Latest Distilled beverages Stories

2010-06-11 09:02:00

LOUISVILLE, Ky., June 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Tequila Herradura, one of the oldest and most respected 100 percent blue agave tequila brands since 1870, announces the launch of its exclusive Buy-the-Barrel program, an exceptional opportunity for tequila connoisseurs to order their very own Herradura Double Barrel Reposado.

2010-03-24 13:27:00

NEW YORK, March 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Hanna Lee Communications, Inc., an award-winning boutique PR agency specialized in spirits, food, wine, travel and lifestyle, today announced that it has been named the PR agency of record for Leblon Cachaca, Brazil's handcrafted spirit and the basis of the famed Caipirinha cocktail.

2009-12-22 07:35:00

SAN CLEMENTE, Calif., Dec. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- The inaugural Spirits International Prestige (SIP) Awards world spirit competition (http://www.sipawards.com) took place in Los Angeles on November 14, awarding Bronze, Silver, Gold and Platinum medals to the top spirits from around the globe.

2009-10-29 08:30:00

SAO PAULO, Oct. 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Cachaca, ethanol, neutral alcohol, anhydrous alcohol: all sugarcane derivatives that will now be produced, in just one factory, by Grupo Ypioca, the largest estate producer of cachaca in the world.

2009-10-06 08:34:00

NEW YORK, Oct. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- The International Olympic Committee's announcement that the 2016 Olympic Games will be hosted in Rio de Janeiro, Brasil, erupted an enormous celebration that lasted through the weekend on the beautiful beaches of this famed South American city.

2009-08-20 09:02:00

NORWALK, Conn., Aug. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- The Beverage Information Group, a leading provider of marketing, merchandising and statistical information to the beverage alcohol industry, recently released its updated Distilled Spirits Price Mark-Up Guide for June 2009.

2009-05-05 12:59:14

A New York restaurant said the city's first kosher tequila arrived at the eatery just in time for Cinco de Mayo. Restaurant Tequilaville said Kosher Tequila Agave 99 is being served for the first time in the city Tuesday as part of the Mexican independence celebration, the New York Post reported. The OU (Orthodox Union) seal is on every bottle, Martin Silver said.

2009-05-04 16:00:00

NEW YORK, May 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Born of a passion for Mexico combined with the artistic sensibility of New York City, Tanteo Tequila(TM) today launches a search for the top three Rising Star Mexican Artists in New York City.

2009-02-21 11:59:54

Thailand has joined the ranks of New York, Singapore and Havana with its own signature cocktail, the Siam Sunray, tourism officials say. While the classic New York Manhattan starts with bourbon, the Singapore Sling with gin and cherry brandy, and the Mojito with white rum, the Tourism Authority of Thailand says the Siam Sunray uses vodka.

2009-01-13 10:40:00

New North Carolina State University research shows that tequila's surge in popularity over the past 15 years has been a boon for industry, but is triggering a significant hangover of social and environmental problems in the region of Mexico where the once-notorious liquor is produced.

Word of the Day
  • An uxorious, effeminate, or spiritless man.
  • A timorous, cowardly fellow.
Probably a blend of meek and cock, or from meek +‎ -ock (“diminutive suffix”).