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How To Order Whiskey Like a Gentleman
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How to Order Whiskey Like a Gentleman

Like many things in life, some techniques separate the simple man from the connoisseur. Any average person can walk into a pub, look the bartender in the eye, and ask for their favorite whiskey. However, it takes a different type of knowledge to ask for the right kind of whiskey

What is Cask Strength Whiskey
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Cask Strength Whiskey

What is Cask Strength Whiskey? With its consistent rise in popularity on the American whiskey market over the last decade, cask strength whiskey is no longer an obscure category in the whiskey market with a small cult-like following. As the desire for products made by artesian distillers and microbreweries has

Vodka vs Whiskey
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Vodka vs. Whiskey

Vodka and whiskey are two types of alcoholic spirits, enjoyed in cocktails or “on the rocks” for sipping. These two alcohols are among the most popular drinks worldwide, enjoyed by people of all cultures. Vodka and whiskey are easily distinguishable—vodka is clear, like the appearance of water, and whiskey is

What is Bottled in bond
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What is Bottled in bond

Whether you are a seasoned barfly or a casual drinker, you may have noticed that there are new fads in liquor and spirits almost every week. Trends from color changing vodka to luxury gins that are being peddled by Hollywood’s most current interests. When you get past all the glitz

Why is Alcohol Called Spirits
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Why is Alcohol Called Spirits

With growing uncertainty and societal issues, many people take a break from it all and grab a drink to relax. Frequently, those drinks contain what many refer to as “spirits.” However, most of us are too busy enjoying our drinks to actually stop and think about where that strange nomenclature

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What is a Well Drink

When talking about mixed drinks or mixology in general, well drinks are often relatively overlooked. However, these unassuming cocktails are actually the backbone of any decent bar. They can be both satisfying and tasty when made correctly. While many drinkers prefer more advanced cocktails, if you are looking for an

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Definitive Guide to the Different Types of Whisky

Whiskey is a beverage that has been passed down and enjoyed throughout the ages and one that has undoubtedly stood the test of time. Whisky drinkers have been known to swear by their favorite year, distillery, or region. Sometimes, those factors can make a specific variety of whisky quite pricey.

Drinking etiquette
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Drinking Etiquette

Across the globe, one of the best places to mix it up and socialize is the local watering hole. A pub or a bar is a fantastic place to meet new people or liven up your evening. However, there are specific unspoken rules that drinkers must follow if they don’t