Absolut Lime, the newest expression from the Absolut portfolio.

Absolut Lime Launch Showcases Latest in Vodka Line

Connecticut Distributors, Inc. (CDI) launched Absolut Lime, the latest flavor in the Absolut portfolio, on January 20 at the Riverview Bistro in Stratford. The launch event welcomed Pernod Ricard’s Courtney Bell, Jackie Blau and Heather Godsell to educate the CDI … Continued

Trade guests gathered at the distributorship’s North Haven headquarters for the tasting on January 11

Worldwide Wine, Brescome Barton Welcome Guests For Trade Tasting

Worldwide Wines and Brescome Barton hosted their annual closeout tasting at their North Haven headquarters on January 11, 2017. Guests sampled wines and spirits from remaining inventory selections. Sales representatives and managers educated trade accounts on the portfolio offerings.

The 14 annual Sun Wine and Food Festival.

Annual Mohegan Sun Wine and Food Fest Showcases Suppliers

The 14th annual Sun Wine & Food Fest was held the weekend of January 27-29, 2017 at the Mohegan Sun. The event began on January 27 with two major happenings. First, a Jim Beam Bourbon tasting where guests sampled select bourbons, … Continued

Guests during the “Women in Whiskey” dinner at Max’s Oyster Bar in West Hartford.

Max’s Oyster Bar and Brescome Barton Host “Women in Whiskey”

Max’s Oyster Bar and Brescome Barton hosted “Women in Whiskey,” a dinner featuring American whiskies and the women who helped “create and influence the brands.” On January 24, Sarah Alokones, Northern Divisional Sales Manager at Brescome Barton, presented featured brands … Continued

Scott Randall, Vice President of Sales, Opici Family Distributing; Karl Ronne, Owner, The Wine Thief; T.J. Gallagher, Manager, The Wine Thief; and Sean Oakley, Terlato Artisan Spirits.

Opici Showcases Scotch in New Haven on Robert Burns Day

The Wine Thief in New Haven welcomed Scott Randall from Opici Family Distributing and Sean Oakley from Terlato Artisan Spirits to host an in-store tasting of Single Malt Scotches on January 25, 2017. The date is annually celebrated in the … Continued

Third place: Heartless Bird by Moises Ramirez.

Oak Haven Table & Bar Hosts Wild Turkey Cocktail Competition

New Haven’s Oak Haven Table & Bar welcomed Brescome Barton, United States Bartenders’ Guild Connecticut (USBG CT) chapter members and industry guests to a Wild Turkey cocktail competition on January 30. Competing bartenders created an original cocktail featuring Wild Turkey … Continued