Clase Moka Cocktail

1 oz. Clase Azul añejo tequila 1/2 oz. Pernod 2 oz. 24-hour cold-brewed coffee Abuelita chocolate shavings Orange zest Agave honey Mix tequila, Pernod and cold-brewed coffee and pour over ice in a traditional coffee mug. Sweeten the drink with a dash of agave honey and top with Abuelita chocolate shavings and orange zest. Garnish with a traditional sugar churro if available. The mixologists at the luxury hotel Rosewood San Miguel de Allende in central Mexico created…

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Legalised cannabis should be ‘regulated just like alcohol’

US trade body the Distilled Spirits Council is urging state officials to follow its new marijuana policy principles if they choose to legalise the drug. The Distilled Spirits Council took part in a panel examining marijuana legalisation and retaliatory tariffs placed on US spirits at the 2018 National Conference of State Liquor Administrators (NCLSA) Central/Western Regional Conference, held in Pasadena, California from 28-30 October. Earlier this month, Canada become the second nation to legalise recreational…

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Golf champion and Loch Lomond create 19yo whisky

Loch Lomond, the official spirit of The Open golf championship, has partnered with 2011 victor Darren Clarke to create a 19-year-old single malt whisky. Clarke – who lifted the Claret Jug at Royal St George’s after winning The Open in 2011 – is the latest professional golfer to partner with Loch Lomond, following in the footsteps of Colin Montgomerie, Paul Lawrie and Cristie Kerr. He will work with Loch Lomond Whiskies’ master blender, Michael Henry,…

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