DANIEL MARSHALL UNVEILS INNOVATIVE WHISKY TASTING CIGAR FOR GLENFIDDICH

One-of-a-kind three-tier cigar blended to pair with three Glenfiddich Whisky flights Los Angeles, Calif. (January 15, 2016) – Cigars at No. Ten, one of the finest cigar venues in London was the site of the unveiling of Daniel Marshall’s newest creation: a special three-tier cigar designed to pair with three flights of Glenfiddich Single Malt Whiskies. Marshall partnered with master blenders and cigar creators Manuel Quesada and Nestor Plasencia to develop the special cigar featuring three different blends of tobacco in each cigar. “I am absolutely honored to have been…

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Health Benefits of Drinking Whiskey

  Whiskey is one of the most popular alcoholic beverages in the world, thanks to its distinct flavors and the fact that it’s the least likely to give you a hangover. Add to that the fact that whiskey also holds several medicinal properties, and you’ve got yourself an obvious success story. Please remember that whiskey is alcoholic, so drink it responsibly and as always – in moderation.   A Brief History The first confirmed accounts of whisky distillation are from the early 15th century, when the Irish and Scottish distilled it, calling it “Aqua…

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Woodford Reserve-Ideal Pairing for Relaxing Evening by the Fire

Woodford Reserve is a small batch bourbon produced in a distillery originally built by Elijah Pepper in Versailles, Kentucky in 1812, and it is one of the oldest of nine distilleries currently operating in Kentucky. In 1878 the distillery was purchased by Leopold Labrot and James Graham who, except during prohibition, operated it until 1941. Because of strict war-time restrictions, Labrot and Graham went bankrupt and the distillery was sold to the Brown-Forman Company of Louisville, KY, the owners of Jack Daniels and Old Forester brands. Woodford Reserve bourbon is…

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Which Whiskey Pairs Best with a Cigar?

Most cigar smokers enjoy a libation to accompany their cigar. Whether it be spending quality time alone reflecting on life or socializing among friends during a backyard herf, we all appreciate an enjoyable experience. However, every drink doesn’t pair well with every cigar and choosing the wrong pairing will leave a negative impression in your mind and on your palate. The individual palate is an interesting decipher when choosing the correct pairing. Below is a list of the five most popular cigar pairing whiskies enjoyed by cigar enthusiasts.    …

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Top 10 single-malt scotch whiskies

 Fox News Reported: Scotch drinkers like to keep things simple. Sure, you can make a fantastic Scotch cocktail, but most Scotch drinkers want to enjoy the smoky flavor unadorned except perhaps for ice, water or a splash of soda. Instead of trying to find the best mixers, Scotch drinkers are trying to find the top distilleries in Scottish towns from the Highlands to the Lowlands that produce the best Single Malt Scotch. Whether we call it Top 10 Scotch or Top 10 Scotches or Top 10 Scotch Whiskeys or Top…

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Scotch vs. Whiskey – What’s the difference

              I have been asked this same question a million times in my life, “What is the difference between Scotch and Whiskey?” The answer is often over analyzed and made extremely complicated for no apparent reason. Here is the simple run down on an age-old question. Whiskey, also spelled Whisky, is a broad category that houses such spirits as Scotch, bourbon, Irish Whiskey, Tennessee Whiskey, Rye, etc. Scotch is simply a type of Whisky as is bourbon, Irish Whiskey, Jack Daniels and on and on we can go. Therefore, all…

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