Tasting Etiquette

Here’s an article by Esther Mobley, entitled “An Etiquette Guide to Wine Tasting in California” in the The Press that is timely for the tourist season in wine country.  Many of these guidelines are applicable for all of the local events and wineries, distilleries and breweries here in Maryland and surrounding regions. A few other considerations would have […]

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Whisk(e)y of the Week Yellow Spot Irish Whiskey  $104.99 > $92.99   750ml    For our first featured whisk(e)y we present Yellow Spot from Irish Distillers. This is the recreation of an old brand originally bottled by the merchant Mitchell & Son. The pot still content in Yellow Spot is medium weight, similar to Green Spot but […]

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Captain Morgan

Captain Morgan Sir Henry Morgan was a Welsh privateer, landowner and, later, Lieutenant Governor of Jamaica. From his base in Port Royal, Jamaica, he raided settlements and shipping on the Spanish Main, becoming wealthy as he did so. With the prize money from the raids he purchased three large sugar plantations on the island.

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