New Whisky: Bowmore Mizunara Cask Finish Release Party & Review
Dec20

New Whisky: Bowmore Mizunara Cask Finish Release Party & Review

Sampling the New Bowmore Mizunara Cask Finish: Bowmore has taken full advantage of its place in the Beam Suntory portfolio to unveil a brand new, ultra-premium release, Bowmore Mizunara Cask Finish. This unique expression has been finished in Mizunara oak casks obtained from Suntory, making it the first Islay single malt Scotch to ever be finished in the prized Japanese oak. To unveil such a special whisky, Bowmore hosted a quite...

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More Pisco! The Complete Guide, The Staple Cocktails & How Peruvians Drink It
Oct22

More Pisco! The Complete Guide, The Staple Cocktails & How Peruvians Drink It

Did you think I was done writing about pisco? I mean… how many times can you talk about it, and how much more is there to say? Quite a lot, apparently. I’m your one-stop-shop for all things pisco related, and right here, you’ll find quick access to three stories that will teach you everything you could ever want to know about Peruvian’s national spirit. Eater: The Complete Guide to Pisco Pisco is a type of...

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A Photo Journey Through Peru, the Foods of Mistura 2015 & A Peruvian Cooking Class in Cusco
Oct12

A Photo Journey Through Peru, the Foods of Mistura 2015 & A Peruvian Cooking Class in Cusco

On a recent trip to Peru, where I learned everything there is to know about pisco, I was also able to take part in some wonderful opportunities. From witnessing the spiritual and serene beauty of Machu Picchu and befriending its many llama inhabitants, to sand boarding and dune buggying through the Huacachina Sand Dunes, and boating through Islas Ballestas, observing its sea lions, its rock formations and birds, the port of Pisco, and...

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An Exclusive Look at The $50,000 Glenmorangie 1970s Collection & The Glenmorangie House
Oct06

An Exclusive Look at The $50,000 Glenmorangie 1970s Collection & The Glenmorangie House

Glenmorangie recently hosted The Glenmorangie House in Manhattan, temporarily setting up shop along the trendy strip of Little West 12th St. to show off some of their wares to the whisky drinking public in and around New York City. Guests received a bracelet good for several drinks from the main Glenmorangie range, as well as several premium sips, such as Glenmorangie Signet. But tacked away in a backroom was an entirely different...

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Why Jon Snow Isn’t Dead: The Definitive Argument
Aug17

Why Jon Snow Isn’t Dead: The Definitive Argument

Yes, Jon Snow Will be Back: Game of Thrones season 5 brought television watchers up to speed with book readers on one of the most intriguing and hotly debated story lines of the series: the “death” of Jon Snow. If you’re reading this, then by this point you’ve likely read countless other articles telling you why Jon Snow is definitely dead, or why he’s definitely not, why he’ll come back, or why he...

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