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Whisky: The Manual by Dave Broom

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Dave Broom’s new book is about how to drink whisky, drawing on 500-plus years of history to expand the possibilities beyond drinking it straight, to include mixers both traditional and unexpected. [...]

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Touring the Cocktail: Los Angeles Series Launches at Dominick’s

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On Monday, April 7, 2014, the Museum of the American Cocktail (MOTAC) presents “A History of Gin in Five Cocktails,” the first lecture of the Touring the Cocktail: Los Angeles series. [...]

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Tasting The Dalmore Selected by Daniel Boulud

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Interview with Chef Daniel Boulud about his bespoke single malt Scotch whisky from The Dalmore, now available in limited release at select retailers in the U.S. [...]

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Four Roses Bourbon Magic City Cocktail Competition

Eveleigh’s own Kiowa Bryan will represent Southern California in the finals of the Four Roses Bourbon Magic City Cocktail Competition. [...]

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2013 Tales of the Cocktail Spirited Awards Finalists Announced

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The Top Four Finalists have been announced for the 7th Annual Spirited Awards, taking place on Saturday, July 20, 2013 at the 11th annual Tales of the Cocktail in New Orleans. [...]

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Aviation Gin “Show Us Your Cocktail Art” Facebook Photo Contest

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On Wednesday, May 22, Aviation American Gin launches its first official Facebook photo contest, “Show Us Your Cocktail Art.” [...]

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Highland Park Valhalla Collection: Loki

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In March, Highland Park unveiled Loki, the second release in the Valhalla Collection of four limited edition single malt whiskies. [...]

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All Roads Lead to Los Angeles

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An influx of bartenders, brand ambassadors and bar owners is helping to accelerate LA’s growth as a world class cocktail city and industry hub. [...]

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Call for Entries: Viva Sangrita!! Viva Tequila Ocho!! Numero Tres

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Entries are now being accepted for the third edition of Viva Sangrita!! Viva Tequila Ocho!!, the annual nationwide competition that challenges bartenders to create “original, thought and palate-provoking” sangritas to pair with one of Tequila Ocho’s current releases. [...]

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Encanto Pisco Launches Second Annual Search for the Distiller’s Apprentice

Duggan McDonnell & Lindsay Nader

The award-winning Campo de Encanto Pisco has launched its Second Annual Search for the Distiller’s Apprentice. From March 16-24, 2013, the chosen bartenders will travel to Pisco, Peru and be fully immersed in the production of Encanto Pisco. [...]

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