HOBART, Tasmania, July 14- Young Australian vintner Nick Glaetzer's winemaking-steeped family thought he was crazy when he abandoned the Barossa Valley- the hot, dry region that is home to the country's world-famous big, brassy shiraz.» Read More
Punch (yes really) is making a comeback on bar menus. Here's how to make the real deal at home.
Why not try pleasing everyone with this delicious punch? It's pleasing on the eye and tasty on the lips
Full Sail Brewing is suing The Sessions Law Firm, which specializes in driving under the influence (DUI) cases, for trademark infringement.
The Brewers Association says the total number of breweries in operation has topped the 3,000 mark, crossing a barrier not likely seen since the 1870s.
John Wayne's heirs are suing Duke University over its objections to use of his nickname in alcoholic beverages, according to the Hollywood Reporter.
Bay Area preps for showdown. WASHINGTON— If two of the most progressive U.S. cities don't pass a tax on sugary drinks, will the idea finally fizzle out?
The World Cup has been good to pubs because it is a spectacle enjoyed by sporty and non-sporty people alike, says Tim Martin, founder and chairman of J D Wetherspoon.
Now, the question of whether a bottle of Dr Pepper with 64 grams of sugar should be treated like a pack of cigarettes is being considered in San Francisco and Berkeley, with the two California cities aiming to become the country's first to pass per-ounce taxes on sugary drinks.
Under a Tennessee law enacted last year, distillers must age their sprits in unused American white oak barrels if they want to label their product Tennessee whiskey.
*Tsogo Sun to buyback shares worth $260 mln from SABMiller. LONDON/ JOHANNESBURG July 7- SABMiller will sell its $1 billion stake in South Africa's top gaming and hotel group Tsogo Sun, the brewer said on Monday, giving it cash to beef up its African beer business.
LONDON/ ACCRA, July 4- Tucked in a corner of a Guinness brewery in a run-down part of Ghana's capital, flanked by industrial silos and crates of bottles, stands the Cube, a gleaming mini-factory that may point the way forward for global consumer goods companies in Africa.
The top sodas being sold in the U.S. are boring. Here are more exciting choices and where they're popular.
BOGOTA, July 2- Colombia coffee production for June was up 3 percent, to 944,000 60- kg bags, from the same month a year earlier, the national growers' federation said on Wednesday.
NEW YORK— Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Wednesday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Stock Market:. Greenbrier Cos., up $6.90 to $64.61. Constellation Brands Inc., up $2.07 to $90.45.
July 2- Constellation Brands Inc reported higher-than-expected quarterly revenue and profit as its advertising campaigns boosted sales of Corona and Modelo beer brands in the summer, sending its shares up 7 percent premarket.
July 2- Constellation Brands Inc reported higher-than-expected quarterly revenue, helped by increased sales of its beer brands such as Corona and Modelo, sending its shares up 7 percent in premarket trading. The company's net income rose to $206.7 million, or $1.03 per share, in the first quarter ended May 31, from $52.9 million, or 27 cents per share, a year earlier.
PRAGUE— Anheuser-Busch InBev, the world's largest brewer, has acquired a small Czech brewery, Samson, in an effort to strengthen its claim to the trademark name of Budweiser. Currently, AB InBev is in a legal battle globally over the name with Budvar, another Czech brewer.
Nothing says "Happy Fourth of July" like…pumpkin beer!?! Southern Tier Brewing releases Pumking Imperial Ale this month.
Craft brewers are boosting their brands by partnering with local soccer teams, a move that is paying off amid the World Cup frenzy.
BEIJING, July 1- Foreign brands in China's consumer goods market are facing stiffer competition from domestic rivals, with about 60 percent of firms overseas losing market share last year, a private study of 40,000 households showed on Tuesday.