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In the case Bellion Spirits, LLC, et al v. United States of America, et al., a Federal Judge in Washington, DC, denied Bellion’s Motion for Summary Judgment and granted the Government’s Cross-Motion in a deceptive labeling matter.  Bellion infuses their vodka with a compound called NTX.  They claim “NTX helps

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In a previous blog, we wrote about how celebrities are entering the liquor market in a big way, but can being famous impact your ability to get a liquor license?  In a recent Law.com article, Donald Trump’s ‘Character and Fitness’ is being questioned in a hotel liquor-license renewal.  While character

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Marvel’s Deadpool Named Creative Director of Espolón Tequila Just in time for the release of Deadpool 2 in theaters, Espolón Tequila, distributed by Campari Group, has announced that the Marvel superhero is their new Creative Director of Culture ’n’ Stuff. 20th Century Fox and the Campari Group are obviously having

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Spiritus Law’s (formerly known as LewisFox Law) very own radio program, The Happy Hour Show, is on Fridays at 6pm on AM 880 The Biz. Every week, Robert Lewis and Marbet Lewis will discuss alcohol industry legal trends as well as news that affects your dining and nightlife experience. Listen

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In recent years, private label products have increased in popularity with the general public. Private label products are those which have been created specifically for, and in some cases by, retailers – for example, Amazon-branded household products – to be sold exclusively via one sales channel. With the ease of

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Trends Shaking Up the Cocktail Scene Gin distilled down the street; cocktails aged like bourbon or moonshine; negroni’s infused with shallots. One quarter of the way into 2018 three cocktail trends are showing up at bars and restaurants across the country. This year, when you go out for a drink,

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Chilly Irish Morning 1 double shot of espresso 0.75 oz heavy cream slightly less than 0.75 oz 1:1 simple syrup 1.5 oz blended Irish whiskey ice Instructions Combine ingredients in a cocktail shaker with ice Shake Double strain into a chilled coupe glass Garnish with a few coffee beans or

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There’s an increasing industry trend towards high-end, premium liquor. Not just top shelf, but limited editions aimed at connoisseurs and collectors willing to spend top dollar. Louis XIII Cognac is a prime example, and if you have a spare $22,000, you can take home a bottle (just one) of their

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Love Sling Prep Time:  2 minutes Total Time:  2 minutes 1 ounce premium gin ½ ounce grenadine ½ ounce cherry brandy 1 dash sour mix (equal parts of lime juice and plain simple syrup) Splash of club soda (free pour to taste) Instructions Pour the gin, grenadine and cherry brandy

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