Pernod Ricard USA has added French aperitif Lillet to its portfolio. Previously distributed by William Grant & Sons in the U.S., Lillet is a Bordeaux-produced wine-based aperitif that comes in Blanc, Rouge and Rose expressions. Pernod Ricard USA president and CEO Bryan Fry touted the brand’s credentials among the mixology community and added that Pernod looks forward “to further unlocking its potential.”
Gatlinburg, Tennessee’s Sugarlands Distilling Company is adding to its product line with the launch of Rye Apple Moonshine. The 80-proof, apple-infused rye moonshine was created by Sugarlands in collaboration with moonshine distillers Mark Ramsey and Digger Manes. The newcomer joins 11 other moonshine offerings in the Sugarlands lineup, which was launched in 2014 and is currently available in 16 U.S. markets.
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