We have giant stacks of shocking and outrageous labels, and yet we keep coming back to this one. It is simple, calm, soothing, and far from outrageous. We are no experts in graphics or design, but we think this is probably the result of superior design. For the best in consumer products design and packaging, we defer to The Dieline; they do a great job covering beer, wine and spirits design issues. Another tremendous source of information about wine label design is Mike Carter’s Serious About Wine. We wonder if Mike, or The Dieline, or anyone else out there can help us narrow down who are the best alcohol beverage label designers around these days.
As the back label says, “it lingers.”
Robert C. Lehrman is the principal attorney at Lehrman Beverage Law, PLLC. Robert founded the firm in 2001 after 12 years at the Washington, DC office of a larger firm that specializes in federal and state administrative law. From 1998 until 2001 ... Read Full Bio