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Is It Time To Rethink How We Describe Our Drinks?

Every Christmas growing up, after our bellies filled with my grandmother’s turkey and the bottles of Chardonnay emptied, my grandfather would lurch...

A Beginner’s Guide to Canadian Whisky: Common Misconceptions

As we continue our look into the Canadian whisky world, let’s field some of the most common misconceptions about the spirit.

History of Canadian Whisky

Canadian whiskey is possibly one of the most misunderstood categories in the world. You’ve heard of it, probably through big names like...

A Brief History of Whiskey From 1400 to Today

Have you ever wondered about the difference between bourbon and rye whiskey, why some liquors are aged, or even how Absinthe came...

Are Virtual Cocktail Competitions Actually Helping?

With a globe of bartenders out of work, booze brands are pivoting to new marketing strategies to...

Eight Alternate Uses for Vodka at Home

Around for centuries, vodka has become a staple in bars and liquor cabinets across the world. From...

Maple Syrup Old Fashioned Recipe

One of our favorite cocktails we have made during quarantine has been a Weller Special Reserve Maple Old Fashioned aka The Naked Thumb.

Everything You Need to Know About the Hard Kombucha

Low-cal canned cocktails. Non-alcoholic beer. White Claw. And now, the newest member of the health-conscious drinking family has arrived, Hard Kombucha.

Influential People in the Spirits World You Need To Follow

The history of spirits and cocktails is long, lauded, and full of a cast of crucial characters. While we don’t have the...

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The Cosmopolitan Cocktail

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The Comeback Of The Martini on The Rocks

There’s nothing quite as perfect of that first sip of a freshly poured martini, with frosted glass and a bracing booziness. But...