Obituaries


Glenfiddich 15, Compass Box Asyla, and Murray McDavid’s 1996 Isle of Arran passed away on Saturday, September 4, 2010. Throughout their brief, but highly fulfilling lives, they brought us much joy and laughter. Please join us in honoring their memory. May they rest in peace.

Booze Review – Aviation Cocktail


Let’s mix things up a bit and try a cocktail! Thanks to our friends at Esquire and The Twilight Lounge, I picked the Aviation Cocktail as my experiment for the evening. You can follow the links to their websites for a bit of Aviation Cocktail history. Here’s the […]

Beer Review – Foster’s Lager


While in Wildwood for an end of summer vacation with the in-laws, we headed over to Westy’s Irish Pub for a quick dinner out. As my father-in-law was looking to throw back a beer and I am not one to let someone drink alone, I asked our server […]

Whisky Review – Ardbeg 10


Approachable. It’s a word I’ve been using quite often lately. But what does it really mean? Here is how Webster’s dictionary defines it: approachable:  capable of being approached : accessible; specifically : easy to meet or deal with <friendly and approachable people>. And how does this word relate to whisky? I guess […]

Beer Review – Bar Harbor Blueberry Ale


Last Thursday, my better half let me know that the urchins had infested the Wookie’s yard and we were coordinating pizza for dinner. Not one to arrive empty-handed, I stopped at the local shop to purchase a cold six-pack suitable for sharing. (As it was still just Thursday, […]