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Daily Archive: December 3, 2013

Price Increases, Uptrading Driving Italian Wine’s Value Growth

After a 1% decline in shipments to 27 million cases in 2012, Italian wine is expected to be back in positive growth territory in the U.S. market by year-end, with volume estimated to rise 3%-5%. Continue reading →

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Whisky Advocate’s Exclusive Report On Scotland’s New “Distillery For Hire”

Plans are afoot to build Scotland’s new “Distillery for Hire,” Whisky Advocate reports exclusively in its Winter 2013 issue, released this week. Continue reading →

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News Briefs for December 3, 2013

•Phillips Distilling’s UV vodka brand has unveiled its latest flavored entry, UV Sriracha. Continue reading →

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Craft Brewing and Distilling News for December 3, 2013

Wirtz Beverage has partnered with 4 Hands Brewing Co. to launch the St. Louis-based brewer’s craft portfolio in Chicago. Continue reading →

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