Drinks Americas' KAH(R) Tequila Receives Menu Placement at Rico's Restaurant

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 4, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Drinks Americas Holdings, Ltd., ("Drinks") (OTCQB:DKAM), a leading developer and marketer of beverage products, is pleased to announce that its award-winning KAH® Tequila has received menu placement at Rico's Restaurant in Texas.

Stephanie Talafuse, Drinks' sales manager for Texas, stated, "We are excited to have Rico's carrying KAH Tequila in all their restaurants and look forward to working with them on many community events in the Houston area."

About Rico's Restaurant

The Rico's name began with the first location in The Woodlands region of Texas almost 7 years ago. The Rico's family of restaurants now has nine locations with more than 400 employees. The restaurants will continue to expand in the state as more locations will be opening soon.

The Rico's family of restaurants features excellent Tex-Mex cuisine, the hottest dishes and mouth watering margaritas. Each location features unique dining rooms, a full bar, patio and at some locations a private banquet room. Live entertainment also can be found there most nights, to help make you feel south of the border.

Rico's Restaurants are connected to the people, the neighborhoods, the cities and the region. They understand what it is to be part of a community and to serve that community. Rico's Restaurants have partnered with multiple charities in the past several years.

About Drinks Americas

Drinks Americas develops, owns, markets, and nationally distributes alcoholic premium beverages. In June 2011, the Company entered into a sales, distribution and licensing agreement with Worldwide Beverage Imports, LLC and is now selling and distributing KAH® Tequila, Agave 99® Tequila, Rio Bravo Beer, Crazy Pig Mexican Ale and Chili Devil Beer. The Company also markets Willie Nelson's Old Whiskey River Bourbon, receives a royalty for Kid Rock's American Badass Beer and Damiana Mexican Liqueur, and owns and distributes Rheingold Beer.

For further information, please visit us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/KahTequila and on our new websites at www.drinksamericas.com and www.rheingoldbrewingcompany.com.

Safe Harbor

Except for the historical information contained herein, the matters set forth in this release, including the description of the company and its product offerings, are forward-looking statements within the meaning of the "safe harbor" provision of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These forward-looking statements are subject to risks and uncertainties that may cause actual results to differ materially, including the historical volatility and low trading volume of our stock, the risk and uncertainties inherent in the early stages of growth companies, the company's need to raise substantial additional capital to proceed with its business, risks associated with competitors, and other risks detailed from time to time in the company's most recent filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. These forward-looking statements speak only as of the date hereof. The company disclaims any intent or obligation to update these forward-looking statements.

CONTACT: For More Information Contact: Dave Gentry RedChip Companies, Inc. Tel: +1-800-733-2447, Ext. 104 info@redchip.com http://www.redchip.comSource:Drinks Americas Holdings, Ltd.