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Daily Archive: August 14, 2014

Edrington Reveals Two New Malts, Prepares Groundbreaking On Macallan Distillery

The Edrington Group has revealed that a new Highland Park single malt Scotch expression, Dark Origins, will roll out in September, retailing at $80 a bottle. Continue reading →

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Facing Higher Costs, PLCB Weighs An Increase In Spirits And Wine Markups

The Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board (PLCB) is internally discussing raising the rate of its markup on spirits and wine from 30% to 35% to cover rising costs, according to the Associated Press. Continue reading →

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Wine Spectator: Nicolas Feuillatte, Champagne Entrepreneur, Dies at 88

Nicolas Feuillatte, a socialite and entrepreneur who started the Champagne brand that bears his name, has died at 88, Wine Spectator reports. Continue reading →

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News Briefs for August 14, 2014

•Diageo is set to break ground on its Shelby County, Kentucky distillery project on August 21, according to local reports. Continue reading →

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Craft Brewing and Distilling News for August 14, 2014

•Seattle’s Redhook Brewery is launching a returning seasonal, Out of Your Gourd Pumpkin Porter, available nationally through October. Continue reading →

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