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25 Unusual & Premium Vodkas From Ed Hardy To Bacon Flavored

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Seems that every year or so, there’s a new influx of premium and/or unusual vodkas on the market. Therefore, every year or so, I have a new vodka post for you. Not necessarily about the taste since, in all honesty, I have not tried all of them, but more about the bottle design or concept. And in some case, just unusual, limited editions or hard to find vodkas. (more…)

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More Bubbly For Your Buck: 10 Top Sparkling Wines For New Year’s Eve

As New Year’s Eve approaches, several of us are in search of the right bubbly (and undoubtedly this year, the best ‘deal’) with which to toast the ringing in of 2009. Eric Asimov, chief wine critic for the NY times gives us sparkling wine alternatives to the pricier ‘champagne’, selected by a panel of 25 experts, that range from $10.00 to $20.00. (more…)

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1800 Tequila Bottles; First By Artists… Now By You.

1800 Tequila Essential Artists Campaign — Earlier this year 1800® Tequila launched an inspired campaign featuring nine cutting-edge artists it considers to be Essential. (more…)

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At 395$ A Bottle, You Won’t Be Beer-Bonging This Brew: Jacobsen Vintage Nr. 1

Jacobsen Vintage Nr. 1
Bottles of Vintage Nr. 1 sell for $395 USD and have 4 different labels designed by Frans Kannik

Danish brewery, Jacobsen Brewhouse (owned by Carlsberg), has produced the most expensive beer in the world. The crown jewel has been named Vintage Nr. 1, and comes corked and wax-sealed in a slender, misty green bottle, just like a bottle of vintage champagne. (more…)

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Premium Vodka Distillers Drunk With Design

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I can’t help but notice how many new “Luxury” Vodkas are entering the market these days. Premium distilled award-winning Vodkas with stunning bottle designs to match.Whether they contain actual gold flakes, like Shaw-Ross Importers “Gold Flake Vodka” or Swarovski Crystals like “Diva Vodka”, clearly alcohol and luxury are becoming popular bedfellows. (more…)

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