Articles in Spirits

John MacDonald, distillery manager for Balblair Highland Single Malt Scotch Whisky, releases...
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In 1263 the chief of the Clan Mackenzie saved King Alexander’s life; in gratitude, the king granted...
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Although the Highland distillery along the Sutherland coast was mothballed in 1983, there are...
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This spirit, originally produced in the United States in the late 1800s, has been re-created in...
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Since its founding in 1863, this Cognac house—the fifth-largest producer in the world—has remained...
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With its amber-gold eaux-de-vie (none of which are less than 30 years old), this is a robust yet...
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The last remnant of a bygone era, this Grande Champagne Ugni Blanc Cognac has held up remarkably...
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The only female cellar master of a major Cognac house, Pierrette Trichet has a keenly honed sense...
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Uncut, unfiltered, straight from the barrel, this 143-proof powerhouse is brimming with honey and...
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This distillery was one of the first to recognize the importance of the extra añejo category. Real...
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In France it is known as Armagnac Castarède Hors d’Age. This 20-year-old XO is from a family-owned...
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Lightly peated and distilled two-and-a-half times (thanks to the unique design of its copper pot...
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Made with rye from the northern United States and Canada—where colder climates reduce the need for...
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Of all the single malts created by The Dalmore master distiller Richard Paterson, this is the most...
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Even though this family-owned Speyside distillery grows some of its own barley, does its own...
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Not to be confused with a similarly named Canadian product, this Kentucky straight rye whiskey was...
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For years, this small, family-owned Cognac house has sold its prized eaux-de-vie to many of the...
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When the Ritz-Carlton, Cancun opened their tequila bar some years ago, their tequilier held a glass...
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This is the first offering of the Orcadian Limited Edition Series, and it is dramatically different...
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This newly introduced Grande Champagne Cognac—part of the launch of the Courvoisier Connoisseur...

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