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BevNET Podcast Ep. 7: Coffee With the Beverage Whisperer

The team had a chance to evaluate some products with beverage industry investor, advisor, board member and raconteur Ken Sadowsky when dropped by the BevNET Podcast studio for an interview recently.

Martin Miller’s Gin Launches 9 Moons, A Single Cask-Aged Gin

9 Moons, a cask aged gin, has come from a single new Bourbon oak cask. It was filled with high strength Martin Miller's Gin then aged for 9 months, or 9 moons, in Martin Miller's Gin's barrel store in Borgarnes, Iceland. Around 2,000 bottles, each individually numbered, were drawn from the cask and then blended at the source to an optimum bottling strength of 40 percent with Icelandic spring water, adding an exceptionally smooth quality.

FDA: Evaporated Cane Juice is “False or Misleading”

The agency recommends that food and beverage companies that list evaporated cane juice as an ingredient instead use “sugar” and optionally accompany it with “a truthful, non-misleading descriptor to distinguish the ingredient from other cane-based sweeteners.”

Beach Whiskey, LLC Announces Closing of Oversubscribed $7.5 Million Series A Financing Round

"This funding will allow us to properly launch Beach Whiskey with our distributors and on-premise national account partners," said J. Smoke Wallin, co-founder & CEO of Beach Whiskey. "Our group of world class investors, board and advisory board members is a testament to Beach Whiskey's unique take on the rapidly growing whiskey market."

BevNET Podcast Ep. 6: The 2016 Craft Brewers Conference

In this edition of the BevNET Podcast, Chris Furnari, the editor of Brewbound, joins us to discuss his takeaways from the massive, 14,000-attendee Craft Brewers Conference and Brew Expo America, including some of the factors that are enabling massive growth in the craft beer category.

BACARDÍ Introduces Grapefruit and Raspberry Flavored Rums

BACARDÍ Grapefruit is a white rum infused with pink grapefruit flavors to create a sour and semi-sweet fresh taste, while BACARDÍ Raspberry is infused with citrus raspberry flavors to create a taste mixture of sweet and tart.