Sourcing High-End Booze For a Living Is Less Fun than it Sounds
"I could be in a vineyard with a small cognac maker, and if I asked the guy what the weather was, he wouldn’t answer.”
Bacon-Wrapped Country Pâté
Embrace your inner Frenchy and make this Pâté de Campagne, a rustic pork country pâté with a modern update from Brooklyn spot, Alameda.
The Joy of Not-So-Secretly Drinking on Russian Trains
In vodka-soaked Russia, a calamity has taken place: Booze is banned on the trains. But that doesn't mean passengers and crew aren't drinking.
Pharrell Has Recorded a Song That Probably Won't Be Released Until You're Dead
For climate change awareness, yes, but also to promote cognac. Synergy!
Tommy's Cold Toddy Recipe
Cold brew is great, but it's even better with booze.
Jacques Cousteau Talks Atlantis and Cognac in This Playful Animated Interview
Patrick Smith animates an inspiring conversation in the latest episode of PBS Digital Studios' Blank on Blank ‘The Experimenters’ series.
Watch This Guy Down the World’s Most Expensive Shot
The nearly $8,800 price tag is going to give businessman Jason Wong more than a sore head in the morning.
Cold Brew Tastes Better with Brandy
Tommy's cold brew is part iced coffee, part hard liquor.
'Old Friends,' Today's Comic by Jai Granofsky
Sometimes you run into an old friend you don't recognize and they force you to drink cognac with them before they knock you out with a bat and put you in their truck.
You Can Bid on Marie Antoinette-Era Cognac in Paris
La Tour d’Argent, a famed Parisian restaurant, is selling off a silver duck press and 228-year-old bottles of Grande Fine Clos du Griffier Cognac.
It's Time to Punch Out
It’s been a long hard journey from Monday morning to this moment, hasn’t it? So take a load off. Make punch.
I Went to a Country that Doesn’t Exist to Drink Its Famous Brandy
Located between Moldova and the Ukraine, Transnistria has yet to receive any international acknowledgement that it actually exists. Despite that, it happens to produce some extremely fine—and extremely expensive—brandy.