The Beer Industry Prepares for the Crypto Bro
April 16, 2021

The entire Threes Brewing team are extremely bullish about digital currency. The pandemic forced them, like many others, to make changes to their business and they’ve been aggressive in pivoting


American Whiskeys Find Their Middlemen
April 16, 2021

Independent bottlers and blenders are helping small distillers reach a wider audience, and helping consumers discover new flavors.


Naked sales soar 68%
April 16, 2021

Naked Wines has reported a 68% leap in sales for the year ended 29 March, 2021.


Baileys launches limited edition Colada flavour
April 13, 2021

Diageo-owned Baileys cream liqueur has partnered with American actor La La Anthony to mark the launch of a limited edition coconut and pineapple-infused variant.


The Problem With Celebrity-Backed Tequilas
April 13, 2021

What hath George Clooney wrought? The Oscar winner’s Casamigos was far from the first celebrity-backed tequila to hit the market, but the rise and nearly $1 billion sale of his brand has seen a wave of actors, musicians, athletes and even reality stars follow in his wake.


Where to Find Some of the Best Steakhouses in Las Vegas
April 13, 2021

A guide to 27 steakhouses in Las Vegas


Four women say Windsor Mayor Dominic Foppoli, ‘prince’ of Wine Country, sexually assaulted them
April 10, 2021

In the summer of 2019, Rose Fumoso left her home in southern France to intern at a Sonoma County winery, where the 21-year-old greeted customers in the tasting room and assessed the ripeness of grapes from the vineyard. As the season wound down in September, a friend invited Fumoso to a party celebrating the end of harvest.


‘Largest-ever’ global promotion of Australian wine to be unveiled
April 1, 2021

Wine buyers around the world will be able to discover and connect with Australian wines on a “first-of-its-kind virtual platform” launching 27 April, the country’s wine trade organization has announced.


Constellation Brands Wine & Spirits Division Announces Leadership Appointments and The Establishment of a Dedicated Fine Wine & Craft Spirits Business Unit
March 30, 2021

Constellation Brands, Inc. (NYSE: STZ and STZ.B), a leading beverage alcohol company, today announced the promotions of three leaders in the company’s wine and spirits division and the establishment of a dedicated business unit focused on its Fine Wine & Craft Spirits brands.


Chef Nobu Matsuhisa Returns to Virgin Hotels With Miso Black Cod and Wide Open Spaces
March 29, 2021

Back in 1999, the Hard Rock Hotel landed a culinary superstar as he was expanding his global empire. Nobu Matsuhisa opened his first Nobu in Las Vegas at the resort, bringing his blend of Japanese dishes using Peruvian ingredients, such as black miso cod and yellowtail jalapeño, dishes that define his career.

Now the restaurant reemerges at the newly opened Virgin Hotels with a bar area expanded to twice its original size.


Inside the Celebrity Obsession with Agave Spirits
March 29, 2020

There’s a gold rush in Jalisco and Oaxaca as a growing number of famous personalities launch tequila and mezcal brands—but which ones have staying power?


Events
Nightclub & Bar Show

June 28, 2021 – June 30, 2021
Las Vegas Convention Center
https://www.ncbshow.com


Big Smoke Meets WhiskyFest

Saturday, October 30, 2021
SEMINOLE HARD ROCK HOTEL & CASINO –Hollywood, FL
https://www.bigsmokewhiskyfest.com/


WhiskyFest Chicago

Friday, November 5, 2021
Hyatt Regency Chicago
https://www.whiskyadvocate.com/whiskyfest/chicago/


WhiskyFest New York

Thursday, November 11, 2021
Marriott Marquis New York
https://www.whiskyadvocate.com/whiskyfest/chicago/