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Florida’s Key West To Get First Legal Distillery

Key West, Florida, once a haven for rum smugglers during the Prohibition era, is set to get its first legal distillery with the debut of , a new craft spirits company.The brainchild of chef and professional kiteboarder Paul Menta, Chef … Continue reading

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Alcohol News : Urban Outfitters Applies For Liquor License In Planned Williamsburg Location in New York

Urban Outfitters plan to open up shop in Williamsburg complete with a fully stocked bar is not off to the greatest start. If a city councilman gets his way, every hipster’s favorite clothing store will be as dry as, well, … Continue reading

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As 2011 Approaches, Booze Comes Back

Source: CNBC Tuesday, 12 Oct 2010 As 2011 approaches, booze is back. And that’s good news for the alcohol business, which is $188 billion strong. Alcohol sales were once called recession-resistant. But the financial crisis hurt just about every segment … Continue reading

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Michigan: Maintain alcohol regulations

Source: Detroit Free Press BY LOYCE LESTER AND CURTIS WILLIAMS Jun 30th “Don’t let the sparkle and smooth taste of wine deceive you. For in the end it bites like a poisonous serpent; it stings like a viper.” That’s a … Continue reading

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Off-Premise Wine Sales Increase in June

Source: WineBusiness.com July 10th Off-premise wine sales data increased 2.2 percent from the same period last year in the four weeks ending June 26 according to The Nielsen Company-tracked data. In the 13 weeks ending June 26, sales were up … Continue reading

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