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Top 100 Drinking Trends in September

From Celebrity Malt Liquors to Cereal-Inspired Wheat Beers

— September 30, 2015 — Lifestyle
The top September 2015 drinking trends include a variety of innovation products, services and campaigns that point to shifting consumer desires. From experiential bars that put the emphasis on overall customer value to a new crop of celebrity-endorsed alcohol beverages, there are plenty of new offerings in this realm.

Rapper E-40 has released his own brand of malt liquor in the vein of Old English and Colt 45. Boasting black and gold packaging, the product is an intriguing business venture that follows Diddy's vodka enterprise and Nicki Minaj's Moscato line.

Separately, cannabis and wine pairings are becoming the upscale experience for two in legal states like Colorado and Washington. Led by "cannaseurs," the art sees the pairing of wines that emphasis the strains of bud that can illuminate flavors in the wine pairings.

These top September 2015 drinking trends serve to highlight a pervasive social drinking culture and the exciting new products and services popping up among it.
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Sparkling Watermelon Cocktails
Sparkling Watermelon Cocktails
This Watermelon Punch is the Perfect Way to Say Goodbye to Summer
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99
Atomic Bomb-Themed Beers
Atomic Bomb-Themed Beers
This Beer Comes with a Message About the Impact of Nuclear Warfare
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98
Tart Watermelon Juices
Tart Watermelon Juices
This Delicious DIY Juice Tastes Like Sour Strawberry Candy
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97
Temperature-Controlled Wines
Temperature-Controlled Wines
Nobilo's Sauvignon Blanc is a Carefully Prepared New Zealand Wine
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96
Branded Tea Breaks
Branded Tea Breaks
The 'Tea Break' Program by David's Tea Makes Free Deliveries to Offices
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95
Fruity Chocolate Smoothies
Fruity Chocolate Smoothies
This Decadent Smoothie is Made from Nutritious Ingreidents
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94
Musical Whiskey Deliveries
Musical Whiskey Deliveries
This Service Provides Quality Liquor Via Frank Sinatra Impersonators
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93
Emoji Food Labels
Emoji Food Labels
These Food Labels Aim to Void Language Barriers for Dietary Restrictions
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92
Ribbed Coffee Pots
Ribbed Coffee Pots
This Aluminum-Ribbed Coffee Pot Boasts an Hourglass Silhouette
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91
Cannabis-Infused Beers
Cannabis-Infused Beers
The Cann-Beer is Made with Cannabis Plant Extract Creating Taste & Aroma
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90
Hybrid Mojito Margaritas
Hybrid Mojito Margaritas
This Cocktail Recipe Brings Together Fresh Herbs and Citrus Flavors
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89
Malaria-Combating Gins
Malaria-Combating Gins
This Cinchona-Flavored Gin Will Donate Its Proceeds to 'Malaria No More UK'
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88
Thai Iced Teas
Thai Iced Teas
This Creamy Black Tea Beverage is Completely Dairy-Free
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87
Mystery Bar Tours
Mystery Bar Tours
Old Speckled Hen's 'Hunt for a Hen' Sent People Out on a Bar Scavenger Hunt
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86
Illuminating Cocktail Stirrers
Illuminating Cocktail Stirrers
The MixStik Uses Colored Lights to Help You Make the Ideal Cocktail
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85
Image-Based Alcohol Apps
Image-Based Alcohol Apps
The Flaviar App Shows Vivid Images to Represent Alcoholic Flavors
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84
Tradition-Bending Teas
Tradition-Bending Teas
'NEOMATCHA' Combines Traditional Methods with Modern Technology
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83
Boozy Coconut Milkshakes
Boozy Coconut Milkshakes
This Rum-Containing and Hot Fudge-Drizzled Dessert is for Coconut Lovers
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82
DIY Latte Ice Cubes
DIY Latte Ice Cubes
These Handy Coffee Cubes Make It Easy to Whip Up Frozen Lattes
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81
Artisan Beer Dinners
Artisan Beer Dinners
This Beer and Food Pairing Event Combined Upscale Eats & Sierra Nevada
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80
Smokey Berry Cocktails
Smokey Berry Cocktails
This Whiskey Bourbon Drink is Made Fresh with Blackberries and Lemon
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79
Insulated Wine Carafes
Insulated Wine Carafes
This Sleek Vacuum-Sealed Flask Keeps Wine Chilled All Day Long
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78
Hybrid Citrus Beverages
Hybrid Citrus Beverages
Vita Mansi's Citrus Drinks Use Hybrid Fruits and Natural Sweeteners
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77
Commonly Captured Coffee Charts
Commonly Captured Coffee Charts
Express Vending's Infographic Covers Popular Coffee on Instagram
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76
Celebrity Malt Liquors
Celebrity Malt Liquors
Rapper 'E-40' Created His Own 40-Ounce Namesake Malt Liquor Beer
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75
Tea-Preserving Wooden Boxes
Tea-Preserving Wooden Boxes
This Elegant Box Holds Tea Bow's Products and Unwrapped Teabags
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74
Model-Inspired Champagnes
Model-Inspired Champagnes
This Golden Bottled Beverage was Created by Model Adriana Karembeu
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73
Bubble-Wrapped Bars
Bubble-Wrapped Bars
iCracked Creates an Ultra Safe Environment for Phones at the Bar
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72
Cereal-Inspired Wheat Beers
Cereal-Inspired Wheat Beers
This Craft Brewery Beer is Branded with the Iconic Wheaties Logo
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71
Feminized Cocktail Labels
Feminized Cocktail Labels
The North Cocktail Beverages are Labeled with Elegant Feminine Writing
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70
Watermelon Margarita Mixers
Watermelon Margarita Mixers
This Melon Margarita is Made and Served Directly From the Fruit
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69
Smokey Smoothie Cocktails
Smokey Smoothie Cocktails
This Boozy Blended Peach Drink Features Notes of Honey and Whiskey
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68
Coffee-Themed Soaps
Coffee-Themed Soaps
This Starbucks Soap is an Unusual Beauty Product with an Alluring Aroma
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67
Ergonomic Cocktail Shakers
Ergonomic Cocktail Shakers
This Handy Device Makes It Easy to Whip Up Amazing Craft Coktails
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66
Theatrical Cocktail Trays
Theatrical Cocktail Trays
The 'Deconstructed Martini' Experience Lets Bar Patrons Make a Cocktail
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65
Banana-Flavored Water
Banana-Flavored Water
Elmhurst Naturals' Banana Water is Prepared with a Fruit Concentrate
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64
Balanced Kombucha Cocktails
Balanced Kombucha Cocktails
This Spiced Rum Cocktail Combines Figs, Orange, Rum and Gut Health
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63
Space-Aged Whiskey
Space-Aged Whiskey
This Suntory Space Whiskey Will Age on the International Space Station
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62
Biodegradable Travel Cups
Biodegradable Travel Cups
Fred's Sipping Container is a Green Way to Take Your Drink with You
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61
Chilly Predator Cubes
Chilly Predator Cubes
These 3D Shark Ice Cube Designs Add a Hungry Sea Creature to Your Drinks
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60
Chilled Japanese Coffees
Chilled Japanese Coffees
The Nomi Brand Unviels Three New Japanese-Inspired Cold Coffee Brews
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59
Rugged All-Terrain Coolers
Rugged All-Terrain Coolers
This Cooler Helps You Carry Drinks and Snacks Across Rough Terrain
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58
Purifying Wine Filters
Purifying Wine Filters
The Üllo Wine Purifier Easily Filters and Removes Artificial Preservatives
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57
Thermoelectric Wine Coolers
Thermoelectric Wine Coolers
This Insulated Wine Cooler Maintains the Perfect Drink Temperature
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56
Conveniently Canned Cocktails
Conveniently Canned Cocktails
The Ballast Point Brewery Packaged Four Common Cocktails into Cans
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55
Bottled Tea Cappuccinos
Bottled Tea Cappuccinos
The 'Teappuccino' is a New Argo Tea Drink Made with Milk and Spice Blends
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54
Mojito-Inspired Sodas
Mojito-Inspired Sodas
El Fresco's Mojito Soda Beverage Bottles Take Inspiration from Mixology
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53
Soda Beer Hybrids
Soda Beer Hybrids
This Boozy Beverage from MillerCoors Combines Smooth Ale and Sweet Soda
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52
Cocktail-Creating Kiosks
Cocktail-Creating Kiosks
The 'Be Your Own Bartender' Kiosks Will Help Consumers Select Alcohol
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51
Slender Pocket Thermoses
Slender Pocket Thermoses
The Kole Thermal Flask is Designed for Enjoying Drinks On-the-Go
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50
Chainmail Wine Bags
Chainmail Wine Bags
This Elegant Bottle Bag Turns Your Wine into an Armoured Knight
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49
Diamond-Filtered Vodka
Diamond-Filtered Vodka
This Limited Edition Aurora Vodka by Crystal Head Uses a Wheat Base
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48
Face-Shaped Coffee Lids
Face-Shaped Coffee Lids
The 'Kiss' Coffee Lid Lets Users Get Intimiate with Morning Java
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47
Ergonomic Beer Dispensers
Ergonomic Beer Dispensers
The Orange Vessel Co. Craft Growler Offers Better Storage and Quality
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46
Scientific Meal Replacements
Scientific Meal Replacements
These Drinkable Meals are Designed for Maximum Convenience
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45
Alcohol-Free Cocktail Bars
Alcohol-Free Cocktail Bars
This New London Restaurant Only Serves Alcohol-Free Drinks
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44
Storytelling Beer Labels
Storytelling Beer Labels
The Art on These Beer Bottles Reveal Stories Told by 20 Artists
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43
Hydrating All-Natural Beverages
Hydrating All-Natural Beverages
'Recovery Water' Refreshes While Reducing Muscle Damage & Fatigue
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42
Cannabis Wine Pairings
Cannabis Wine Pairings
Cultivating Spirits Dinners Teach People How to Pair Wine and Weed
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41
Beer-Inspired Sneakers
Beer-Inspired Sneakers
This Line of New Balance Footwear Pays Tribute to British Pub Culture
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40
Bottle-Opening Mugs
Bottle-Opening Mugs
These Beer Mugs Have a Convenient Built-In Bottle Opener on the Bottom
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39
Sustainable Sparkling Water Dispensers
Sustainable Sparkling Water Dispensers
This Device Helps Reduce Plastic Bottle Waste
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38
Handcrafted Wooden Mini-Bars
Handcrafted Wooden Mini-Bars
This Cherry Oak Mini-Bar Boasts Elegance and Convenience
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37
Vitamin-Enriched Coffees
Vitamin-Enriched Coffees
AlphaMind Combines Vitamins and Coffee for an Extra Morning Boost
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36
High-Tech Can Coolers
High-Tech Can Coolers
ThinkGeek's Resourceful Can Cooler is Ideal for Summertime Use
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35
Champagne-Infused Gummies
Champagne-Infused Gummies
These Boozy Gummy Bears are the Perfect Party Snack
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34
Energizing Water Beverages
Energizing Water Beverages
Eurovita's Perfect Water is Enriched with Caffeine and Electrolytes
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33
Sparkling Energy Water
Sparkling Energy Water
POW Makes Fruit-Flavored, Carbonated Water for Energy
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32
Emotional Wine Labels
Emotional Wine Labels
The Carpe Diem Wine Branding Features Emotional Portrait Imagery
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Bustling Traditional Establishments
Bustling Traditional Establishments
This Tokyo Restaurant Marries Tradition with Effortless Style
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30
Music Festival Beer Cans
Music Festival Beer Cans
The Latest Bud Light Cans are Individually Decorated with Bright Colors
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29
Champagne Bar Pop-Ups
Champagne Bar Pop-Ups
Selfridges is Celebrating Champagne Week with a Pop-Up Champagne Tasting
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28
Millennial-Targeted Wines
Millennial-Targeted Wines
Australian Vintage's 'YOU Wine' Brand Appeals to Generation Y
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Neon Beer Packaging
Neon Beer Packaging
The Vibrant Labels for Bee Beer Feature Bold Purple & Bright Turquoise
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26
Skyscape Wine Bottles
Skyscape Wine Bottles
These Colorful Wine Bottle Designs Mimic the Look of the Northern Lights
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25
Wooden Cocktail Cups
Wooden Cocktail Cups
These Modern Wooden Cups Add a Playful Sophistication to Home Bars
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24
Holographic Beer Boxes
Holographic Beer Boxes
The Branding for Hoptical Illusion Uses 3D Holographic Film
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23
Millennial-Targeted Typography Ads
Millennial-Targeted Typography Ads
This Miller Lite Campaign Targets Young Males Via Instagram
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22
Colorful Champagne Parties
Colorful Champagne Parties
The Exclusive Toronto-Based 'Yelloweek' Event Honors Veuve Clicquot
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21
Superfood Smoothie Pouches
Superfood Smoothie Pouches
NOKA's Portable Pouches Aid in Healthy Consumption on the Go
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20
Die-Cut Juice Labels
Die-Cut Juice Labels
The Jamu Kitchen's Turmeric Juice Boasts Inner & Outer Beauty Benefits
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19
Pressure-Sensitive Beer Labels
Pressure-Sensitive Beer Labels
Oculto Beer's Labels Feature Color-Changing Thermostatic Ink
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18
Undressing Beverage Bottles
Undressing Beverage Bottles
Yakult's Drinks Reveal Swimwear Styles Under a Packaging Layer
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17
Automatic Bartenders
Automatic Bartenders
The Foxtender is an Alcohol Vending Machine with a Compatible Payment App
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16
Urban Beach Installations
Urban Beach Installations
Corona's Newest Marketing Effort Brings Relaxation to the Busy City
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15
Fruit Currency Bars
Fruit Currency Bars
The 'Orange Amnesty' Pop-Up Bar by Aperol Spritz Accepts Oranges as Payment
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14
Flavor-Enhancing Beer Glasses
Flavor-Enhancing Beer Glasses
These Specialty Glasses are Designed for the Modern Beer Drinker
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13
Floating Champagne Bars
Floating Champagne Bars
This Moët & Chandon Floating Bar is Shaped like a Tube with Gold Accents
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12
Infidelity-Inspired Beer Ads
Infidelity-Inspired Beer Ads
'Boca Maldita' is a Bold Brazilian Beer with an Audacious Ad Campaign
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11
Bulletproof Coffee Shops
Bulletproof Coffee Shops
Dave Asprey's Bulletproof Coffee Shop Boasts High-Tech Brewing Equipment
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10
Anthropomorphic Beer Logos
Anthropomorphic Beer Logos
These Beer Bottle Labels Feature Quirky Humanized Animals
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9
Vino Snack Packs
Vino Snack Packs
These Single-Serve Wine Glasses Come with a Sweet or Salty Snack Inside
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8
Chic Alleyway Restaurants
Chic Alleyway Restaurants
El Papagayo is a Stunning Eatery Tucked Away in Córdoba, Argentina
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7
Emoji Drink-Ordering Bars
Emoji Drink-Ordering Bars
The Coconut Watering Hole Has People Order a Drink with Emojis
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6
Slow Brew Coffee Makers
Slow Brew Coffee Makers
This Stoneware Coffee Maker Gradually Filters for Added Flavor
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5
Heritage-Inspired Food Packaging
Heritage-Inspired Food Packaging
This Wine and Game Meat Products Branding Takes Cues from Biology
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4
Luxe Sparkling Water Popups
Luxe Sparkling Water Popups
Osheaga's Perrier Greenhouse Introduces an Escape within an Escape
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3
Botanical Oasis Gin Experiences
Botanical Oasis Gin Experiences
Hendrick's Gin Held a Horticultural Pop-Up Earlier This Year
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2
Touchscreen Sampling Bars
Touchscreen Sampling Bars
Beam Suntory's Interactive Booth Offers Bourbon Tasting at the Airport
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1
Shrouded Beer Brand Activations
Shrouded Beer Brand Activations
Swedish Cider Brand Kopparberg Hosted a Floral-Infused Event
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