Price – SRP of US$12.99 per single-flavour four-pack, $17.99 per assorted six-pack of 35.5cl cans
Bacardi has unveiled its first vodka-based premix through the recently launched Plume & Petal brand.
Bacardi’s Plume & Petal Spritz Ready To Drink hits the US in the coming weeks and is made up of three flavours. The range comprises:
Peach Spritz, “with notes of white peach, lavender and black tea”
Cucumber Spritz, “infused with lemongrass and chamomile tea”, and
Lemon Spritz, “with hints of elderflower and white tea”
“This latest offering meets the ever-growing consumer demand for the RTD category, plus low-abv cocktails and botanical-infused vodkas,” said Bacardi. “In 2020, Drizly saw a 416% increase in share of sales year-over-year for the RTD segment and 83% of bartenders are seeing a high-demand for low-abv cocktails. Vodka-based RTD options are also projected to represent 50% of the category by 2024.”
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