Alcohol is not where you go when trying to sell healthy products. This is true.…Read More →
Tales of the Cocktail is upon us, and here at Bonfort’s we’re super excited. Among…Read More →
Bonfort’s has ranked the 100 most powerful individuals and trends in the U.S. wine industry for 2018. The inaugural list ranks at #1 the global co-wine buyers from Amazon.com/Whole Foods, Doug Bell and Geof Ryan as the most powerful individuals in the U.S. wine industry. Other notables include, #3 Ernest J. Gallo, and #15 Alejandro Bulgheroni. Notable trends include, #4 Legal Marijuana and #16 Private Equity. All of the people and trends on the list have tremendous industry power and influence, and a direct impact on how wine is bought and sold in the U.S.Read More →
“It’s an interesting time for wine,” says Jennifer Jones, Vice President, Alcohol for Albertsons/Safeway, and recipient of the Bonfort’s 2018 Lifetime Achievement Award. “Domestic sales are steady,” she adds. “Consumers want a new experience, a unique label and to be introduced to new names in winemaking.”Jennifer has earned a reputation as a proactive and trusted advisor and leader on the teams she runs. During her career…Read More →
As a renowned benchmark producer within the Rioja region of Spain, Bodegas LAN is committed to meticulous vineyard management and winemaking. The winery’s signature character is featured throughout its portfolio, which showcases both classic and single vineyard wines that are continuing to please consumer palates all across the US. As distribution has increased on the East and West Coasts…Read More →
“Jennifer Jones stands out as a leader in our industry because she is constantly working to gain a competitive advantage. She has an uncanny ability to embrace unorthodox thinking and find creative solutions to any issue or challenge,” so says Shannon Bennett, Team Lead Albertsons Companies at MillerCoors. Jennifer Jones, Vice President Alcohol Sales at Albertsons/Safeway will receive the first Bonfort’s Lifetime Achievement Award on September 14th for outstanding performance in alcohol retailing, and MillerCoors thinks that sounds about right.Read More →
Produced in Romagna’s Predappio sub-region, this wine is a classic from Drei Donà .The family-owned…Read More →
Have you ever had a great pair of boots that were so special you never…Read More →
Deep rich purple in color with an exceptional dark stone fruit nose on this GSM…Read More →
This wine is a new classic style: Prosecco Brut. It has a balanced aroma with…Read More →
Champagne Billecart-Salmon is always one of our favorite makers of astounding bubbly. Year after year…Read More →
David Frost is a world class golfer who grew up in a winemaking family in…Read More →
No-Frills Sustainability: Koskennorva
The award-winning Koskenorva Vodka embodies the true spirit of the village in which it’s made in Koskenkorva, Finland.
Exceptional Spring water, local barley, and the dedication of farmers is what makes Koskenkorva simple, pure, no frills, and straight to the point. They just want to make good vodka. It’s a sustainable spirit with its own bio-energy power plant that has helped reduce the plant’s carbon dioxide emission by 56% and uses the barley grain in full.