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2010-03-02 11:00:00

FRANKLIN COUNTY, Ky., March 2 /PRNewswire/ -- History, hooch and hospitality! Famed whisky publication, Whisky Magazine has named Buffalo Trace Distillery 2010 World Icons of Whisky "Whisky Visitor Attraction of the Year." The announcement was made at the annual "Icons of the Industry" dinner held in London, England, Thursday, February 25. This award comes after Buffalo Trace was named "American Whisky Visitor Attraction of the Year" last November as part of Whisky Magazine's "Icons of...

2010-02-22 10:38:00

NEW YORK, Feb. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Choosing a single malt Scotch to drink or share with friends can be an intimidating task - there are numerous choices but very little clear and concise information on the unique characteristics of whiskies such as flavor profiles, age statements, and regions of origin. Now The Classic Malts Selection, the world's finest portfolio of Scotch representing all of the major whisky flavor profiles including Oban, Lagavulin, and The Singleton of Glendullan,...

2009-12-21 08:00:00

NEW YORK, Dec. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Evening Post Books is proud to present Whisky & Jazz, a one-of-a-kind coffee-table book about two of the finer things in life - great single malt whisky and jazz music. The beautiful, oversized, 208-page book covers not only the history of whisky and jazz, but highlights ten superlative single malt distilleries and the careers of ten legendary jazz artists. The book culminates in an experiential tasting and listening guide with recommended top picks...

2009-12-07 06:00:00

NEW YORK, Dec. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- DRAMBUIE® Liqueur today announced that famous film and television actor Josh Duhamel will take part in the 2010 DRAMBUIE Pursuit -- an epic outdoor adventure race across the wild terrain of the Scottish Highlands. Fans can sign up for a chance to join Josh's team at www.PursuitOf1745.com. From speedboat racing and white water rafting, to archery and mountain climbing, TEAM JOSH will enjoy the experience of a lifetime as they race in the...

2009-11-02 12:11:00

CROWBOROUGH, England, Nov. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Movember is a global charity raising awareness and funds for men's health issues whilst having a spot of fun along the way. Every November, teams show their support by growing Marvellous Moustaches and putting on events to raise funds. Master of Malt's newest release - Whisky 4 Movember is available with 5 different, limited edition labels, each featuring a famous moustache style: No. 1 - The Handlebar No. 2 - The Dali No. 3 - The Chevron No....

2009-05-12 09:39:00

INVERNESS, Scotland, May 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Four friends hailing from four different cities in Germany utilized a combination of physical fortitude and old-fashioned teamwork to finish first in a field of 13 international teams at the 2009 Drambuie Pursuit. To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, please click http://news.prnewswire.com/viewrelease.aspx?STORY=NDQ= The fourth annual Drambuie Pursuit tested the stamina of the four-person teams as they competed in events as...

2009-05-11 19:18:00

International Group Proves Victorious at Legendary Adventure Race NEW YORK, May 11 /PRNewswire/ -- DRAMBUIE(R) Liqueur today announced that a team from Germany has won the 2009 DRAMBUIE Pursuit, an annual outdoor-adventure race across the Scottish Highlands. Team "DRAMBUIE Warriors" triumphed against 12 other international teams all racing to retrace the voyage of Scotland's rebel Bonnie Prince Charlie, for whom DRAMBUIE was originally created in 1745. (Photo:...

2009-04-03 07:00:00

"For Every King, A Mentor" Pairs Fan and Music Star for the Day NEW YORK and NASHVILLE, Tenn., April 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Ever wonder how an artist creates the songs that make a hit record? Country music star John Rich and Crown Royal Canadian Whisky are offering one winner a special mentorship experience that is "fit for a king." Fans of legal drinking age can now enter at www.CrownRoyal.com by describing their personal passion and aspiration for being mentored by one of country music's...

2009-02-20 14:18:00

In Honor of its 25 Year Old Scotch Whisky, Chivas Regal(R) Asks Men to Rank the Top Heroes from Academy Award(R)-nominated Films From the Past 25 Years LOS ANGELES, Feb. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- As Hollywood prepares for its biggest night, Chivas Regal(R) 25 asked U.S. men from across the country to reflect on their cinematic heroes for the past 25 years. The results of the survey were compiled by Chivas Regal(R) 25 and reveal Russell Crowe's Maximus as the American male's number one Academy...

2009-02-02 13:00:00

New Study By Leading Luxury Champagne Finds That Valentine's Day is the Perfect Day to Toast the One You Love LOS ANGELES, Feb. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- A recent study of U.S. adult women revealed that when it comes to Valentine's Day, nothing celebrates the one you love better than champagne. An overwhelming 40% of women aged 21 and up in relationships admitted that not only does champagne make the special day more romantic, but it is also the most romantic drink to enjoy with that special...


Word of the Day
baudekin
  • A rich embroidered or brocaded silk fabric woven originally with a warp of gold thread.
'Baudekin' seems to be an alternative form of 'baldachin,' from the Italian 'Baldacco,' Baghdad, the city where the material was made.
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