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Wine and Spirits Wholesaler Association Voices Support for Cannabis Legalization

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As the majority of beer business stakeholders continue to examine what impact recreational cannabis could have on the industry, one alcohol trade association has officially come out in support of legalizing the psychedelic drug.
The Wine & Spirits Wholesalers of America , A Washington, D.C. trade group that works to advance the interests of distributors and brokers of wine and spirits, yesterday announced “an official policy position in favor of a state's right to establish a legal, well-regulated, adult-use cannabis marketplace.”
In doing so, the WSWA became the first beverage alcohol...
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Don't Let Incompetent Wine Wholesalers Kill Cannabis

Don't Let Incompetent Wine Wholesalers Kill Cannabis

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If there is one thing you can reliably count on in the same way you can count on the sun rising and setting, it is the leadership of America's wine and spirit wholesalers disregarding what's good for the marketplace and consumers and landing on a policy that primarily benefits them. A corollary to this fact of life is that this same booze wholesaler leadership will cast their self-serving positions in the guise of societal good. So, it's no surprise that...
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Sept 22-23: Wine and Oreo Cookie Pairing!

Sept 22-23: Wine and Oreo Cookie Pairing!

Back by popular demand! Join us Saturday and Sunday, September 22-23, for a Wine and Oreo Cookie Pairing. Taste 5 cookies paired with 5 wines for $8 per person. Read more ...

Ask Adam: Is Beer Better in a Can or a Bottle?

Ask Adam: Is Beer Better in a Can or a Bottle?

Send questions to: advice vinepair.com Is beer better in a can or a bottle? Cans used to get a bad rap, associated with holding cheaper, more chuggable beer. But canned beers... Read more ...

The hard sell

The hard sell

3/4 oz Beefeater Gin 3/4 oz Jeppson's Malort 3/4 oz St. Germain 3/4 oz Lemon Juice Shake with ice, strain into a cocktail glass, and garnish with a grapefruit twist. Two... Read more ...

Beer Battered Fish

Beer Battered Fish

Crispy Beer Battered Fish is perfect eaten by itself or used in fish tacos. Read more ...

Increased Freight Costs and a Driver Shortage Cramp Beer Profits

Increased Freight Costs and a Driver Shortage Cramp Beer Profits

Surging freight costs, a shortage of long-haul truck drivers and new laws restricting the number of hours that drivers can be on the road are cutting into profits of beer... Read more ...

France Offers First Ever Look Inside Presidential Palace Wine Cellar

France Offers First Ever Look Inside Presidential Palace Wine Cellar

Last weekend, 350 lucky individuals were offered a rare glimpse inside one of the world's most exclusive wine cellars. As part of France's annual Heritage Days celebration... Read more ...

Lufthansa Goes Full Oktoberfest With Dirndls and Kegs

Lufthansa Goes Full Oktoberfest With Dirndls and Kegs

In the most exciting news to come out of the sky this week, Lufthansa announced it will be celebrating Oktoberfest on board with costumes and beer. Starting tomorrow, the... Read more ...

Ra-Barbara Aperitif

Ra-Barbara Aperitif

The flavors of Northern Italy meet those from the South in this pleasantly bitter and herbaceous aperitif from Rome. 1¼ oz. Rabarbaro Zucca ½ oz. Strega 1½ tsp. fresh lemon... Read more ...

‘Notorious' MMA Star Conor McGregor Debuts His Own Irish Whiskey

‘Notorious' MMA Star Conor McGregor Debuts His Own Irish Whiskey

Irish mixed martial arts star and former UFC champion Conor McGregor announced on Monday the launch of his own whiskey, Proper No. Twelve Irish Whiskey, in Ireland and the U.S... Read more ...

Tequila Lime Chicken Marinade

Tequila Lime Chicken Marinade

This zesty and flavorful tequila lime chicken marinade is reminiscent of a margarita and perfect for making grilled chicken for fajitas. Read more ...