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2014-01-20 12:22:34

HONG KONG, Jan. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Saturday night saw the sale of a stunning rare 6 liter "Imperiale" version of the highly sought after Macallan M - the world's most sophisticated single malt whisky, contained within a beautifully designed and meticulously crafted crystal decanter, for US $628,000 at Sotheby's in Hong Kong. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140120/NY49063) M represents a masterpiece created from the collaboration between three masters of their...

2014-01-14 12:25:06

Contest Returns with $10,000 Cash Prize FRANKFORT, Ky., Jan. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Buffalo Trace Bourbon Whiskey is thrilled to announce the return of its most popular online contest, Battle of the Bands. The contest has a new wrinkle in its fourth year, with a panel of judges now determining the $10,000 Grand Prize Winner. As with last year's battle, artists are encouraged to upload their music to the Buffalo Trace online jukebox, earning "shots" (votes) from the Saloon...

2014-01-08 16:24:31

From cachaca to "global" Scotch, from "cocktails to go" to high-tech bartending, the new year promises to be very spirited indeed. NEW YORK, Jan. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hanna Lee Communications, Inc., an award-winning marketing agency that integrates traditional public relations with innovative social media marketing, today announces the results of its first Hanna Lee Communications Cocktails and Spirits Forecast. The inaugural edition of the forecast features 14 tippling trends that...

2013-12-10 23:24:05

Aims to be the ultimate source for online whiskey discovery and culture. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) December 10, 2013 Distiller, the whiskey discovery platform, today launched to facilitate exploration, education and personalized recommendations for whiskey lovers. Currently web based, Distiller is filling a void in the spirits market by creating a companion platform for the whiskey curious and turning the fragmented process of exploring whiskey into a more simple and personalized experience....

2013-12-04 23:28:00

150-year-old Moonshine Recipe - American Made - Pure Mountain Spring Water Mt. Airy, GA (PRWEB) December 04, 2013 Copper Can Moonshine represents the utmost in quality distilled spirits. 150-year-old recipe, made the traditional way utilizing Corn, Rye, and Barley to create the perfect mixture of ingredients for our authentic top-shelf moonshine. Drink Copper Can Moonshine as a shooter, or as a smooth sipping spirit. For the original version on PRWeb visit:...

Word of the Day
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
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This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.