Known for its bitters and rum-making heritage, the House of Angostura (www.angosturarum.com) - with the only rum distillery in Trinidad today - marks its 190th anniversary with the U.S. arrival of Amaro di Angostura.
February 2011 - My first visit to the Midleton Distillery in Cork, Ireland to see where Jameson is made. Read about that here.
The Facundo Rum Collection is a collection of four aged sipping rums from Bacardi. The Facundo Rum Collection is a tribute to Bacardi founder Don Facundo Bacardi Masso.
Glenmorangie launches Pride 1978.
In previous posts, I took a look at how Anchor Distilling developed and makes their rye whiskeys and gins. Now we'll look at their genever, which is a whiskey-gin hybrid of sorts, as well as White Christmas, a white whiskey distilled from Anchor's Christmas Ale.
Within a week of each other, two new books about moonshine landed in my mailbox. Let's have a look.
Bowmore introduces its latest expression – Small Batch, which is matured in first and second-fill ex-bourbon casks. It is bottled without an age statement.
I flew to Saronno Italy and then Marsala, Sicily last week for two days of education and a cocktail or two with Disaronno. These were my two favorite drinks of the week.