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Cheech and Cheers


I had the opportunity to interview Cheech Marin, the actor/comedian best known as half of Cheech & Chong. He’s the brand ambassador for Tres Papalote, a …

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Blog: Mezcal Makes for Hot Food Pairings


Mezcal is ready for its moment. As customers expand their palates and drink through whiskey and tequila, they will inevitably seek new categories to explore. Makers of premium …

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Wine Spotlight: How Armand de Brignac Handcrafts Luxury Champagne


You may know Armand de Brignac champagne from its high profile in luxury culture. Poured in the music videos of Jay-Z and other hip-hop royalty, and …

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Blog: My Dinner With Rocco


Chef Rocco DiSpirito made me dinner last week. Well, he made hundreds of people dinner as part of the Celebrity Chef Dine Around on Jan. 30 …

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The Imbible Brings Back the Syllabub


Not being a fan of many old-timey holiday drinks, I wasn’t sure what to expect when the latest installment of the spirited history theatre series The …

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Jose Cuervo Celebrates the Rolling Stones in the House of Hendrix


Jose Cuervo reunited the Rolling Stones and Jimi Hendrix last week — in spirit, at least. The tequila brand launched its special edition “The Rolling Stones …

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A Toast to Pomegranate Month


November is National Pomegranate Month, if you didn’t know, though we at Cheers love working with pomegranate-flavored spirits all year round. (Spoiler alert: Pama pomegranate liqueur …

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The Friendly Folks Up North


Last week I traveled north across the border to Gimli, Manitoba, to meet the team of people behind Crown Royal Canadian Whisky. The distillery in Gimli …

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Glassblowing in Brooklyn for the #ArtofAuchentoshan


I sipped some whisky and I blew some glass (though not in that order). Guests at yesterday’s Art of Auchentoshan event at Urban Glass in Brooklyn …

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An Oktoberfest Steeped in Connecticut Craft History


Last weekend I attended Connecticut’s longest running Oktoberfest, a showcase of local breweries well established and up and coming. For 19 years, the Hamden Knights of Columbus …