Spirits

IPCPR 2016 – Alpha Cigar Co.

Alpha Cigar Co. was established in 2014 by friends Justin Hansen and TJ Cavenagh as a way to combine premium cigars with a French Absinthe produced by Hansen's family.  While one of Alpha's lines is infused wit...

Keurig Kold Cocktails

By: Greg Mays Keurig has gone from unknown coffee-maker company to household name in just a few short years. Their K-Cup system has become the industry standard for one-cup coffee and you can see it reflecte...

An Extravagant Taste Of Place

By: Mimi Read We know you’ve tasted every alarming ingredient from baked beans to grasshoppers in your latest craft cocktails. But you’ve probably never sipped from the soul of a marvelous city. Alan Walter, the bartender at Loa in downtown New Orleans, ...

New Tropical Cocktail Mixers from B.G. Reynolds

B.G. Reynolds has released new Tropical Mixers and Syrups, including the classic Mai Tai, Jet Pilot and Zombie Punch. They are all ready to mix with your favorite aged rum or other spirit, and are made of all natural ingredients, according to the company. The ...

12 Cocktails That’ll Make You a Tea Drinker

Tea isn’t for everyone. Until you add some spirits to it. By Cari Jorgensen Personally, I love tea. I could drink it all day. I have Chai tea every morning and whenever I write. I also know that tea isn’t for everyone. Others prefer to start or end their...

Dewar’s Scratched Cask

New whisky combines the best of Scotch whisky and American whiskey know-how to create a unique liquid. By John B. Virata Dewar’s Scratched Cask is a new whisky that is prepared by scratching the barrels after charring to give it a new flavor, Scratched Cask....

Spirits on an African Safari

  An African safari results in awesome wildlife and tasty cocktail traditions. By Kim Campbell Thornton It’s sundowner time. The Land Rover comes to a stop in an open area—the better to see any ap...

Kenny Chesney: Pirate vs.Poet

The chart topper may appear laid back, but there is intensity to spare when it comes to his music. By Betsy Model As fantasies go, the scene has got to be in the top three: warm beaches, lapping waves and...

Sonoma Cider Debuts Two New Flavors

Both ciders are available now. Sonoma Cider is shipping two new cider flavors to complement its line of hard ciders. The Crowbar, at 6 percent alcohol by volume, is a habanero lime cider and is the first cider the company shipped in a can. it combines dry c...