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Tequila.
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Tequila.

Tequila Mexico’s national spirit, true tequila, comes from the State of Jalisco, 65 kilometres northwest of Guadalajara. Before the conquistadors came to Mexico, Aztecs made a fermented beverage from the blue agave by chewing chopped up plans to start the fermentation. The resulting low alcohol beverage was mildly intoxicating, but […]

Bourbon – A Misunderstood Whiskey.
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Bourbon – A Misunderstood Whiskey.

Bourbon Of all the famous whiskies (Scotch, Irish, Canadian and Bourbon), Bourbon is the least popular outside of the U. S. A. There are also Welsh, Japanese, Indian and German whiskies, but few outside of their regions of production know about them, and could not care less to taste them […]

Calvados.
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Calvados.

Calvados Normandy, in northwesters France on the Atlantic Ocean, is famous for its deeply flavoured butter, cream cheeses, and calvados, the world famous apple brandy. Other regions all over the world attempt to produce apple brandy using local varieties, but nine, so far, has come even close to the superb […]

Bjesk.
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Bjesk.

Bjesk The taste of Læsø Bjesk from Læsø are a herb snaps conducted on pure ingredients straight from nature’s larder. This is one of Læsø’s specialties. The brand is sold in most shops on the island under the name ‘nature’s liquor’. We did taste some of the variety and bought […]