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. Read more

Ring In The New Year With These Cannabis Champagnes

Several companies have decided to replace the buzz in bubbly, producing cannabis-infused champagnes and sparkling beverages as an alternative to your favorite alcohol-infused Champagne, Sparkling Wine, Prosecco, and Cava. Read more

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. Read more

True Colours Cava Brut Sparkling Wine

True Colours Cava

In keeping with the emerging consumer interest and demand for products with added societal value, Altia Sweden recognized the growing support for LGBT rights within Nordic societies and used this key consumer insight to launch True Colours Cava, a sparkling wine, to the European market last year. Now for PRIDE month, they’ve brought True Colours Cava Brut Sparkling Wine to the U.S. Market in full and split size bottles. With every bottle sold here in the U.S., Highland Imports makes a donation to GLAAD. Read more

Johnnie Walker Blue Label Year of the Pig Edition

This special edition pays homage to Chinese New Year and specifically the Year of the Pig. Not only a beautiful bottle, but what’s in it – Johnnie Walker Blue Label – was awarded 97 points by Whisky Advocate and described as “magnificently powerful and intense… close to perfection.” Basically, it was already a highly prized and collectable before being filled into this stunning limited edition bottle to celebrate the start of the Lunar New Year. Read more

Indlovu, A Premium Gin Made From Elephant Dung.

A new gin, created by Les and Paula Ansley, is made with botanicals sourced from elephant dung. Launched in South Africa under the brand Ibhu and founded in the spirit of innovation, “Indlovu” means elephant in several African languages. Read more

Evian and Virgil Abloh Put A Rainbow Inside Soma Bottles

Evian water has teamed up with designer Virgil Abloh, their recently appointed Creative Advisor for Sustainable Innovation Design, to create the brand’s first refillable glass water bottle for Soma. This comes right on the heels of his special limited edition glass bottle designed for the French bottled water brand. Read more

James Jean Designs Champagne Bottles for The Grateful Palate.

Quite possibly some of the prettiest label and bottle designs are those of The Grateful Palate’s. Their recent Champagnes, NV Good Lord Blanc de Blancs and NV Bless Your Heart Rosé, are created with original artwork, label and box designs by James Jean. And they may just be the prettiest bottles of Champagne we’ve seen in awhile. Read more