Reveal #14

Reveal #14

Reveal #14 | reveal This one was a wild ride that really expresses the whole range of Grandma’s dusty bottles. It’s got half empty plastic bottles, beautiful figurine style miniatures, things that aren’t even tiny bottles, and something labeled...
Bottle #65: Drambuie

Bottle #65: Drambuie

Bottle #65: Drambuie Bottle #65 is Drambuie, and it was a bottle that I was really excited to see in Reveal #12, because I have a full-size vintage bottle of it just waiting to be compared! It’s also just a really tasty liqueur with a great backstory. Read the rest of...
Bottle #64: Café Noir

Bottle #64: Café Noir

Bottle #64: Café Noir Bottle #64 is Café Noir, a coffee liqueur. Clearly created before the internet era, because let me tell you, “Café Noir” is a completely useless name to type into a search engine. Read the rest of the story Which is say, it was pretty tricky to...
Tasting Video #20

Tasting Video #20

Tasting Video #20 | liqueur tasting When it comes to Google searches, Bottle #26: Boggs Cranberry Liqueur is one of the bottles on my website that gets the most hits. And it’s because people who liked Boggs Cranberry Liqueur when it first came out LOVE the...
Bottle #63: Jonkanoo

Bottle #63: Jonkanoo

Bottle #63: Jonkanoo Bottle #63 is Jonkanoo, a coconut rum liqueur from Rieder Distilling in Grimsby, Ontario, Canada. I’ve already told the story of Rieder Distilling in a joint episode about two of their other products, bottles #22 and #23. Read the rest of the...
Bottle #62: Roncoco

Bottle #62: Roncoco

Bottle #62: Roncoco Bottle #62 is Roncoco, a coconut liqueur based on white rum, bottled in Lake Alfred, Florida, under the authority of Ron Matusalem of San Juan, Puerto Rico. As a rum fan, I was already aware of the Ron Matusalem name, although these days it is made...
Bottle #61: Taylor Fladgate 1982 LBV Port

Bottle #61: Taylor Fladgate 1982 LBV Port

Bottle #61: Taylor Fladgate 1982 LBV Port Ah Port! There’s nothing so elegant as relaxing by the fire after dinner with some chocolate – or a cigar, if that’s your thing – and a glass of deep ruby red liquid. While there are tawny Ports and even white Ports, the deep...
Reveal Video #13

Reveal Video #13

Reveal Video #13 | reveal Some people think the number 13 is unlucky, but Reveal #13 was the exact opposite! This pick was filled with bottles that I’m excited to research, write about, and eventually taste! Watch as I pick a few more bottles from...
Tasting Video #19

Tasting Video #19

Tasting Video #19 | brandy tasting whiskey This tasting video was such a delight! My guest was Jennifer Querbes from Brandy Sainte Louise. We were both blown away at how similar my tiny old bottle of DeValcourt 10 Year Old French Brandy tasted to the brandy...