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Daily Archive: August 12, 2019

News Alert: Heaven Hill To Acquire Black Velvet Canadian Whisky For $266 Million

Heaven Hill Brands has agreed to acquire Black Velvet Canadian whisky from Constellation Brands for $266 million, subject to regulatory approval. Continue reading →

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After 100 Years In Business, Opici Family Sees Further Opportunity Ahead

Throughout its 100-year history, Glen Rock, New Jersey-based Opici Group has been involved in every facet of the wine business. Continue reading →

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News Briefs for August 12, 2019

•WhistlePig 18, Michter’s Toasted Barrel Sour Mash, and new whiskies from Buffalo Trace, Writer’s Tears, and Glen Moray are among the offerings featured in Whisky Advocate’s latest whiskey roundup. Continue reading →

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Craft Brewing And Distilling News for August 12, 2019

•Escondido, California-based Stone Brewing released Stone Farking Wheaton w00tstout, a collaboration between the brewery, Star Trek alumnus Will Wheaton, and the website Fark. Continue reading →

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