Bottle #49: Ouzo by Metaxa

Bottle #49: Ouzo by Metaxa

Bottle #49: Ouzo by Metaxa Bottle #49 is Ouzo by Metaxa, and this tiny bottle has definitely seen better days. The label is super dirty and falling off. Along the way someone taped it back on, but crookedly. Poor little bottle! Read the rest of the story I wrote all...
Bottle #48: Noblesse Canadian Whisky

Bottle #48: Noblesse Canadian Whisky

Bottle #48: Noblesse Canadian Whisky It’s rare that I can know exactly when a tiny bottle comes from. This is one of those occasions! Bottle #48 is Noblesse Canadian Whisky. According to its “bottled in bond” tax strip, it was manufactured in 1965. And since the label...
Tasting Video #14

Tasting Video #14

Tasting Video #14 | liqueur tasting Tony Jimenez is back! He was so great I had to taste two bottles with him. Tony loves all things cherry. But will he love Bottle #47: Polmos Wisniak,  a 40-year old cherry liqueur? We find out. Prefer to read than watch? Check out...
Bottle #47: Polmos Wisniak

Bottle #47: Polmos Wisniak

Bottle #47: Polmos Wisniak After recruiting a native Polish speaker to help me figure out the backstory of bottle #39, Wawel honey wine, I was a little worried about starting to research Bottle #47: Polmos Wisniak. But it was actually one of the easiest bottles I’ve...
Tasting Video #13

Tasting Video #13

Tasting Video #13 | liqueur “Give me something weird and interesting” said Tony. Tony… have I got a bottle for you. Did Bottle #46 – Mandalay fail because it was on the wrong shelf at the liquor store, as the marketing director thought? Or did...
Bottle #46: Mandalay

Bottle #46: Mandalay

Bottle #46: Mandalay In 1979 Gilbey’s of Canada was looking for their next product. To move things along, they hired a product development company called Product Initiatives (PI for short). This was a strategy that had paid off brilliantly for their parent company,...
Bottle #45: Myers’s Original Rum Cream

Bottle #45: Myers’s Original Rum Cream

Bottle #45: Myers’s Original Rum Cream Somewhere in the collection I’m sure there will be a bottle of now-undrinkable Bailey’s Irish Cream. But its presence is already being felt. As I talked about in Bottle #38, Godet white chocolate liqueur, Bailey’s success...
Reveal Video #10

Reveal Video #10

Reveal Video #10 It’s another unboxing video, and another round of “huh, I really did NOT expect Grandma to have that!” I should probably stop trying to even imagine what all might be in there! But this was a really fun bottle pick, with lots of...