Tag: champagne

The Cheat Sheet: The Professor’s Guide to the Best Cocktail and Spirits Links

 Some good stuff on tap this week. Enjoy! In the Washington Post, Jason Wilson shows a little love to white (bianco) vermouth. (This is a different animal from dry vermouth.) Also in the Post, a Q&A with Kentucky Congressman John Yarmuth (head of the Congressional Bourbon Caucus) about bourbon and taxes. Who knew there was a … Read more

The Cheat Sheet: The Professor’s Guide to the Best Cocktail and Spirits Links

Hopefully you're recovered from Valentine's Day. Here is some recommended reading to get you through the rest of the week. Derek Brown confesses that, according to the CDC, he's a binge drinker. But when he explains what he means, you might see the term a little differently. Katie Nelson (The Columbia Room) discusses how to … Read more

The Cheat Sheet: The Professor’s Guide to the Best Cocktail and Spirits Links

Some fun stuff for your reading pleasure this week.  In the Washington Post, Jason Wilson discusses "How cocktails happen." In the San Francisco Chronicle, the great Gary Regan recommends a cocktail for Valentine's Day: A Rogue's Romance. Sounds delicious! Jim Meehan, from NYC's PDT cocktail bar, is the hot bartender of the moment. (And for good … Read more

The Cheat Sheet: The Professor’s Guide to the Best Cocktail and Spirits Links

Posting will probably be light this week, so here are some things worth reading that will keep you busy in the meantime.  Liquor.com offers up a list of the things they're looking forward to in 2012. The one on their list that's most interesting to me: Pierre Ferrand is introducing a classic cognac-based orange liqueur, Dry … Read more

The Cheat Sheet: The Professor’s Guide to the Best Cocktail and Spirits Links

Mrs. Professor was out of town last week, so I had to take care of the Little Professors by myself. Thus the lack of posts. Here are some links to catch you up: Derek Brown (of DC's The Passenger and Columbia Room) offers up his picks for the best places to drink in Washington. On … Read more

Wednesday Link-O-Rama

You've waited all week — now it's time to crack one open. A juicy collection of links, that is. Unless you'd like a drink. You can have one of those, too. A nice, straightforward piece on gin from Bloomberg News. If you're not that familiar with gin, this is recommended. Maggie Hoffman, Drinks Editor for Serious Eats, … Read more