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Punch Crazy at Holiday Spirits Bazaar

On November 19th the 6th Annual Holiday Spirits Bazaar went down at the Bowery Hotel.  The lovely Selena Writes of The Dizzy Fizz was the evenings host. 305 more words

Festivals/Events (Food & Spirits)

Macallan 12 year old Sherry Oak

Distillery: Macallan
Region: Speyside/Highland
Age: 12 years old
abv: 40%

Obtaining a license to distil legally in 1824, the Macallan distillery is located in a beautiful manor house right on the banks of the river Spey. 409 more words


Simple Bochet Mead Tasting

The Mead

This was one of the first meads I’ve made (made 3 before it). the original recipe is seen here. It is made from caramelized honey and fermented with Red Star Cote Des Blancs. 234 more words


Vanilla Hydromel Mead Tasting

The Mead

Here are the tasting notes after two additional months of bottle aging. The original recipe is Seen Here. This vanilla hydromel is made from lightly caramelized honey to and fermented dry to 7% ABV. 186 more words


Angostura Rum Tasting @ Heddon St. Kitchen, Piccadilly

Gordon Ramsey’s Heddon Street Kitchen lounges over two floors of dark wood and low lighting – and the upper floor hosts a small choice of bar seats where a range of Angostura Rums were presented for tasting in the company of UK Angostura Ambassador, Sean Duprey. 673 more words

Bars & Cocktails

On eating 23 Christmas puddings in one sitting.

If an opportunity arises I’m firmly of the belief that you should take it. Always better to say “yes” and then have to do a little panicking about how something can be achieved, than regretting not being able to participate in an exciting opportunity. 152 more words