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A Wild Time At Mac & Wild

London has long been known as a city that offers an endless variety of good pub and restaurant choices. One of the great choices available to visiting tourists and London citizens is the Man and Wild restaurant. Located in the heart of London, Mac and Wild offers up Scotland’s finest …

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Hoppy Table Beer From Allagash

In 1995, Rob Tod decided to found a Belgian brewery in Portland, Maine after surveying breweries across the United States and noticing a dearth of American Belgian breweries. The Allagash Brewing Company originally opened in 1995 as a modest, 15-barrel brewery that brewed a single Belgian witbier called Allagash White. …

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True Maryland Rye Whiskey

The history of rye whiskey in America can be traced back as early as the late 1700s to the northeastern states of Pennsylvania and Maryland where locals enjoyed this spicy whiskey. Although prohibition largely halted production at the time, rye whiskey production has risen in the 21st century with new …

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Champagne Above All Others

The brand Armand de Brignac has rapidly risen in the twenty first century as a household name brand for champagne and for good reason. Using an assemblage of three vintages, Armand de Brignac has managed to produce five cuvée champagnes that not only stand out from other champagnes but also …

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A Guide to Gin: Ginthusiast

Gin has long been a liquor staple worldwide since its invention by Dutch physician Franciscus Sylvius in the seventeenth century. Due to gin’s early inception, there are many gin distilleries worldwide that have a long, storied history of distilling gin to their particular nation. One of these distilleries is No. …

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Peach Heaven

Since the mid-1800s, Chicago had been without a distillery within its city limits that could proudly represent fellow Chicago citizens. However, the Koval Distillery took this challenge upon themselves in 2008 and began producing whiskey, liquer, and specialty spirts within Chicago city limits for the first time in two centuries. …

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