Archive for the ‘Other Liquor Reviews’ Category

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: Sombra Mezcal

George’s Rants and Raves: Sombra Mezcal

Back during my misspent youth, and by that I mean my early 20’s, I encountered Mezcal. I especially remember my first encounter because that’s when I discovered...

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George’s Rants and Raves: Magnum Cream Liqueur

George’s Rants and Raves: Magnum Cream Liqueur

Cream liqueurs seem to be coming into their own these days, as well as seemingly coming from everywhere as well. On top of that, they are utilizing numerous other...

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George’s Rants and Raves: Nooku Bourbon Cream

George’s Rants and Raves: Nooku Bourbon Cream

Nooku, now there’s a word that could inspire off color jokes, ribald stories and generally get me into a whole lot of trouble while insulting entire groups of...

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George’s Rants and Raves: Kerrygold Irish Cream Liqueur

George’s Rants and Raves: Kerrygold Irish Cream Liqueur

I have to say this upfront, I like Irish Cream. There are dozens of brands and one brand even comes in with 30 flavors of Irish Cream. I would rather have a good...

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George’s Rants and Raves: Blue Chair Bay Coconut Spiced Rum Cream

George’s Rants and Raves: Blue Chair Bay Coconut Spiced Rum Cream

Ho,ho,ho, NO, NO, NO! Are you suffering from Christmas creep as badly as I am? Just exactly what in the world is going on with the holidays? It used to be that the...

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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 and Raves: Bache Gabrielsen Cognac

George’s Rants and Raves: Bache Gabrielsen Cognac

Bet you can’t tell me which is the top selling cognac in Norway? Well, if you read the title to this article, you would know that it’s Bache Gabrielsen! Norwegian...

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George’s Rants and Raves: Pisco Porton Acholado

George’s Rants and Raves: Pisco Porton Acholado

Here’s a bit of a quiz for you to try: what in the world is Pisco, what is Porton, what are acholado, quebranta and torontel? I suppose either being from Peru...

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George’s Rants and Raves: Leblon Cachaca and Maison Leblon Reserva Ospecial

George’s Rants and Raves: Leblon Cachaca and Maison Leblon Reserva Ospecial

Generally, when I think of Brazil, I think of statuesque Brazilian beauties in bikinis on the beaches of Rio de Janeiro beneath that really tall statue of Jesus...

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