Brandy

Brandy, You’re a Fine Cocktail Mixer

You do not have to use your Hennessey XO to make a sidecar. Jeff Bell, a bartender at PDT, and Thomas Pastuszak, the wine director at the NoMad, have worked together to develop a reasonably priced, easy-drinking California brandy for cocktails, Bertoux. Pot-still brandies are blended to make a …

Cocktails

Drinks With Art! Hennessy’s 2018 Limited Edition Bottle Designed By Vhils

The good folks over at Hennessy are back, and they return with something special. While Hennessy is a favorite drink for many and today Hennessy is …

Alcohol

Glazed Carrots Almondine

Traditional versions of glazed carrots can include up to 2/3 cup sugar. Our re-imagined version delivers all the classic flavor with just a …

Carrots

The Glenlivet Captain's Reserve: Cognac Cask Finished Whisky From Speyside

In recent years, Scotch whisky distillers have been experimenting with finishing their spirit in casks that have previously held a wide range of other liquids.<p>Glenlivet has recently announced the release of what it claims is “the first major single malt finished in Cognac casks.” That isn’t …

Scotch Whisky

Guess Who Made the Perfect Laptop Bag?

As much as you may want to resist Everlane’s allure, the brand knows exactly how to rile you up and make you want to shop. Everlane has already …

Clothing

Bass Oulet drops an extra 20% off its new fall arrivals including boots, sneakers, more

Bass is currently having its Fall Preview Sale that’s taking an <b>extra 20% off</b> with promo code <b>FACTORY20</b> at checkout. Find deals on fall boots, sneakers, dress shoes and more. Orders of $75+ receive free delivery.<p>The men’s Blake Chukka Boot is a stylish and timeless style to add to your wardrobe. I …

Shoes

Brandy galore! Frantic locals loot bottles of alcohol after they fell off the back of an overturned lorry in the Philippines

Locals made a spirited rush to grab as many bottles of expensive brandy as possible when a lorry overturned in the Philippines.<p>Cardboard boxes went …

Wine & Spirits

Recovery of Cognac continues as exports reach record high

Exports of Cognac have grown for a fourth consecutive year, rising by 5.4% in value and 8.2% in volume – the equivalent of 205.9 million bottles – a …

Exports

The Comète brooch by Jean Schlumberger

JEWELRY OBSESSION OF THE DAY<p><b>Head to Monaco's Artcurial sale in July to feast your eyes upon the 20 carat dazzle of this cognac colored diamond, set</b> …

Jewelry

Why These 2 Tennessee Couples Decided to Raise 6 Children Together 'as a Team'

Meet the all-American blended family of 10 people consisting of two sets of parents and six children all living under one roof.<p>Katie Blackmer used to …

Human Interest

Apple Slab Tart

A rosy applesauce filling is topped with artfully arranged, paper-thin apple slices in this autumnal tart. A glaze made with apple brandy and quince paste gives the dessert a spectacular finish.

Dessert

Brandy Alexander: Classic Cocktails with a Southern Twist

This rich, chocolaty dessert drink is an after-dinner indulgence well worth rediscovering<p>Cocktail: Brandy Alexander<br>Recipe by Erika Chavez-Graziano <br>Cellar Door Chocolates, Louisville, Kentucky<p>The Brandy Alexander is a throwback to the days of dessert drinks, a category that’s gone somewhat out of …

Truffles

Despite Abundance Of Craft Beer, Wine And Spirits Are Slowly Taking Over

Support the news<p>You might not know it from the craft brew pubs everywhere, but Americans are drinking more wine and spirits — slowly pushing aside …

Alcohol

How To Drink Vodka (The French Way)

Ask a French person where they’re from, and you’re unlikely to hear them say France. Each region of the country has an identity far too precise for …

France

Penfolds Special Bottlings: Spirited Wines, Distilled Single Batch Brandy, And A Fortified

The invitation to a “secret tasting” with James Godfrey was not one Ken Gargett would ever decline. What Godfrey doesn’t know about fortifieds is not …

Whiskey

The map of my beer desires

Heading to the Great Taste of the Midwest? Everybody makes a map of their beer desires. Here’s one drinker’s TripTik.

Beer

Driver Stops On US 422, Passes Out With Kids In Car

Solon police said the man had an open container of brandy in his vehicle, along with two children.<p>SOLON, OH — A car slowed to a stop on US 422 east, …

Wine & Spirits

Maine’s Obsession With Allen’s Coffee Flavored Brandy

A journey into Maine’s coffee brandy heart of darkness.<p>A dozen or so years ago, I was bumping down an overgrown logging road deep in the woods of …

News (U.S.)

Specialist spirit bars that deserve a spot on every bucket list

<b>Wild about whisky? Got a taste for Tequila? There’s a specialist bar for that. We take a look at the bucket list-worthy haunts around the globe that</b> …

Los Angeles

We need your help choosing the best craft distilleries in the country

The craft spirits industry is exploding, with more than 1,500 craft distillers at work across the United States (according to the American Craft …

Whiskey

Pumpkin Custard Pie II Recipe

"Candied ginger and cognac make this pumpkin pie unique."<p>Ingredients<p>1 (9 inch) pie crust, baked (optional)<p>3 eggs<p>1 cup heavy whipping cream<p>1/8 …

Baking

A Fresh Twist On Two Classic Summer Cocktails

Support the news<p>Nothing beats a refreshing drink on a hot summer day. Lonnie Newburn of The Boston Shaker joined us to demonstrate how to his twists …

Cocktails

Peach Raspberry Frozen Sangria

Frozen raspberry peach sangria slushees are the ultimate drink for one, two or a crowd. Ideal for any frozen fruit you have on hand! Summer …

Recipes

5 mouthwatering turbo soda floats to keep the summer party going

1. Bitter Blueboy<p>Blueberry sorbet + violet liqueur + prosecco<p>When I worked at Hix, I played around a lot with violet flowers and fresh blueberries. …

Recipes

Chef Steve Horrell's foodie guide to Bruton, Somerset: from Westcombe Cheddar to Kingston Black apple brandy

Steve Horrell is the flame-loving chef at Roth Bar & Grill, the restaurant at the contemporary art gallery Hauser & Wirth, on Durslade Farm in Bruton, Somerset.<p>Horrell has his own smallholding at home, and says he is “truly spoilt” by the quality of the food and drink produced in the area.<p>Here’s …

England

'LHHH' star Princess comes for Brandy and her mother; Twitter is in stitches

The bell has rung, and round 2 of the heated Princess-Brandy feud has commenced.<p><i>Rolling out</i> previously reported on the escalating beef between …

Marriage

Jawan Rum gets a shot in the arm from Kerala government as demand soars

Express News Service<p>THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: The Pinarayi Vijayan government is adding a little bit more rum to its liquor policy, which professes …

India News

The one luxury item Jay-Z always takes on tour

<p>It may not be established in the UK, but chances are you've unknowingly heard of it. Listen closely to <b>Jay-Z</b>'s hits <i>Drunk in Love</i> and <i>Part II (On the</i> …

Celebrity (UK)

How to Make a Scotch Cocktail With Raspberry Brandy and Amaro Montenegro

Ingredients<p>1.5oz Monkey Shoulder scotch<br>• .5oz Cocchi Americano<br>• .5oz Amaro Montenegro<br>• .75oz St. George raspberry brandy<br>• .25oz St. George raspberry …

Montenegro

Brandy Becomes First 90s Artist To Reach 1.5 Billion Streams

Source: Erika Goldring / Getty<p>Timeless songs like <i>I Wanna Be Down, The Boy Is Mine, Have You Ever,</i> and so many more beloved <b>Brandy</b> jams, will forever …

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