Articles in Wine, Spirits & Cigars

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Entrepreneur Michael Polenske has a gift for discovering the sublime. In 2007, he purchased a turn-...
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The Dutch and the British can no longer claim to be the sole standard-bearers of gin, the centuries...
Highland Park, located on the Orkney Islands, was once a favored haunt of the Vikings. Now Scotland...
The Cognac region on the western edge of France is well known. After all, this is the only...
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D’ussé, a new Cognac blended at the 200-year-old Chateau de Cognac, one of France’s oldest Cognac...
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In 1985, the firm of Marchesi Antinori introduced to the marketplace what certainly ranks among...
Centuries-old glassmakers Riedel and Baccarat continue to reshape our notion of glassware. In...
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Though California’s Napa Valley has a reputation for producing some the world’s finest red wines,...
Small batch, boutique, artisanal, and subtle are not words one typically associates with tequila,...
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Guests relaxing within the wood-paneled, Lalique-accented ambience of Macallan’s elegant £10 (Ten...
In 1997, the late Sidney Frank, a savvy spirits importer who practically made Jägermeister a...
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Successful marriages often produce cheerful children; but in the case of Henri-Guillaume Piper, his...
The Arturo Fuente family members are perfectionists. In spite of the fact they are the largest...
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Although it was originally produced as a straight bourbon, during the 20th century Four Roses...
You might need a crane to uncork the new limited-edition, 15-liter Rosé Nebuchadnezzar Champagne...
In this fast-paced world, cigars are an anomaly, as their tobaccos are aged naturally and...
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...
O. Fournier in the Uco Valley in Mendoza, Argentina, is offering a unique package for wine lovers:...
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Given the ongoing presence of vampires in the media, plus a fascination with the zombie apocalypse...

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