TIP OF THE DAY: The Best Irish Coffee Recipe?

[1] The Irish Coffee recipe from Tim Herlihy of Tullamore D.E.W.. [2] The traditional stemmed Irish Coffee glass (photo courtesy Barmano). [3]Irish espresso, a riff on Irish Coffee (recipe #3 below, photo courtesy Tullamore D.E.W.)   January 25th is National Irish Coffee Day, and for that occasion we received an Irish Coffee recipe created by…
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TIP OF THE DAY: Have Some Whiskey On World Whiskey Day

May 18 is World Whiskey Day. If you’re not normally a whiskey drinker, why not take a vacation from the tequila and vodka and sip a glass of: American whiskey: bourbon (at least 51% corn, red winter wheat and barley malt), corn whiskey, Tennessee whiskey (identical to bourbon except filtered through sugar maple charcoal, which…
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FATHER’S DAY GIFT IDEA: Blended Scotch Whisky

Last night we learned how to blend Scotch, courtesy of America’s best-selling Scotch brand, Dewar’s. A few decades ago, when single malt Scotch became all the rage, we became a snooty single malt drinker and hadn’t drunk a blended Scotch until now. We were missing out! Single malt versus blended Scotch is purely a matter…
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