French Wine ‘Royalty’ Buys Oregon Vineyard

The Burgundian Drouhin wine family expands its Oregon footprint with purchase of Methven Family Vineyards. The Drouhin wine family has purchased the Methven Family Vineyards in Dayton, according to multiple reports this week. The Methven vineyard is the second Oregon acquisition by the international winemaking family from France’s Beaune region,...
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Aquavit, Scandinavia’s Favorite Spiced Spirit, Is Coming to the US

Americans love our booze—vodka, tequila, Canadian whisky and of course our homegrown category of bourbon. But aquavit? Really? And come to think of it, what on earth is aquavit anyway? A new Los Angeles-based company is saying “yes,” “yes,” and “we’ll teach you all about it.” The name aquavit comes from the Latin “aquae vitae,” or “water of life.” This centuries-old spirit is typically associated with Scandinavian countries like Norway, Sweden and Denmark. It’s produced by flavoring a neutral grain spirit, predominantly with caraway but also other botanicals, and traditionally it’s served as an ice-cold shot. Matthew Arkin (the son of actor...
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Indianapolis-based West Fork Whiskey Co. Becomes One of Largest Craft Whiskey Distilleries in the U.S. with Announcement of Westfield Facility Grand Opening

10 Aug Indianapolis-based West Fork Whiskey Co. Becomes One of Largest Craft Whiskey Distilleries in the U.S. with Announcement of Westfield Facility Grand Opening. Posted at 17:19h in Beer Releases, Indiana Spirits News, Indy On Tap Featured News, West Fork Whiskey by Mark Lasbury 0 Comments. – 30,000 square-foot agritourism...

Penn State graduate launches alcoholic protein drink

HARRISBURG, Pa. (WHTM) — Mitch Clark, a 2020 graduate from Penn State, is now the CEO of Protochol, the first-ever alcoholic protein drink. The non-carbonated drink has 8% alcohol by volume and 11 grams of protein. The drink comes in 16 ounce cans. Clark says Protochol fits his lifestyle...

Celebrating Diversity Winner for August

KENNEWICK, Wash. - This months winner for Celebrating Diversity is the owner of Palencia Winery, Victor Palencia. "It's extremely motivating to win this award. A big part of the reason I brought Monarcha Winery to the Tri-Cities was because its immense diversity," says Palencia. Palencia was born in Michoacan, Mexico,...

Fill your mug at the 8th Mountaineer Brewfest

WHEELING, W.Va. (WTRF) — There’s a brew waiting for you down at Heritage Port next weekend. Stouts, porters, ales and more from across West Virginia will be represented at the Mountaineer Brewfest. The festival’s 8th year will pour up some funding for the Seeing Hand Association’s work with the sight-impaired. It won’t be Miller Time […]

Andrews Family Vineyards Opens Trothe Winery

Washington’s range of golden hills overlooking the Columbia River, known as the Horse Heaven Hills, have long been known for their vineyards. The Andrews family has cultivated vineyards in the Horse Heaven Hills for generations — and recently, it announced the opening of a new winery. The new...

AriZona Celebrates the Launch of Boozy Teas With a Totally Tubular '90s Pop-Up

Don’t miss Brandweek, Sept. 12–16. Join us in Miami for an unforgettable five-day experience featuring leaders from Shake Shack, Journey, the NFL, El Pollo Loco, Hyundai and more. Book now. Growing up is never easy, but AriZona Beverages is reminding us that adulthood doesn’t have to mean giving...

This Ontario Farm Winery Has Tipsy Train Tours & You Can Pick Your Own Fruit

Ontario is full of many different adventures that will take you from summer into fall, like apple picking, scenic train tours and cider tastings. This farm winery in Hamilton just happens to have all three. Puddicombe Estate Farm Winery & Cider is a hidden estate in Hamilton where you can...

New Brand Introduces the ‘Party Pack,’ a Multi-Category Offering

DENVER, Colorado – The future of drinking has arrived – Curation Bev Co. has officially launched the first-ever multi-category offering bringing a whole new line of award-winning canned alcoholic beverages for every occasion and type of drinker. Made with real juice and nothing fake, ever, Curation’s collection of canned alcoholic beverages includes spirit-based craft cocktails, vodka hard seltzers, and wine spritz, sold separately in 4-packs and together as the first-ever multi-category “Party Pack.” Curation’s collection is now available to purchase at multiple locations across Colorado including Hazel’s Beverage World, Argonaut Liquor, Bevy’s Littleton, Superior Liquor, Bonnie Brae Liquor, Mondo Vino, Molly’s Spirits, and more.

You Could Be Brewer for a Day with Anchor Brewing’s Sweepstakes

Craft beer trailblazer Anchor Brewing Co. is offering one winner the opportunity of a brewing lifetime at its San Francisco location. The California brewery announced the contest on Instagram Wednesday, offering an exclusive experience to act as a brewer for a day. The winner of the sweepstakes will also receive free air travel to San Francisco, and a three-day and two-night stay in the city.

New brew in Bethel supports Ukrainian relief

BETHEL, Conn. — All of the beer cans are festive and decorative at Broken Symmetry Gastro Brewery in Bethel. But recently, one variety stands out – not just for its appearance and flavor but for the message behind it. Four-year-old Broken Symmetry has introduced what they call Allegiance...