may's malt of the month

Edradour 10 year old Highland Single Malt Scotch Cute might be a word to describe the last working farm distillery in Perthshire and the smallest distillery in Scotland. But while the distillery is well known, its whiskies are less so. Edradour sits in a little valley on the edge of the village of Pitlochry which […]

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may pick 24

Ah, May! Finally – the month of showers and flowers; of honoring our mothers and getting out the putters; of entertaining while we’re venerating our graduates, our veterans… and the Greatest Spectacle in Racing. May, we’re so glad you’re here! And in honor of all that May brings to us, we’re bringing to you an […]

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Cynar Artichoke Liqueur

the irishman’s inside scoop…

I was really enjoying the summer weather that arrived a few weeks ago. But alas, just as I was getting used to it, it vanished and now we are back to proper springtime weather (which I love as well, it reminds me of summer in Cork!). And while my fridge still has a few bottles […]

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ugly betty and the botanist!

The Botanist Islay Dry Gin has been declared Gin of the Year, 2012 by Vine & Table The Botanist Islay Dry Gin from Bruichladdich is probably the most anticipated and exciting spirit to arrive to us in months. I know I hear you. What is a Scotch distillery doing making a gin. Well they are […]

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i've got an interest in pinterest!

How many of you use Pinterest?  I’ve jumped on the bandwagon. I’ve been pinning my heart out for the last few weeks. I’m using it for both my personal life and my professional one.  Personally, I’m pinning everything from craft ideas to cute shoes to anything photography driven. Professionally, I am scouting recipes of all […]

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