Your daily dose of news and happenings from around the drink-osphere.
– Chance The Rapper is partnering with Goose Island Beer Company to create a 5.3 percent Helles-style lager called “No Collar.”
– Ireland is the most expensive country in the world for alcohol.
– In upstate New York, winemakers in Champlain Valley’s 500-square mile area of hybrid vines are seeking American Viticultural Area (AVA) recognition.
– The FDA is requiring restaurants with over 20 locations to list calorie counts for beers by the end of 2016. It’s probably better not to look.