Wine, Spirits & Cigars

Master sommelier Fred Dame (left) and vintner Dan Kosta (right).
The industry insiders explain why the varietal’s diversity is such a draw and why ratings are risky…
This Italian sparkling red wine has an illustrious history and is staging a comeback...
Universal Whisky Experience
Top distillers will pour legendary whiskies at this year’s event…
Tyrconnell 16 Year Old ($100)
This new single malt arrives just in time to toast St. Patrick’s Day…
Celebrate March 17 with a round of top Irish Whiskeys…
West Cork Distillers 12 Year Old Rum Cask Finish ($66)
The Irish distillery introduces a limited-edition whiskey finished in rum casks…
From Around the Web...
Compass Box “The Circus” Blended Scotch ($275)
A complex blend of ages, oak, and flavor, this whisky doesn’t clown around…
High West Yippee Ki-Yay ($65)
Utah’s top distillery gains ground for increasingly fine spirits…
Lost Spirits Abomination
Two new peated whiskeys from Lost Spirits combine classic Scottish distilling with American technology…
Macallan 40-year-old blended Scotch ($8,000)
With only 500 bottles made, this special Speyside whisky is a treasure worth hunting…