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1OTH MOUNTAIN WHISKEY & SPIRITS

This line of spirits made from ingredients locally sourced in Colorado includes a Bourbon with a suggested retail of $58, Rye Whiskey for $45, Vodka for $34 and Alpenglow Cordial for $45. AVAILABLE FROM Baystate Wine & Spirits.

CABANA WINES

Located in Lodi, California, the Cabana Winery portfolio from winemaker Robert Smerling includes a Sauvignon Blanc, Pinot Noir, Merlot, Petite Sirah, Cabernet Sauvignon and an Old Vine Zinfandel. Suggested retail for each is $14.99. AVAILABLE FROM Baystate Wine & Spirits.

GIN LANE 1751

There are four craft gins in the Gin Lane 1751 portfolio: London Dry, Victoria Pink Gin, Old Tom Gin, and London Dry Royal Strength. The London Dry is full-bodied with a predominance of juniper, star anise and refreshing citrus. The Victoria is well-balanced with juniper at the forefront and a...
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KAI LYCHEE VODKA

This vodka has an aroma with notes of lychee, sweet spice, rose, and honey. Hints of rose and orange blossom. Gluten Free. Suggested retail is $34.99. AVAILABLE FROM Abacus Distributing.

A LOOK AT THE SELTZER SENSATION

By ANDY CROUCH Hard seltzer has taken the beer world by force. Not spirit or wine based but also not beer like in character, these flavored malt beverage (FMB) products—ranging from colorless and near flavorless in nature to cloyingly sweet and neon hued—have long existed around the periphery of the...
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ENDANGERED COCKTAIL OF THE MONTH-THE EMERALD COCKTAIL

By PINK LADY Here in Massachusetts, where 21.5% of the population claim Irish ancestry, St. Patrick’s Day is a month-long holiday. It is a bibulous moment to be sure, with many revelers reaching for anything green to wear, Guinness by the gallon, and as many green-hued libations and sweet treats...
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OHZA MIMOSA

These canned mimosas are crafted with premium Brut sparkling wine from the Finger Lakes region of upstate New York and real orange juice. They contain no added sugar and no artificial flavors. 5% ABV. Suggested retail is $14-$16 per 6-pack. AVAILABLE FROM Blueprint Brands and Seaboard Products Company.

PALOMA BRUT ROSÉ

This Italian sparkling rosé wine has aromas and flavors of almonds, lemon chiffon, ripe apples, and summer peach with a silky, vibrant, fruity light body. Organic, vegan, and a Non-GMO Project verified wine. Suggested retail is $13.99. AVAILABLE FROM Trio Wine Company.

SAMUEL ADAMS COLD SNAP and MOUNTAIN BERRY

These two brews are now available. An unfiltered white ale with a signature blend of 10 spices, Cold Snap has a new and enhanced recipe. To lighten the body, brewers modified the ratio of the spices: orange zest, vanilla, lemon zest, coriander, rose hips, hibiscus, powdered plum, grains of paradise,...
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