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Tag Archives: Thursday

• How modern. Quebecers can now bring back booze from the rest of Canada

How modern. Quebecers can now bring back booze from the rest of Canada

It’s not quite signing the Constitution, but Quebec is joining the rest of the country in an area many people will find just as important. Quebecers will now be legally allowed to bring back alcohol from the rest of Canada for their personal consumption. Finance Minister Carlos Leitao said Thursday that Quebec was the last […]

• Distillers paid tastings of spirits legalized by Gov. Brown

Distillers paid tastings of spirits legalized by Gov. Brown

Gov. Jerry Brown has signed legislation allowing local distillers of bourbon, whiskey and fruit-based liqueurs in California to offer paid tastings to the public to market their products. Assemblywoman Nancy Skinner (D-Berkeley) introduced the measure in response to the growing artisan spirits industry in California. Currently, distilleries can provide complementary samples but, unlike breweries and […]

• Hooray! IPA Day Is Back August 1!

Hooray! IPA Day Is Back August 1!

Woot! Summer is here, and you know what that means—IPA Day is right around the corner! On Thursday, Aug. 1, join beer enthusiasts, breweries and bars across the globe in a collective toast to one of craft beer’s most iconic styles: the India pale ale. Founded in 2011, IPA Day is a universal movement created to […]

• Finland Brewery To Make Beer Inspired By Bottles Found In Shipwreck

Finland Brewery To Make Beer Inspired By Bottles Found In Shipwreck

Local authorities on the Aland Islands in the Baltic Sea say a local brewer will begin producing a beer inspired by bottles found in a 19th century shipwreck three years ago. Five bottles of beer, along with 168 bottles of champagne, were pulled from a submerged schooner that experts believe sank in the 1840s. Aland […]

• Tasty Thursday Night @ Bow&Truss in NoHo

Tasty Thursday Night @ Bow&Truss in NoHo

~ Reporter DR Stewart Last Thursday, as February died a peaceful death, Boozenews got treated to a select group tasting of whiskey, sherry and small plates at NoHo’s Bow&Truss. Bow&Truss is one of the many new classy joints making its way into the NoHo art district renaissance. Bow&Truss comes at with you an upscale menu […]

• Constellation Courts Millennials With 50 New Wine Brands

Constellation Courts Millennials With 50 New Wine Brands

–Company plans to launch more than 50 new wine brands and extensions this year, above last year’s 25 –Wine launches come as Constellation’s total domestic wine business has lagged the overall market –Constellation hopes to court Millennial drinkers, who have driven wine category’s growth in recent years An evolving palate and high interest in wines […]

• Fergie’s Booze-Peddling “Late Night with Jimmy Fallon” Visit

Fergie’s Booze-Peddling “Late Night with Jimmy Fallon” Visit

Paying a visit to NBC Studios, Stacy “Fergie” Ferguson made an appearance on Thursday night’s (March 22) episode of “Late Night with Jimmy Fallon“. The Black Eyed Peas frontwoman took to the talk show to promote her new line of low calorie vodka, Voli, while also being reminded by Fallon about an awkward moment from […]

• Sad But True: Dad Booked For DUI En Route to Bailing Out Son for DUI

Sad But True: Dad Booked For DUI En Route to Bailing Out Son for DUI

Is this the greatest drunk driving episode ever to grace the pixels of this news blog, no mean holding pen for past booze and car related spectacles of epic stature? When the Society of Professional Journalists finally gets its act together and opens nominations for a Best DUI News Story category, this is a shoe […]