Archive for the ‘Beverage’ Category

George’s Rants and Raves: Kilbeggan Single Grain Irish Whiskey

George’s Rants and Raves: Kilbeggan Single Grain Irish Whiskey

Liar, liar, pants on fire. The bottle states that this Irish Whiskey is single grain, and yet it ain’t necessarily so! The idea that ”single grain” describes...

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Wines of the Weeek: Ripe Red Blends

Wines of the Weeek: Ripe Red Blends

Red blends are growing ever more popular, particularly the one which express a lovely ripe, lush character.  Thus, for those who crave these fruit-forward wines,...

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Super Summer Daiquiris with Caliche Rum

Super Summer Daiquiris with Caliche Rum

The sweltering months of summer may conjure up some seriously steamy heat waves. Luckily, we have the perfect potion for a cool-down! These Daiquiri recipes from...

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Wines of the Week: Summertime Sips

Wines of the Week: Summertime Sips

During the summer, when the long, hot days just keep coming, more often than not, the perfect antidote is a lovely, chilled glass of wine.  Well, our tasting panel...

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George’s Rants and Raves: Suerte Anejo Tequila

George’s Rants and Raves: Suerte Anejo Tequila

Animals are just like people in that they occasionally enjoy a fermented beverage. Now, don’t me get wrong; they don’t get all gussied up in their favorite outfit...

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Caorunn Gin Summer Cocktails

Caorunn Gin Summer Cocktails

Gin is a perfect summertime sipper and Caorunn Gin is one of our spirit writer’s favorites. (Read his thoughts on the matter here.) So here are a few refreshing...

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Wines of the Week: Bargains for your BBQ – Under $20, 90 Points

Wines of the Week: Bargains for your BBQ – Under $20, 90 Points

These warm and sunny months of the year are the perfect time for firing up the grill and busting out your secret (or store bought) BBQ sauce.  And, of course, what...

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George’s Rants and Raves: Ole Smokey Pineapple Moonshine

George’s Rants and Raves: Ole Smokey Pineapple Moonshine

Pineapple moonshine? Why, I had no idea that pineapples grew in Tennessee, but that’s just the tip of this iceberg. These folks have a dozen flavors of Ole Smokey...

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National Rum Month Cocktails from Cruzan

National Rum Month Cocktails from Cruzan

August is National Rum month, and in preparation, Cruzan has been working with top mixologists across the country to develop a handful of new cocktails, incorporating...

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Wines of the Week: Rockin’ Rosé – Under $20, 90 Points

Wines of the Week: Rockin’ Rosé – Under $20, 90 Points

We continue our series focusing on high quality wines, with wide distribution, that can be found for $20 or less. This week, since we’re in the middle of summer,...

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