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Anthony Bourdain Says Donald Trump's Well-Done Steak Order "Hurts Me"

This week I sat down with Anthony Bourdain to discuss Unicorn Frappuccinos, Donald Trump’s steak eating habits and the American Craft Council Rare Craft Awards which he served as lead juror for. 8 more words

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Balvenie Caribbean Cask Single Malt Scotch 14yr: Jazz In A Glass

This post originally appeared in The Pour Fool’s seattlepi.com edition, in July of 2011. In searching this Whiskey, last week, I realized it was not on this site… 1,377 more words


The Balvenie Tasting @ Essex

We know it’s short notice but if you love Scotch Whisky and good food, clear your calendar for this Wednesday, March 1st! Our wonderful friend and Balvenie Brand Ambassador, Jonathan Wingo will be in town and we’re drinking all the whisky and eating all the foods. 9 more words


William Grant & Sons UK Appoints Alwynne Gwilt As The Balvenie UK Ambassador

Independent family distillers, William Grant & Sons UK has today confirmed that whisky specialist, Alwynne Gwilt will take on the role of UK ambassador for The Balvenie Single Malt Scotch whisky, as of January 2017. 260 more words


That time I was naked in a hotel dining room

The water of life runs through my blood, keeping the arteries clear and promising a lifespan of 100+ years… or at least that’s what some studies say that I choose to read and accept as gospel because I want them to be true.   1,007 more words


Review: Balvenie 14yo Caribbean Cask

The next Balvenie on the table is an interesting one as it’s finished in a rum cask:

  • 14yo Caribbean Cask (43%)

Caribbean Cask has been matured in traditional oak whisky casks for 14 years, and then ‘finished’ in casks that previously held Caribbean rum.

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Review: Balvenie 15yo Single Barrel Sherry Cask

The next Balvenie on the table is newer 15yo offering:

  • 15yo Single Barrel Sherry Cask (47.8%), cask no. 751

My review is based on a sample I got so the scoring will not be set in stone and I will give it a range. 161 more words