Wine, Spirits & Beer

June 27, 2018
Aperitif or Digestif?

Every now and then you might find yourself leafing through a fancy leather-bound drinks menu that has sections for “aperitifs” and “digestifs” full of strange names you may have never…

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March 22, 2018
Know your liquors: Tequila vs. Mezcal

Many Americans enjoy margaritas, and on the inexpensive end of the scale, tequilas and mezcals are interchangeable for mixing into these Jimmy Buffet-preferred concoctions.  But Gents are interested in quality…

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October 20, 2016
Drink like a Gent: knowing the difference between whiskey, bourbon, and rye

The United States is currently experiencing a boom in terms of carefully crafted spirits.  Both beer and spirits see an upward trend of proprietors fanatically devoted to making a quality…

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April 16, 2016
The Cider Movement

Beer and wine have long been the two main players in the craft alcoholic drink game. But as of late in the United States, we have seen a surge in hard…

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September 10, 2015
The sugar in your wine

There’s been a lot of buzz lately about how sugar is bad for you and is present in a lot of the foods you eat on a daily basis, including…

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April 17, 2014
Scotch Regions: A Gent’s Guide

We covered the basics of scotch versus whiskey in an earlier post, but there is still a wealth of ground to be covered in pursuit of finding the perfect scotch…

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April 8, 2014
The Single Malt: A Gent’s Primer

People have written entire books about scotch—often, therein, crowning it the ultimate in gentlemen’s drinks. For those whose reading lists might not revolve around malted barley, however, here’s a quick…

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October 15, 2012
The three Best US Cities to Visit for Beer Lovers

With microbreweries popping up on practically every corner there are so many amazing options for beer lovers traveling the US. Here are 3 cities every beer lover should visit at…

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