Chilled Magazine – The Best New Spirit Releases From August 2019

Chilled Magazine – The Best New Spirit Releases From August 2019

As summer comes to a close and we look to the fall season, we have to remember that beautiful weather and warming flavors are on the horizon. For this month’s new releases, some great whiskies have hit the market just in time for leaf peeping, along with two excellent...
Forbes – A New Gin Designed By Bartenders For Bartenders

Forbes – A New Gin Designed By Bartenders For Bartenders

By latest count, there are approximately 1,900 distilleries now in operation across the United States. Entering into this dense landscape is The Vale Fox, a craft producer from New York’s scenic and historic Hudson Valley region. With their debut release, Tod...
The Daily Beast – A New Gin Created by Star Bartenders

The Daily Beast – A New Gin Created by Star Bartenders

A trio of renowned bartenders collaborated with the new Vale Fox Distillery to create this cocktail-driven gin. It all started with a cocktail bar napkin. Four years ago, Eral Gokgol-Kline and his brother Arman decided to meet up for drinks. Over Negronis,...
Why is it called a “cocktail”?

Why is it called a “cocktail”?

The mystery is solved — sort of. Ever wonder why it’s called a cocktail? I have, and I set out to learn the answer. So, I checked with Gary (Gaz) Regan, my friend and business associate and, a fountainhead of information about all sorts of booze business matters. He...