Montalvo Spirits Signs Letter of Intent for Exclusive Distribution of Broken Heart Gin in the U.S.

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NEW YORK, June 4, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Montalvo Spirits, Inc., (OTCQB:TQLA) ("Montalvo" or the "Company) announced today that it has entered into a Letter of Intent with Broken Heart Spirits Limited ("Broken Heart"), a New Zealand-based company that produces a line of craft spirits including Broken Heart Gin, for the exclusive right to sell Broken Heart Gin in the United States. The Company expects to enter into an Exclusive Master Distribution Agreement with Broken Heart following the approval of Broken Heart Gin's formula and labels by the U.S. Tax and Trade Bureau. The Company hopes to launch the brand in the United States in the fall of this year.

"We are extremely excited to add Broken Heart Gin to Montalvo's family of brands," said CEO Alex Viecco. "This is the next step in our quest to create a portfolio of ultra-premium, artisanal spirits."

Broken Heart Gin is produced in Queenstown, New Zealand. Nestled on the shores of crystal clear Lake Wakatipu, Queenstown is home to some of the finest water in the world. Broken Heart is handcrafted using only the highest quality ingredients, including an intricate blend of eleven botanicals.

"This is a wonderful next step for us in introducing our product to the world," said Annie Robertson, Director of Broken Heart. "It's a great pleasure for us to think that the American public will have a chance to taste and experience all the magic and creativity we have strived to put into each and every bottle of Broken Heart Gin."

More information about Broken Heart Gin is available on their website:

About Montalvo Spirits, Inc.

Montalvo Spirits, Inc. develops, markets and distributes premium alcoholic beverages, with its initial offering being the award-winning Montalvo Tequila. The Company plans to focus on artisanal spirit brands with a tradition of excellence and quality. Additional information concerning the Company is available on the Company's website:

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