Posts Tagged ‘whiskey’


I’m standing outside of a ballroom on the sixth floor of the Marriott Marquis hotel in midtown Manhattan, and I can barely move. Surrounding me on all sides are anxious men with glasses in their hands. Most of them are middle-aged, with hair in various stages of thinning or graying (or both). They have paid $325… read more


Legal moonshine spreading across South Carolina

December 1, 2014 4:52 pm - Posted by Jody in Drink
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) – Moonshine has gone legit. Since South Carolina began taxing small distilleries in 2009, allowing entrepreneurs to make legal moonshine, 28 companies have registered with the S.C. Department of Revenue – some using recipes handed down by ancestors. But despite the sheen of commercialization, there are still secretive moonshiners in the woods of… read more

Bourbon 101

October 22, 2014 9:45 am - Posted by Jody in Drink


The Perfect Cocktail for a Wintery Night

January 10, 2014 4:35 pm - Posted by Jody in Learn
Wine and Whiskey Cocktail: The Giving Tree (via New York Times Video)

Mike Ryan of the Sable Kitchen and Bar in Chicago created a warming cocktail from red wine and whiskey. Read the story here: NYT on Google Plus: Watch more videos at: Follow on Twitter…