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Hennessy Cognac Rings In The Lunar New Year With Art Collaboration

A special Lunar New Year limited release of the Hennessy Collection (V.S.O.P Privilège, X.O) has been designed by Zhang Huan and accompanied by a monumental work of art by the Chinese artist measuring over 16 feet long. (more…)

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SoNo 1420 Small Batch Spirits Made with Hemp (and how that differs from Marijuana)

SoNo 1420 started out as the first distillery in the world to incorporate hemp seed into a whiskey mash bill. The South Norwalk, Connecticut based distillery now boasts two whiskies, three gins and three new vodkas, all of which incorporate the seeds from the hemp plant. (more…)

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Rick Ross, DJ Khaled and Steve Aoki Get Their Own Belaire Bottles

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After shilling for Luc Belaire for months as celebrity ambassadors, hip hop icon Rick Ross, global hitmaker DJ Khaled and Grammy-nominated DJ Steve Aoki finally get their own faces on bottles of premium sparkling wines for the Belaire brand. (more…)

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Millar Road’s Supernatural Wine Company

Millar Road in Hawke’s Bay, New Zealand was established by the Collinge family – Ginny and Jeremy and son Gregory – in December 2004. It’s an estate that offers both stylish accommodations (and a lovely venue for weddings) as well as their own brand of wines. They started producing their first wine,’The Supernatural’ in 2009, from vineyards they planted on the property. The Supernatural Wine Co. now produces certified organic, low intervention white and skin-fermented white wines with interesting label designs that are distributed throughout the world. (more…)

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Ten Essential Items For The Bubbly Booze Enthusiast.

Earlier today I posted, and in doing so learned, all about the rise in popularity and sales of Champagnes, Sparkling Wines and Sparkling Cocktails. This led me to realize that a penchant for good bubbly, like any other hedonistic passion, must be accompanied by the proper paraphernalia. (more…)

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