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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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All the Booze That’s Fit to Print: The Best Cocktail Books of 2013

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Whether you’re a cocktail newbie or a veteran drink slinger, you’re sure to find something of interest in this list of the best cocktail books of 2013. [...]

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Parker Beam Promise of Hope ALS Fundraiser at Seven Grand

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On Sunday, Nov. 10, the Parker Beam Promise of Hope ALS Fundraiser is taking place at Seven Grand in downtown LA, from 12pm to 4pm. [...]

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Fall Cocktails and New Sunday Brunch at Wood & Vine

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From its location in the historic Taft Building, Wood & Vine has quietly built a loyal following that enjoys the moderately-priced shared plates, craft cocktails, and locally-sourced wines and beers. [...]

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September 29: K&L Presents Buffalo Trace Distillery Tasting at Wood & Vine

On Thursday, September 29th, K&L Wine Merchants presents a special tasting event, featuring the whiskies of the Buffalo Trace Distillery. The Buffalo Trace tasting will take place at Wood & Vine, located on Hollywood Blvd. in the historic Taft Building. [...]

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On the Trail of LA’s Bourbon Cocktails

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September is National Bourbon Heritage Month, and Angelenos can vicariously join in the festivities by enjoying Kentucky’s finest in cocktails all over town. Our round-up begins in Marina del Rey, heads east into downtown, and ends in Pasadena. [...]

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Sponsored Giveaway: Jacob Bromwell Classic Tin Cup

“Artisan” and “handcrafted” are words that get tossed around a lot these days, but at Jacob Bromwell they’ve been part of the company tradition for over 190 years. Jacob Bromwell was founded in 1819 with a mission to manufacture authentic campfire, kitchen, and fireplace products for “explorers, adventurers, homemakers, and traditionalists everywhere.” [...]

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Seven Grand Debuts Its First Ever All-New Seasonal Cocktail Menu

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Seven Grand debuts its 2011 Spring-Summer cocktail menu, its first all-new seasonal drink list since the acclaimed whiskey bar opened in 2007. [...]

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Spirit Journal Hall of Fame Inductees Announced, George T. Stagg Named Top Spirit in the World

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F. Paul Pacult and Sue Woodley have named five inductees to the Spirit Journal Hall of Fame, and selected George T. Stagg as the Top Spirit in the World. [...]

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May 28: K&L Presents Heaven Hill Distilleries Tasting at Wood & Vine

Parker's Heritage 27 Year Old Small Batch Bourbon

On Saturday, May 28th, K&L Wine Merchants presents a special tasting event, featuring the whiskies of Heaven Hill Distilleries. Andie Brokaw will lead guests through a tasting of legendary Master Distiller Parker Beam’s acclaimed whiskies, including the Parker’s Heritage 27 Year Old Small Batch Bourbon and the Rittenhouse Very Rare 25 Year Old Straight Rye Whiskey. [...]

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