Articles in Wine, Spirits & Cigars

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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...
On a recent evening in midtown Manhattan, while sipping Krug Champagne in the Petrossian  ...
To ring in the New Year, the three winemaking branches of the Rothschild family are introducing...
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In spite of the fact it has a distilling history as old as Cognac, as unfettered as single-malt...
Bourbon and Cognac are two classic digestifs, so it would only make sense for Heaven Hill’s fifth...
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Although Japan’s two Suntory distilleries are known for producing a variety of single-malt whiskies...
The family-owned Destilería Serrallés, now being run by fifth- and sixth-generation descendants of...
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Three bottles of the recently released Mackinlay’s Rare Old Highland Malt Whisky 1907 are included...
Be forewarned: this is not your typical Laphroaig, an Islay single malt usually known for its rock...
Inspired by the sartorial stars of London’s Savile Row, Absolut released its classic vodka in a...
When it comes to single malt, most people think of the Scottish Highlands. However, Scotland’s...
In creating the 2008 Ovid Napa Valley ($185), head winemaker Austin Peterson implemented a new...
Acclaimed craft bourbon distillery Woodford Reserve continues its tradition of turning out...
Those who favor ice in their Scotch will no doubt find a kinship with this replicated bottle of...
When the famous Highland distillery of Glen Garioch (pronounced “Glen Geery”) was mothballed in...
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Of the six elements, or "pillars," that define the character of the Macallan’s single-malt whisky,...
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Perfection always entails a precarious balancing act, and in the wine industry especially,...
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Photography by Cordero StudiosCelebrations and cigars have always gone hand in hand, and never more...
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As the son of oil magnate Jean Paul Getty, Gordon Getty might easily have allowed circumstances to...

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