WILTON, Conn., Jan. 20, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Drinks Americas Holdings, Ltd. (OTCBB:DKAM), a leading developer and marketer of beverage products, today announced that Rheingold Beer is now being sold in Ohio and Kentucky through Stagnaro Distributing.

J. Patrick Kenny, CEO Drinks Americas stated, "We are very excited for Rheingold to be available in the great States of Ohio and Kentucky in time for the Superbowl. Rheingold Beer will be available in 12 oz cans and in the new Rheingold Classic Label 12 oz bottle six packs."

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Drinks Americas launched Rheingold in September 2010, and it is now being sold in New York, New Jersey, Connecticut, Pennsylvania, Georgia, Ohio, and Kentucky with definitive plans to expand to Florida, Michigan, Texas, Maryland, Washington DC, Illinois, Oklahoma, West Virginia and Massachusetts.

About Drinks Americas

Drinks Americas develops, owns, markets, and nationally distributes alcoholic premium beverages including Willie Nelson's Old Whiskey River Bourbon ,Trump Super Premium Vodka, Olifant Vodka, Damiaia, Aguila Tequila and Rheingold Beer.

For further information, please visit our new websites at www.drinksamericas.com and www.rheingoldbrewingcompany.com.

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Except for the historical information contained herein, the matters set forth in this release, including the description of the company and its product offerings, are forward-looking statements within the meaning of the "safe harbor" provision of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These forward-looking statements are subject to risks and uncertainties that may cause actual results to differ materially, including the historical volatility and low trading volume of our stock, the risk and uncertainties inherent in the early stages of growth companies, the company's need to raise substantial additional capital to proceed with its business, risks associated with competitors, and other risks detailed from time to time in the company's most recent filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. These forward-looking statements speak only as of the date hereof. The company disclaims any intent or obligation to update these forward-looking statements.
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