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News Briefs for October 15, 2020

•Bacardi is debuting three new offerings from its Exceptional Cask series of single malt Scotch whiskies: Aberfeldy 18 Years Old ($120, 43% abv), Aberfeldy 20 Years Old ($200, 43% abv), and Craigellachie 24 Years Old ($300, 52.2% abv), all of which are rolling out this month. Continue reading →

Posted in News on October 15, 2020

Wine Spectator: Tom Seaver, Hall of Fame Pitcher and Napa Vintner, Dies at 75

Baseball Hall of Famer Tom Seaver, who found a second career growing highly coveted Napa Cabernet, has died at 75. Continue reading →

Posted in News on September 3, 2020

News Briefs for August 11, 2020

•Warner Henry, founder of California distributor The Henry Wine Group, passed away August 1 at the age of 82. Continue reading →

Posted in News on August 11, 2020

News Briefs for July 28, 2020

•It’s usually record-breaking sales that grab auction headlines, but recently a massive flop sent shockwaves through the world of whisky collecting: A whisky collection valued at $2 million raised only $236,000 at auction on July 9. Continue reading →

Posted in News on July 28, 2020

Tony Terlato, a Giant in the U.S. Wine Industry, Dies at 86

Anthony “Tony” Terlato, who devoted his life to bringing great wines to American consumers as a retailer, distributor, importer and winery owner, died early yesterday morning. Continue reading →

Posted in News on June 30, 2020

News Briefs for June 4, 2020

•Sicilian winery Donnafugata has partnered with fashion label Dolce & Gabbana on Rosa, a new rosé wine. Continue reading →

Posted in News on June 4, 2020

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