Jazz up your Memorial weekend with a refreshing gin cocktail! These cocktail recipes all feature micro-distilled gin from Watershed Distillery, the Ohio micro-distillery famous for world-class Vodka and Gin, and soon to be Bourbon. The...Show More Summary
Every weekday’s end, we collect just about everything you ought to care about or ought not miss. Remember Koilos? The scary, Lovecraftian steel sculpture that was suddenly removed from its spot in the Distillery District last week? The artist, Michael Christian, now tells us that its new home is “on a large dock off an [...]
Located nearby the 10,000 square foot distillery on the banks of the Lamoille River, visitors may notice several beehives. Unsurprisingly, Hardie, who has been keeping bees for nearly five decades, enjoys being around bees.
Whisky connoisseurs enamored of the peated style will be familiar with the usual suspects from Islay. The Hebridean isle is home to some of the best in the business, including Ardbeg, Bowmore, Lagavulin and Laphroaig. But excellent as their whiski... via JustLuxe.com
A well-known sculpture has left the Distillery District after a multi-year stay. If you’ve ever been to the Distillery District, you remember it: the faceless, 14-foot-tall Lovecraftian horror that crouched near the intersection of Gristmill Lane and Parliament Street. Show More Summary
The principle that single malt whisky gets better with age is generally true, but only up to a point. Past that point, older doesn't necessarily mean better. But when a major distillery releases a malt that's been aging for several decades, you can expect... via JustLuxe.com
It’s surprising that more aged spirits aren’t made in the solera style. For the uninitiated, solera aging involves moving spirits from younger barrels to older barrels, bit by bit, until the liquor in the oldest barrel is bottled — the … Continue reading ?
Talisker, the Scottish whisky distillery, showcases its Talisker Storm Single Malt whisky with an interactive weather machine that mimics the turbulent weather conditions of the Isle of Skye. Give it a shot…if you dare. Read the rest of the story at: Calm before the storm: Talisker Storm Single Malt Whisky
Old Sugar Distillery in Wisconsin is home to a number of spirits (including this rum), but none is more unusual than Queen Jennie, a whiskey made of 100% Wisconsin sorghum. Sorghum isn’t made into whiskey the same way corn or … Continue reading ?
Martini Racing is set to make a return to international motorsport this weekend, with the famous logo of the Italian distillery set to appear on a Porsche 911 GT3 Cup race car competing in the Porsche Mobil 1 Supercup race preceding the Formula One Spanish Grand Prix at Barcelona’s Circuito de Catalunya. There will be two 911 GT3 Cup racers...
Many of the nearly 100 whisky distilleries in Scotland operate independently, but a large number of them are owned by major brands. Williams Grant & Sons owns a handful, as do United Spirits, Bacardi, Edrington, Morrison Bowmore and Inver House. But the l... via JustLuxe.com
Last November we took a peek inside The Noble Experiment, a rum distillery that had just opened on Meadow Street in Bushwick. Since then, TNE founder Bridget Firtle has been busy creating and bottling her rum, called Owney's, pretty much all by herself. [ more › ]
Martini Racing, the official racing brand of Italian distillery Martini & Rossi, is making a return to international motorsport together with longtime partner Porsche. In fact, Martini's first motorsport sponsorship program was for two Porsche 906 race cars that competed in various sports car formats back in 1968. Though the Martini name has...
The Huntington Library, Art Collections and Botanical Gardens has acquired a rare, intact Carleton Watkins album of the Sunny Slope farm and distillery. The album, which dates to the 1880s, includes 27 circular photographs that measure five inches in diameter on six-and-a-half-inch-square paper. Intact Watkins albums are rare, and a number of albums have been [...]
Talisker brings the climate conditions from its Scottish distillery to the English capital.
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With bourbon sales growing fast, small distillers are looking for ways to get their product to market faster. One Cleveland company has come up with a way to shrink the aging process from years to just days, while also cashing in on the craze for all things local.
It’s a banner week for bourbon distillery Maker’s Mark. Aside from heading into the bourbon-soaked Kentucky Derby weekend, the company reported a 44% jump in sales, while parent company Beam Inc. said net income rose to $114.5 million in the first quarter. Show More Summary
Photo via Shutterstock In 2009, Inhabitat reported that Helius Energy was teaming up with the Rothes consortium of whisky and scotch companies to create a biomass power plant fueled by by-products from the local distillery. This week, the whiskey-fueled
No trip to St. Croix is complete without getting up close and personal with one of its most famous exports - Rum. The Cruzan Rum Distillery has been making some of the most popular rum in the Caribbean for more than 300 years. For just $4, visitors can take a tour of the factory and see exactly how the rum is made and distributed. Show More Summary