Tastings.com Home Tastings.com Home Tastings.com Home

enter keywords

Subscribe to the FREE eTastings Newsletter

Spirits Articles


Year-End Spirits Round Up - Update
Liquid Gems for your Home Bar

By Jerald O’Kennard

If you’re not going out to bars as much these days to save a little money, we understand. But, that’s no reason to skimp out on stocking your personal bar with great, interesting spirits to enjoy at home. To that end, we have been tirelessly tasting away, searching for the best tasting and best value spirits and have found many gems for your consideration.   more >>

Best Buy Spirits for Your Home Bar
Tight Bars for Tight Wallets

By Jerald O’Kennard

Putting a solid home bar together is a good way to save a few extra dollars, especially with inhospitable winter weather looming. But, finding the right spirits to warm up your evenings can be a daunting task especially with so many new brands and so much accompanying hype.   more >>

100 Bottles of Vodka on the Wall
The World’s Biggest Vodka Tasting Sheds Light on the State of Vodka in America

By Jerald O’Kennard, jerald@tastings.com

Well we did it. We made it through our largest tasting of vodka ever. In fact it was the largest professionally organized vodka tasting ever done in America and perhaps the world. All in all, some 108 unflavored and flavored vodkas were swirled, sipped, and most importantly spit in our tasting room in Chicago.   more >>