- Distill America 2015: Our Favorite SpiritsThe spring tasting season is almost over and summer gleams ahead like a long-held promise finally coming true. In that light, we want to acknowledge some of the most exciting spirits we tried at the always fabulous (and famously growing) Distill America in Madison, WI.
- Halcyon Gin: the Velvet Covered Hammer from Washington StateBottom Line at the Top: Halcyon Gin ends up being a perfectly named gin.
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- Bluewater Organic Vodka: Washington State vs Old World ElitesBottom Line at the Top: Bluewater Vodka bills itself as a sipping vodka and that's exactly how we see it.
- AnestasiA Vodka: Not Just a Pretty BottleBottom Line at the Top: AnestasiA Vodka is more than just a pretty bottle!
- Our Take on the Bourbon ShortageThe on-again / off-again bourbon shortage precipitated by some comments from the Buffalo Trace distillery has caused quite the commotion. Most recently, the Business Insider (Shane Ferro) quoted Buffalo Trace saying "I can assure you the bourbon shortage is VERY real, not a ploy at all.
- Crown Royal Apple Whisky: Finally a Flavored Whisky We'd Buy!
- Darjeeling Gin: Hear the Gnashing of Teeth from Traditionalists
- Smirnoff Sours: Colorful New Entries in the Shock Vodka Category
- Vegas: I Love You But Stop Fiscally Sodomizing Me!
- AsomBroso Tequila: Evaluating the Whole Range
- Borducan Orange Liqueur: Italy and France Square Off