Whisky of the Year. The 12-year-old barrel proof expression from Heaven Hill Brands retails at $60. Continue reading →

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Deutsch Family Extends Redemption With High-End “The Ancients” Collection

Deutsch Family Wine & Spirits’ Redemption Whiskey has debuted The Ancients collection, a line of limited-edition, cask-strength expressions. Initial releases under The Ancients range include a Barrel Proof Rye and a 36-Year-Old Bourbon. Continue reading →

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Wine Spectator: A Changing Of The Guard At Bordeaux’s Iconic Lafite Rothschild

Baron Eric de Rothschild, chairman of Domaines Barons de Rothschild (DBR), the wine company that includes the iconic Bordeaux first-growth Château Lafite Rothschild, has confirmed a once-in-a-generation transition in leadership. Continue reading →

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News Briefs for November 17, 2017

•Gem & Bolt Mezcal has added industry veteran John Esposito to its board of directors. Continue reading →

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Craft Brewing and Distilling News for November 17, 2017

•Craft beer growth continues to slow in IRI beer channels, increasing less than 4% to 92.2 million cases for the year-to-date period ending November 5, 2017. Continue reading →

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