Stateways Jan-Feb 2014

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PRODUCTS & The Real McCoy Rum has added two new barrelaged expressions to its lineup: a 3-year-aged and a 12year-aged rum. They join the 5-year-aged mark introduced earlier this year. All three rums, at 80 proof, hail from Foursquare Distillery in Barbados. Each The Real McCoy Rum is a blend of column and pot still distillate, and aged in single batches in toasted American oak bourbon casks. The Real McCoy 3year and 12-year aged rums are available in 750 ml for an suggested retail prices of $19.99 and $44.99, respectively, while the 5-year-aged expression, launched earlier this year, is priced at $28.99. Pernod Ricard USA has launched Seagram's Red Berry Twisted, a gin infused with ripe red raspberry and strawberry flavors. The 35% ABV Red Berry Twisted is an extension of the company's range of Seagram's Twisted Gin flavors. It comes in 375 ml, 750 ml and 1.75-liter sizes and sells for a suggested retail price of $11.99 for the 750 ml bottle. Maximize your positive press from your feature in Reprints Maximize the marketing power of your feature. Eprint Give your feature a presence on the World Wide Web. Fame Frame TM Transform your feature into an impressive work of art with a customized wall plaque. For custom reprints of articles in this magazine contact: Cheryl Naughton, Specialty Information Media (678) 292-6054 or 42 PACKAGING Glenfiddich has launched the Age of Discovery Bourbon Cask Reserve, which is exclusively aged for 19 years in American oak casks—casks that once traveled great American rivers and now serve as the inspiration for this limited-edition release, the company says. The 2013 Age of Discovery Bourbon Cask Reserve (ABV 40%) is available nationally with a suggested retail price of $149.99. Brown-Forman's Herradura has launched Coleccion de la Casa, Reserva 2013—Cognac Cask Finish Reposado, a smallbatch tequila crafted by its master distiller Maria Teresa. Herradura ages the tequila in American oak barrels for 11 months, then transfers it to French oak casks sourced from France's Cognac region for three more months. The Cognac Cask Finish Reposado will be available throughout the U.S. at a suggested retail price of $89.99 for a 750 ml bottle. Smirnoff has added two new flavors to its vodka portfolio: Wild Honey and Cinna-Sugar Twist. Smirnoff Wild Honey flavored vodka blends the pure sweet taste of golden honey with a wild side of floral fruitiness, the company says, while Smirnoff Cinna-Sugar Twist flavored vodka combines a sweet and smooth taste. The suggested retail price for both is $15.99 for a 750 ml bottle. Riondo USA has launched two sparkling wines. BLU Prosecco has fresh and intense sensations with aromas of pear, peach, wisteria and hints of citrus, the company says. R37 Demi-Sec is a sweet prosecco obtained though the Charmat method and has a nose of ripe apple, apricot and acacia. Both proseccos have a suggested retail price of $13.99. StateWays I I January/February 2014

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