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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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Apple Cider Sorbet

Apple Cider Sorbet

Light, simple, just one ingredient and so, so good. Make this apple cider sorbet sooner rather than later. I batched cooked over the weekend, prepping for the days ahead with... Read more ...

BRB, Buying 1 of These Chic Wine Chillers For Every Rosé-Lover in My Life

BRB, Buying 1 of These Chic Wine Chillers For Every Rosé-Lover in My Life

Can it be Summer again already. .. please? I just stumbled upon the cutest product for keeping my Rosé nice 'n' cold on a hot day, and now I can't stop dreaming about cookouts... Read more ...

Leftovers Ideas: Easy Day After Thanksgiving Bites and Loire Valley Wine

Leftovers Ideas: Easy Day After Thanksgiving Bites and Loire Valley Wine

Sponsored Post - A diverse wine region in the heart of France, discover wines from the Loire Valley . The day after Thanksgiving I'm usually at my all-time laziest. My slippers... Read more ...

Last Call: TTB Accepts Offer for Trade Practice Violations; Freetail Founder...

Last Call: TTB Accepts Offer for Trade Practice Violations; Freetail Founder Scott Metzger Exits Company

TTB and Elgin Beverage Agree to $325,000 Offer in Compromise The Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau yesterday announced the acceptance of a $325,000 offer in compromise... Read more ...

Is wine a work of art? The Minimus 2017 Pinot Gris from Oregon was one of...

Is wine a work of art? The Minimus 2017 Pinot Gris from Oregon was one of the most artful wines I've ever tasted

Please join me tonight at Sud Italia on University Blvd. in Houston for an evening of great Italian wine and conversation. I'll be pouring wine for guests all evening. The... Read more ...

Holiday Spice Cakes

Holiday Spice Cakes

These showstoppers are personally sized cakes, brushed with maple-whiskey syrup & frosted a nutty & tart frosting! Read more ...

Drink of the Week: Raft Cranberry Five Spice Syrup

Drink of the Week: Raft Cranberry Five Spice Syrup

The new seasonal release from the husband-and-wife team behind Portland, Oregon's RAFT syrups is a concentration of classic holiday flavors. The Cranberry Five Spice syrup is... Read more ...

Fernet Negroni

Fernet Negroni

Fernet and Cynar lend extra layers of bitter complexity to the Negroni at Il Porcellino in Chicago. 1½ oz. Campari 1 oz. blanc vermouth ½ oz. London Dry gin ¼ oz. Cynar ¼ oz... Read more ...

What I'm Drinking: La Rana d'Oro

What I'm Drinking: La Rana d'Oro

Okay, yes, you caught me. I'm having a Golden Frog, and Italian-ing it in name. I'm apologize, but I just returned from Italy (or maybe I'm on my way back still, sometimes when... Read more ...

Tainted love

Tainted love

1 1/2 oz Cognac 1/2 oz Meletti Amaro 1/2 Egg White 1 tsp Goya Guava Jelly (1/4 oz La Fe guava paste melted with a little water in the microwave) 1 tsp Lemon Juice Shake once... Read more ...