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There is an old saying that, if it smells like a Bordeaux and tastes like a Burgundy, it must be a...
Brora 30-Year-Old Rare EditionAlthough the Highland distillery along the Sutherland coast was...
Despite what the modern medical profession knows to be true, many pre-Prohibition cocktails...
While this grouping of regions may be all over the map, the best wines from these areas share...
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Humorist Fran Lebowitz once amended Eleanor Roosevelt’s much-quoted remark on great minds (the...
California’s Central Coast stretches from Ventura to San Simeon, but its three most important wine...
If ever a drink were ripe for revival, it is the oddly named shrub. As mixologists become...
Compass Box Hedonism Vatted Grain WhiskyMost Scotch whisky blends combine single malts with grain...
At present, the iberian Peninsula is producing arguably the best wines in Europe. The wine...
Those who like to argue such points could certainly claim with justification that Bordeaux is the...
The lemon is an overachiever in the world of cocktails. It—and to a lesser extent its citrus...
Oxley Classic English Dry GinThis is a very small-batch gin, with just 120 liters produced per...
Anyone who has examined a pre-1930s cocktail book has most likely noticed that many of the recipes...
Although the wines of Champagne are all too easy to sip, they are actually quite difficult to make...
During the 17th century, Peruvians became some of the first people to distill grapes in the...
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The well-known scotch brand Johnnie Walker has opened a four-story club in Beijing where its...
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Serendipity played its part in the evolution of Stag’s Leap Wine Cellars. The first happy accident...
For the first time in five years, Rhum Clément—the world’s leading producer of Martinique’s rhum...
Even back in the days when he was producing La Gloria Cubana, Ernesto Perez-Carrillowas not known...
This year’s Naples Winter Wine Festival—anannual food-and-wine event to benefit underprivileged...

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