Your daily dose of news and happenings from around the drink-o-sphere:
– Khloé Kardashian’s short-lived talk show, Kocktails with Khloé, will be taken off the air just three months after its premiere.
– On Wednesday night’s episode of The Tonight Show, Jimmy Fallon and Cameron Diaz played Drinko, a game of unpredictable cocktails that included a kale smoothie and salsa verde combination and one with absinthe and limoncello.
– Following the hijacking of a Spanish freighter carrying wine into France—an act of protest carried out by a group of French winemakers—the Spanish Foreign Ministry has accused its neighboring country of violating E.U. rules.
– Constellation Brands, Inc. has purchased Prisoner Wine Co. in a $285 million deal that comes less than a year after the company bought Meiomi for an even steeper sum of $315 million.
– Finally, from whiskey to rum to tequila to gin, here are 15 bottles of spirits that can be had for $25 or less.
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