• The Most Interesting Spirit Coming Out of Scotland Is a Strawberry Vodka

    1 month ago - By Vine Pair

    “What do you think it is?” Mike Vacheresse asked me.
    I was bellied-up at Travel Bar , for my money the best place to drink interesting whiskey in all of Brooklyn. On this particular Saturday evening, Vacheresse, Travel Bar's owner, had already poured me special bottlings of Laphroaig and Ardbeg , obscure single malts from India, and, of course, some allocated bourbons.
    But what I now held in my hand was completely different.
    It was a white spirit, unlike all the aged, deep brown distillates we had been drinking. It was extremely fruity on the nose, sweet almost, but with some underlying...
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