Articles in Wine, Spirits & Cigars

The G in the Saint Louis Rey Serie G Natural line stands for grande, and these Falstaffian cigars...
Tradition permeates the history of Laphroaig as thoroughly as peat smoke does the distillery’s...
While the house of Taittinger dates to 1734, it did not acquire that name until after the First...
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Anthony Terlato’s tasseled leather loafers crunch gently on the gravel path overlooking Angels’...
The Macallan 55 swirls in a whisky tumbler, carefully, gently. Sunlight pours through the windows...
The Joya de Nicaragua Serie C was created to entice smokers who felt overwhelmed by the powerful...
Veuve Clicquot (www.veuve-clicquot.com) has filled 3,600 jeroboams with its Brut Champagne. Each...
The Altadis USA Cabinet Seleccións consist of premium, limited-edition versions of the cigar maker...
Cigar smokers continue to benefit from manufacturers’ attempts to trump each other’s ultrapremium...
In this world, there are ideal pragmatists and pragmatic idealists. One might suggest as the...
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Furniture designer Arthur Tabrizi knows how to hold his wine; he has been making bespoke wine...
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Talk to a whisky aficionado, and he or she will most likely enthuse about this single-cask...
The National Prohibition Act of 1919 not only empowered the federal government to prevent the...
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Spirits are called spirits precisely because they capture essences, and in doing so they enable us...
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ARGENTINADespite a long, rich history of viticulture, Argentina has only in recent decades entered...
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AUSTRALIAMuch is made in the press of the surge of premium wines from Australia, but one wonders...
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After Fidel Castro took control of Cuba in 1959, many of the country’s cigar makers decamped for...
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Before austrian architect Oswald Haerdtl (1899–1959) taught at Vienna’s School of Applied Arts, he...
The maker of lists must also be a ready apologist. The following catalog of the world’s most...
Ardbeg (www­.ardbeg.com), the maker of what is considered the smokiest of Islay whiskies, has...

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