Spirits

In 1997, the late Sidney Frank, a savvy spirits importer who practically made Jägermeister a...
Although it was originally produced as a straight bourbon, during the 20th century Four Roses...
In addition to affecting color, the type of barrel in which a whiskey is aged can account for as...
With the warm summer months here, many people are entertaining outside or visiting friends, and...
Alexandre Gabriel, president of Cognac Ferrand which produces Citadelle Gin, explains why gin is a...
Most single-malt Scotch is aged in either ex-bourbon barrels or sherry casks, or a combination of...
One might wonder whether Highland Park could match the quality of its 40-year-old Orcadian Limited...
Japan is the second-largest producer of single-malt whiskey in the world; however, its whiskeys...
Russians invented vodka centuries ago, but the U.S. government only recognized the clear spirit (...
The final creation of Courvoisier’s master blender Jean-Marc Olivier before he retired in 2009, L’...
Not since the 1977 launch of the Cent-Cinquantenaire that celebrated Grand Marnier’s 150th...
Although we tend to think of bourbon as robust and Cognac as more refined, these two brown spirits...
Typically, single-malt Scotch is aged in ex-bourbon barrels and used sherry casks. But in 1994,...
To make a superb extra añejo —a tequila aged three years or longer—requires not only a superb añejo...
The Speyside Distillery owned by William Grant & Sons has released the second version of an...
Based on a 19th-century recipe, Cognac Ferrand’s new Pierre Ferrand Dry Curaçao Ancienne Methode is...
Since 1994, under the guidance of Dr. Bill Lumsden, master distiller and head of whisky creation...
Ron Bacardí de Maestros de Ron Vintage MMXII Eight former Bacardí master blenders—all of them...
That the flagship offering of Moone-Tsai Winery is not a single-estate wine but a blend of...
It takes both confidence and pride to launch an hors d’age Cognac—especially one blended with eaux-...
Tasmania has long been recognized for its wines and beers. But until now, the outside world has...
Not only is Woodford Reserve the oldest distillery in Kentucky—with a history dating to 1797—it is...
Records may stand for a period of time, but they never endure. This knowledge may have traveled...
Founded in Santiago de Cuba in 1862 by Don Facundo Bacardí Massó and with its distillery now...
In 1887 William Grant fulfilled a lifelong dream by filling his first cask of Glenfiddich whisky,...
The mere mention of mezcal—a distillate made from agaves roasted in rock-lined earthen pits—often...
One of the greatest challenges for connoisseurs of limited-edition, super-premium, single-malt...
When first unveiled in 2003, elit by Stolichnaya vodka justified its $60 premium price with...
The Mayans were producing alcoholic beverages from the agave plant more than 500 years ago, but the...
First came the original Redbreast 12 Year Old—mellow, floral, chill filtered, and bottled at 80...

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