Constellation Brands to Webcast November 9 Investor Conference from New York City

FAIRPORT, N.Y., Oct. 31 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Constellation Brands, Inc. (NYSE: STZ, ASX: CBR), will webcast its Nov. 9, 2006, investor conference from New York City beginning at 9:00 a.m. eastern time. The web cast will take place during the management presentation periods from 9:00 a.m. to 12:15 p.m., then from 1:45 p.m. to 4:15 p.m. All times are eastern time zone.

Morning sessions include presentations by Constellation Brands Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Richard Sands, President and Chief Operating Officer Rob Sands, in addition to members of the Constellation beers and spirits senior management team.

Presentations in the afternoon include Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Tom Summer and senior management members of Constellation wines from key markets including Europe, Canada, Australia and the United States.

Conference presentations will cover the company's financial performance, as well as its current and future strategic, operational and financial focus.

The webcast can be accessed on the Constellation Brands Internet Web site (http://www.cbrands.com) by following the instructions in the "Investors" section. Following the conference, the webcast will be available at the Constellation Brands Web site through Nov. 30, 2006. Financial and statistical information discussed in the presentations, and a reconciliation of any reported (GAAP) financial measures with comparable or non-GAAP financial measures, will also be available at the Company's Web site under "Investors" by selecting Financial Information/Financial Reports.

About Constellation Brands

Constellation Brands, Inc. is a leading international producer and marketer of beverage alcohol brands with a broad portfolio across the wine, spirits and imported beer categories. Well-known brands in Constellation's portfolio include: Almaden, Arbor Mist, Vendange, Woodbridge by Robert Mondavi, Hardys, Nobilo, Kim Crawford, Alice White, Ruffino, Kumala, Robert Mondavi Private Selection, Rex Goliath, Toasted Head, Blackstone, Ravenswood, Estancia, Franciscan Oakville Estate, Inniskillin, Jackson-Triggs, Simi, Robert Mondavi Winery, Stowells, Blackthorn, Black Velvet, Mr. Boston, Fleischmann's, Paul Masson Grande Amber Brandy, Chi-Chi's, 99 Schnapps, Ridgemont Reserve 1792, Effen Vodka, Corona Extra, Corona Light, Pacifico, Modelo Especial, Negra Modelo, St. Pauli Girl, Tsingtao. For additional information about Constellation Brands, as well as its product portfolio, visit the company's Web site at http://www.cbrands.com.

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