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2014-10-22 08:23:45

MARTINI master herbalist goal is net-zero environmental impact HAMILTON, Bermuda, Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The signature, vibrant taste of the award-winning range of MARTINI vermouth originates from a rich blend of some of the world's finest botanicals. The portfolio includes blends from a mix of 40 different herbs, like red-rose buds from Morocco, orange peel from Spain and juniper that grows wild in the hills of Tuscany. Ivano Tonutti, master herbalist for the more than 150-year-old...

2014-10-20 23:10:03

All Natural, Fresh and Easy to Craft Cocktails Add Flair to Any Fall Menu New York, NY (PRWEB) October 20, 2014 Punzoné, the first line of ultra-premium organic vodka to be introduced in the U.S., has a lot to celebrate this month. October marks Italian Heritage Month – a time when our country recognizes the achievements and contributions of Americans of Italian heritage and Italians in America. October also marks the anniversary for Punzoné, and today it shares its favorite...

2014-10-07 08:22:21

Mountain streams help drive production of the brand's vermouths and sparkling wines HAMILTON, Bermuda, Oct. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- From the breathtaking magnificence of the Northern Italian Alps comes pure power - hydroelectric power - that helps drive sustainable production of the world-favorite MARTINI vermouths and sparkling wines. "Hydropower - the production of electrical power through the use of falling or flowing water - is one of the cleanest ways to produce electricity without...

2014-09-23 08:23:07

Sophisticated, iconic Italian sparkling wine and vermouth brand infuses vibrant approach to Good Spirited initiative Hamilton, Bermuda, Sept. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The beautiful hills of northwest Italy are steeped in tradition, as well as forwarding-thinking practices for a sustainable future. The region is home to MARTINI®, producer of the world's leading vermouth and favorite sparkling Italian wines, for more than 150 years. The Bacardi-owned brand stands out for its exceptional and...

2014-08-26 08:23:49

Through its "Good Spirited" initiative, Bacardi collaborates on sustainable environmental practices with WWF® and Bonsucro® HAMILTON, Bermuda, Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ongoing environmental efforts to protect Fiji's spectacular Great Sea Reef and lush tropical farmland include a model sugarcane farm initiative backed by Bacardi, maker of the world's favorite rum, and the conservation group, World Wildlife Fund (WWF). Sugar is Fiji's oldest industry and has been the vanguard of economic...

2014-08-12 08:22:55

As a founding member of Bonsucro®, Bacardi helps set economic, environmental and social standards for sugarcane production as part of its "Good Spirited" environmental initiative HAMILTON, Bermuda, Aug. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A key ingredient of the world's favorite BACARDI® rum is molasses, a by-product of sugarcane. Around the world, Bacardi aims to select suppliers who can produce high quality yields under sustainably certified conditions. Bonsucro®, the global, non-profit...

2014-07-01 08:23:11

"Good Spirited" environmental initiative spans from forest to consumer HAMILTON, Bermuda, July 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- It begins in an expansive, pristine forest in Georgia, in the southern United States. There, mature trees are selected for an evolution that results in beautiful, bright boxes that carry the award-winning BACARDI® rum to market. At every step along the way, sustainability is a key part of the equation - from trees that generate cardboard containers, to production lines...

2014-06-03 08:23:43

HAMILTON, Bermuda, June 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Take a virtual trip around the world to learn more about the Bacardi Limited Good Spirited global sustainability initiative directly from the people involved. Hear from Bacardi Chairman Facundo L. Bacardi, SVP of Global Operations Jon Grey, VP of Corporate Communications Patricia M. Neal, Global Technical Director Stuart Lowthian, as well as various Bacardi employees and collaborators from around the world as they discuss what the Company is...

2014-05-28 23:15:57

In this hands-on class led by celebrity mixologist Chad Spangler, participants will learn the secrets of mixing classic cocktails, bartender insider tips and a brief history of mixology. Washington DC (PRWEB) May 28, 2014 On Tuesday, June 3rd, DC's newest premium event and entertainment company, Capital Connoisseurs, will present Mixology 101. This workshop will be led by mixology prodigy Chad Spangler, voted Best Bartender by Washington Post Express and Most Imaginative Bartender by...

2014-05-16 08:28:21

California Olive Committee Debuts Four New Cocktail Recipes Starring California Ripe Olives FRESNO, Calif., May 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- California Ripe Olives have always been a tasty addition to a variety of dishes and now they've proved their rightful place in craft cocktails. Often thought of as solely a garnish, California Ripe Olives take center stage in new custom cocktail recipes developed by the California Olive Committee....


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barghest
  • A goblin in English folklore, often appearing in the shape of a large dog and believed to portend imminent death or misfortune.
  • A ghost, wraith, hobgoblin, elf, or spirit.
The origin of 'barghest' is not known, but it may be from perhaps burh-ghest, town-ghost, or German Berg-geist (mountain spirit) or Bär-geist (bear-spirit).
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