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The Origin of Bubbles

At the risk of stating the obvious, here is an indisputable fact: Napa Valley is amazing. My wife and I spent a few days there last week and immediately decided that we would need return as...

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“Let’s Get Fussy About Ice”

It’s official. I have a new favorite toy. And it’s name is Neat. Like many cocktail aficionados out there, I have a thing for clear ice. I’m not a chemistry expert, but I’m pretty sure...

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The Wine Project – Beginnings

The following is the approximate extent of my wine knowledge. There are two types of wine, red and white. OK, also sparkling. Wait, is sparkling its own distinct “type” of wine? What about dessert...

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Barreled Refinement

Dear reader, if you’re a cocktail aficionado, as I am, no doubt you are familiar with the recent trend of barrel-aging libations. I trust that you have taken it upon yourself to try your...

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Welcome to The Libationer

Greetings fellow drinkers, and welcome to The Libationer. It’s a wonderful world of drinks out there, and it’s high time for some exploring. The Libationer is a place to discover new drinks– be they...