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. [NY Post]
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. [London Sun]
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. [Daily Mail]
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. [Huffington Post]
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