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Pomona – The Goldilocks Terroir of Castellina in Chianti

Pomona – The Goldilocks Terroir of Castellina in Chianti

ABOVE: Monica Raspi with her dachshund Zoe, as featured in Wine Spectator’s New-Generation Chianti Classico, Part 3: Pomona’s Monica Raspi. There are many extremes in the Chianti Classico appellation—from the heights of Radda with its muscular and high-toned wines, to the warmth and lushness of Panzano and the Conca d’Oro—but in between these two extremes, in

Pomona – The Goldilocks Terroir of Castellina in Chianti

Pomona – The Goldilocks Terroir of Castellina in Chianti

ABOVE: Monica Raspi with her dachshund Zoe, as featured in Wine Spectator’s New-Generation Chianti Classico, Part 3: Pomona’s Monica Raspi. There are many extremes in the Chianti Classico appellation—from the heights of Radda with its muscular and high-toned wines, to the warmth and lushness of Panzano and the Conca d’Oro—but in between these two extremes, in

Independence Day Reds, Whites, & Booze

Independence Day Reds, Whites, & Booze

A shortlist of some of our favorite wine, cider, and spirits from visionaries of our American portfolio. Below you will find hand-selected wine, spirits, and cider that not only hail from the U. S. of A., but are also distinctive in their own right: from the second licensed distillery in New York City since prohibition, to a small-batch,

Staff Picks for Summer – Magnum Edition!

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Think of this as our monthly answer to, ’so what have you been into lately?’ — fresh updates from Portfolio Managers with unfiltered intel on why we’re drinking what we are. There was a time during pandemic where half-bottles were a practical alternative to a full bottle, for those of us that were flying solo

May 19th Seminar with Julia Coney

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Thank you to all who could join us for the live discussion! Below you will find our May 19th Zoom seminar in its entirety, where Julia addressed issues of diversity, equity, and inclusivity in our industry by defining what these terms actually mean and providing specific examples of mis-steps that point to bias. She answers

For Moms, By Moms – A Mother’s Day Tribute

For Moms, By Moms - A Mother's Day Tribute

Moms, Grandmothers, Stepmothers, Aunts, Cousins, Siblings, Guardians, and Caregivers, we salute you!  We appreciate the love and support that you share with us, and all of the hats that you wear in our homes, and in our communities. Today, we pay homage to some of our producers that in addition to being recognized all over

Margarita Recipes: 101 

Margarita Recipes: 101 

Team Spirits lays out the building blocks for executing everyone’s favorite agave sour.  Though most can agree that a Margarita is delicious, passionate opinions arise when discussing how best to make one. Ostensibly a straightforward cocktail composed of tequila, citrus, and sugar (in the form of syrup or liqueur), variations in proportion and type of

Spirits Single Barrels

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 Purchasing a single batch or barrel enables an establishment to offer something truly unique to its clientele. Many of Skurnik’s producer-partners offer exclusive opportunities to purchase single barrels or limited bottlings. Support the brands and distilleries you know and love or discover new producers and exceptional distillates that have been waiting for you! Various single