Booze News

Want a taste of David Beckham? Well, you’re in luck!

Want a taste of David Beckham? Well, you’re in luck!

David Beckham’s New $77 Whiskey Hits Stores in London! The 39-year-old soccer star’s new whiskey has finally hit stores in London. The new liquor, called Haig Club Single Grain Scotch Whisky, is now available for purchase at U.K. department store Selfridges for the cool price of $77 (or £45). Beckham co-created the whiskey along with […]

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Beer News

Amateur rocketeers to launch beer into ‘space’ – drink it on return to Earth

Amateur rocketeers to launch beer into ‘space’ – drink it on return to Earth

Team Numb from Portland, Oregon will launch a keg of beer this September The group of amateur rocket enthusiasts has done two launches before Their small rocket will launch to a height of 20,000 feet above the ground Admittedly that’s quite a long way from ‘space’, which is 330,000 feet high The cargo the rocket […]

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Wine News

Chinese taking interest in Paso Robles wineries

Chinese taking interest in Paso Robles wineries

Chinese investors have shown increasing interest in the California wine market over the last few years and are now targeting wineries in the Paso Robles region for purchase. [KSBY] China is now the fifth largest export market for California wines. Templeton real estate broker David Crabtree said that interested buyers from Mainland China come to […]

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Spirits News

Kentucky bourbon distillers filled 1.2 million barrels in 2013

Kentucky bourbon distillers filled 1.2 million barrels in 2013

Kentucky’s bourbon renaissance shows no sign of slowing down: The state’s distilleries filled 1.2 million barrels in 2013, according to the Kentucky Distillers’ Association. That tops 2012′s production of slightly more than 1 million barrels. The 2013 production is the highest since 1970, according to the KDA. At the end of 2013, there were almost […]

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Industry News

Pernod Ricard fails to meet alcohol marketing rules

Pernod Ricard fails to meet alcohol marketing rules

British trade body Portman Group has announced that French wines and spirits firm Pernod Ricard has failed to meet the alcohol marketing rules. The company is said to have failed to communicate the alcoholic nature of its Pernod spirit with absolute clarity. According to the Independent Complaints Panel, the front label on the spirit bottle […]

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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

Do not miss this wine & a movie! LearnAboutWine presents “Supemensch”

Do not miss this wine & a movie! LearnAboutWine presents “Supemensch”

If you don’t know who Shep Gordon is, scroll down and watch the trailer and you will want to know more. “Supermensch” Shep Gordon will appear in person on Friday, June 6 for a Q&A after the 7:40pm show (with additional special guest Actor Tom Arnold) and Saturday, June 7 for a Q&A after the […]

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