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Daily Archive: May 26, 2022

Simon Hunt Partners With UFC’s Dana White On Howler Head Banana Bourbon

Industry veteran Simon Hunt, formerly chief executive of William Grant & Sons, has partnered with Dana White, president of mixed martial arts league UFC, on the Howler Head Banana Bourbon brand. Continue reading →

Posted in News on May 26, 2022

Riboli Family Opens Avanti Division Dedicated To Upscale Wine Brands

California’s Riboli Family Wines has opened a new division focusing on ultra-premium and luxury wine brands from France, Italy, New Zealand, and other regions. Continue reading →

Posted in News on May 26, 2022

Wine Spectator: Haut-Brion Auction For A Cause Raises $6.23 Million

Sotheby’s offered an unprecedented sale of wines from the cellar of Domaine Clarence Dillon’s CEO, Prince Robert de Luxembourg, on May 21, and the response was impressive. Continue reading →

Posted in News on May 26, 2022

News Briefs for May 25, 2022

•American whiskey blender Dixon Dedman is introducing 2XO Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey.  Continue reading →

Posted in News on May 26, 2022

Craft Brewing and Distilling News for May 25, 2022

•Klyr rum has purchased Lewisberry, Pennsylvania’s Holy Water Distillery for an undisclosed sum. Continue reading →

Posted in News on May 26, 2022