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3 hrs ago | The Stranger

What's Good on The Hill: Fancy Cocktail Bar Crawl

Here in Seattle, we're so fancy, you already know! But just in case you don't, here are some of the best 'fancy' cocktail bars on the Hill: we've got craft cocktails lovingly made by hand, basements filled with spirits, secret rooms, and even church pews.

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Related Topix: Seattle, WA, Drink, Liquor

8 hrs ago | Islay Weblog

A Tour at Bowmore Distillery

When you're on Islay and the weather is grey and wet, you might want to spend some time indoors.

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Related Topix: Drink, Liquor

12 hrs ago | The New York Observer

Liquid Lunch with Vince Oleson: Like Water for Whiskey

"The great thing about this place is it's hot in the summer and really cold in the winter," said Vince Oleson, head distiller for Widow Jane, the Red Hook-based whiskey brand, as he led me into the building at 218 Conover Street for a tour of the facility on a steamy summer afternoon.

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Related Topix: Drink, Liquor, Bourbon Whiskey, Life, Recipes, Rosendale, NY

Thu Jul 24, 2014

The New York Observer

The Quest for the Perfect Scotch Libation Leads to New Orleans' Tales of the Cocktail

Balvenie's Lorne Cousin pours 'em strong at William Grant & Son's party at the Lakefront Airport.

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Related Topix: Drink, Scotch, Liquor, Cocktails, New Orleans, LA, Grampian County, Scotland, United Kingdom

Onward State

Otto's To Start Construction on Upscale Restaurant and Distillery

Happy Valley will be adding a brand new distillery this winter, coming from one of its most well-established businesses.

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Related Topix: Drink, Liquor

SFGate

New high-end products distill essence of vodka

This June 30, 2014 photo shows an assortment of vodkas from left to right, Tito's Handmade, Fair Quinoa and Reyka in Concord, N.H. Photo: Matthew Mead, AP This June 30, 2014 photo shows an assortment of vodkas from left to right, Fair Quinoa, Tito's Handmade and Reyka in Concord, N.H. Photo: Matthew Mead, AP This June 30, 2014 photo shows an ... (more)

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Related Topix: Concord, NH, Potatoes, Life, Food, Vegetables, Drink, Liquor

Brandon Sun

Premium vodka producers focus on purity, quality ingredients

We've had cream-flavoured vodka, candy-flavoured vodka, even breakfast cereal-flavoured vodka.

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Related Topix: Potatoes, Life, Food, Vegetables, Drink, Liquor

Business Journal

Houston whiskey distillery launches crowdfunding campaign

Houston-based whiskey distillery Yellow Rose Distilling has started a $25,000 crowdfunding campaign on Kickstarter to raise funds for an expansion to its current facility.

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Related Topix: Drink, Liquor

The Northern Scot

More people on Speyside could soon be cooking with gas.

Moray's Parliamentarians Richard Lochhead MSP and Angus Robertson MP are due to meet OFGEM executives Charles Gallacher and James Veaney.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

Time

Americans Really Like to Drink Beer, Says Unsurprising Poll

Bourbon may be booming and more wineries are cropping up all over the nation, yet Americans still prefer a cold brew over a glass of wine or whiskey.

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Related Topix: Beer, Drink, Bourbon Whiskey, Liquor

Australian Broadcasting Corporation

Whisky industry to grow in Tasmania

Bill Lark says in a short time the industry has established an international recognition and he says there's room for more growth in the sector.

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Related Topix: Drink, Liquor

San Jose Mercury News

Brewing Network vets open taproom in Concord; Santa Cruz Mountains has its own wine club

Beer cafe, radio station: Internet radio personalities Justin Crossley and Scott Moskowitz of the beer show "The Brewing Network" have opened their first taproom and bottle shop, in Concord.

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Related Topix: Wine, Drink, Concord, CA, Beer, Soquel, CA, Liquor

Business Journal

Top 20 best selling whiskey brands of 2014

Americans sure love their whiskey. In the past year, U.S. whiskey sales have jumped 12 percent, according to IRI, a Chicago-based market research firm.

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Related Topix: Drink, Liquor, Dayton, OH, Fairborn, OH

The News Tribune

If you go: Gig Harbor Food and Wine Festival

A food and wine festival with lectures from South Sound food experts and plenty of wine, beer, spirits and food tastings.

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Related Topix: Gig Harbor, WA, Life, Food, Food Festival, Tacoma, WA, Drink, Liquor

Carrick Today

Grants give A 135k to no vote campaign

A major employer in the Carrick area has shown a major show of support for the campaign to keep the United Kingdom together.

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Related Topix: World News, United Kingdom, Strathclyde County, Scotland, Alistair Darling, Drink, Liquor

The Drinks Business

IWSC reveals 2014 spirits winners

Three major drinks industry trends - own label, craft spirits and gin - proved their quality credentials as the International Wine & Spirit Competition revealed its 2014 spirits results.

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Related Topix: Drink, Gin, Liquor

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Sunday Herald

Drinks giants tipped to bid for Drambuie

THE auction for whisky liqueur brand Drambuie has stepped up, as a drinks industry analyst cast doubt on the mooted 100 million price tag attached to the company.

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York Press

Sir James Aykroyd toasts fulfilling a dream

Sir James Aykroyd, who lives in Birstwith, near Harrogate, has revived a tipple he first discovered 40 years ago during a business trip to Paraguay, South America.

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Related Topix: North Yorkshire County, England, World News, United Kingdom, Drink, Liquor

Epicurious.com

Booze Crews: Exploring the Intoxicating World of New Orleans' Tales of the Cocktail

Tales of the Cocktail is the kind of liquor-fueled three ring circus that, if approached incorrectly, can bring even the most seasoned drinker to their knees.

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Related Topix: Drink, Liquor, Life, Fruits, Food

Examiner.com

Let's toast to National Scotch Day at these Denver-area bars and restaurants

While it may seem hard to find a decent scotch drink in the craft-beer-heavy Denver, settle in, celebrate the special oak-barrel aged whisky that we know as scotch, and take a sip at one of these scotch-authorities: License No.

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