A Brief Origin of Cocktails

Clearly, no one can say for certain of the origin of cocktails. Where the word “cocktail” came from or who … Read More

Navy Strength

Have you every wondered where the term Navy Strength came from? The name suggests a very long and interesting history … Read More

The Angels share

The angels share, a term often used around whisky / whiskey distillery’s for the purpose of this blog I will … Read More

The Chemistry of Alcohol

The chemistry of alcohol is fairly simple. Alcohol’s are simply hydrocarbon molecules that have oxygen present in their structure. And … Read More

The Bon Vivants Companion

Written Jerry Thomas in 1826, The Bon Vivants Companion – How to Mix Drinks – is the acclaimed to be … Read More