A new zero-calorie, zero-sugar line of cocktail mixes is now available. Skinny Mixes is a line comprised of The Skinny Margarita, The Skinny Cosmopolitan and The Skinny Appletini. Mixes for The Skinny Mojito, The Skinny Strawberry Daiquiri and The Skinny Pina Colada are in the works. The alcohol-free cocktail mixes are sweetened with sucralose and allow consumers to save up to 300 calories per average cocktail.
For more information, visit www.skinnymixes.com.
Xanté, a premium liqueur that combines pears, vanilla and French limousine oak, launched in New York, Miami and Boston early in 2009 and is rolling out in major cities across the U.S., including its debut in New Orleans at Tales of the Cocktail. It has been on the market in Europe for more than 10 years and is the second-most popular liqueur in Scandanavia. Xanté is best enjoyed on the rocks or in a cocktail.
For more information, visit www.drinkxante.com.
Patch Block Varietal Line
Les Vins Georges Duboeuf has redefined its varietal line under a new name, Patch Block. Its five varietals, Sauvignon Blanc, Chardonnay, Pinot Noir, Merlot and Cabernet Sauvignon, will be available in September. The name “Patch Block” refers to a patch of land within a vineyard, known as a block, where the grapes have distinct characteristics and quality. The grapes are from vineyard blocks in the Languedoc region of France.
For more information, visit www.patchblockwines.com.
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