TIA MARIA DARK LIQUEUR The perfect conversation starter and accompaniment!

Michael Hepworth   TIA MARIA DARK LIQUEUR The perfect conversation starter and accompaniment!   By Kay Schroeder   HOLLYWOOD Spiritsman) 12/10/17/–The Story: Tia Maria dates back to the mid-17th century, when a beautiful young Spanish aristocrat fled the turmoil colonial war brought to the island of Jamaica. Her maid saved one family treasure, a small […]

Tis the season! If a favorite indulgence is coffee, then you will be excited to try out a cocktail with Tia Maria Dark Liqueur

Michael Hepworth   HOLLYWOOD (Spiritsman) 11/30/17/–Tis the season! The holidays are a time to wind down and indulge in your favorite treats. If a favorite indulgence is coffee, then you will be excited to try out a cocktail with Tia Maria Dark Liqueur (SRP: $23.99 for a 750mL or $29.99 1L),  a coffee liqueur made […]

Amodeo family’s Don Ciccio & Figli distillery enjoyed nearly a century of liqueur production

Michael Hepworth Washington DC (Spiritsman) 11/29/17/–Founded in 1883, the Amodeo family’s Don Ciccio & Figli distillery enjoyed nearly a century of liqueur production on the Amalfi Coast. Today, the Amodeo family tradition lives on in Washington, D.C., where founder and master distiller Francesco Amodeo produces his family’s liqueurs in small batches using traditional methods. Currently […]

TommyRotter Distillery Debuts Cask Straight Bourbon Whiskey and Triple Barrel American Whiskey

Michael Hepworth  Buffalo, New York   (Spiritsman) 11/29/17/-Tommyrotter Distillery Debuts Whiskey Offerings with Napa Valley Heritage Cask Straight Bourbon Whiskey and Triple Barrel American Whiskey This fall marks Tommyrotter Distillery’s foray into brown spirits with the release of their Triple Barrel American Whiskey and limited edition Napa Valley Heritage Cask Straight Bourbon Whiskey. A small-batch distillery […]

The Connacht Distillery: Irish Gin, Irish Poitin,Irish Whiskey and Irish Vodka.

Michael Hepworth HOLLYWOOD (Spiritsman) 11/29/17/–The Connacht Distillery:  Irish Gin,  Irish Poitin, Irish Whiskey and Irish Vodka. The Connacht Distillery is the first American and Irish owned, artisanal distillery in Ireland. Connacht’s products are available now in the U.S.  Launched in mid September:  Concullin Irish Gin is named for Loch Conn and Loch Cullin, the two […]

Vermouth Routin Original Rouge produced in the French Alps town of Chambéry.

Michael Hepworth   Hollywood (Spiritsman) 11/29/17/–Launched mid September 2017: Distillerie des Alpes announced the U.S. launch of three exemplary releases from Vermouth Routin, one of just two remaining producers of Vermouth in the French Alps town of Chambéry.  Vermouth Routin is imported by Seattle’s Back Bar Project (backbarproject.com) the exclusive U.S. importer of a collection of […]

El Jolgorio Pechuga Navidena mezcal availability during the holiday in U.S.

Michael Hepworth HOLLYWOOD (Spiritsman) 11/29/17/–Only 432 bottles produced. Limited supply. Mezcal El Jolgorio announces the U.S. availability of a celebratory holiday mezcal expression through its U.S. importer, Back Bar Project. El Jolgorio Pechuga Naviden is created with the pride, passion and dedication befitting more than 170 years of Cortés family craftsmanship in the Santiago Matatlán […]

NEUAR PREMIUM VODKA’S Chris Johnson Promoting Empowerment Through the Path of Entrepreneurship

Michael Hepworth           NEUAR PREMIUM VODKA       Chris Johnson, COO Promoting Empowerment Through the Path of Entrepreneurship     “ROLL THE ROCK”! The Black Bottle Vodka That Has Become As Indispensable As the Classic Little Black Dress   By Kay Schroeder   West Palm Beach, Florida (Spiritsman) 11/24/17/–What drives […]

New Scottish tequila company launches world’s first solely aged Speyside whisky cask tequilas

Michael Hepworth   New Scottish tequila company launches world’s first solely aged Speyside whisky cask tequilas “Our company is based on being able to express ourselves in a fun and creative way” HOLLYWOOD (Spiritsman) 11/17/17/–SCOTLAND’S first tequila company has officially launched, releasing the world’s first solely aged Speyside whisky cask tequila to the market. UWA […]

NEUAR VODKA a quality driven family,meticulously handcrafted in small batches, carefully distilled six times over in the USA

Michael Hepworth     Orlando FL (Spiritsman) 10/31/17/–Neuar is a quality driven family. Priding ourselves on delivering the best product to the market through the use of pure ingredients and materials. Always determined to promote empowerment through the path of entrepreneurship. All the while forging our own path in society and inspiring others to do […]

CRAFTHOUSE COCKTAILS HIGH QUALITY DRINKS WITH A TOUCH OF CITRUS

Michael Hepworth     CRAFTHOUSE COCKTAILS     HIGH QUALITY DRINKS WITH A TOUCH OF CITRUS Chicago (Spiristman) 10/26/17/–A new cocktail experience recently came to our attention and as their advertising blurb states “The perfect cocktail, every time,anywhere.” The brand ws created by a couple of industry veterans. Charles Joly is a well respected master […]

Say “Cheers” to the Holidays with these TOP 5 WINES AND SPIRITS from Around the World

  Michael Hepworth     A GIFT GIVER’S GUIDE TO THIS YEAR’S TOP 5 WINES AND SPIRITS   Say “Cheers” to the Holidays with These Best Bets from Around the World   Bayonne, NJ, OCT. (Spiritsman) 10/19/17/–19, 2017 – ‘Tis the season to make a little merry, and your calendar is filled with lots of […]

STRANAHAN’S® Releases Sherry Finished Cask Whiskey

Michael Hepworth       STRANAHAN’S® WHISKEY RELEASES SHERRY CASK Leading American Single Malt Adds Oloroso Sherry Finished Whiskey to the Family   DENVER, CO (Spiritsman) 10/18/17/– – This fall, Stranahan’s Rocky Mountain Single Malt Whiskey is announcing a new elevated expression to its line of American single malt whiskeys: Stranahan’s Sherry Cask. This special […]

Amber Rose’s Chocolate Rose Lounge’s signature chocolate cocktails and decadent dessert items as they turn dreams into reality.

Michael Hepworth Chocolate Lounge is a chocolate lover’s fantasy   Amber Rose Presents “Chocolate Rose” at the Chocolate Lounge Las Vegas   LAS VEGAS (Spiritsman) 9/27/17/– (Sept. 27, 2017)- Model and entrepreneur Amber Rose, in partnership with the Chocolate Lounge Las Vegas at the Fashion Show, presents Chocolate Rose, a weekly event debuting soon that […]

HENDRICK’S GIN UNVEILS GIANT CUCUMBER MACHINE

Michael Hepworth   HENDRICK’S GIN UNVEILS GIANT CUCUMBER MACHINE   HOLLYWOOD (Spiritsman) 9/12/17/–The people behind Hendrick’s Gin believe a lot in the cucumber and consider it vital for any decent cocktail. They unveiled their massive new machine at a VIP party at the Roosevelt Hotel in Hollywood. The Hendrick’s Gin Grand Garnisher can achieve speeds up to […]

D’USSE COGNAC MAKING ITS MARK

  – Michael Hepworth     D’USSE COGNAC MAKING ITS MARK HOLLYWOOD (Spiristman) 7/31/17/–In Los Angeles recently they had a National Cognac Cocktail week sparked by the launch of a new Hennessey expression that had excited a lot of local bartenders. Hennessey of course dominates the cognac market, but there are many other worthy brands and one of […]

WOLF AND CRANE IN DOWNTOWN LOS ANGELES TAKING JAPANESE WHISKEY TO THE NEXT LEVEL

  – Michael Hepworth       WOLF AND CRANE IN DOWNTOWN LOS ANGELES   TAKING JAPANESE WHISKEY TO THE NEXT LEVEL Little Tokyo Los Angeles (Spiritsman) 7/12/17/–I was invited to a private Japanese Whiskey tasting recently at Wolf & Crane Bar in Little Tokyo in Los Angeles and the experience helped further my knowledge of this surprising and […]

MORAGA WINE ESTATE IN BEL AIR PRIVATE WINERY IN LOS ANGELES WITH LIMITED PRODUCTION

  – Michael Hepworth     MORAGA WINE ESTATE IN BEL AIR   PRIVATE WINERY IN LOS ANGELES WITH LIMITED PRODUCTION Bel Air (Spiritsman) 7/4/17/—The number of wineries in the greater Los Angeles area can be counted on one hand like Malibu, Rancho Cucamonga and the San AntonioWinery downtown. One of the ones not so well […]

‘Zuma Zacapa Live Solera,’ Cosmopolitan Hotel in Las Vegas one of only 11 restaurants in the world to serve it

– Michael Hepworth ZUMA JAPANESE FUSION CUISINE AT THE COSMOPOLITAN LATEST VENTURE FROM INTERNATIONAL GROUP Las Vegas (Spiritsman)5/24/17/–After checking out Zuma in London just over a year go I was extremely excited to learn about the recent opening at the Cosmopolitan Hotel in Las Vegas and to see how it compared. Well the report cards are in about the […]