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Monthly Archive: May 2012

News Briefs for May 25, 2012

•German producer Schmitt Söhne has added three new wines to its portfolio—Relax Pinot Grigio, Relax Pink and Fünf Sangria. Continue reading →

Posted in News on May 25, 2012

America’s Oldest Brewer Also One Of The Hottest

Pottsville, Pennsylvania-based D.G. Yuengling & Son, the country’s oldest brewer, continues to thrive as other traditional U.S. brewers struggle. Yuengling, which entered its 15th market last year with expansion into Ohio, posted a 14% jump in volume to 2.5 million barrels in 2011. Continue reading →

Posted in News on May 24, 2012

After First Dallas Opening, Total Wine Exploring Fort Worth, San Antonio Locations

With its first Texas store opening today in Dallas, Total Wine & More is eyeing further Lone Star State expansion. Continue reading →

Posted in News on May 24, 2012

News Briefs for May 24, 2012

•Irish Distillers will relaunch its Yellow Spot Irish whiskey brand beginning in late May. Continue reading →

Posted in News on May 24, 2012

Coppola’s Revamped Sonoma Winery In High Gear, Prepares Launch Of New Blend, Eleanor

Francis Coppola Winery, the Sonoma operation formed through the famed director and vintner’s acquisition of the former Souverain winery in 2006, is coming off its first full year of operation after a comprehensive remodeling, reportedly costing $30 million. Continue reading →

Posted in News on May 23, 2012

News Briefs for May 23, 2012

Bacardi has unveiled Bacardi Classic Cocktails Light, a new range of low-calorie, RTD beverages. Continue reading →

Posted in News on May 23, 2012

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