Cocktail Talk: My Friend Maigret, Part II
It's been 8 years since I had the first Cocktail Talk from the George Simenon book My Friend Maigret - which, if memory serves (sadly, it doesn't serve as well as it once used...
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The Surprisingly Brief History of Nightclub Bottle Service
If you've ever been to a nightclub, you probably recall seeing servers dancing into a reserved section of the space with sparklers emerging from bottles of premium spirits or...
1 month ago - Vine Pair
1 oz Hayman's Royal Dock Gin 3/4 oz Ford's Sloe Gin 3/4 oz Dolin Blanc Vermouth 1/2 oz Lemon Juice Shake with ice and strain into a cocktail glass. Two Wednesdays ago, I was...
2 monthes ago - Cocktail Virgin Slut
In Paris, a Dim Sum Restaurant Finds Bold Ways to Invoke Tradition
Plus: wine classes in New York, vibrant geometric pillows and more recommendations from T Magazine.
2 monthes ago - NY Times
8 Things You Should Know About Courvoisier
Over the past two centuries, Courvoisier has established itself as one of the few household names in the cognac market. With roots in the suburbs of Paris, cognac is French in...
3 monthes ago - Vine Pair
Getting to Know Coravin: 3 Must-Have Tools for Your At-Home Wine Bar
We make certain commitments because we have to - think gym membership, ridiculously strict cell phone plan. Others, we make because they're delightful; for instance, joining a...
5 monthes ago - Vine Pair
Meet the Importer: Jenny & Francois Selections Expands the World of Natural Wine
Turning over a bottle to find the importer can be a great way to explore new varietals and producers, or make a quick call on what to bring home when you're riddled with...
5 monthes ago - Vine Pair
Drinks Atlas: Normandy, France
Less than 100 kilometers from Paris, hugging the coastline of the English Channel, Normandy holds a distinct history and culture among the regions of France, and it still bears...
5 monthes ago - Imbibe Magazine
3 glass Cognac 1 glass Chartreuse 1 1/2 glass Sweetened Lemon Juice 1 dash Angostura Bitters Shake with ice and strain into cocktail glasses ; this recipe serves six. After...
6 monthes ago - Cocktail Virgin Slut
Stag's Leap Wine Cellars ‘Artemis' Cabernet Sauvignon 2018, Napa Valley, Calif
Forty-five years after showing up Bordeaux in the landmark “ Judgment of Paris ” spectacle, Stag's Leap Wine Cellars remains a benchmark for California Cabernet Sauvignon, a...
6 monthes ago - Vine Pair
The headlines of Food Drink Buzz
For a festive holiday drink recipe or to add some sparkle to any happy hour, try this easy Champagne Cocktail recipe.
1 oz Santa Teresa 1796 Rum 1 oz La Gitana Manzanilla Sherry 3/4 oz Lime Juice 3/4 oz Simple Syrup 2 dash Orange Bitters Shake with ice and strain into a cocktail coupe. For a...
Blake's Hard Cider Expands East Coast Operations; Targets +30% Production Growth
Blake's Hard Cider has invested in a new production facility in Wolcott, New York - a $9 million project to support demand for the Michigan-based cidery's offerings.
Pabst Blue Ribbon Just Opened an 80's-Themed Motel
Superfans of Pabst Blue Ribbon beer can now enjoy a stay inspired by the pale lager. The Grand Traverse Motel in Traverse City, Mich. is hosting the overnight experience, which...
More wine sellers make representing diverse vintners a priority
A new crop of wine sellers has put representation front and center in their stores and on their shelves.
The battle for the craziest michelada is on. But how much is too much?
The beer cocktail from Mexico has transformed into an L.A. summer staple. But has the innovation gone too far?
42 North Asks, ‘Where Else Would You Rather Beer?'
In Western New York, there are only two seasons, summer and football.
Candles that Capture a Day at the Beach, Down to the Hot Dogs
Plus: vodkas made from oats and coffee cherry pulp, a retreat in the Cotswolds and more recommendations from T Magazine.
How Many of This Year's Master of Wine Exam Questions Can You Answer Correctly?
Sure, you can identify a buttery white wine as a Chardonnay. But are you enough of a wine aficionado to pass the 2022 Master of Wine exam? The test is notorious for being one...
Cherries Are a Garnish for Children
Seemingly every week on r/bourbon , a neat-sipping whiskey drinker will discuss finally dipping their toes into the wonderful world of cocktails, typically via the Old...