Category Archives: Distilled Spirits

Whisky Live Comes to DC, With Tastings and Talks

Washingtonians will have the opportunity to sample premium single malt Scotches, bourbons, ryes and Irish whiskies as well as a chance to talk to distillers about their work when Whisky Live, the annual, internationally renowned tasting event held in dozens … Continue reading

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Want to Learn to Make a Cocktail?

Cocktail classes at barmini by José Andrés have returned.Led by Juan Coronodo, cocktail innovator and Eater‘s National Bartender of the Year,  the classes will feature unique lessons on spirits as Juan unveils  barmini’s tricks of the trade, learned in an intimate, hands-on … Continue reading

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On National Rum Day, Try the Winning Bartender Recipe

Here’s the receipe that won the 2014 US National USBG Legacy Cocktail Showcase sponsored by Bacardi–perfect for National Rum Day on Aug. 16: Guayaba Arabica 1 ½ parts BACARDÍ superior 1 part guava nectar ½ part fresh squeezed lime juice … Continue reading

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