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News Briefs for September 19, 2014

•Proximo Spirits has repackaged and repositioned its Boodles gin brand, backing it with a new campaign under the tagline “Proper British Gin.” Continue reading →

Posted in News on September 19, 2014

Sonoma Harvest Wine Auction Raises Record $4 Million, Reports Wine Spectator

It was plenty hot at the Sonoma Harvest Wine Auction on August 31, and it wasn’t just the temperature. Continue reading →

Posted in News on September 3, 2014

Rare Offering Of Rye Whiskey Far Surpasses Pre-Sale Estimates At Chicago Auction

In an unusual offering, the Chicago auction house Hart Davis Hart Wine Co. last weekend sold a case of 24 pints of Dougherty’s Private Stock Pure Rye Whiskey, distilled in 1917 before Prohibition and then bottled in bond in 1930 at the Philadelphia-based Dougherty’s as a medicinal spirit, for $19,120. Continue reading →

Posted in News on July 2, 2014

Wine Spectator: Roy Welland Will Consign His $15 Million Wine Collection To Wally’s

Just a year after it opened for business, Wally’s Auctions has snagged one of the world’s most impressive collections of Burgundy for the auction block, Wine Spectator reports. Continue reading →

Posted in News on June 12, 2014

News Briefs for December 18, 2013

•Diageo is amping up Bulleit Bourbon’s marketing spend as the Impact “Hot Brand” targets international expansion. Continue reading →

Posted in News on December 18, 2013

Wine Spectator: Wally’s Auctions Joins The New York Market With Big First Sale

Wally’s Auctions with Crush Wines conducted their inaugural sale in New York on Nov. 13. Continue reading →

Posted in News on November 19, 2013

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