Booze News--Beer Goggle Myth Debunked & Screw Cap for Bubbly Announced
Martin Silver, who owns Georgi Vodka, accused Donald Trump, who launched Trump Vodka in 2006, of being a hypocrite for firing Khloe Kardashian from "Celebrity Apprentice" for her DUI conviction. Silver even offered to hire Kardashian himself.
A British study has debunked the myth of the "beer goggle" effect. Researchers found that straight men who had been drinking found women less--not more--attractive than they normally would sober.
A 150-year-old family-owned Champagne company shocked the wine world recently by announcing that it would adopt a new metallic screw cap specifically developed for sparkling wine. The new closure will be unveiled at the London International Wine Fair in May.
VeeV, which claims to be the first green spirits brand, will donate a dollar to rainforest protection for every "Treetini" cocktail purchased during April made with its Acai liqueur. The company is letting bartenders decide what exactly a Treetini is.