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Daily Archive: July 13, 2012

Exclusive: Terlato To Debut First Jack Nicklaus White Wine

Terlato Wine Group tells Shanken News Daily it will introduce the first white wine under the Jack Nicklaus Wines umbrella, a 2011 Nicklaus Private Reserve Napa Valley, beginning in select markets before going national next year. Continue reading →

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Darden Acquires Fast-Growing Yard House Restaurant Chain For $585M

Darden Restaurants Inc., whose brand portfolio includes the Olive Garden, Red Lobster and LongHorn Steakhouse brands, has agreed to acquire craft beer-focused restaurant and bar chain Yard House from private equity firm TSG Consumer Partners LLC for $585 million. Continue reading →

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News Briefs for July 13, 2012

•Palm Bay International is launching a new Italian wine brand in the U.S. market, Umbria-sourced Tenuta Castelbuono. Continue reading →

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Craft Brewing And Distilling News for July 13, 2012

•Portland, Maine-based Shipyard Brewing has leased space at Memphis, Tennessee contract facility City Brewing in order to increase its production capacity. Continue reading →

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