FEATURES
10
SPEAKEASY: CRAIG WOLF
A conversation with the WSWA
President & CEO.
20
BOOMGO THE MILLENNIALS
Young adults are becoming the
most important wine-drinking
generation yet.
26
SOCIAL MEDIA FOR
A SOCIAL BUSINESS
The wine industry is tailor-made for
social media.
32
THE FERVOR FOR FLAVOR
The rainbow of flavored spirits
continues to expand—on shelves
and at bars.
40
THE GIN GAME
A cocktail renaissance has
raised the bar for small and
large gins alike.
44
BRAIN TRUST IN
THE BIG EASY
The Wine & Spirits Guild roundtable
sounds off on hot-button issues.
92
NYC WINE LIST
Snapshots of the on-premise wine
scene in NYC
PROFILES
50
YOU CAN SOMETIMES
GET WHAT YOU WANT
Crystal Head Vodka Limited Rolling
Stones Edition gift pack gets what
you need.
52
‘ALL IN’ FOR THE
ROTHSCHILD FAMILY
Three branches unite for the first
time ever to create superlative
Champagne.
54
WHERE COUNTRY MEETS
THE CARIBBEAN
Country music powerhouse
Kenny Chesney launches
Blue Chair Bay Rum.
56
DEWAR’S: LITTLE BIT
OF HONEY
Dewar’s unveils its much-anticipated
Highlander Honey.
62
DECODING
TODAY’S PALATE
Vintage Point’s David Biggar
knows what millenials want.
DEPARTMENTS
8
BY THE NUMBERS
16
THE FIND
18
WINE BUZZ
64
NEW PRODUCTS
& PROMOTIONS
111
EVENTS CALENDAR
32
May 2013
BEVERAGE MEDIA
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