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Daily Archive: December 9, 2014

Whisky Advocate Names Irish, Canadian, American, Craft And Japanese Whiskies Of The Year

Whisky Advocate has unveiled the winners of its annual Whisky of the Year awards across the Irish, Canadian, American, Craft and Japanese categories. Continue reading →

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Starbucks Details Alcohol Sales Expansion

Starbucks has detailed plans to expand its evening beer, wine and food menu to around 3,000 of its 11,900 U.S. outposts, reports Fortune. Continue reading →

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Stillhouse Moonshine Ramps Up Distribution, Launches New Flavors

Stillhouse Spirits Co. is rapidly expanding distribution of its namesake moonshine brand across the U.S. market. Continue reading →

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News Briefs for December 9, 2014

•The Gregoire family, former owners of Château La Rivière, have acquired Château Ripeau, a 37.8-acre St.-Emilion Grand Cru Classé estate, from Jean and Francoise de Wilde for an undisclosed sum, Wine Spectator reports.  Continue reading →

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Craft Brewing and Distilling News for December 9, 2014

•San Francisco-based Anchor Brewing is debuting a new seasonal beer, Winter Wheat. Continue reading →

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