- Beverage Dynamics Retailer Wine Selections: Zinfandels
The Beverage Dynamics National Retailer Wine Panel recommends a lineup of top quality/value zinfandels.
For this issue, we asked members of the Panel to recommend some of their favorite zinfandels. As always, these selections include brief tasting notes, a rating and the wine’s retail price (which varies from store to store and market to market).
- Absolut Hibiskus
Absolut Hibiskus is the latest flavor in Pernod Ricard’s Absolut vodka family. Featuring a blend of hibiscus and pomegranate, Hibiskus is slightly acidic, with a berry flavor underlined by notes of pomegranate, according to the company. The vodka has a suggested retail price of $21 for a 750-ml. bottle.
- Angel’s Envy Rye Whiskey
Angel’s Envy Rye Whiskey, a super-premium whiskey made using 95% rye and 5% malted barley. The whiskey is aged for six years in American new charred oak barrels and finished in Caribbean rum casks for up to 18 months. The 100-proof whiskey is available for a suggested retail price of $79.99 for a 750-ml. bottle.
- Celebrities Uncork the Wine Business
Forget clothing lines: More celebrities seem to be putting their stamp on wine.
- ProWein Releases Top Tips for US Visitors
The city of DÃ¼sseldorf, Germany rolls out the red carpet for visitors to ProWein, International Trade Fair Wines and Spirits, which takes place March 24-26, 2013. For attendees from America, here are some tips on attending the event.
- Proximo to Take Over Distribution of Jose Cuervo
Jose Cuervo, which is currently distributed in the U.S. and Canada by Diageo, will move to Proximo Spirits as of July 1. Proximo is a privately held company based in New Jersey, which also imports 1800 Tequila and other brands.
- Chivas & Pininfarina at Maserati of Manhattan
On Tuesday, February 26, Chivas 18 and Pininfarina enthusiasts gathered at The Maserati dealership in Manhattan for the unveiling of the new limited edition Chivas 18 bottle “The Drop”. Approximately 100 guests admired the display of Chivas 18 Pininfarina bottle editions alongside Pininfarina-designed cars as they enjoyed signature cocktails created for the event.
- Porton & Mario Testino
On Saturday, February 23rd, PortÃ³n – the flavorful and versatile ultra-premium white spirit – served as the beverage of choice to toast Peruvian fashion photographer Mario Testino’s first exhibition in seven years.
Specialty Information Media – Copyright 2013
|Digital Issues||Calendar||Consumption Trends|
|Contact Us||RSS Feeds||Beverage Research|