Booze News

The World’s Most Fattening Boozy Drinks

The World’s Most Fattening Boozy Drinks

From a Long Island iced tea to a white Russian we reveal which drinks have the highest number of calories. A recent study claimed that the beer belly is a myth adding “there is no scientific evidence to support the assertion that beer causes weight gain”. The UK’s public health minister, Anna Soubry, recently revealed […]

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Beer News

Got a Beer Belly? Get in Shape for the Naked Beer Festival

Got a Beer Belly? Get in Shape for the Naked Beer Festival

A nudist resort in Pennsylvania is preparing to host its annual “Bare Beach Beer Bash” where nudity is not only encouraged, it’s required. For just US$18 guests to the Sunny Rest Resort’s beer festival will be able to enjoy an unlimited supply of beer from local craft breweries, but only if your arrive in the […]

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Wine News

Russia Plans $1bn Investment in Crimean Wine Industry

Russia Plans $1bn Investment in Crimean Wine Industry

The Russian Government plans to invest up to RUB30bn ($1bn) for the development of wine industry in the recently annexed Crimean and Caucasian regions. The investment plans are set to receive approval at an upcoming meeting of the Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev-led government, reported Decanter. Crimea currently has vineyards in 31,000ha in the region that […]

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Spirits News

2014 MicroLiquor Spirit Awards – Now Accepting Entrants

2014 MicroLiquor Spirit Awards – Now Accepting Entrants

2014 MicroLiquor Spirit Awards MicroLiquor Spirit Awards sponsored by Flowdesign is the world’s first spirits competition for small brands. The MicroLiquor Awards are unique in that entry to the competition is tailored exclusively to small and emerging brands in the marketplace. To be eligible, liquor brands must currently sell less than 50,000 9-liter cases. Entry Form: MicroLiquor […]

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Industry News

Italy’s Campari Buys Sicilian Rival Averna For $143MIL

Italy’s Campari Buys Sicilian Rival Averna For $143MIL

(Reuters) – Italian drinks group Davide Campari has agreed to buy Fratelli Averna in a deal valuing the Sicilian spirits company that makes Averna, Italy’s second best-selling bitter, at 103.75 million euros ($143 million).

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Winter Cocktails: Recipes For Those Chilly Winter Days

Winter Cocktails: Recipes For Those Chilly Winter Days

When the days grow shorter and the air gets crisp, it’s time to gather with friends for hot drinks and winter cocktails that’ll put a rosy glow on your chilly cheeks. In Winter Cocktails, María del Mar Sacasa and Tara Striano share more than 50 recipes for cold-weather cocktails and mixed beverages, including mulled ciders, hot toddies, wine drinks, […]

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Events

Taste Some of the World’s Finest Rosés at La Nuit En Rosé Gala Event in NYC

Taste Some of the World’s Finest Rosés at La Nuit En Rosé Gala Event in NYC

EVENT PARTNERS INCLUDE ZACHYS, RIEDEL AND WINE BAR VIN SUR VINGTThe sun-kissed coasts and slopes of balmy wine growing regions around the world will lap up against the shores of Manhattan in June when La Nuit En Rosé makes its grand debut in New York City. The brainchild of wine entrepreneur Pierrick Bouquet, La Nuit […]

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