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16 of the Best Distillery Tours in Illinois

Don’t presume that all the best brews and spirits only come from Kentucky and Tennessee distilleries. Yes, many of the world’s biggest and award-winning brands hail from the Bluegrass State and surrounding regions. But there are other parts of the country with unique and entertaining distillery tour experiences, too.  There are more than 2,200 spirit […]

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How to Become a Liquor Connoisseur

So, you fancy yourself a spirits and liquor aficionado of sorts. You know your brands and can appreciate a smooth taste and iconic aromas. And even some of your friends call you the “connoisseur” of your group.  But there’s more to being a liquor connoisseur than just knowing your stuff and appreciating a bold flavor. […]

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Enjoying Yourself without the Hangover: 18 Tips

With so many delightful spirits and cocktail varieties out there, you’d want to sample them all. But then, reality sets in, and so does the buzz kill of the thought of a hangover. From headaches to being couch-ridden all day with Netflix, hangovers can ruin your whole post-celebrating day.  But there are ways you can […]