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Whisky Advocate: Uncle Nearest’s Fawn Weaver On #TasteWithSpace

When Fawn Weaver went chasing down the history of Nearest Green, the enslaved man who taught Jack Daniel how to distill, she never expected to find a love story. Continue reading →

Posted in News on July 2, 2020

French Luxury Group EPI Takes Majority Stake In Folio Fine Wine Partners

In case you missed last night’s news alert, French luxury goods firm, EPI, has signed a deal to become a partner and controlling owner of Folio Fine Wine Partners, a Napa-based importer, marketing, and distribution company owned by Michael Mondavi and family. Continue reading →

Posted in News on July 2, 2020

Massachusetts Gears Up For Next Licensing Battle With Cumberland Farms

Convenience store chain Cumberland Farms threw in the towel on this year’s proposed ballot question to allow itself unlimited licenses to sell beer and wine in Massachusetts, but the fight is far from over. Continue reading →

Posted in News on July 2, 2020

News Briefs for July 2, 2020

•Bombay Sapphire is launching its first artist-designed bottle. Continue reading →

Posted in News on July 2, 2020

Wine Spectator: French Wine Firm EPI Buys Majority Stake in Michael Mondavi’s Folio

French luxury goods firm, EPI, signed a deal today to become a partner and controlling owner of Folio Fine Wine Partners, a Napa-based importer, marketing, and distribution company owned by Michael Mondavi and family. Continue reading →

Posted in News on July 1, 2020

Constellation’s Mexican Beer Production Ramps Back Up, But Fiscal Year Outlook Remains Uncertain

Constellation Brands saw its Mexican beer production climb back to normal levels in June after a reduction in output due to Covid-19, but the company says the outlook for its current fiscal year remains uncertain due to the highly volatile conditions brought on by the pandemic. Continue reading →

Posted in News on July 1, 2020

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