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Banane a l'Ouest

Sometimes, when you are trying or not trying to come up with a drink idea, you end up with something that you subconsciously realize is shit, but really you do like since your taste buds have become a bunch of bloody hipsters over the years. 255 more words


New Release! by B.lo Nardini Grappa

You just haven’t tried the right one yet.

In the UK, you can expect any conversation about grappa goes the way of “I had a bad experience”. 424 more words

Bars & Cocktails

Frozen Grapes, Chocolate & Grappa


  • 1 bottle grappa , chilled
  • 2-3 bunches frozen grapes
  • a few bars good-quality dark chocolate (70% cocoa solids)


  1. If you’re having a nice night with mates and there’s good wine and some conversation happening then I think this is a lovely thing to bring out a few hours after dinner.
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93 pts #Grappa review: #Sibona Reserva Grappa Botti Da Madeira available @LCBO March 17

Ottawa, ON

February 2018

Matt’s review: Sibona Distillery’s Madeira barrel-aged Reserve Grappa is a beautiful amber colour thanks to the time it spent in sweet Madeira barrels picking up not only colour but flavour and subtle texture complexity too. 109 more words


Nardini Raises The Bar For Grappa

Nardini, Italy’s oldest distillery, is launching an ultra-premium grappa range aimed at setting a new quality threshold for the country’s national spirit. Called ‘Selezione Bortolo Nardini’ in honour of the distiller who founded the family-owned brand in 1779, the new line includes an elegant ‘Bianca Extrafina’ and ‘Le Ramate’ – three extraordinary barrel-aged Riserva products. 913 more words


How Wine Writers Have Fun at Work

Are we having fun yet? We should be, since it’s Fun at Work Day. Let’s get this party started!

Actually, my good time started earlier this week, when I reached 2,000 Instagram followers! 421 more words

The Poisoned Earl (Recipe)

this is maybe the only one i actually have a photo of, because i made it up well after i had stopped working at a bar and actually bothered to take the time to pose it. 71 more words