News Briefs for October 7, 2022October 7, 2022
•Código 1530 is launching Estate Harvest Still Strength Blanco, a new limited edition Tequila. The spirit is distilled from agave plants grown on Código’s own land and fermented in French oak barrels before distillation and bottling at 45% abv. The Tequila is now available in select locations across the U.S. for a suggested price of $79 a bottle. Estate Harvest Still Strength Blanco joins Blanco, Rosa, Reposado, Añejo, and “Origen” Extra-Añejo, as well as two mezcal offerings, in Código’s portfolio.
•Constellation Brands has added a new limited-edition collection of wines to the Prisoner brand, with proceeds benefitting Rubicon Programs. The 3-pack of California wines retails for $225 and consists of a Viognier, a Malbec, and a Tempranillo, all with artwork by Chris Burnett. Rubicon Programs is a San Francisco-based non-profit that works in communities disproportionately affected by poverty and the inequities of the criminal justice system. The collection will be released annually by Constellation and the Prisoner.Subscribe to Shanken News Daily’s Email Newsletter, delivered to your inbox each morning.