Food, Cigars & Drinks
If you love fine dining, exquisite cigars and premium liquors, there’s no place better for you than our Food, Cigars & Drinks section. Enjoy a unique taste of luxury here, discovering the newest cigars, the most expensive and probably the most delicious eats, plus a refreshing selection of cocktails and many other excellent drinks. You’re in for plenty of fun!
For those of you who don’t know this yet, Jack Teeling founded the Teeling Whiskey Company back in 2012, and that might leave some people confused – myself included – upon reading the title of this post. His family was involved in the Irish whiskey world since 1782, and Jack’s father John Teeling actually established the Cooley Distillery in 1986 – the family’s first new production facility in over 100
The Chinese New Year starts tomorrow, and it’s all about a man’s best friend – the dog – with the Chinese Earth Dog representing loyalty and honesty. These admirable traits are also said to be shared by the people born under this sign, and we can only guess this is true. If you really want to celebrate the new year in style, Johnnie Walker and Davidoff have decided to honor the Chinese
A romantic dinner and a sublime chocolate gift is usually all you need for a perfect Valentine’s Day celebration. This year, zChocolat has unveiled a new delicious Valentine’s Day Collection, set to comprise heart-shaped or 24kt gold-covered chocolates, as well as a special layer of rose petals in the box, so love is in the air, and even the box. There’s also a romantic selection of chocolates available, called Valentine’s
This just in: a rare bottle of Japanese Yamazaki whiskey has been recently auctioned off for a cool $298,879 at Sotheby’s. That may sound like too much, but true whiskey enthusiasts are always willing to pay anything for the ultimate drinking elixir. The revered single malt has just become the most expensive whiskey of its kind, reiterating the fact that aged whiskeys will get a lot of people paying anything. This
The world’s most exquisite cognac brand, LOUIS XIII, has just unveiled the extraordinary LE SALMANAZAR, a unique creation that brings forth the first ever 9-liter crystal decanter. Crafted by the talented people from Baccarat, this is the largest crystal cognac decanter in the world, and it’s being showcased exclusively at the LOUIS XIII Boutique in Beijing SKP. Over 20 master crystal-craftsmen were called upon to handcraft this marvel, with the
Vera Wang, the brilliant American fashion designer who took over the world with her incredible bridal collections, has joined forces with French patisserie Ladurée to introduce a special wedding treats collection, inspired by her beautiful bridal designs. Called Vera Wang Pour Ladurée, this delicious collection includes coconut crème chantilly macarons, coconut and mango wedding cakes, coconut and mango mini cakes, and a gorgeous cake made out of coconut crème chantilly macarons.
Created exclusively for Global Travel Retail sales, the Macallan Quest Collection was inspired by the story behind the whiskey distillery’s pursuit of the most incredible sherry-seasoned oak casks. This new series debuted at the Singapore Changi Airport a few days ago and it’s all set to hit global travel retails by February. Available in four new expressions, the Macallan Quest Collection represents one of the brand’s most exquisite offerings – the Macallan
Eating has become much more than a necessity or a social habit right now – it is a refined activity that some people get to experience at a completely different level of aroma, style, and luxury. That’s the goal of Massimo Bottura’s new Gucci Osteria in Florence, found inside the newly opened Gucci Garden Galleria – on the ground floor of a superb Florentine building. The historic Palazzo della Mercanzia was