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Harvey Chaplin

Southern Glazer’s Chairman Harvey Chaplin Passes Away

Southern Glazer’s Wine & Spirits today announced that the company’s Chairman, Harvey Chaplin, passed away on June 9, 2024. He was 95 years old. “It is with great sadness that I announce the passing of...
LP O'Brien

Q&A With Mixologist LP O’Brien

Behind every cocktail is a bartender who had an idea and poured it into a glass. Some mixologists are so passionate about what they do that they don’t even think about their job as...
Mayenda Tequila Reposado Double Cask

Mayenda Reposado Double Cask

Tequila brand Mayenda just introduced its newest offering: Mayenda Tequila Reposado Double Cask. As an evolution of the brand's Mayenda Blanco, the infusion process is the same, but the tequila is then aged for...
Full Summer of Bourbon lineup

Lost Lantern’s Summer of Bourbon Returns

For the second summer in a row, Lost Lantern, an American whiskey brand, is introducing a collection of carefully curated bottles from different bourbon distilleries in the country. This release includes nine whiskies from 12 states across all...
Sommarøy Spirits gin and vodka

Sommarøy Spirits Expands Footprint at Jewel-Osco and Whole Foods

Sommarøy Spirits, a mid-strength gin and vodka brand, is expanding its grocery footprint. The low ABV beverages are now available in Jewel-Osco and Whole Foods Market, the company states. Already available in major beverage retailers...
Some of Sèchey's alcohol-free beverages.

Spiritless Beverages: The New Wellness Trend

For many, the “damp” or “dry” beverage choices have gone well beyond January. According to Nielsen IQ, sales growth of alcohol-free beverages increased from 0.22% of total alcohol sales in 2018 to 0.47% in...
Pabst Blue Ribbon's new 180 pack

Pabst Blue Ribbon Celebrates 180 Years with 180 Pack

Celebrating its 180th year in brewing this spring, Pabst Blue Ribbon just unveiled its 180 pack. Designed to be enjoyed responsibly by groups, Pabst Blue Ribbon’s 180 pack is stacked full of opportunities to...
farm bill

WSWA Responds to Proposed Farm Bill Amendment

In response to last week’s announcement of a bipartisan amendment to the Farm Bill seeking to ban intoxicating hemp products from the market, WSWA has a simple message for Congress - prohibition isn’t the...
Deschutes Brewery and Patagonia Provisions' two new Kernza brews.

Deschutes Brewery Debuts Two Beers with Patagonia Provisions

Deschutes Brewery and Patagonia Provisions have teamed up to launch two new certified organic beers brewed with Kernza® perennial grain: Kernza Lager and Non-Alcoholic Kernza Golden Brew. Both will be available nationwide starting September...
Chivas x Goya Limited Edition “Golden Summer” Cocktail Kit

Chivas x Goya Limited Edition “Golden Summer” Cocktail Kit

Scottish Whisky brand Chivas has partnered with Goya, a Hispanic-owned food company, to release a limited-edition "Golden Summer" value added pack in key U.S. markets. The kit includes Chivas 12 Year Old Scotch Whisky,...