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    by Wayne Curtis

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Thursday
Mar072013

Press releases I didn't finish reading

“Peligroso Tequila, known for its dangerously exceptional juice, is heating up the market yet again with the launch of the newest member of its premium tequila family—Peligroso Cinnamon. The world’s first 84 proof cinnamon-flavored tequila is infused with 100% pure cinnamon and a blend of secret ingredients...”

Friday
Feb082013

Press releases I didn't finish reading

Phillips Distilling Company (Phillips) today unveils the world’s first candy bar flavored vodka, UV Candy Bar. Infused with all-natural milk chocolate, velvety caramel and peanut butter flavors, UV Candy Bar is a sippable sweet indulgence.”

Friday
Dec142012

Press releases I didn't finish reading

"As part of your coverage of food & drink during the holidays, I thought your readers might be interested in a specialty drink from Devotion Vodka, which recently debuted the world’s first-ever sugar-free and gluten-free flavored vodka family."

Tuesday
Nov272012

Press releases I didn't finish reading

"Winter is officially here! I wanted to share some holiday cocktails that are sure to warm you up in the next few months.

"Many of you may know Pucker as a simple addition to your favorite cocktail. Not anymore! Pucker has recently launched a whole new line of vodka flavors that will take your cocktail from boring to bold in seconds flat."

Wednesday
May302012

Press releases I didn't finish reading

“Friday will be a day of indulgence as the country celebrates the sweet smell and delicious taste of our favorite O-shaped treat. It's National Donut Day and to commemorate this hole-iest of days, the world's only sustainable vodka, 360 Vodka, proudly announced its new mouth-watering flavor: 360 Glazed Donut.”

Wednesday
May302012

Press releases I didn't finish reading

“Many people are wondering how to spice up their social gatherings with fine flavored vodkas that won’t burn a hole in their wallets.”

Friday
Apr202012

Press releases I didn't finish reading

“I wanted to introduce you to two new rums from Enrique Iglesias – ATLANTICO Reserva and ATLANTICO Platino!  Just as the weather starts warming up, so do the cocktails!”

Wednesday
Apr042012

Press releases I didn't finish reading

“For the past ten years, Van Gogh Vodka (www.vangoghvodka.com) has been considered a pioneer in the world of flavored vodkas thanks to their constant innovation and ability to create vibrant and authentic flavors.  Crafted in small batches in Holland, Van Gogh is most famously known for their unique Double Espresso flavored vodka.
 
“Now, Van Gogh Vodka is proud to introduce their own take on an American classic – PB&J – transforming its timeless flavor into a delightfully smooth peanut butter and raspberry jelly flavored vodka.”

Monday
Feb202012

Press releases I didn’t finish reading

“Happy Monday! I wanted to share some skinny Oscars themed cocktails on behalf of Voli Light Vodkas, the world’s first low calorie vodka, with you in case you’re interested in posting.”

Wednesday
Jan112012

Press releases I didn’t finish reading

“Wine her, dine her, and treat her to only the finest.  With VnC Cocktails and VuQo Premium Vodka, you’ll win her heart in a matter of sips. Seduce your sweetie with your impressive bartending skills by stirring up some VuQo Vodka cocktails with a romantic twist or celebrate the single life with a sweet and sexy VuQo Vodka cocktail with your friends.”