Beer, Bourbon & BBQ Fest Coming This Weekend to NYC! is in New York this week as we prepare for the Beer, Bourbon & BBQ Festival coming to La.Venue on 608 West 28th Street (between 11th & 12th Ave.) this Saturday, January 29, 2011! Watch this video segment from our experience at this festival last year in NYC asking the question, “If you could… Read more »

Hibiki 12 Year Old Japanese Blended Whisky Review

At, we have found a piece of Japan that is a must for your whisky collection.. There is much that goes into this beautiful bottle of Suntory Limited’s Hibiki 12 Year Old a premium blended Japanese whisky that no other whisky of this age in the world has to offer.  However, please let me first… Read more »

Poire au Chocolat

Years ago in Luzern, Switzerland, I had some Pear and Chocolate Gelato that left me with a refreshingly Swiss image. After our recent sampling of the Godiva Chocolate Vodka and having found an extreme appreciation for Xanté Pear Liqueur, one finishing touch is needed to recreate a flavor..Russian Standard Vodka! Poire au Chocolat 1 part… Read more »

Peanut Butter & Jelly Cocktail

In celebration of National Peanut Butter Day today, January 24, 2011, suggests a Peanut Butter & Jelly Cocktail! The days when your mother made your favorite PB&J sandwich just the way you liked it—no crust, jelly, and two banana slices—are long gone. Liquefied is this iconic lunchtime favorite into a sandwich libation… PB&J Cocktail Recipe Created… Read more »

In Memory of Buffalo Trace’s Jimmy Johnson, 1916-2011

Buffalo Trace Distillery tells that Jimmy Johnson lost his brave battle with cancer on January 19th. A longtime friend, historian, and supporter Jimmy’s title upon retirement from Buffalo Trace Distillery was Warehouse Supervisor, but as we all know, his lively manner and sense of humor made him so much more to everyone who met… Read more »

The 2011 Beer, Bourbon & BBQ Festival Tour Kicks off in New York

On January 29th, 2011, the Beer, Bourbon & BBQ Festival will kick of its 2011 Tour in Manhattan. A full day celebrating the three “B’s” returns to the la.venue in Manhattan to begin the a seven festival tour from the East Coast to the South. Below is our one of our video segments from last… Read more »

CAMUS Cognacs Review

I’ve always had a place in the heart of my tastebuds for flavor that is uniquely French because Cognac was among the first spirits that ever hit my old enough to drink lips in France. At, we are especially impressed with the CAMUS Cognac. There are four CAMUS Cognacs in their “Elegance” range in… Read more »

Lynn’s Paradise Cafe Bourbon Ball Milkshake Recipe

We’ve been asked by several many of you, does have this famous recipe by the memorable, fun and one of kind Lynn’s Paradise Cafe? You’ve seen us drinking it in our video segments like the one below where we are creating new recipes with our friends from Lynn’s… Lynn’s Paradise Cafe Bourbon Ball Milkshake… Read more »

Habanero Bloody Mary

We’ve seen and tasted our number of Blood Marys on, and recently on our Bourbon twitter account @bourbonblog , a follower suggested a new creation made with Laphroaig. As they tell us, “a drink like this should come with government warnings, no matter if you make it with Laphroaig or not.” We do recommend… Read more »