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Daily Archive: May 16, 2022

California Sparkling Wines Drive Premiumization Trend

While much of the recent attention within the sparkling wine market in the U.S. has been focused on European categories like Champagne, Prosecco, and Cava, domestic sparklers have also been making strides lately—and premiumization has been taking root as drinkers continue to reach for higher-end bottles. Continue reading →

Posted in News on May 16, 2022

Big Smoke Meets WhiskyFest Returns For Round Two

This Memorial Day weekend, Big Smoke Meets WhiskyFest is returning for its second run, promising a night of superb cigars, outstanding whiskies, and opportunities for pairings aplenty. Continue reading →

Posted in News on May 16, 2022

News Briefs for May 16, 2022

•Bushmills The Rare Casks 29 year old Pedro Ximénez Cask, Chicken Cock Island Rooster, and newcomers from American Highway Reserve and Brush Creek are among the offerings featured in Whisky Advocate’s latest weekly roundup. Continue reading →

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Craft Brewing and Distilling News for May 16, 2022

•Chris Jackson of Jackson Family Wines is acquiring Golden State Cider for an undisclosed sum. Continue reading →

Posted in News on May 16, 2022