Whiskey

A$AP Rocky Teams up With Maroon 5 on New Track “Whiskey”

If you want to make sure your track is a success, enlisting A$AP Rocky for a verse is a great place to start. At least that was the conclusion Maroon …

A$AP Rocky

Whiskey barrel plant to be built in flood-ravaged community

CHARLESTON, W.Va. – A new company that makes whiskey barrels out of white oak wood has been born from efforts to rebuild a devastated West Virginia community following deadly floods.<p>Officials announced at a news conference Thursday that the West Virginia Great Barrel Co. would be located in a new …

Business

UPDATE 1-Pernod Ricard pips Q1 forecasts as demand picks up in China

* Q1 sales 2.292 bln euros, up 5.7 pct l-f-l<p>* China sales up 15 pct in Q1 driven by all products<p>* Keeps FY 2017/18 profit growth outlook (Adds …

Markets

PUNCH | A Bar Program Aimed at Fighting Inequality

In 1917, Tom Bullock, a St. Louis bartender, published a cocktail book, <i>The Ideal Bartender</i>. Bullock certainly wasn’t the first bartender to …

Education

Pernod Ricard Hits All-Time High As China and U.S. Deliver Growth

French drinks maker Pernod Ricard SA (PDRDY) on Thursday, Oct. 19, posted a 5.7% rise in organic quarterly sales, beating consensus expectations of a …

Business

Hear Maroon 5's Reflective Song 'Whiskey' With A$AP Rocky

Song hails from band's forthcoming 'Red Pill Blues' album<p>Maroon 5 have unveiled new song "Whiskey," which features A$AP Rocky. The song hails from …

Music

Pernod Ricard 1Q Sales Rise on International Brands, Confirms Profit Target

Pernod Ricard SA (RI.FR) said Thursday that its first-quarter sales rose 2.0%, and confirmed its profit target.<p>Net sales at the French spirits group, the owner of brands such as Mumm champagne and Chivas Regal whisky, were 2.29 billion euros ($2.69 billion) for the three months ended Sept. 30, up …

Markets

Maroon 5 Take a Big Sip of 'Whiskey' on New Song With A$AP Rocky

Maroon 5 is embracing an early release of "Whiskey," the band's collaboration with A$AP Rocky from upcoming album .<p>"Not going to stop a good thing," …

Music

The Essential Japan Travel Guide

For hundreds of years, Japan was a society and culture closed to foreigners and outside influence. But today, after the opening of the country<i>,</i> …

Japan

Are you experienced? Customer lessons from Comcast, American Girl, and Irish whiskey

The differences between customer engagement, customer experience, consumable experience, and brand experience can have significant impacts on your …

Customer Experience

Watch Chris Stapleton's Unexpected 'Tennessee Whiskey' Duet With Chris Pratt

As if seeing Chris Stapleton isn't thrilling enough on its own, fans who attended his Saturday night (Oct. 14) show at Bridgestone Arena got an extra …

Chris Stapleton

Did the Phrase ‘a Shot of Whiskey’ Originate in the Old West?

Anecdotal reports say the expression "a shot of whiskey" came into being when cowboys traded bullets for liquor in Old West saloons.

Fact Checking

Wrigley Field cleared to begin work on next phase of club level renovations

The historic ballpark received a building permit estimated at $20 million<p>While the Chicago Cubs are heading to the 2017 National League Championship Series following a nail-biting game five victory over the Washington Nationals, construction crews have already received the green light to begin the …

Chicago Cubs

Jim Murray’s Whisky Bible 2018 – The Winners

It’s that time again: the day when Jim Murray reveals his favourite whiskies in the world. The results of his Whisky Bible 2018 have just been …

Wine & Spirits

Brandy chases whisky in South African spirit wars

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - Klippies and coke. Ricky Louw. Karate Water.<p>These are the orders ringing out in bars across South Africa as thrifty consumers switch from imported, big-brand whisky to various types of locally produced brandy to quench their thirst.<p>The trend, fueled by a stagnant economy …

South Africa

The world’s first private equity whisky fund has raised $12 million – here’s what their investment strategy is like

Photo: Martin Schutt/AFP/Getty Images<p>There’s a saying that you should put your money where your mouth is – and that is precisely what a group of …

Wine & Spirits

Why Does This Company Gives A Free Bottle of Jack Daniels To Its Employees Every Month?

Maybe you should offer free whiskey too<p>There's a company located down south that gives away a free bottle of Jack Daniels whiskey to its 400 employees on the last Friday of every single month. The company? Uh...Jack Daniels. "No one misses that day of work!" Jeff Norman, Master Taster at the …

Wine & Spirits

Here's Every Single Item From the H&M x Erdem Collaboration

Every H&M collaboration possesses the same few traits: a buzzy designer, a selection of limited-edition pieces that feel instantly collectible, a crazed launch, and a high probability of seeing the pieces pop up on the resale market at however-many-times the original price. From the looks of it, …

Clothing

Scotch Whisky Makers Sell a Million Fewer Bottles After Tax Hike

Sales of Scotch whisky in the U.K. have declined after Chancellor of the Exchequer Philip Hammond hiked taxes on spirits, according to official …

Business

Tullamore Dew Shows a More Diverse View of Ireland in a New Campaign From Opperman Weiss

Tullamore Dew had one of the loveliest ads of 2013. “Parting Glass” followed four young men singing in the rain, preparing to raise a glass to say …

Wine & Spirits

Review: Dublin Airport DAA Executive Lounge Terminal 1

On the way back from Dublin, we stopped over at the DAA Executive Lounge to grab a coffee and some breakfast. Here is a review of the sole lounge in …

Airlines

Spirited revival for Falkirk single malt whisky distillery

<b>A Falkirk distillery which operated for more than 175 years until its closure in 1993 is to be reopened.</b><p>Ian Macleod Distillers will resurrect Rosebank at its site on the banks of the Forth and Clyde canal.<p>The distiller said its plans include a visitor centre to help tell the story of the Lowland …

Scotland

Shut Up & Take My Money - Issue #149

It’s time to get your baller shoes on with this week’s Shut Up & Take My Money.<p>Glenfiddich Cask Collection Finest Solera<p>Scotch whisky maker …

Russell Westbrook

Outlander Recap: “Freedom & Whisky,” and a long farewell

The fifth episode poses thoughtful questions about the fallibility of history while ending of a long separation<p>“Freedom & Whisky” and bow ties on loose ends. The fifth “Outlander” episode of its third season closes the 200-year divide between Claire (Caitriona Balfe) and Jamie (Sam Heughan) by way …

Entertainment

Chinese police seize 2,000 bottles of fake liquor worth US$152,000, detain 17 suspects

Police in central China seized more than 2,000 bottles of counterfeit Chinese spirits with a retail value of more than 1 million yuan (US$152,000) in …

News (China)

Outlander episode 305 preview “Freedom and Whisky”: Watch Online

Claire is ready to once again journey to the past in Outlander season 3, episode 5, “Freedom and Whisky,” but what will she find when she gets …

Entertainment

Taylor Stitch + Golden Bear Whiskey Moto Jacket

Reading time: about 1 minute.<p>American<br>• Clothing<br>• Jackets<br>• Style<p>The Whiskey Steerhide Moto Jacket is a 40+ year old design by Golden Bear, not only is it …

Leather Jackets

Concerned neighbors mistake man’s Jack Daniel’s banner for an ISIS flag

This is what happens when the anti-terrorism mantra “If you see something, say something” goes hilariously wrong.<p>Worried neighbors sent a 29-year-old …

Weird

Everything You Need to Know to Give the Perfect Toast

Embrace your time at the mic by following these tips.<p>This article is part of a paid partnership with Jim Beam Black®<p>The time is here. You’ve had months to prepare for a speech that will last about as long as it takes for a kettle to boil. But what toasts lack in length, they make up for in …

Public Speaking