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Mezcal Rides A Surge Of Popularity In The U.S.

Though it remains a small player within the overall spirits universe, mezcal is enjoying a major boost in popularity, especially in the United States. Continue reading →

Posted in News on February 15, 2018

News Briefs for January 29, 2018

•Diageo’s Casamigos Tequila brand is reportedly set to expand into the mezcal category this spring. Continue reading →

Posted in News on January 29, 2018

Pernod Enters Mezcal With Del Maguey Buy

Pernod Ricard has taken a majority stake in Del Maguey Single Village Mezcal for an undisclosed sum. Continue reading →

Posted in News on June 8, 2017

Mezcal, the “Other” Mexican Spirit, Shows Strong Niche Growth In The U.S. Market

Distilled from agave plants native to Mexico’s southern region in and around Oaxaca, Mezcal has flourished since the Spanish Conquest. Continue reading →

Posted in News on December 27, 2012

News Briefs for July 27, 2012

•Dominique Hériard Dubreuil will step down as chairman of Rémy Cointreau by the end of 2012. Continue reading →

Posted in News on July 27, 2012

News Briefs for February 10, 2012

•Royal Wine Corp. has rolled out a new extension to its Bartenura wine brand. Bartenura Sparkling Moscato—a “dolce spumante” wine sourced from Italy’s Piemonte region—is available now in the New York and New Jersey markets. Continue reading →

Posted in News on February 10, 2012

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