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Sunday 30 August 2015

US

Napa vineyard dispute ends in murder

A disagreement over a vineyard in the Napa Valley has ended with the owner murdering his business partner and then killing himself.

Wednesday, March 18th, 2015 No Comments »

Bud’s ‘brewed the hard way’ goes social

Advertising that only entertains and doesn’t contribute to changing behaviour, is a waste of money, writes Dan Fox, as he deconstructs Budweiser’s latest efforts.

Tuesday, March 17th, 2015 1 Comment »

Parents win $1.5m in fight against liquor store

A US couple has been awarded US$1.5 million – the largest settlement ever made public in Oklahoma – after a liquor store sold vodka to their underage son who was then killed in a car crash.

Tuesday, March 17th, 2015 1 Comment »

Sebeka failure shows Cape’s challenge in US

The South African partner in E&J Gallo’s high profile Sebeka brand venture has explained why the project was dropped, despite a $10 million marketing push.

Monday, March 16th, 2015 No Comments »

Man shoots friend in Bud vs Busch beer row

A man stands accused of shooting his friend with a shotgun after he brought him the wrong brand of beer.

Monday, March 16th, 2015 No Comments »

Christie’s kicks off NYC spring season

Christie’s is beginning its New York spring season with an online sale featuring over 900 bottles of Madeira.

Monday, March 16th, 2015 No Comments »

Powdered alcohol brand given green light

Powdered alcohol brand Palcohol has been approved by a federal regulator and could launch onto the US market this summer.

Thursday, March 12th, 2015 1 Comment »

Top 10 wines in the US press

This week’s roundup features two old school Napa Cabs, a Mosel Riesling ripe for spicy foods and a “buttery” white reminiscent of old-time Chardonnay.

Thursday, March 12th, 2015 No Comments »

Secret Service agents investigated over White House crash

Two senior agents from the secret service are being investigated after crashing into a barrier outside the White House following a late-night party.

Thursday, March 12th, 2015 No Comments »

Hawke’s Bay ripe for export boom

A Hawke’s Bay winemaker has suggested that a recent surge in investment from major producers has put New Zealand’s second largest wine region in a prime position to raise its profile abroad

Wednesday, March 11th, 2015 No Comments »

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