Everyone knows about Brittany’s famous galettes made with buckwheat, but did you know there is a distillery making 100% buckwheat whisky?
Mardi Gras is upon us soon…and just in time to celebrate, we tell you which cheese pairs best with the official cocktail of New Orleans, the Sazerac!
Quick take: pair a Boulevardier cocktail with a Soumaintrain cheese In our cheese + cocktail pairing project, I’m combining my cocktail know-how with the encyclopedic cheese knowledge of Jennifer Greco of Chez Loulou. We’re delivering a series of classic cocktail and cheese pairings. Our November pairing: Boulevardier cocktail & Soumaintrain cheese Notes, discoveries and tips […]
Cocktail Reading Welcome to this week’s roundup of interesting cocktail and spirits related articles plus a few fun bits of news just made for cocktail party conversation starters. Penthouse is Producing Whiskey-Tequila Hybrid, Aphrodisiac Booze (Liquor.com) “If you’re searching to make your hangovers worse” Liquor.com has found a way. It’s exactly what it says on […]
Shopping for a drinks enthusiast this year? Cocktaillians can be a particular challenge. We’re not picky, per se. But, we know what we like. And what works. And what works well. We can venture into geeky territory. We’re up to date on the latest cocktail news. And we usually do things with purpose. When I […]
Journeyman Featherbone Bourbon Whiskey Featherbone is a 45% ABV bourbon distilled from organic Midewest corn, wheat, rye and barley malt. It is currently available in both the US and France Why we like it: Featherbone Bourbon is artisianlly made in Michigan, which is a little unusual and different for an American whiskey. Every aspect of […]