Articles in Wine, Spirits & Cigars

The G in the Saint Louis Rey Serie G Natural line stands for grande, and these Falstaffian cigars...
Veuve Clicquot (www.veuve-clicquot.com) has filled 3,600 jeroboams with its Brut Champagne. Each of...
The Joya de Nicaragua Serie C was created to entice smokers who felt overwhelmed by the powerful...
The Macallan 55 swirls in a whisky tumbler, carefully, gently. Sunlight pours through the windows...
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 National Prohibition Act of 1919 not only empowered the federal government to prevent the...
The Altadis USA Cabinet Seleccións consist of premium, limited-edition versions of the cigar maker’...
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Talk to a whisky aficionado, and he or she will most likely enthuse about this single-cask bottling...
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The GiftA total of 225 vintage American and preembargo Cuban cigars. — Five pints of Prohibition-...
The GiftA three-year lease on the last available wine vault at Adour, Alain Ducasse’s new...
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Furniture designer Arthur Tabrizi knows how to hold his wine; he has been making bespoke wine racks...
In this world, there are ideal pragmatists and pragmatic idealists. One might suggest as the...
Cigar smokers continue to benefit from manufacturers’ attempts to trump each other’s ultrapremium...
The GiftA unique God of Fire humidor filled with 300 cigars made by Carlos “Carlito” Fuente Jr. — A...
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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...
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AUSTRIA Austria has been creating wine since Roman Emperor Probus overturned the ban on growing...
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The José Seijas Signature Series 2000, the eponymous creation of the master blender for the world’s...
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AUSTRALIA Much is made in the press of the surge of premium wines from Australia, but one wonders...

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