Peaty Drunk

Nothing quite like sitting back and popping open a delicious 12 ounce can of whiskey. WTF?  What will likely be a very bad day for substance abuse counselors, Scotch Whiskey will be sold in  cans come February 1st.   Each can  is about half the size of an average...

Sam is Dead

A landmark wine store has just bitten the dust.  Chicago’s Sam’s Wine & Spirits has just been purchased by its local competitor, Binnys.  Sam’s had been a major force in the wine industry since the 40’s, but had fallen in rough times after...

Wine News

Earthquakes in Abruzzo kill hundreds and leave hundreds of thousands homeless in one of Italy’s beloved wine regions.  (from Mutineer Magazine). America – The New Wine Frontier.  Jancis Robsinson reports that Americans drink their way through a...