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The 5 Best Whiskey Bars in NYC

From an all-Americana spirits spot in South Williamsburg to a TriBeCa lounge with an impeccable list of brandy and cognac, these are our favorite places to sip the sauce in NYC.…

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Miller Wants You to Drink Beer Instead of Bourbon

Though it was way back in 1994 that Goose Island released its trailblazing Bourbon County Stout, it's only more recently that the barrel-aging trend has exploded in the craft-beer market. Now, it …

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The French Drink More Whiskey Than Americans Do

It is extremely embarrassing that America ranks No. 3 in terms of per capita whiskey consumption, as illustrated by the chart above. And who takes the No. 1 spot on the whiskey drinking scale?…

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10 Things You Might Not Know About Pappy Van Winkle

Find out what makes this bourbon—which routinely fetches hundreds and even thousands of dollars on the secondary market—one of the most sought-after spirits in America.…

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Vik’s Picks: Evening Edition

Video: Varnish bartender Eric Alperin on how hospitality defeated pretentiousness. [via LA Weekly]  How to make a drink "enhanced with hickory smoke." All you need is a twig and a standard…