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Tröegs Freaky Squeeze

Tröegs Freaky Squeeze

Tröegs Independent Brewing has announced the release of Freaky Squeeze, a new line of alcoholic drinks made with real fruit. The independent, family-owned brewery is leading with two flavors: Black Cherry Limeade and Peach Orangeade....
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Podcast: Talking Alcohol Trends with Southern Glazer’s Bridget Albert

How much growth is left for Ready-to-Drink beverages? What does cannabis descheduling mean for the alcohol industry? Was Sazerac smart to purchase BuzzBallz? We discuss all this and more in this episode, with Bridget...
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What’s the Future of the Whisky Industry?

The whisky category is in a weird place in 2024. How did we get here? Our modern brown spirits boom reached recent highs during the Covid pandemic, as people stuck at home bought lots and...
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2025 Bourbon Classic Tickets Go On Sale

Tickets for the 2025 Bourbon Classic have gone live. Tickets are available at BourbonClassic.com. The event will take place Feb. 19-22, 2025, in Louisville, KY. The 2025 Bourbon Classic weekend events will take place at the...
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Uncle Nearest Acquires Square One Organic Spirits

Uncle Nearest, which last year purchased Domaine Saint Martin, has announced the acquisition of Square One Organic Spirits. Since 2004, Square One has been dedicated to producing exclusively USDA-certified organic spirits. Celebrating its 20th anniversary,...
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Founders All Day IPA Gets a New Look

Founders All Day IPA, originally launched in 2009 and today one of the leading craft beers, has undergone a rebranding. This is the product's first brand refresh since 2011. Updating the look and feel of All...
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Samuel Adams Introduces American Light

With more drinkers, especially younger generations, looking for lighter options, The Boston Beer Company has launched Samuel Adams American Light. This is a light lager with an ABV of 4.2% and only 115 calories. "We know...
Madam Paleta Flavored Tequila

Madam Paleta Tequila

Madam Paleta is made in Jalisco, Mexico, and features 100% Blue Agave from the Los Altos de Jalisco area. Launch flavors include Pineapple, Grapefruit and Tamarind. "Madam Paleta's flavor infused tequila will be the smoothest you've ever tasted whether you enjoy it on...
Le Gin 13 grape

Le Gin 13

Quintessential, a family-owned and -operated import, marketing and sales company known for its wine portfolio, has entered into the craft spirits world with Le Gin 13. This organic grape gin comes form the Châteauneuf-du-Pape producer...

Anheuser-Busch Releases Packaging for Folds of Honor

This summer, Anheuser-Busch and its wholesaler partners will once again join forces with Folds of Honor — a nonprofit organization that provides educational scholarships to the families of fallen or disabled U.S. service members and first...