Furniture designer Arthur Tabrizi knows how to hold his wine; he has been making bespoke wine racks for more than a dozen years.
The Altadis USA Cabinet Seleccións consist of premium, limited-edition versions of the cigar maker’s most popular handmade smokes: H.
In this world, there are ideal pragmatists and pragmatic idealists. One might suggest as the perfect exemplar of the former an attorney who concerns himself less with methods than with results.
Talk to a whisky aficionado, and he or she will most likely enthuse about this single-cask bottling or that new, rare distillery release.
Cigar smokers continue to benefit from manufacturers’ attempts to trump each other’s ultrapremium offerings.
Before austrian architect Oswald Haerdtl (1899–1959) taught at Vienna’s School of Applied Arts, he studied there under Josef Hoffmann (1870–1956), a leader in Europe’s modern architecture movement
The maker of lists must also be a ready apologist.
After Fidel Castro took control of Cuba in 1959, many of the country’s cigar makers decamped for more favorable political climates.
Spirits are called spirits precisely because they capture essences, and in doing so they enable us to gain a greater appreciation—and enjoyment—of the sources from which they derive.
Those who have met Richard Geoffroy know they are unlikely to meet anyone more passionate about Champagne than he is.
Ardbeg (www.ardbeg.com), the maker of what is considered the smokiest of Islay whiskies, has released examples of its 1974 vintage in a forceful package: a ri
The new CAO Gold Maduro cigar originated as part of CAO’s Concept Series, a group of experimental blends available only to those who visited the company’s Nashville, Tenn., headquarters.
According to local folklore, a woman named Old Meg resided at the Strathisla distillery in Speyside for several decades during the 19th century.
Hidden within Napa’s Howell Mountain is a $2 million wine cave whose twisting and turning tunnels follow the shape of PlumpJack Winery’s shield insignia.
When asked by his patron, Lord Carnarvon, what he saw as he thrust his lantern for the first time into the tomb of Tutankhamen, artist-turned-archaeologist Howard Carter answered, “Wonderful thing
Enrique De Colsa, master distiller for Tequila Don Julio, refers to the company’s 4 million blue agave plants as his niños.
A decade ago, while recuperating from a broken neck that he had suffered a year earlier in a crash at Michigan International Speedway, racecar driver Emerson Fittipaldi was flying a small airplane
It is an affectation of some gentlemen vintners to refer to themselves as simple farmers.