Dos Equis Goes With Pepper Eating Contest For Cinco De Mayo

As you may recall last year, Dos Equis retired the actor [Jonathan Goldsmith] playing “The Most Interesting Man in the World” and replaced him with Augustin Legrand, so this is Legrand’s first Cinco de Mayo effort – a pepper-eating entry requirement for his Cinco de Mayo party…

Ferrand Doubles Down On Cognac Casks

Pierre Ferrand Cognac has released their Reserve Double Cask Cognac – their first to be aged in two distinct casks – first, French oak Cognac casks, and secondly, in casks that once held Banyuls, a fortified wine produced in the South of France. Reserve Double Cask has been matured seven to 10 years in small […]

WhiskyCritic’s Pacific Northwest Bourbon And Whisky-A-Thon

WhiskyCritic recently had the opportunity to sample a few of the bourbons and whiskies emanating from the Pacific Northwest section of the United States and while the bourbons/whiskies present did not represent the full swath of those available in the region, there were enough to get a good, ahem, “taste” of what might be in […]

Corona Gets Ready For Summer

Are you ready for summer? Corona is – and they think you are too – which is why they have released their first-ever limited-edition “Summer Beach” can for Corona Extra. Corona is the top imported beer in the USA, with the “Summer Beach” Corona Extra can is targeted at millennials. “Summer Beach” Corona Extra will […]

The Macallan Mixes Photography With Whisky

Your wife interested in photographs? [He asked him knowingly] Well then, The Macallan has revealed their sixth release of their Masters of Photography series, in a collaboration with artist Steven Klein, exploring the theme of time, where each whisky bottle captures a moment in time. Klein captures his moment in time and then creates a […]

Chivas Regal 18 Limited Edition Coming In May

If you are traveling and the urgent desire to purchase some Chivas Regal blended whiskey suddenly overwhelms you, then we have some good news – especially if you plan on being in Dubai or London next month – Chivas Regal is introducing their Chivas Regal 18 Ultimate Cask Collection First Fill French Oak Finish to […]

Jack’s Scrumpy In A Box

How long has it been since you uttered the phrase – “when are they going to put scrumpy in a box?” Last week? Two minutes ago, never? Well, no matter when it was – if ever – Lyme Bay has successfully trapped scrumpy and put it in a three-liter bag-in-box and called it Jack Ratt. […]

Johnnie Walker Will Unveil Blue Label Capsule Series

Fresh off re-branding their Platinum Label as a number [18, in this case], Johnnie Walker is now making a design change to their Blue Label line – revealing the Johnnie Walker Blue Label Capsule Series. The limited edition Johnnie Walker Blue Label Capsule Series will be encased by a copper [a nod to, you know, […]