Tag: alcohol

Zacapa XO: Delicious, Sure

Zacapa XO Rum

Zacapa XO rum is good. Very good. But I’m not sure I’ll ever have occasion to drink it again. Premium quality, it seems, merits premium pricing. Go figure.

The Curious Case of Don Julio 70

Don Julio 70 review

A review of Don Julio 70, created in honor of the 70th anniversary of the year that Don Julio González himself began making tequila. It’s presented as something of a “best of both worlds” tequila, merging characteristics of blanco and anejo all in one through a special filtering.

Whiskypedia: A Spirited Sort of Education

whisky-book

‘Whiskypedia’ by Charles MacLean is kind of like being back at the candy store when you were a kid and had no money. The full-color interior has glossy pages rife with pics of cool bottles, plus histories, of 134 Scotch whisky makers, and oh boy it makes you thirsty for them.