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20K burning a hole in your pocket? Macallan single malt in Lalique makes a nice gift

20K burning a hole in your pocket? Macallan single malt in Lalique makes a nice gift

Famed Speyside distillery The Macallan and legendary crystal maker Lalique are coming out with their latest highly-prized collaboration in time for the holidays. The Macallan in Lalique Curiously Small Stills decanter, the fourth in the covetable series of single malt presentations, contains an exceptionally rare 60-year-old whisky. Limited to only 400 numbered pieces worldwide, with only 72 of […]

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• More celeb booze: Enrique Iglesias partners with Atlantico Rum

More celeb booze: Enrique Iglesias partners with Atlantico Rum

The smooth sexy voice of Enrique Iglesias is speaking out about a smooth luxury rum from the Dominican Republic that strikes his fancy. The love affair has apparently become serious as Iglesias recently announced a partnership with the up and coming new Atlantico brand of rum. With more than 58 million albums sold worldwide, Enrique […]

• Diageo’s New Hispanic Strategy Includes Big Buy on Univision

Diageo’s New Hispanic Strategy Includes Big Buy on Univision

Spirits Maker Looks to Woo Growing Demo Away From Beer. Seeking to boost Hispanic consumption, liquor giant Diageo is turning to TV, making a major upfront buy on Univision Communication’s Galavision cable network as well as on every owned and operated Univision station. The year-long deal represents the first time a liquor company has bought […]

• Beer Companies Tap Latino Market

Beer Companies Tap Latino Market

Bilingual Cartons and a Cuban-American Rapper Figure in Beer Makers’ Plans to Tap Growing Market. The world’s brewing giants, struggling to eke out growth in the sluggish U.S. market, are stepping up their courtship of the country’s Hispanics. This summer, MillerCoors is rolling out bilingual packaging in the U.S., adding Spanish to the cartons that […]

• Oh NO! Shortage of champagne as producers caught empty

Oh NO! Shortage of champagne as producers caught empty

Champagne could be in short supply by April, because producers have been caught out by a surprise boom in demand. Makers had been badly hit by the “prosecco years” when drinkers turned to cheaper bottles of fizz such as the Italian sparkling wine and Spanish cava. With the “feel-good factor” deserting consumers as the economic […]

• Sherry Enjoys A Revival

Sherry Enjoys A Revival

Sherry, the unfashionable fortified wine, is enjoying a major revival, according to sales figures. Often dismissed as a tipple enjoyed by grandmothers at Christmas, sherry is flying off the shelves and appearing on the menus of an increasing number of restaurants, as well as being championed by celebrity chefs. Wine experts said they were thrilled […]