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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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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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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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The Art of the Bottle: Campari and The Macallan Limited Editions

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For imbibers with an eye for art, history and design, as well as anyone who loves to acquire limited editions and collectibles, it’s the season for hunting down unique bottles and digging into deep pockets. [...]

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January 24: The Glenrothes Tasting at Basement Tavern

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On Tuesday, January 24th, Liquor.com and the Los Angeles Times are presenting an exclusive tasting of The Glenrothes, taking place in the Basement Tavern’s Attic Bar. [...]

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A Night of Distinctive Cocktails with The Black Grouse

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The Black Grouse celebrated its Los Angeles debut at Harvard & Stone, an event that kicked off the Distinctive Bartenders Tour and featured cocktails by Lindsay Nader, Jason Bran and Joseph Brooke. [...]

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Nonstop to Tokyo: A Tales of the Cocktail Journey with Hidetsugu Ueno

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There were certainly bigger and more spectacular events to come in the days ahead, but Nonstop to Tokyo was easily my favorite event at Tales of the Cocktail. [...]

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Call for Entries: Two Bartenders will Make the Auchentoshan Switch and Cross the Atlantic for Two Weeks

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Auchentoshan Lowland Single Malt Scotch Whisky is taking the guest bartender concept to another level with the Auchentoshan Switch, a unique competition that will give two bartenders (one from the US and the other from the UK) the chance to switch countries and get behind the stick in a top bar on the other side of the Pond. [...]

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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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Raising Funds for Veterans with a Few of Our Favorite Things: Cars, Bars & Cigars

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Today is Memorial Day, a perfect time to introduce Akilah Kamaria, a former Marine with a passion for spirits and cigars, and a commitment to raising funds for veterans. [...]

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