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Sunday 21 December 2014

US

Metal band Anthrax unveil Bourbon

Heavy metal band Anthrax have released a limited edition single barrel Bourbon named after one of their hits.

Friday, December 19th, 2014 No Comments »

‘Whisker dam’ protects drinkers’ beards

Hirsute hipsters tired of getting the froth from their ironic craft beers in their luxuriant facial hair can now protect it with a “whisker dam”.

Friday, December 19th, 2014 No Comments »

Drinks calories printed on US menus

By November 2015 all US restaurants with more than 20 venues will be required to state the calorie content of drinks on their menus.

Thursday, December 18th, 2014 No Comments »

Top 10 wines in the US press

A “sassy” Syrah, cult-like Carignano and Virginian sparkler all feature in this year’s final top 10 wines in the US press.

Thursday, December 18th, 2014 No Comments »

Wally’s Beverly Hills store opens

Wally’s Wines & Spirits has opened a new store and restaurant in Beverly Hills that will have over 100 wines served by the glass.

Thursday, December 18th, 2014 No Comments »

Mahou San Miguel invests in US craft

Spanish-owned brewer Mahou San Miguel has acquired a 30% stake in the US craft beer company Founders, tapping into the fast-growing market.

Thursday, December 18th, 2014 No Comments »

Cuba deal opens door to US imports

For the first time in 53 years rum produced in Cuba will be allowed into the US, as the leaders of both countries move a step closer to normalising trade relations.

Thursday, December 18th, 2014 No Comments »

Jackson expands into South Africa

California-based Jackson Family Wines is expanding into South Africa with the purchase of a 20-acre vineyard in Stellenbosch.

Wednesday, December 17th, 2014 No Comments »

Bordeaux 2014: send for the cavalry?

Will next year’s Bordeaux futures campaign see a large scale return to the market of US buyers and how will that affect the campaign amid calls for cuts?

Tuesday, December 16th, 2014 No Comments »

‘Cowboy’ ranch distillery opens in Utah

Utah’s High West Distillery has completed work on a second facility based on a working cattle ranch boasting luxury accommodation.

Tuesday, December 16th, 2014 No Comments »

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