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Ezra Brooks 99 Port Cask Kentucky straight bourbon whiskey

Lux Row Launches Ezra Brooks 99 Port Finish

Lux Row Distillers has announced the latest addition to the Ezra Brooks brand family: Ezra Brooks 99 Port Wine Cask Finish. The mash bill is 78% corn, 10% rye and 12% malt. This new whiskey...
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Casamigos Introduces Casamigas Jalapeño Tequila

As celebrity alcohol brands continue to capture market share, supermodel and entrepreneur Cindy Crawford has teamed up with Casamigos Tequila founders George Clooney, Rande Gerber and Mike Meldman to introduce Casamigas Jalapeño Tequila. This is 100% blue weber agave jalapeño...
Korbel California Champagne Limited-Edition Poppy Bottle for spring 2024

Korbel Unveils Spring ‘Poppy’ Champagne Bottle

Korbel California Champagne has launched a limited-edition bottle wrap inspired by the spring season, featuring an orange petal design. The “Poppy” bottle is also a nod to California’s state flower.  The bottle contains Korbel's California Extra...
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Tröegs Field Study Summer IPA

Tröegs Independent Brewing has released Field Study Summer IPA, the second beer in its rotating seasonal series. With a fresh accent of blue, the updated look for Field Study matches one of the best times of...
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Survey: Tequila Sales Keep Ticking Up in 2024

As part of our ongoing tracking of the industry, the Beverage Information Group surveys our readers quarterly, collecting trends/sentiment data from distributors, on-premise and off-premise operators. The consumer obsession with agave spirits may be...
1800 GuachiMonton Añejo Tequila anejo

1800 Tequila GuachiMonton Añejo Heads to Shelves

As tequila sales continue strong, 1800 Tequila has released 1800 GuachiMonton, an añejo aged in American and French Oak barrels and finished in orange tequila liqueur casks. 1800 GuachiMonton comes in a red ceramic trapezoidal-shaped...
2XO The Kiawah Blend Kentucky Straight Bourbon

2XO Launches The Kiawah Blend Bourbon

American whiskey blender Dixon Dedman, founder of 2XO, has launched The Kiawah Blend, a limited release and the fourth release in 2XO Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey’s Icon Series. The name of this bottle references Kiawah Island, a...
Booker's Batch 2024-01 The Springfield Batch bourbon whiskey

Booker’s Unveils First Release of ’24: Springfield Batch

Booker's Bourbon from Jim Beam has announced the first release in its 2024 lineup: Batch 2024-01, Springfield Batch. Each release of this whiskey has a unique name that alludes to the people, places and/or history...
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Tanqueray No. Ten Debuts New Bottle

Tanqueray No. Ten gin has unveiled a new bottle, along with a supporting campaign of bartender residencies across the globe. The redesigned Tanqueray No. Ten bottle has a copper cap with a citrus grater texture....
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Sammy Hagar, Guy Fieri Relaunch Santo Mezquila

Among the originators of the celebrity alcohol brand, Sammy Hagar and his partner in Santo Spirits, Guy Fieri, have reintroduced Santo Mezquila. First launched in 2017 with limited distribution, Santo Mezquila is a blend of...