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5 Unusual Negronis
2 years ago

5 Unusual Negronis

Los Angeles Bartenders Take on the Negroni. When you mess with classic cocktail recipes, you better know what you’re doing. If you don’t, two things may happen.

First, you stand …
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14 Stunning Corkscrews: Un-Cork in Style
2 years ago

14 Stunning Corkscrews: Un-Cork in Style

One of the most critical tools in any loyal imbiber’s bar is a corkscrew.

But, not all corkscrews are created equal; some are small and compact, some open bottles easily, …
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Robotic Bartenders are Here – But Can They Mix a Drink?
2 years ago

Robotic Bartenders are Here – But Can They Mix a Drink?

Remember R2D2 buzzing around in Return Of The Jedi with a tray of alien happy hour specials for the party crowd on Jabba the Hutt’s skiff? This scene of science-fiction …
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The Irish Coffee: Two Bars, Two Recipes, One Glass of Whiskey – Tinged Heaven
2 years ago

The Irish Coffee: Two Bars, Two Recipes, One Glass of Whiskey – Tinged Heaven

Back in the day, the Shannon Airport in Ireland was known far and wide for its magical Irish Coffee.

Great, if you are at the airport. Not so great, if …
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Ice for a Price: Gläce Luxury Ice Company
2 years ago

Ice for a Price: Gläce Luxury Ice Company

“There was a time when ice was considered a luxury of kings, and of those who could afford it,” says Roberto Sequeira, founder of the Gläce Luxury Ice Company. “What …
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How to Create Your Own Spirited Infusions
2 years ago

How to Create Your Own Spirited Infusions

Every day, spirits makers offer new twists on flavor.

From herbal to spicy, fruity to tart, flavoring alcohol has a long history, going back to the healing elixirs of monks, …
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Fireside Sippers
2 years ago

Fireside Sippers

The holidays have ended and it’s time to batten down the hatches. Although that thermometer mercury may not have dipped too low in some parts yet, it’s coming. It always …
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The Most Perfect – and Overlooked – Wine Category in the World
2 years ago

The Most Perfect – and Overlooked – Wine Category in the World

Sherry Offers Quality, Versatility and Value.

Photos courtesy of the Consejo Regulador

Maybe it’s because you struggled through Edgar Allan Poe’s “Cask of Amontillado” in high school, or maybe …
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The Wonders of a Well-Made Hot Buttered Rum
2 years ago

The Wonders of a Well-Made Hot Buttered Rum

Pardon Me, Bartender, But There’s Some Butter in My Rum.

Just as the warm months conjure images of Mai Tais and Mojitos, a chill in the air seems to put …
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