Food and Beverage News - Page 9

Page 9 of Food and Beverage News issued by the Send2Press® Newswire service.



Authentic Obsello Absinthe Wins Gold Medal from Prestigious Tasting Panel

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Premium authentic Obsello Absinthe Verte, which became available to U.S. consumers in August of this year, was awarded a Gold Medal from the Beverage Tasting Institute (BTI). Based out of Chicago, the BTI is known for its experienced tasting panel, made up of restaurateurs, retailers and prominent writers.

Premium Spanish Obsello Absinthe Sweeps West and East Coast

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Obsello, an authentic Spanish absinthe verte, is quickly becoming recognized as the highest quality absinthe available to U.S. consumers. Obsello officially launched last month in San Francisco and has been picked up by scores of upscale restaurants, bars and night clubs in S.F., Los Angeles, and, now, New York.

Guangdong Food Industry Institute / LP Food Ingredients Vindicated by Initial ITC Determination regarding Patented Sucralose Manufacturing Technology

EXETER, Calif., Sept. 23 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Guangdong Food Industry Institute (GDFII/L&P Food), a leading and first manufacturer of Sucralose in China, announced that today, Administrative Law Judge Charles E. Bullock of the United States International Trade Commission (ITC) has issued his initial determination on Tate & Lyle’s Section 337 complaint (docket# 337-TA-604). The complaint alleged infringement of process patents relating to the production of sucralose and certain intermediate compounds.

Java Juice Coffee Geek Technique Produces Portable Perk

LOS ANGELES, Calif. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Stop the French presses. A new-school brew developed by Java Juice, Inc. fuels the future of coffee and allows coffee lovers to toss their brewers, grinders, filters and energy-sucking coffee machinery aside. Java Juice may eventually render whole beans as old-school fuel.

Columbus, Ohio Brewery Issues First T-Shirt Recall in The Nation

COLUMBUS, Ohio, Sept. 10 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Trying to squelch a beery urban legend that has been misquoted by historians and beer enthusiasts since the early days of Repeal, Dick Stevens, owner of the Elevator Brewery & Draught Haus has decided to belly-up to the bar, so to speak, and replace t-shirts sold at the award-winning brewery and eatery that incorrectly attributes Benjamin Franklin to a much quoted phrase that the Founding Father never uttered.

Java Juice(R) Organic Liquid Coffee Extract on Campus

VENICE, Calif. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — As college campuses, in response to student demands, search for green products, undergrads are digging a different kind of eco-friendly alternative this semester. Bicycles built for four? Biodegradable textbooks? Try Java Juice(R), a coffee extract that students say they’re enjoying, and not just because it’s as green as it gets: fairly traded with no chemicals, additives or preservatives.

New Authentic Spanish Absinthe Verte Launches in U.S. Today: Obsello

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Obsello, an authentic Spanish absinthe verte, announces its official entrance into the U.S. market today. Obsello, hand-crafted in the Catalan region of Spain, is the only brand of absinthe readily available in the U.S. that is twice distilled, infused with real herbs including grande wormwood and made with un-aged brandy from the Penedes wine stock.

Food Drive Serves Up Free Breakfast for All

COLUMBUS, Ohio, July 31 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — In celebration of the launch of their new Grilled Breakfast Sandwich, Panera Bread will host a food drive at all Columbus, Dayton and Greater Cincinnati area bakery-cafes. The non-perishable breakfast food drive, which will benefit the Mid-Ohio FoodBank of Columbus, the FreestoreFoodbank of Cincinnati and The Foodbank of Dayton, will be held from August 8 to 17, 2008.

Secret San Diego Cuisine – The Best Mexican Food North of the Border

SAN DIEGO, Calif., June 24 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — While San Diego has long been popular for its great weather and beaches, it might be of interest to tourists that San Diego is also a hot spot for some of the best Mexican food that can be found above the border. According to taco shop finder MyBertos.com, San Diego houses hundreds of taco shops scattered throughout the county, where the popular dishes such as carne asada burritos, carne asada fries and California burritos can be found.

Local Coffee House Will Host International ‘Birth of Coffee’ Exhibition

MISSOULA, Mont., June 18 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — From June 27th to August 4th Liquid Planet in downtown Missoula will host the International ‘Birth of Coffee’ Exhibition. Based on the book of the same name by Daniel and Linda Lorenzetti (ISBN: 978-0609606780), the photography exhibit chronicles the life of coffee from seed to cup.

Food Branding Expert Tammy Katz Leads Global Workshop

COLUMBUS, Ohio (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Specialty food executives and marketing leaders who want to build and grow their brands faster will attend Grow Your Specialty Food Brand – Eight Brand Building Best Practices hosted by the National Association for the Specialty Food Trade’s (NASFT) International Fancy Food Show at Jacob Javits Center, in New York on June 29, 2008. As one of the food industry’s largest and influential shows.

First China-Based Sucralose Manufacturer Confirms United States ITC Target Date Extension for Decision in Section 337 Sucralose Patent Infringement Investigation

EXETER, Calif., June 3 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Guangdong Food Industry Institute (GDFII/L&P Food), a leading manufacturer of sucralose, announces that Administrative Law Judge Charles E. Bullock of the United States International Trade Commission (ITC) has extended the target date for the ITC’s final decision to January 12, 2009 on Tate & Lyle’s Section 337 complaint (docket# 337-TA-604). The complaint alleges infringement of process patents relating to the production of sucralose and certain intermediate compounds.

X Cafe Wins SBANE Annual Award for Innovation in Business

PRINCETON, Mass., May 9 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — X Cafe LLC, a manufacturer of coffee extracts, has received the 2008 Award for Innovation in Business by the Smaller Business Association of New England (SBANE). The company was recently honored at a dinner on May 7 in Waltham with the prestigious New England Award.

Sebastiani Winery’s 2005 Dutton Ranch Chardonnay to be Served During Papal Visit to The White House

SONOMA, Calif., April 14 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Sebastiani Vineyards and Winery has been informed that its 2005 Dutton Ranch Chardonnay will be served during the visit by Pope Benedict XVI to the White House on Wednesday April 16th, 2008. Sebastiani has been sourcing fruit from the Dutton Ranch since 1985.

Food Brand Expert Leads Workshop for Foodies

COLUMBUS, Ohio (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Specialty food executives and marketing leaders who want to grow their brands faster and learn how to successfully compete more efficiently will attend How to Efficiently Build Your Brand: 5 Ways to Grow BIG, While Spending Small hosted by the National Association for the Specialty Food Trade’s (NASFT) International Fancy Food Show at McCormick Place, in Chicago.

New State-of-the-Art Facility Fuses Consumer Strategy, Creativity and Culinary Technology

KANSAS CITY, Kan., March 26 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Food Business Resource has moved into a new and innovative 6,000 square foot state-of-the-art facility that now allows them to provide exciting and new offerings to food-based clientele to propel their brand’s growth in the marketplace.

Southeast Food Service News Delivers Information that Food Service Professionals Crave

ATLANTA, Ga., March 13 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Southeast Food Services News (SFSN), the leading food service publication for the southeast, announces a new look and feel that promises to enhance the publication’s already information-packed features. Each issue is packed with pictures and stories featuring new products and services available to food service operators.

Bringing Home the Baking Provides Inside Scoop on How to Start a Licensed Home-Based Baking Business

ATLANTA, Ga. – Feb. 4 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Author Quincella C. Geiger, announces the release of her new book, ‘Bringing Home the Baking,’ (ISBN: 978-0-615-14518-1) that reveals the secrets to setting up a successful home-based baking business. Starting a business can be expensive, but starting a home-based baking business is smart and cost-effective.

The Green Scene’s Merchants of Venice – The New Eco-preneurs

VENICE, Calif. – Dec. 12 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — So, what’s the buzz about the ‘Al Gore-ified’ products and services that have been popping up on the Los Angeles business scene? Java Juice(R), Inc., a Venice-based coffee extract company, talks about the green scene and the upcoming Eco Gift Expo being held at the Santa Monica Civic Auditorium, December 15-16.

MyHealthGate, Inc. Partners with Amy’s Kitchen

FALLS CHURCH, Va. – Dec. 6 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — In a move that highlights their commitment to equipping their users with the best information on how to lead healthy lifestyles, MyHealthGate, Inc. has partnered with a leading natural foods company, Amy’s Kitchen.

Entrepreneur Tells How He Created The Switch Carbonated Beverage in New Book from Palari Publishing

RICHMOND, Va. – Dec. 3 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Mike Gilbert jumped into the sexy, competitive world of soft drinks with little more than a dream, and he created one of the most innovative beverages on the market. Out of work and unsure of his future, Mike cashed in his 401K, called in some favors, and formed a company that would eventually be known as The Switch.

Dragon Pearl Supports Our Troops in Iraq with Tea

GROVER BEACH, Calif. – Nov. 7 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Sergeant Kolmar, stationed in Iraq, is one of the thousands of troops who now have received natural green tea from California-based Dragon Pearl Tea. He sent his thanks for the U.S. Troop Care Package that contained a travel-size version of Dragon Pearl’s most popular tea product. ‘Our Platoon buddy loved the tea,’ he wrote.

La Tortilla Oven Makes it to the Latin GRAMMYS

LAS VEGAS, Nev. – Nov. 6 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — La Tortilla Oven has been invited by Distinctive Assets Entertainment Marketing to participate in the Gift Bag program for the 8th Annual Latin GRAMMY(R) Awards on November 8, 2007 at the Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas. The appreciation of Latin music and food has always been a part of La Tortilla Oven and the driving force behind its success.

Jaguar Vodka Rank No.1 Vodka Edition Tasting Panel Magazine – August 2007

ST. CLAIR SHORES, Mich. – Sept. 7 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Corporate Responsibility! ‘Saving the Wild Jaguar and Rainforest.’ Prestige Imports originally purchased 2,500,000 sq. ft. of Pristine Amazon Rainforest and recently formed an alliance with the Rain Trust Foundation to preserve even more Rainforest in our designated Jaguar Vodka reserve. Each drink and bottle purchased increases the size of the Jaguar Vodka reserve. (ARCHIVE)

Milo’s Wins National Award for Employing Workers With Disabilities

ATHENS, Ohio – Sept. 5 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Ohio-based specialty food manufacturer Milo’s Whole World Gourmet has just been awarded one of only 7 prestigious national awards for businesses who support integrated employment for people with disabilities. Milo’s won the national award in the Small Business category, following its win in the state category for Ohio. Two of Milo’s five employees are persons with disabilities.

JAVA JUICE(R) – Consumer Demand Puts the Squeeze on Liquid Coffee Extract Company

LOS ANGELES, Calif. – Aug. 23 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Somewhere in the middle of the FAQ page of Java Juice(R) liquid coffee extract website, there is a snarky reply to the question, ‘Why no Decaf Java Juice?’ Answer: ‘What’s the point?’ Fans of Java Juice(R) immediately recognized the product’s quality and commitment to organic and fair-trade coffee practices, as well as its award-winning flavor. And along with great taste and dedication to sustainability, came a nice jolt of caffeine.

Gourmet Specialty Food Gift Baskets Featuring Bookbinders Now Available On-Line

PHILADELPHIA, Pa. – Aug. 10 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — The Stephens’ Original Foods Company announced the launch of a Gourmet Specialty Foods Gift Basket now available on their website, stephensoriginal.com. Mark Stephens, President of The Stephens’ Original Foods Company, said that ‘The gift basket is long over-due.’

Survive the Attack of the Killer Zucchini – Five Ways to Use Up Those Extra Summer Squash

SANDPOINT, Idaho – July 12 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — It’s summertime and the zucchini are living large. Figuring out what to do with all that squash can be overwhelming. Susan Daffron of Logical Expressions, Inc. offers a few tips on using those ‘killer zucchini,’ inspired by her book ‘Vegan Success: Scrumptious, Healthy Vegan Recipes for Busy People’ (ISBN: 978-0-9749245-1-9; LCCN-2006907834).

Smart Dieters Incorporate Butter Flavor CapTri(R) to Lose Fat, Sustain Energy

FAIRFIELD, Ohio – July 9 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Parrillo Performance, producer of nutritional products used by champion bodybuilders, strength and endurance athletes worldwide, announces the release of Butter Flavor CapTri(R) MCT oil. The company has carried CapTri(R) MCT oil, a healthy alternative to foods high in fats, for many years and is excited to be adding a new butter flavor to their CapTri(R) line.

Katz Marketing Leads Brand Building Workshop at International Food Expo

COLUMBUS, Ohio – July 3 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Specialty food executives and marketing leaders who want to grow their brands faster and learn how to successfully compete more efficiently will attend ‘How to Efficiently Build Your Brand: 5 Ways to Grow BIG, While Spending Small’ hosted by the National Association for the Specialty Food Trade’s (NASFT) International Fancy Food Show in NYC.

NUTRIKIDS Selects M2SYS Fingerprint Software to Instantly Meet Accumulating Demand for Fingerprint Software in School Lunch Lines

ATLANTA, Ga. – July 2 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — M2SYS, an award-winning biometric technology research and development firm announced today that LunchByte Systems, Inc., home of the NUTRIKIDS brand of foodservice management solutions, has integrated M2SYS’ unique Bio-SnapON(TM) solution into their lunchline POS system; instantly increasing the security and efficiency of their application.

The Food Network’s ‘Unwrapped’ to feature Java Juice(R) Liquid Coffee Extract

VENICE, Calif. – May 21 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Just in time for camping season, the Food Network’s series Unwrapped features Java Juice(R), a ‘machine-less’ liquid coffee essence. On the upcoming Unwrapped segment titled ‘On the Go,’ foodies will discover why the liquid concentrate was an immediate hit with the outdoor industry.

Inventive Coffee Roaster Changing the Way Americans Drink Coffee

PORTLAND, Maine – Apr. 11 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — X Cafe LLC, a Portland Maine based coffee roasting company founded in 1999 has never sold one coffee bean! X Cafe is recognized nationally as the originator of shelf-stable coffee extracts. Paul Kalenian, President, notes, ‘Our liquid coffee extracts have made Coffee on Demand possible and that is revolutionizing the coffee industry, providing a continuous supply of fresh and great tasting coffee on demand 24/7, cup after cup.’

Boulder Natural Solutions Introduces the Kentucky Natural Farms All-Natural Black Forest Ham

BOULDER, Colo. – Mar. 29 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Boulder Natural Solutions LLC, a leader in bringing natural and organic products to market, introduces the Kentucky Natural Farms All Natural Black Forest Ham, a truly great all-natural choice for health conscience consumers.

Images in Chocolate Ups the Ante with Custom Chocolate Poker Chips

HOUSTON, Texas – Feb. 20 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Specialty chocolatier, Images in Chocolate, today announced the first custom imprinted chocolate poker chip available in the U.S. marketplace. For the first time, casinos, hotels, and Las Vegas trade show exhibitors among others, can increase their corporate brand awareness using these 1-1/2-inch diameter, 100-percent Belgian chocolate promotional items.

Java Juice(R) Brings Joe-To-Go to Military, Rescue Personnel and Campers

VENICE, Calif. – Feb. 7 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Originally, Java Juice(R) was created for, and embraced by, the outdoor-adventure industry. The success of the just-add-water, single-serving version of the product promoted awareness of a need to get the lightweight packets to American soldiers, say the folks at Java Juice, Inc.

Cooking Enthusiasts and Foodies Eagerly Await Super Bowl

BALTIMORE, Md. – Jan. 26 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — The Super Bowl is right around the corner and that means big parties, funny commercials and delicious appetizers. A Super Bowl party isn’t complete without finger foods and tasty treats, something the cooking enthusiasts at ChefClub (www.chefclub.net) will surely have covered.

JAVA JUICE(R) Liquid Coffee Extract – Toasts First Birthday at Outdoor Retailer

VENICE, Calif. – Jan. 24 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — in January 2006, Richard Karno, a Los Angeles-based organic coffee roaster, introduced a single serving packet of organic liquid coffee extract, which he named Java Juice. The shelf-stable, portable coffee packets were a great fit for the outdoor and travel industries, so Karno chose the 2006 Winter Outdoor Retailer, the leading outdoor industry event to showcase his invention.

Java Juice Donates Perfect Stocking Stuffer for Soldiers

VENICE, Calif. – Dec. 29 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — The liquid-coffee extract buzz has caught on with U.S. troops, and local owners, Mr. and Mrs. Richard Karno, are helping the military squeeze the most out of their budget during these holidays by donating thousands of packets of their Java Juice(R) to all our well-deserving soldiers. Information Available Online at: javajuiceextract.com.

Chef Todd Downs and His Amazing Holiday Cheeses featured on TV Show Designing Spaces

FT. LAUDERDALE, Fla. – Dec. 24 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Ready to add a little flair to your holiday dishes? Then you shouldn’t miss the special episode of ‘Designing Spaces for the Holidays.’ The hit Quorum Productions television program will feature Chef Todd Downs preparing unique Holiday dishes with Brie and Rondele cheeses.