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Top 100 Drinking Trends in September

From Derby-Inspired Beer Cocktails to Toffee-Infused Creamers

— September 27, 2020 — Lifestyle
With autumn around the corner, the Septemeber 2020 drinking innovations showcase how brands are launching their fall-inspired menu items. These include alcohol brands, coffee chains, and even coffee creamer retailers.

To get ahead of the pumpkin spice latte season, Starbucks Canada debuted its iconic pumpkin-infused beverage this month. Other retailers followed suit with their own seasonal beverages including Peet's Coffee's Maple Spice Cold Brew Oat Latte, Dunkin's Pumpkin Spice Latte, and Dairy Queen's Pumpkin Butter Shake, among others.

The September 2020 drinking tends list also showcases all the fall-inspired alcohol offerings including the VIVE Hard Seltzer Pumpkin Spice Hard Seltzer, the Austin East Cider Cranberry Cider, and the Baileys Apple Pie Irish Cream Liqueur.

Each new release offers a fun way to celebrate the change of season with its fall-inspired flavors.
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Activity
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Crisp Fall-Inspired Ciders
Crisp Fall-Inspired Ciders
Austin East Cider Released the New Cranberry Cider In Time For Fall
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119
Carmel Toffee-Infused Creamers
Carmel Toffee-Infused Creamers
Coffee Mate Debuted its New Holiday Creamer Line Ahead of Season
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118
Cocoa-Forward Cocktail Bitters
Cocoa-Forward Cocktail Bitters
The Angostura Cocoa Bitters are Expertly Crafted
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117
Blended Chocolate Summer Drinks
Blended Chocolate Summer Drinks
starbucks launched its Peanut Butter Cup Frappuccino and more
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116
Alcohol Delivery App Discounts
Alcohol Delivery App Discounts
Uber Eats To Give 25% Off After Ontario Allows Alcohol Delivery
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115
Retro Restaurant Menu Pricing
Retro Restaurant Menu Pricing
Burger & Lobster Reduced its Menu Pricing to the Original 2011 Costs
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114
Pumpkin Butter Shakes
Pumpkin Butter Shakes
Dairy Queen's Pumpkin Butter Shake Has Arrived for Fall
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113
Customized CBD Coffees
Customized CBD Coffees
Serda's Coffee Co. Infuses Coffee with a Customer's CBD Level of Choice
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112
Maple Oat Lattes
Maple Oat Lattes
The Maple Spice Cold Brew Oat Latte is a New Non-Dairy Option at Peet's Coffee
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111
Blind Tasting Wine Calendars
Blind Tasting Wine Calendars
The Waniac Wine Calendar Spotlights Boutique Wineries Across Slovenia
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110
Organic All-in-One Nutritional Shakes
Organic All-in-One Nutritional Shakes
Naturade's VeganSmart is Rolled Out with Special Flavors
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109
Apple Pie Irish Liqueurs
Apple Pie Irish Liqueurs
Baileys New Apple Pie Irish Cream Liqueur is Perfect for Fall Cocktails
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108
Dairy-Free Copy-Cat Recipes
Dairy-Free Copy-Cat Recipes
Mooala Shares a Copy-Cat Starbucks Pink Drink Recipe with Fans
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107
Mango-Flavored Non-Dairy Milks
Mango-Flavored Non-Dairy Milks
Banana Wave Mango is an Oat Milk & Whole Banana Beverage
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106
Balanced Sweetness Flavored Vodkas
Balanced Sweetness Flavored Vodkas
These New Vestal Vodka Flavored Spirits Come in Two Options
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105
Cidery-Owned Casual Restaurants
Cidery-Owned Casual Restaurants
Austin Eastciders Opened a New Restaurant in South Austin
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104
Alkaline Relaxation Drinks
Alkaline Relaxation Drinks
Chill by Phenoh Shares the Benefits of CBD, Medicinal Mushrooms & More
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103
Pumpkin Spice Hard Seltzers
Pumpkin Spice Hard Seltzers
VIVE's Pumpkin Spice-Flavored Seltzer Fuses a Taste of Summer & Fall
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102
Sparkling Sake Tonics
Sparkling Sake Tonics
FamilyMart’s Limited-Edition Sake Tonic Shares the Flavor of Orange Peel
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101
Derby-Inspired Beer Cocktails
Derby-Inspired Beer Cocktails
Blue Moon is Helping Fans Celebrate the Kentucky Derby
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100
Electrolyte-Enhanced Cold Brews
Electrolyte-Enhanced Cold Brews
Fluid Cold Brew Drinks Combine Energizing and Hydrating Benefits
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99
Immunity-Boosting Magnesium Concentrates
Immunity-Boosting Magnesium Concentrates
This Liquid Magnesium Formula Support Heart Health
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98
Canned Organic Vodka Cocktails
Canned Organic Vodka Cocktails
These New Lifted Liberations Cocktails are Refreshing and Flavorful
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97
Locally Sourced Cocktail Series
Locally Sourced Cocktail Series
Jameson's Grow your Own Cocktail Series Spotlights Local Sourcing
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96
Sour-Forward Summertime Beers
Sour-Forward Summertime Beers
The Aldi Key Lime Sour Beer is Brewed with Real Citrus Juice
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95
Salty Folklore-Branded Spirits
Salty Folklore-Branded Spirits
The Isle of Wight Distillery Mermaid Salt Vodka is Smooth
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94
Seamlessly Integrated Organic CBD
Seamlessly Integrated Organic CBD
Upsy's CBD Arrives in Tinctures, Roll-on Stick and Pour-in Mixes
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93
Locally Crafted British Gins
Locally Crafted British Gins
The Berkshire Botanical Rhubarb & Raspberry Gin is Aromatic
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92
Immunity CBD Bath Bombs
Immunity CBD Bath Bombs
Kush Queen Offers a CBD-Infused Bath Bomb to Boost Immunity
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91
Juice-Infused Canned Cocktails
Juice-Infused Canned Cocktails
Slalom Fox Cocktails Take Cues from Colorado's Outdoor Lifestyle
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90
Certified Organic Canned Teas
Certified Organic Canned Teas
Tea North is Available in Six Refreshing Flavors
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89
Canned Italian Liqueur Cocktails
Canned Italian Liqueur Cocktails
The Bully Boy Amaro Spritz Evokes the Feeling of the Amalfi Coast
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88
Fall-Themed QSR Menu Updates
Fall-Themed QSR Menu Updates
Dunkin' Recently Debuted Its New Seasonal Line Up of Items
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87
Dealcoholized Craft Beer
Dealcoholized Craft Beer
Red Racer Street Legal Tastes Great and Had Just 0.5% Alcohol
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86
Sugar-Free Beers
Sugar-Free Beers
The Kirin Ichiban Shibori Zero Sugar is Free from Additives and Sweeteners
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85
Full-Flavor Hard Seltzers
Full-Flavor Hard Seltzers
Sparkling Ice Spiked Has a Flavorful, Low-Calorie Recipe
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84
Flavored Fun Fair Milks
Flavored Fun Fair Milks
Borden Dairy's Limited-Edition Milk Takes Cues from Fair Flavors
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83
Botanical Essence Canned Cocktails
Botanical Essence Canned Cocktails
The Ketel One Botanical Vodka Spritz Has Just 73 Calories
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82
Tequila-Paired Seltzers
Tequila-Paired Seltzers
The Jose Cuervo Playamar Tequila Hard Seltzer Has a Distinct Flavor
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81
Seasonally Flavored Organic Vodkas
Seasonally Flavored Organic Vodkas
The Prairie Organic Sustainable Seasons Collection is Crisp
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80
Donut-Infused Beers
Donut-Infused Beers
The Latest Harpoon Brewery x Dunkin' Beers Come in Four Flavors
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79
Braille-Covered Beer Labels
Braille-Covered Beer Labels
The West Side Brewing Braille Ale Has Accessible Branding
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78
Cannabis Beverage Mix-Ins
Cannabis Beverage Mix-Ins
Cann Roadies Share the Experience of Cann Without the Can
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77
Cinnamon Bun-Inspired Instant Lattes
Cinnamon Bun-Inspired Instant Lattes
Nescafe Debuted the New Cinnamon Bun Instant Lattes
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76
Strawberry Gin Cocktails
Strawberry Gin Cocktails
Beefeater Gin's Ready-to-Drink Cans Appeal to Premium Gin Drinkers
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75
Giveaway Beer Ads
Giveaway Beer Ads
Camden Town Brewery Created a "Drinkable" Ad with an Integrated QR Code
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74
Strawberry-Infused Celebrity Gins
Strawberry-Infused Celebrity Gins
INDOGGO GIN is a New Creation by Snoop Dogg
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73
Pet Charity-Supporting Beers
Pet Charity-Supporting Beers
The BrewDog Punk IPA Has Been Renamed Street Dog to Raise Awareness
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72
Grip-Integrated Cup Sleeves
Grip-Integrated Cup Sleeves
The Dunkin'-Inspired PopThirst Sleeve Helps to Hold Cups
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71
Alcohol-Free Mezcal Alternatives
Alcohol-Free Mezcal Alternatives
The Fluère Smoked Agave is Perfect for High-Quality Mocktails
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70
Energizing Plant-Based Lemonades
Energizing Plant-Based Lemonades
The Plant Energy Lemonades Boast Flavors Like Lavender Blackberry
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69
Caffeine-Free Botanical Teas
Caffeine-Free Botanical Teas
Asahi is Finally Bringing Its Popular Juroku Cha Tea to the U.S.
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68
Empowering Cocktail Kits
Empowering Cocktail Kits
Barter & Shake Created an All Women Take-Out Cocktail Initiative
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67
Self-Cleaning Water Pitchers
Self-Cleaning Water Pitchers
The LARQ Pitcher Relies on a Plant-Based Filter & UV-C LED Technology
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66
Pumpkin-Inspired QSR Menus
Pumpkin-Inspired QSR Menus
Starbucks Canada Debuts Its Beloved Seasonal Menu With New Additions
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65
Adaptogenic Alcohol-Free Beers
Adaptogenic Alcohol-Free Beers
Fungtn's Alcohol-Free Beer is Infused with Medicinal Mushrooms
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64
Prebiotic Melon Sodas
Prebiotic Melon Sodas
Poppi's Amazon-Exclusive Watermelon Flavor Supports Digestive Health
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63
Avocado Seed Beverages
Avocado Seed Beverages
Reveal is a Ready-to-Drink Beverage with Probiotics & Apple Cider Vinegar
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62
Non-Alcoholic Tequila Alternatives
Non-Alcoholic Tequila Alternatives
The Mockingbird Alcohol Free Spirit Uses Blue Weber Agave
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61
Beer-Complementing Nut Snacks
Beer-Complementing Nut Snacks
Hops and Nuts are Artisanal Snacks That Specifically Pair with Beer
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60
High-Tech Bartending Kits
High-Tech Bartending Kits
This Kit Contains the PATRÓN Margarita Smart Coaster by Barsys
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59
Sour Energy Drinks
Sour Energy Drinks
Tarty Shares a Tart Flavor Experience Without the Sugar
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58
Hydrating Electrolyte Shots
Hydrating Electrolyte Shots
drinkSMART's Hi-Lyte Electrolyte Concentrate Supports Muscle Recovery
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57
Alcohol-Free Wine Cocktails
Alcohol-Free Wine Cocktails
The Duchess Spritz Comes in Two Delicious Options
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56
Nutritious Dairy Alternatives
Nutritious Dairy Alternatives
Nestlé Debuted a New Line of Plant-Based and Lactose-Free Products
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55
Caffeinated Avocado Beverages
Caffeinated Avocado Beverages
Avocajoe Combines Cold Brew Coffee, Avocado Oil & Ground Avocado
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54
Wholesale Wine Deliveries
Wholesale Wine Deliveries
Boxed.com is the Perfect Solution for Consumers Looking to Buy in Bulk
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53
Plant-Based Keto Beverages
Plant-Based Keto Beverages
Bolthouse Farms Recently Debuted a Vegan Range of Its Protein Drinks
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52
Boosted Kefir Waters
Boosted Kefir Waters
GT's Aqua Kefir Supports Pre- & Post-Workout Hydration
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51
Refreshing Canned Cocktails
Refreshing Canned Cocktails
Sycamore Distilling Debuts New Line of Ready-to-Drink Cocktails
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50
Drinkable Yogurt Smoothies
Drinkable Yogurt Smoothies
noosa's Fruit Smoothies are Made with Whole Milk Yogurt and Fruit Puree
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49
Carbon-Negative Beer Brands
Carbon-Negative Beer Brands
BrewDog Craft Brewery Has Made an Eco-Friendly Announcement
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48
Refreshing Fruit-Flavored Seltzers
Refreshing Fruit-Flavored Seltzers
The Bud Light Platinum Seltzer Comes in Three Unique Flavors
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47
Upcycled Instant Smoothies
Upcycled Instant Smoothies
The 2050 Smoothie Can Be Prepared in a Water Bottle on the Go
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46
Beautifying Lavender Teas
Beautifying Lavender Teas
The Republic of Tea's Functional Drink Improves Skin Complexion
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45
Craft Cocktail Deliveries
Craft Cocktail Deliveries
Kiesling's Bottled Cocktails Offer Pre-made Cocktail Sets in Detroit
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44
Waste-Reducing Water Bottles
Waste-Reducing Water Bottles
Nalgene Sustain is Made from 50% Certified Recycled Materials
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43
Fruit-Squeezed Water Beverages
Fruit-Squeezed Water Beverages
Waju's Bubbly Drinks Use Water from the Fruit Dehydration Process
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42
Ayurvedic Sleep Remedies
Ayurvedic Sleep Remedies
VidyaLiving Posts a Sleep Tonic Featuring Saffron, Cardamom, Ghee, & More
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41
Beer Flavor Mystery Promotions
Beer Flavor Mystery Promotions
SRAS Debuted a New Mystery Flavor Contest with a $10,000 Prize
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40
At-Home Steakhouse Experiences
At-Home Steakhouse Experiences
Carl's Jr. x Nocking Point Wines Shares Burger and Wine Pairing
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39
Coffee-Tracing QR Codes
Coffee-Tracing QR Codes
The Meet the Farmer QR Code Gives Coffee Drinkers Transparency
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38
Alcohol Delivery Service Launches
Alcohol Delivery Service Launches
Flipkart Will Collaborate with Diageo to Deliver Alcohol
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37
Crisp Canned Wine Spritzers
Crisp Canned Wine Spritzers
The Usual Guava Spritz is Refreshing and Unexpected
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36
Affordable Curated Wine Deliveries
Affordable Curated Wine Deliveries
Firstleaf Curates Wine Based on Your Unique Tasting Profile
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35
Sleep-Inducing Stir-In Supplements
Sleep-Inducing Stir-In Supplements
LR LIFETAKT Wins an Award for Its NIGHT MASTER Supplement
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34
Low-Calorie Organic Beers
Low-Calorie Organic Beers
The Coors Organic Beer is a Healthier Alternatives to Traditional Beer
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33
Biohacking Botanical Beverages
Biohacking Botanical Beverages
BioLift Helps the Body Overcome the Afternoon Slump
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32
Home Celebration Sweepstakes
Home Celebration Sweepstakes
Summer On With Don Helps to Enhance At-Home Celebrations
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31
PMS Symptom-Alleviating Teas
PMS Symptom-Alleviating Teas
Ivy's Tea Co. Boasts Full-Leaf & Organic Blends with Health Benefits
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30
Playful Millennial-Targeted Wine Cans
Playful Millennial-Targeted Wine Cans
Hey Mama Wines Debuted its Flirty Canned Rosé
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29
Elderberry Immunity Beverages
Elderberry Immunity Beverages
Weller's 'Sparkling Immunity' Line Delivers Key Vitamins & Minerals
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28
Unbreakable Wine Bottles
Unbreakable Wine Bottles
Revelshine Wines Uses Infinitely Recyclable Aluminum Bottle Packaging
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27
Refreshing Wine-Paired Seltzer Cocktails
Refreshing Wine-Paired Seltzer Cocktails
The Echo Falls Rosé Seltzers Come in Three Flavor Options
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26
Pre-Party Wellness Shots
Pre-Party Wellness Shots
Toutalou is a Berry-Based Two-Ounce Hangover Prevention Shot
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25
Geofenced Online Concerts
Geofenced Online Concerts
Bacardí's Digital Concert Series Replaces In-Person Events This Summer
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24
Skin-Amplifying Beauty Mixes
Skin-Amplifying Beauty Mixes
Bend Beauty Transforms Your Skin From the Inside Out
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23
South Asian-Inspired Superfood Products
South Asian-Inspired Superfood Products
Kola's Super Green Latte Boasts Nutritious Ingredients
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22
Feel-Good Full-Strength Cocktails
Feel-Good Full-Strength Cocktails
Phreshly's Alcoholic Cocktails are Wellness-Focused
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21
Anniversary Whiskey Branding
Anniversary Whiskey Branding
These Limited-Edition Johnnie Walker Bottles Come in Three Styles
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20
Virtual Whisky-Making Experiences
Virtual Whisky-Making Experiences
The Whisky Bench Experience Launches the Double Cask Range
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19
Traceable Coffee Tools
Traceable Coffee Tools
The Starbucks Digital Traceability Tool Revisits the Bean-to-Cup Journey
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18
Functional Adaptogen Beverages
Functional Adaptogen Beverages
Health-Ade Plus Supports Hydration, Energy, Digestion & More
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17
Wholesome Fun-Focused Juices
Wholesome Fun-Focused Juices
Silly Juice Supports the Whole Family with Real, Bold Fruit Flavors
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16
Nutrient-Infused Coffees
Nutrient-Infused Coffees
Fit Grinds' Coffee Blends are Enriched with Collagen, Probiotics & More
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15
Shot-Sized Dietary Supplements
Shot-Sized Dietary Supplements
Dose's Functional Wellness Shots Support Immunity, Skin & More
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14
Wine Connoisseur Storage Cabinets
Wine Connoisseur Storage Cabinets
The L'atelier du Vin Wine Tools Cabinet is Handmade in France
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13
Nourishing Kefir Waters
Nourishing Kefir Waters
Purearth's Kefir Pack Boasts Organic Sparkling Beverages
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12
All-in-One Coffee Makers
All-in-One Coffee Makers
The Instant Pod Coffee and Espresso Maker Takes Keurig and Nespresso Pods
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11
Virtual Background Campaigns
Virtual Background Campaigns
Coors Light is Turning Video Chat Backgrounds into Real Destinations
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10
Sugar-Free Wine Ranges
Sugar-Free Wine Ranges
The Arterra Wines Canada Bask Zero Sugar Wine is Full-Flavored
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9
Gen Z Influencer Beverages
Gen Z Influencer Beverages
Dunkin' Named 'The Charli' After TikTok Star Charli D'Amelio
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8
Co-Working Brewery Spaces
Co-Working Brewery Spaces
Optimism Brewing Introduces Some New Features During COVID-19
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7
Recycled Paper Travel Mugs
Recycled Paper Travel Mugs
The Circular Travel Mug is Made with Recycled Single-Use Coffee Cups
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6
Filter-Integrated Water Bottles
Filter-Integrated Water Bottles
The LifeStraw Go Stainless Steel is Double Walled & Insulated
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5
Paperless Pour-Over Coffee Drippers
Paperless Pour-Over Coffee Drippers
The Stanley Collection Gets a New Paperless Addition
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4
Interactive Tea Shops
Interactive Tea Shops
Twinings' London Flagship Focuses on Tasting Experiences & Interactivity
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3
Three-in-One Coffee Machines
Three-in-One Coffee Machines
The Clio Coffee Brewer Offers Barista Quality Beverages at Home
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2
Spent Grain Beer Packaging
Spent Grain Beer Packaging
The 'Trebodur' Organic Material Has a Biodegradable Design
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1
Elevated Dining Experiences
Elevated Dining Experiences
Pinch Delivers a New Food and Beverage Experience with Parcel
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