The best Black-owned booze brands to stock your bar with

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The spirits industry is still overwhelmingly white for a number of reasons, one being America’s tendency to discriminate against minority- and women-owned small businesses by making it very challenging for them to get start-up loans and publicity. So how can we consciously get lit this holiday? By supporting Black-owned beer, wine, and spirits companies. Here are a few of our favorites below.