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Another vodka. Another rum. Another bourbon. Yet another vodka. Things can get monotonous in the spirit world, as there are so many different brands, but so few types of base spirits. Every once in a while a VeeV comes...
When it comes to liqueurs, there hasn’t been much on the market that is comparable to Germany’s Jägermeister — and no, it's not from New York. Their Dutch neighbors to the west have created a liqueur to rival the popular...
While many fruits are enjoyed fresh and raw, blackcurrants typically are dried like raisins and used in pastries such as mince pies. As a sweet syrup, blackcurrant adds a twist to many common drinks, from Coca-Cola to hard cider. We...
We love the taste of ginger in our Chinese food, and often buy fresh ginger root for stir-frying at home. But when it comes to ginger in beverages, we've met every sip of a ginger-flavored martini, margarita or other cocktail...
Hordes of international college students descend on Prague every year on a mission to chase the green fairy. But while the absinthe served in this city is particularly potent (and much tastier than many U.S. imports), the true must-try...
Reviews & Cocktails Recipes As liqueurs become bigger stars of the mixed-drink world, more varieties are popping up. Flavored with fruit, herbs, nuts, spices, flowers or cream, these cocktail counterparts can more than take center stage in your drinks. Amarula Cream...
As fans of sweet German liqueurs and good ole American Kentucky bourbon, we were excited to try Bärenjäger Honey Liqueur, a savvy-sounding marriage of the two. This spirit whose name intriguingly translates to "bear hunter" dates back to the 15th...
We forgive you if you're not familiar with the fruit of the marula tree. We didn't know anything about this yellow berry either until we tried Amarula Cream, a South African cream liqueur that strikes us as an exotic...
When it's time for a great cocktail at your local bars or restaurants, the bartenders do all the work. But when it's time to entertain guests at home, you just may need to become your own domestic mixologist. To help...
Best Wines for Father's Day On Father’s Day, tempt Dad's palate with a bottle of fine wine, whether he prefers rich reds, refreshing whites or crisp rosés. To honor fathers everywhere, many of our selections come from family estates where...