Exclusive news and research on the wine, spirits and beer business

Daily Archive: July 11, 2012

Brugal Aims To Steal Vodka Share With Its First Premium White Rum

Edrington Group’s Brugal rum brand is launching Brugal Extra Dry—its first premium white rum offering—exclusively in the U.S. market through Edrington’s U.S. distributor Rémy Cointreau USA. Continue reading →

Posted in News on July 11, 2012

Wine Spectator: Bordeaux 2011 Futures Fizzle As Customers Balk At Prices

The 2011 vintage may be remembered as a missed opportunity for Bordeaux, says Wine Spectator. Continue reading →

Posted in News on July 11, 2012

News Briefs for July 11, 2012

•Wine shipments from the Rhône Valley to the U.S. market were up 17% by volume and 27% by value last year, according to trade group Inter-Rhône. Continue reading →

Posted in News on July 11, 2012

Craft Brewing And Distilling News for July 11, 2012

•Delaware-based Dogfish Head Brewery is bringing its Indian Brown Ale to five new West Coast states as a year-round offering. Starting mid-July, the 7.2%-abv brew will be available in California, Arizona, Washington, Oregon and Colorado. Continue reading →

Posted in News on July 11, 2012