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News Briefs for June 18, 2020

•George Dickel 11-year-old Bottled in Bond, Iowa Single Malt, and new offerings from GlenAllachie and Sam Houston are among the whiskies featured in Whisky Advocate’s latest weekly roundup. Continue reading →

Posted in News on June 18, 2020

Craft Brewing and Distilling News for February 28, 2020

•San Diego-based Cutwater Spirits, part of the Anheuser-Busch InBev portfolio, has launched Tequila Soda, a 7%-abv canned cocktail made from Tequila, house-made soda and a hint of lime. Continue reading →

Posted in News on February 28, 2020

Craft Brewing and Distilling News for February 21, 2019

•A-B InBev has agreed to acquire San Diego-based Cutwater Spirits for an undisclosed price. Continue reading →

Posted in News on February 21, 2019

Interview, Part 2: Constellation Beer’s Paul Hetterich On The Ballast Point Acquisition

EDITOR’S NOTE: With its Mexican portfolio thriving, last year Constellation Brands’ beer division jumped into the craft segment with the $1 billion acquisition of Ballast Point, the San Diego-based craft brewer. Since that deal closed, long-time Constellation executive Marty Birkel has been named president of Ballast Point, while the craft brewer’s founder Jack White and former top executives Yuseff Cherney, Jim Buechler and Earl Kight have all departed. (They’re now involved in a new venture, Cutwater Spirits, which owns former Ballast Point spirits brands Three Sheets Rum, Devil’s Share Whiskey, Fugu Vodka and others.) In this second part of SND contributing editor Terri Allan’s interview, Constellation Beer president Paul Hetterich explores how the Ballast Point deal has impacted Constellation—and whether new moves in the craft segment lie ahead. Continue reading →

Posted in News on December 8, 2016

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