Barefoot Wine Launches The Barefoot ‘Bring The Bubbly’ Tour

MODESTO, Calif., Dec. 7, 2017 — Today, Barefoot Wine & Bubbly, America’s favorite wine brand and the Official Bubbly of Times Square New Year’s Eve, is kicking off the Bring the Bubbly tour. This nationwide journey will transport the official bottles of New Year’s Eve bubbly from Barefoot’s home state of California to the home of New Year’s Eve, Times Square in New York. The … Continue reading Barefoot Wine Launches The Barefoot ‘Bring The Bubbly’ Tour

The Petaluma Gap Is Named as Newest American Viticultural Area (AVA)

PETALUMA, Calif., Dec. 7, 2017 – The Petaluma Gap Winegrowers Alliance (PGWA) applauds the final rulemaking by the Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau (TTB), establishing the Petaluma Gap on California’s North Coast as its newest designated AVA. This ruling defines the unique grape-growing area in southern Sonoma County and northern Marin County and acknowledges the region’s distinctive aspects based on topography and the effects of persistent wind and fog on the … Continue reading The Petaluma Gap Is Named as Newest American Viticultural Area (AVA)

Belvedere Vodka Launches The Official Belvedere 007™ Martini

LONDON, Dec. 7, 2017 — Belvedere Vodka, the world’s original luxury vodka, is thrilled to be partnering with EON Productions to bring James Bond’s iconic “shaken, not stirred” cocktail to the finest lounges around the world. “Ordering a vodka martini signals appreciation of the classic cocktail, which has been demonstrated effortlessly by James Bond throughout the years,” said Rodney Williams, president of Belvedere Vodka. “We believe the martini … Continue reading Belvedere Vodka Launches The Official Belvedere 007™ Martini

Old Elk Distilling Introduces Spirited Selections For The Holiday Season

FORT COLLINS, Colo., Dec. 6, 2017 — In time for the holiday season, Old Elk® Distillery, named Colorado Distillery of the Year at the 2016 and 2017 New York International Spirits Competition, introduces its flagship Old Elk Blended Straight Bourbon Whiskey and seasonal release Nooku Peppermint Bourbon Cream. Old Elk Distillery – named Colorado distillery of the Year at the 2016 and 2017 New York … Continue reading Old Elk Distilling Introduces Spirited Selections For The Holiday Season

Laxton Hollow Introduces Cask Beer… To Go?

LEXINGTON, Ohio, Nov. 30, 2017 – Laxton Hollow Brewing Works, one of a small number of cask-exclusive breweries in the United States, is launching Grab-A-Cask™ mini casks into the Ohio market on December 7. The new product will contain 5 liters (1.32 gallons) of cask-conditioned ale. “We have had many requests for a portable option for our beers,” says Owner and Brewer Ken Dudley. “Cask … Continue reading Laxton Hollow Introduces Cask Beer… To Go?

2018 Brewery Release Calendars

I know that it’s hard to keep track of your favorite brewery’s beer release schedule, so I’ve started compiling a list of the most popular of the bunch for a ‘quick reference guide’ to the beers that will be hitting your favorite shelves and tap lines in 2018. Keep in mind with this… I can’t do it all.  There are literally thousands of breweries, all … Continue reading 2018 Brewery Release Calendars

Pernod Ricard Introduces Jameson Caskmates IPA Edition

NEW YORK, Nov. 30, 2017 – Jameson® Irish Whiskey introduces Jameson Caskmates IPA Edition, combining the smooth taste of Jameson and hoppy notes from IPA craft beer, together in one whiskey. Nearly two years after Dave Quinn, Head of Whiskey Science at Jameson, and Shane Long, head brewer at a local Irish brewery, created the idea and taste behind Jameson Caskmates, the brand is expanding … Continue reading Pernod Ricard Introduces Jameson Caskmates IPA Edition