Philly – The Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board (PLCB) will announce Friday, December 2, Paul Bissonnette, former professional ice hockey player and host of Spittin’ Chiclets, the most popular ice hockey podcast in the US and Canada, and Mike Grinnell, producers of Barstool Sports, received 5:00 p.m. at Fine Wine & Good Spirits Premium Collection, 180 W. Girard Ave., Philadelphia. They will meet with fans and sign bottles of New Amsterdam Pink Whitney Pink Lemonade Vodka.
Paul Bissonnette, a native of Ontario, Canada, was also drafted by the Pittsburgh Penguins. During his professional career he also played for Phoenix and in leagues in Canada and Great Britain.
Mike Grinnell is the executive producer of Spittin’ Chiclets and the fourth mic on the show. He was born and raised in Boston, Mass. but currently resides in New York City. Mike is a die-hard Boston Bruins fan.
New episodes of Spittin’ Chiclets air Tuesdays on Barstool Sports. The podcasts focus on the NHL and professional hockey, but Bissonnette and co-host/former player Ryan Whitney touch on pop culture and stories from their playing days.
New Amsterdam Pink Whitney Pink Lemonade Vodka was inspired by Ryan Whitney’s favorite drink: a blend of award-winning New Amsterdam Vodka and pink lemonade. Beginning at 4:00 p.m. on December 2nd, complimentary tastings of New Amsterdam Pink Whitney Pink Lemonade Vodka (code 0679; $13.99) will be available in conjunction with bottle signing for customers 21 and older.
Each person in line to sign must have purchased at least two bottles of New Amsterdam Pink Whitney Pink Lemonade Vodka.
The PLCB regulates the distribution of alcoholic beverages in Pennsylvania, operates 600 wine and liquor stores statewide and licenses 20,000 alcohol producers, retailers and distributors. The PLCB also works to reduce and prevent hazardous underage drinking through partnerships with schools, community groups and licensees. Taxes and business profits — totaling nearly $19.5 billion since the agency’s inception — go back to Pennsylvania’s General Fund, which funds Pennsylvania’s schools, health and welfare programs, law enforcement and public safety initiatives, among other important public services. The PLCB also provides financial assistance to the Pennsylvania State Police Bureau of Liquor Control Enforcement, the Department of Drug and Alcohol Programs, other state agencies and local communities across the state. For more information about the PLCB, visit lcb.pa.gov.
WHAT: Paul Bissonnette and Mike Grinnell of Spittin’ Chiclets sign bottles of New Amsterdam Pink Whitney Pink Lemonade Vodka
IF: Friday, December 2, 5:00 p.m
WHERE: Fine Wine & Good Spirits Premium Collection, 180 W. Girard Ave., Philadelphia, PA 19123
MEDIA CONTACT: Shawn M. Kelly, 717.303.8522
EDITOR’S NOTE: Media access in store is restricted to pre-authorized media and professional photographers. Media interested in coverage of this event must contact Shawn Kelly by Wednesday, November 30th.
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