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What’s Next for Nonalcoholic Beer?

While the overall beer category remains relatively flat, nonalcoholic beer has emerged as a new growth center. These brews grew 38% in 2019, according to Nielsen data, and around 39% in 2020. Why? A number...

Interview: Choosing Store Pick Whiskeys with the NHLC’s Mark Roy

Single barrel store pick whiskeys have recently emerged as a major trend for beverage alcohol retailers. But the New Hampshire Liquor Commission was well ahead of this movement. In 2001, staff from the NHLC...
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Gin Trends in 2021 — Making a Comeback

What are the top gin trends this year? For one, signs point to a comeback. Considering all the interest in classic and craft cocktails, the gin category did not seem to catch fire with consumers...
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Interview: Talking Craft Beer Terpenes With Blue Point’s Adrian Hot

Craft beer terpenes are among the latest innovations in the brewing industry. These are aromatic compounds found in many plants, often associated with cannabis, which contain terpenes in high concentration. Obviously craft beer cannot contain...
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Podcast: Responsible Alcohol Practices in 2021

Responsible alcohol practices remain extremely important in the (hopefully) final leg of the Covid-19 pandemic in America. The 2020 health crisis completely changed the alcohol industry with cocktails to-go, direct-to-consumer shipping and alcohol ecommerce. These...
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The 2021 Wine Growth Brands Awards — Recognizing Top-Selling Brands

The 2021 Wine Growth Brands Awards from Beverage Dynamics magazine celebrate the fastest-growing and top-selling wine brands from the past year. These were bottles that attracted the most consumer attention while also defining category...
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How to Preserve Opened Wine

What's the best way to preserve opened wine? After all, the fun begins when wine is opened, but saving unfinished bottles for later enjoyment is tricky. When a cork is pulled and wine is poured,...
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The 2021 Spirits Growth Brands Awards — Celebrating Top-Selling Brands

The 2021 Spirits Growth Brands Awards from Beverage Dynamics magazine recognizes the fastest-growing and top-selling spirits brands from the past year. These products dominated consumer interest and tapped into the leading beverage alcohol trends. As...
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9 Spring Cocktails Perfect for Porch Weather

Warmer weather is here, finally, and that means plenty of fresh spring cocktails with vibrant colors and flowery garnishes. We’ve gathered a few here that would go well with your backyard porch, weekend brunch...
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Interview: Adam Johnson of the Kentucky Bourbon Trail

For more than 20 years, the Kentucky Distillers’ Association has helped American whiskey fans visit their favorite producers via the Kentucky Bourbon Trail. It’s a relatively young program, considering Kentucky has distilled grains into...