Amsterdam bar Flying Dutchmen Cocktails has launched its latest menu, which aims to teach imbibers about the evolution of classic cocktails. The bar, which was opened by Amsterdam Cocktail Week founders Tess Posthumus and Timo Janse, aims to educate bartenders, hospitality experts and consumers about classic cocktails. Posthumus said: “This menu explores different ‘evolution’ paths of cocktails, showing our Dutch guests, who often don’t know a lot about cocktails yet, what the classic drinks are
Hybrid wine and gin drinks brand Gin King, which is based in the UK county of Surrey, has secured a £90,000 (US$112,000) export deal with a US wine merchant. The brand has entered into an agreement with merchant and importer Plume Ridge, which will see its lower-alcohol products stocked in around 350 Cost Plus World Market stores across the US. The move will increase the brand’s annual turnover by 10% to £1 million (US$1.24m) by

2019 Emmy Awards Party Wine Pairings

Posted by Mike Time on September 18, 2019
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Napa Valley winery Sterling Vineyards celebrates its fourth year as the Official Wine Sponsor of the 71st Emmy Awards Season. On televsion’s biggest night—the Primetime Emmy Awards on Sunday Sept. 22—Sterling will serve nominees and guests a selection of classic Napa Valley wines, including luxury tier 2015 Sterling Vineyards Platinum Cabernet Sauvignon and ultra-limited flagship 2015 Sterling Vineyards Iridium Cabernet Sauvignon. At the Governors Ball—the official Emmy after party—guests are expected to sip, toast and enjoy more than 1,500 bottles of wine with 30,000 small plates of

Tiramisu

Posted by Mike Time on September 18, 2019
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Category: Drink Recipes, Featured Drink, Liqueur Drinks
¾ oz. Mr. Black cold brew coffee liqueur¾ oz. Marsala wine½ oz. White creme de cacao1 ½ oz. Cold espresso 1 tsp. Mascarpone cheese2 dashes Chocolate bitters 1 dash Simple syrup Combine ingredients and shake. Strain into coupe glass and garnish with shaved chocolate. The mixologists at Dante in New York created this recipe. Go to Source Author: Melissa Dowling {authorlink}

Buffalo Trace Announces 2019 Antique Collection

Posted by Mike Time on September 18, 2019
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Category: In the News
It’s fall season and that means time for the 2019 Buffalo Trace Antique Collection of bourbon and rye whiskey. This much-anticipated collection will once again feature five limited-release whiskeys of various ages, recipes and proofs. These are among the highest-ranked, most-awarded whiskeys in the world every year. The 2019 Buffalo Trace Antique Collection includes: George T. Stagg This year’s bourbon comes in at a lower proof of 116.9, the lowest in the whiskey’s history. For the