Articles in Wine, Spirits & Cigars

Bourbon is often enjoyed before dinner, while port is typically thought of as a digestif. But the...
As popular as it is, George Dickel has long been overshadowed by that other Tennessee whiskey, Jack...
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In the cellar and in his life, Richard Geoffroy manages to blend contrasts and contradictions into...
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The Heidsieck name has been intimately associated with Champagne since 1785, when Florens-Louis...
A 2011 fire that destroyed 8,000 bales of aged tobacco hindered the Arturo Fuente cigar brand’s...
On April 17, 2009, Major League Baseball outfielder Gary Sheffield hit his 500thhome run. He then...
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Little has changed since William Grant & Sons, now one of Scotland’s few remaining family-owned...
To avoid the postholiday blues, the Bardessono Hotel and Spa in Yountville, Calif., is offering a...
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Unlike other collecting categories, where a newcomer might already have an appreciation for the...
For the connoisseur of Scotch and the collector of whisky, a well-aged and limited release will...
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In 1755, when Armand de Vignerot du Plessis, third Duke of Richelieu and marshal of France, was...
THE GIFTA cask of rare single-malt Scotch whisky from the Dalmore. Seven nights’ accommodations at...
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Water, barley, and yeast are not especially valuable ingredients; but, when combined at the Bowmore...
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A collection of more than 500 bottles of newly released Krug Champagnes—which spans nearly 40 years...
In spite of the official government ruling that all vodkas are tasteless, odorless, and colorless,...
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Thanks to the retro cocktail craze, America’s native rye whiskey is experiencing a comeback. And...
Life moves slowly along Portugal’s Douro River, but after more than 190 years, it’s time for a...
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This year, for only the second time in the history of the United Kingdom, a ruling monarch is...
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Shafer Vineyards’ reputation has rested for more than a quarter century on its irresistible...
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Among the lighter, crisper beers unveiled this season, the Duvel Tripel Hop is truly a cause for...

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