Booze News

Apparently drinking semen is a big deal in New Zealand

Apparently drinking semen is a big deal in New Zealand

So, The Green Man Pub in Wellington, New Zealand is launching a stag semen “milked” stout and, if you’re concerned about the quality of the semen, pub co-owner Steve Drummond is reassuring, “It’s export-quality semen, we only deal with the best.” This isn’t the first time the pub has come up with some ‘exotic’ offerings. In 2011, […]

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Beer News

Yup, Lululemon’s makin’ beer to go with downward facing dog!

Yup, Lululemon’s makin’ beer to go with downward facing dog!

“Beer, it’s the new yoga pant. Wednesday, it’s the new Friday.” Strange bed partners. Or are they? Canadian yoga giant, Lululemon is getting into the beer business producing a run of 80,000 cans call Curiosity Lager in collaboration with Stanley Park Brewing in Vancouver. They’re producing it for the Seawheeze half marathon on August 15. Seems like a targeted business […]

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Wine News

Stars of Pinot 2015 Wine Tasting Coming Up 8/19

Stars of Pinot 2015 Wine Tasting Coming Up 8/19

Taste over 100 varieties of Pinot Noir by 40 of the worlds top producers. The STARS of Pinot will be a showcase of both well-known high tier producers and exciting new top quality brands. We invite relevant press and trade accounts to attend an effective trade tasting, and market and promote a successful consumer event with […]

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Spirits News

Blast off! Suntory whisky’s going to space!

Blast off! Suntory whisky’s going to space!

Getting ahead of the game, Japanese booze behemoth Suntory Holdings is sending  six samples of its kickass whisky and other alcoholic beverages to the International Space Station in August. Suntory is sending up the samples for a year as it wants to check out how these samples age in zero gravity. Then, back at home assuming […]

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Industry News

Remy Cointreau banks on premium spirits to boost profit

Remy Cointreau banks on premium spirits to boost profit

Maker of Remy Martin cognac and Cointreau liqueur also hands investors 20% dividend increase. Remy Cointreau has posted higher-than-expected annual profit, despite a difficult year in China, saying it will accelerate a drive to sell higher-priced spirits to boost profit margins, sending its shares up to 8 per cent higher. The maker of Remy Martin […]

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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

Stars of Pinot 2015 Wine Tasting Coming Up 8/19

Stars of Pinot 2015 Wine Tasting Coming Up 8/19

Taste over 100 varieties of Pinot Noir by 40 of the worlds top producers. The STARS of Pinot will be a showcase of both well-known high tier producers and exciting new top quality brands. We invite relevant press and trade accounts to attend an effective trade tasting, and market and promote a successful consumer event with […]

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