[BND] Your Morning Briefing --

Good Morning and Happy Wednesday. It's November 15, 2023.

Cooper Mountain Vineyards Acquires Oregon's Lia Vineyard

Cooper Mountain Vineyards, a pioneer in Willamette Valley winemaking since its establishment in 1978, said it acquired Lia's Vineyard, a 50-acre properety nestled in the Chehalem Mountains AVA. This strategic purchase reunites the original upper half of the historic Jacob Hart Estate after nearly two

Willamette Valley Narrows 3Q Loss; Sales Jumped 23%

Willamette Valley Vineyards reports third quarter sales rose 23% to $9.35 million. The company posted a net loss of $326,982. The loss was significantly less than the year-earlier loss of $949,821. The increase in sales was attributed to an increase through in 10% sales through distributors. "I

Eastside Distilling 3Q Sales Flat, Net Loss Narrows

Eastside Distilling Co. reports gross sales for both the three months ending September 30, 2023 and 2022 were flat at $3.1 million, as growth in digital can printing was offset by lower mobile canning and spirits sales. But the net loss in the 2023 third quarter decreased to $2.

Splash Beverage Revenue Rose, Net Loss Widened

Splash Beverage Group reports revenue rose 5% in the third quarter to $5.1 million. The company said its loss in the third quarter widened to $5.6 million from $5.1 million.

Beckmann Gonzalez and Boisset Families Launch Ultra-Premium Tequila Brand, Casa Obsidiana

The Beckmann Gonzalez family of Jalisco, Mexico, and the Boisset family of Burgundy and California, today announced the launch of Casa Obsidiana, a collection of ultra-premium tequilas uniting one vision from two families to create the world's most refined, exquisite tequila. Casa Obsidiana honors the heritage of the Boissets and

Gracianna Winery Unveils 'Grateful Gift Sampler Pack'

Gracianna Winery is excited to introduce its 2023 Holiday "Grateful Gift" season. The theme, "Bring the Tasting Room Home for the Holidays," reflects their dedication to providing an intimate and personalized experience that captures the essence of their renowned winery in Healdsburg. Each Gift Sampler Pack includes a tailored selection

Grand Marnier Offers Luxury Gift Wrap

Grand Marnier is toasting the holidays, meaningful moments, and 50 years of hip hop with a limited-edition (w)rapping paper, gift (w)rap content, custom cocktail kits and a donation to The Hip Hop Museum. Consumers can purchase a Grand Margarita holiday cocktail kit through Cocktail Courier while supplies last.

Michter's Offers 25 Year Bourbon

Michter's, which was just named "the world's most admired whiskey" by Drinks International, plans to release next month one of its rarest offerings: Michter's 25 Year Old Kentucky Straight Bourbon. SRP: $1,500. "This release commemorates a truly special moment for us," commented Michter's President Joseph J. Magliocco. "The last

Brugal Rum Marks 135 Years

Brugal , an ultra-premium rum producer from the Dominican Republic, is marking 135 years during which generations of the Brugal family have led the charge with continued creativity in their industry and an unwavering commitment to preserving the rich heritage of Dominican rum-making. This dedication, passed down through five generations, has

JaJa Tequila Sweeps Offers Custom Motorbikes

JaJa Tequila is offering fans the opportunity to win one of three Super73 electric motorbikes. The bikes' frames are custom painted and the rims correspond to the particular JaJa Tequila flavor it embodies — B lanco, Reposado and Anejo. the sweepstakes closes Nov. 28.

Teremana Requila and Dwayne Launch 'The Rock' with Dwayne Johnson

The brand launches a one-stop virtual Holiday entertainment experience that Teremana® Mana Holiday House to 'Share the Mana' and celebrate the spirit of the holiday season. Accessible online at ManaHolidayHouse.com, the one-stop virtual holiday experience is designed to make at-home holiday gatherings simple and easy to enjoy with family

Torres Distillers Offers a 900-Bottle Luxury Reserve Brandy

In 1985, the same year Matias Llobet joined the Torres winery in Barcelona, Spain, a small reserve of the best Parellada brandies of that year was set aside, only three barrels, which were stored in the aging cellar of Vilafranca del Penedès, a place known as "El Mamut" ("the mammoth"

Who & What --

Opus One Winery appoints Kimberlee Marinelli as assistant winemaker and viticulturalist. She joined Opus One as an intern in August 2021. Cork Supply welcomes Elizabeth Robertis as senior sales executive for the Napa territory. Benson Marketing Group, Greenville, S.C., hires Ashley Kraynak as director of public relations. Benson Marketing

Thanks for reading. I'll see you tomorrow. – Joel

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