Ripple and Billy Beer’s Demise

In Buzzy’s Country Store whenever an extended  discussion about wine comes up there will be a reference to Ripple and/or  Boone’s Farm.  Got me wondering whatever did happen to these two brands.

Boones Farm is still around and even has its own fan club  click here. I located it in the Beverage Journal and have some on order.

Good old Ripple however is no more.  The following link talks to the rise and fall of Ripple, Zima and Billy beer  click here,

The Billy beer recap is pretty good; here’s an excerpt: 

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