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George’s Rants and Raves: G’Vine Gin & Averna Amaro Siciliano

George’s Rants and Raves: G’Vine Gin & Averna Amaro Siciliano

AAHHH, springtime has finally come, and my thoughts naturally turn to Gin and the coming spirits of summer. What were you expecting? At my age, sex comes in a strong...

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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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George’s Rants and Raves: Ao Vodka and LeJay Cassis

George’s Rants and Raves: Ao Vodka and LeJay Cassis

I have come up with the ultimate recycling program. I’d be willing to bet you that almost anything, if it had a bit of sugar in it, could be distilled and produce...

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George’s Rants and Raves: Cabo Diablo Coffee Liqueur with Tequila Blanco

George’s Rants and Raves: Cabo Diablo Coffee Liqueur with Tequila Blanco

  It seems that rebel rocker Sammy Hagar can’t leave well enough alone with his Cabo Wabo Tequilas.  I was just handed a bottle of Cabo Diablo Coffee Liqueur...

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George’s Rants and Raves: Popcorn Sutton’s White Whiskey

George’s Rants and Raves: Popcorn Sutton’s White Whiskey

Did you know that if it wasn’t for moonshine there would be no NASCAR? It’s the truth.  Back in the day, thanks to prohibition, moonshine was king, it was also...

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George’s Rants and Raves: D’USSE Cognac

George’s Rants and Raves: D’USSE Cognac

All Cognac is brandy but not all brandy is Cognac.  Brandy is produced from numerous different types of grapes, using various methods, virtually everywhere in the...

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George’s Rants & Raves: Gekkeikan Sake and Zipang

George’s Rants & Raves: Gekkeikan Sake and Zipang

There I was looking at the green bottle with the colorful labels and Japanese writing and art when in the corner I spied, “Product of USA produced and bottled...

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George’s Rants and Raves: Kappa Pisco

George’s Rants and Raves: Kappa Pisco

Rice-a-Roni may lay claim to being that San Francisco treat, but I have to tell you the original San Francisco treat is a Pisco Punch, and I am not pulling any punches...

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George’s Rants and Raves: Grand Marnier Cherry

George’s Rants and Raves: Grand Marnier Cherry

Okay, so maybe I’m a snob and a purist for saying this but some things should simply be left alone as they are perfect the way they are. That’s my story and...

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George’s Rants and Raves: Mariposa Agave Nectar Liqueur

George’s Rants and Raves: Mariposa Agave Nectar Liqueur

Agave nectar combined with agave tequila and vodka, what’s not to like about that? Those have to be some of my favorite things. That kind of mixture also reminds...

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