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  1. Why the Mint Julep Is a Cocktail Worth Drinking All Year LongRead the original story w/Photo

    35 min ago | Eater

    ... sugar and a little squirt of water. Next crushed ice is added while swirling with a swizzle stick; then the bourbon whiskey is poured in and stirred. The result is a transcendent cocktail, with a little bit of sweetness, but not too much, and a ...


  2. The Lawrenceburg Event Center will host the Whiskey City Festival Nov. 6-7.Read the original story w/Photo

    39 min ago | Cincinnati.com

    Whiskey City Festival returns Event will feature live musical performances, tastings, contests and more Check out this story on cincinnati.com: http://cin.ci/1LsLfhV Jazz and blues artists Kathy Wade and Trip will provide a soulful backdrop as master distillers discuss the art of whiskey making, according to a press release. The Spirit 5K run and walk will begin at 11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 7. All participants will receive a commemorative dri-fit running shirt and pub glass.


  3. Popular Resurfaced party moves to PortlandRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WAVE-TV Louisville

    ... The building for the re-born Peerless Distilling Company, now aging its first 21st Century batches of rye whiskey and bourbon, has a history all its own. "It was originally the largest tobacco warehouse in downtown Louisville from what I hear," ...


  4. Dewar's Uses VR Video To Launch Scratched Cask WhiskyRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | MediaPost

    Dewar's is using a virtual reality video as the centerpiece of its campaign supporting the launch of its new whisky, Dewar's Scratched Cask. Scratched Cask uses the same type of American white oak barrels used for Bourbon in order to create a new whiskey that's "smooth, with a flavorful finish," according to Dewar's parent Bacardi Limited.


  5. Compass Box Great King Street Glasgow Blend, ScotlandRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Globe and Mail

    American John Glaser, a former marketing director for Scotland's biggest whisky brand, Johnnie Walker, started Compass Box in 2000 with an emphasis on robust blends with as much punchy personality as more expensive single malts. Mission accomplished.


  6. Virginia Distillery Company Announces Public Opening of Tasting Room...Read the original story

    5 hrs ago | PRWeb

    Virginia Distillery Company has announced the upcoming opening of its new tasting room and production facility. In November the fast-growing whisky business will welcome guests daily at a new visitor's center that will offer what the company is calling "The Virginia Whisky Experience."


  7. Scotch whisky born at Washington's Mount Vernon unveiledRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Virginian-Pilot

    ... idea. Bottles of the Scotch will be sold at auction Tuesday night. At a similar auction in 2006, two bottles of rye whiskey produced using Washington's own recipe fetched $100,000. No name-calling, personal insults or threats. No attacks based on ...


  8. 's Guide to Bars with High SpiritsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Eater

    ... more about the history and production of certain liquors. D.C. has plenty of bars that specialize in basics like whiskey, gin, rum and vodka, as well as restaurants that specialize in a spirit tied to a country or region's culinary heritage, such as ...


  9. Drink of the Week: Chelsea Carey's Crown Manhattan at the Crown SocialRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Denver Westword

    ... "I am definitely a traditional drinker," Carey says. Her drink of choice is a perfect Manhattan - made with whiskey, bitters and equal parts sweet and dry vermouth. To make a 100 percent Colorado Manhattan, she had to deconstruct her favorite drink ...


  10. Take a trip down Austin's booziest road: Hottest stops along Fitzhugh libations trailRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | CultureMap

    ... of regular production beers, as well as a single barrel series which uses freshly drained Donner-Peltier LA1 whiskey barrels. On the weekend of our visit we enjoyed a smoky, barrel-aged imperial stout. Thanks to demand and growth, an addition is ...


  11. Fall Fundraiser for MAA is a Single Malt SensationRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Patch.com

    The event takes place on Thursday, Nov. 19 at 6:30 p.m. at the King Hooper Historic Tavern at 8 Hooper Street. Those who attend the fundraiser will get to sample five special single malt scotches, featuring selections from the Scotch Malt Whisky Society of Edinburgh, Scotland.


  12. Historic distillery and museum projects announced for Vint HillRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Fauquier.com

    ... and Buckland and bring tourism dollars to Buckland and to Vint Hill. Ed plans include partnering with the Virginia Whiskey Trail, including the distillery at George Washington's Mt. Vernon. The distillery and museum will have information and ...


  13. The Ardmore releases Port wood finish whiskyRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | The Drinks Business

    The Ardmore has released a single malt whisky matured for 12 years in American white oak bourbon barrels and finished in European half Port pipes. The Ardmore Port Wood Finish, "aimed at whisky aficionados", is the latest release from The Ardmore, which is owned by Beam Suntory, following a redesign of the brand in 2014.


  14. Metallen: Emma Hammar's Industrial-Inspired Art Book: The...Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Cool Hunting

    As industrialization gave way to the information society in Sweden, many of the country's beautiful old factories were turned into offices, shops and restaurants. London-based Swede Emma Hammar grew up close to one of those places, the red brick buildings of AB Svenska Metallverken , on Maskinistgatan in VA sterA s.


  15. Taste rare whiskies with John Howie SteakRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Seattle

    ... mushrooms and Makers Mark Bourbon shakes (yes, boozy shakes). Tickets are $180, unless you're feeling totally whiskey-wacky and purchase the $430 ticket, which gets you, among other things, quarter-ounce pours of five extremely rare (read: ...


  16. What can vodka do to revive its flagging fortunes?Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Drinks Business

    Vodka is waiting impatiently backstage for its star turn, but gin and Bourbon are hogging the limelight. What could vodka brands do to turn around global sales? asks Tony Enoch.


  17. Essential Cocktail Bars From Coast to CoastRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Eater

    ... below also capture the energy of the city in which they reside. From classic cocktail haunts to tiki dens to whiskey libraries, here's where you're guaranteed a great drink in a unique atmosphere from coast to coast. Rather than a stage-4 meltdown ...


  18. 15 Places to Try Asian WhiskeyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Eater

    In the last several years, Scotch-style whiskies from Asia have risen to prominence. And many whiskey lovers were taken by surprise last year when Jim McMurray named Suntory's Yamazaki Single Malt Sherry Cask 2013 the best in the world in his 2015 World Whisky Bible.


  19. 5 Best Things I Ate and Drank in SeptemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Phoenix New Times

    ... feta cheese and peppers, this spread punches up the start of your meal with spicy, salty flavor. I discovered this whiskey for the first time at the Farmer Chef + Connect earlier this month in Tucson, and it's one of my new favorite Arizona spirits. ...


  20. Diageo Reserve Announces Location Of World Classa Bartender Of The...Read the original story

    Yesterday | Sys-Con Media

    The Global Final will see the world's best bartenders battling in a series of innovative cocktail and mixology challenges and be judged by the world's most respected mixologists and taste experts to be crowned with the title of the World's best bartender of the year. While there can be only one global winner, the bartender talent on show throughout the WORLD CLASS experience will demonstrate how the knowledge of quality spirits, the pedigree of ingredients and the pioneering of drinks-making techniques are cultivating next-level creativity underlining the fact that bartenders are as talented and creative as their chef counterparts.