In a heartwarming gesture George Clooney the renowned Hollywood actor and entrepreneur sent a special gift to Dwyane Wade’s son Zaire Wade to celebrate his 21st birthday. The gift consisted of three bottles of Casamigos tequila a premium brand co-founded by Clooney himself. This generous present was meant to welcome Zaire into the world of legal drinking in the United States and was shared by him on his Instagram story much to the delight of his followers.
Zaire Wade’s Instagram story revealed not only the bottles of Casamigos tequila but also a thoughtful note that accompanied the package. The note signed by “The Casamigos Team” read “Zaire Here’s a little something to get your casa collection started. Welcome to the House of Friends. Cheers.” It’s a warm and personal message that showcases the hospitality and camaraderie that Casamigos Tequila is known for.
Background on Casamigos Tequila
Casamigos Tequila is not just any tequila brand; it’s a billion-dollar brand. In 2022, George Clooney and his partners successfully sold the company for an astounding $1 billion. This deal included $700 million upfront and an additional $300 million set aside for expansion over the course of a decade. Forbes reported on this landmark sale highlighting its significance in the spirits industry.
Zaire Wade the 21 year old son of NBA legend Dwyane Wade currently plays in the Basketball Africa League (BAL) for the Cape Town Tigers. Zaire Wade started his professional career with a brief stint in the NBA G-League in which he was drafted as the 10th overall pick in 2021. Unfortunately his G-League journey was cut short due to a season ending knee injury. Despite this setback Zaire Wade continues to pursue his basketball dreams.
Zaire’s Stats and Future
During his first year with the Cape Town Tigers Zaire Wade showed promise on the court averaging 9.3 points, 3.3 rebounds and 4.7 assists. Currently he is enjoying the offseason in the United States. It remains to be seen whether he will return to Cape Town or explore new opportunities in American basketball potentially at a higher level.
In an amusing twist Dwyane Wade recently shared a video on Instagram in which he appears genuinely surprised by his son Zaire’s extensive knowledge of alcohol prices. The video features Zaire showcasing his father’s wine collection and accurately predicting the value of each bottle. Dwyane Wade jokingly asked Zaire how he became so knowledgeable about alcohol prices to which Zaire responded with a witty reference to his age and the legality of his interest in alcohol.
Zaire and Dwyane’s Fun Dynamic:
Zaire and Dwyane Wade share a close father-son bond often posting entertaining and humorous videos of themselves on social media. This dynamic duo’s online presence is not only entertaining for fans but also demonstrates the strong connection they share.