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Daily Archive: November 6, 2020

Wine Spectator: Straight Talk With Napa Winemaker Andy Erickson

A career in wine was always waiting for Andy Erickson—he just didn’t always realize it. Growing up in Indiana, the future Screaming Eagle winemaker and enology consultant was surrounded by agriculture, but after college he moved to the Bay Area to work in the advertising industry. Continue reading →

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Australia Wine Exports Top $2 Billion In Annual Value, Best Performance In 13 Years

Australian wine exports increased 4% to just under A$3 billion ($2.1b) in the 12 months through September, as shipments grew in value terms across each of the country’s top five markets. Volume dipped 0.4% to approximately 85.7 million cases. Continue reading →

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Update: GoPuff Confirms $350 Million Acquisition Of BevMo

Yesterday afternoon news emerged that delivery startup GoPuff, recently valued at $3.9 billion, was eyeing a $350 million acquisition of West Coast retailer BevMo. Continue reading →

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News Briefs for November 6, 2020

•Nikka Whisky is releasing a new version of its Taketsuru Pure Malt in the U.S. this month. Continue reading →

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Craft Brewing and Distilling News for November 6, 2020

•Purcellville, Virginia-based Catoctin Creek Distilling Company is releasing a highly limited whiskey expression. Continue reading →

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