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Why Gin Is Back and Ready to Stay

Why Gin Is Back and Ready to Stay

If your cocktail of choice is the humble gin and tonic, you’ll be pleased to see an abundance of new options in distilleries across Ontario. Since the versatile and affordable craft beer and spirits movement first hit land, gin has made a powerful comeback. Once an...

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Mind If We Butt In?

Mind If We Butt In?

Let’s paint a picture: you’ve just poured yourself a dram of a new whisky. You then decide to go online to read more about the liquid story you’re about to enjoy.  You check out a few reviews (Hopefully one of ours as well, hint hint.)  And, as your reading, or...

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The Story Behind Irish Whisky

The Story Behind Irish Whisky

A whisky lover’s nirvana, Irish Whisky is a malty drink with a long history. Once available only in Irish distilleries, Irish Whisky has made its way across the globe. Now stocked along thousands of bar and shop shelves across the world, knowing the ins and outs of...

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Interview with Appleflats

Interview with Appleflats

Brendan: So I guess, obviously people can find out a little bit about your story by going onto the website, but I thought it'd be great to be able to summarize a little bit about it. What was your catalyst, what got Appleflats going, and your interest into the...

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Embracing the New Normal

Embracing the New Normal

There have been several moments since the COVID-19 pandemic broke that I have caught myself shaking my head and going “is this happening?!” And this week was no different: The end of Prost as we know it? For those who don’t know of, or haven’t visited...

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Make Your Own Infinity Bottle

Make Your Own Infinity Bottle

Now that we’ve all found ourselves staying safer at home, that gives us more time. Some people are using it to learn new languages while others are just trying to keep from going crazy when their children have questions about math. But, if you're a spirit-lover, one...

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