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  • Winners Of The Auchentoshan Switch Bartender Challenge Ready To Pack Their Bags

    Winners Of The Auchentoshan Switch Bartender Challenge Ready To Pack Their Bags

    The Auchentoshan Switch: two bartenders in the US and the UK will swap positions for two weeks to work in one of New York City’s and London’s most distinguished bars, the award winning 69 Colebrooke Row and Apotheke. The Switch will take place in early 2012.

  • Stop The Panic! Old Rip Van Winkle Distillery Is Shipping More Product Next Week

    Stop The Panic! Old Rip Van Winkle Distillery Is Shipping More Product Next Week

    If your local bartender is a bit short on Van Winkle whiskies, don’t worry any more. The Old Rip Van Winkle Distillery  promises more will be […]

  • “Mahaloween” Oct 31 (Lani Kai NYC)

    “Mahaloween” Oct 31 (Lani Kai NYC)

    Tiki-Inspired Mahaloween at Lani Kai This October 31st at Soho cocktail haven Lani Kai is hosting its first ever “Mahaloween,” From 6pm to close, Guest […]

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  • New On The Market: Johnnie Walker Double Black (Video)

    New On The Market: Johnnie Walker Double Black (Video)

    Johnnie Walker Double Black is the newest addition to the Johnnie Walker brand. It was only available in global duty-free shops, a common move among whisky companies for distribution of rare and limited releases, the Double Black evidently sold well enough to justify a world wide release, and launched across the United States this October.

  • Milla Jovovich Star of 2012 Campari Calendar -Video-

    Milla Jovovich Star of 2012 Campari Calendar -Video-

    It ain’t a Negroni if it doesn’t have Campari. Like I mentioned yesterday it seems as if “The Negroni” has hired a very crafty PR […]

  • Where To Drink Friday Night? (The Writers Room-L.A.)

    Where To Drink Friday Night? (The Writers Room-L.A.)

    The Writer’s Room, open usually for private events for industry names has finally after months debuted to the public. Tucked between Supperclub at the Vogue Theater and Musso & Frank (the oldest restaurant in Hollywood) the entrance is discreetly located into the alley behind this famous Hollywood restaurant. Read More

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  • Andres Aleman Show How To Make A Negroni

    Andres Aleman Show How To Make A Negroni

    By far this classic Italian cocktail has been the libation of the year. Every mayor booze event (The Manhattan Cocktail Classic, Tales Of The Cocktail) […]

  • New Bar Opening-Slightly Oliver (NYC)- November 3

    New Bar Opening-Slightly Oliver (NYC)- November 3

    Slightly Oliver, a cocktail-themed gastropub located at 511 Amsterdam Avenue on Manhattan’s Upper West Side., opens on November 3. The place blends the food talent of Chefs Luis Ulloa (Tolani) and Jason Hicks (Jones Wood Foundry) with the cocktails of Albert Trummer and Orson Salicetti (Apotheke and Theater Bar). -Read More

  • PDT Cocktail Book Available November 1

    PDT Cocktail Book Available November 1

    The bar, whose name is short for Please Don’t Tell (opened in 2007), is located through a secret door within East Village hot dog stand Crif Dogs in New York City. Managing partner and award winner barkeep Jim Meehan is releasing on Nov 1 a cocktail book based on…Read More

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  • Babička Vodka: First Brewed by Witches

    Babička Vodka: First Brewed by Witches

    Babička Vodka, positioned as the world’s first wormwood vodka. Originating from Prostejov in the Moravian region of the Czech Republic, Babička is a wormwood-infused vodka said to replicate a 500-year-old Czech witches’ recipe. Read More….