The Metroplex is in the midst of an artisanal spirits boom, with 35 distilleries slinging locally made booze. Visit now—before the secret gets out and the lines get long.
For more than 130 years, St-Rémy has carefully crafted fine brandies and other spirits that are enjoyed worldwide. Luckily for Texans, the French company’s newest offering is now available in the Lone Star State.
Nico Martini's tome is part industry profile, part tasting notebook, and 100 percent—or 200-proof—Texas whiskey boosterism.
Whether for a festive backyard gathering, a casual restaurant dinner at Austin’s DipDipDip Tatsu-ya, or a fine dining experience enjoying Japanese cuisine, the Toki Highball is a perfect way to toast the spirit of unity and harmony the summer athletic games symbolize for one and all.
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Radio host Kristopher Hart’s dream flight shows the range of what’s possible from Texas whiskey distilleries.
A decade ago, there was no Texas whiskey. Today, the state’s craft distillers are making world-class bourbons and single malts—and slick imitators are trying to stake a claim.
Dripping Springs couple devote their resources to producing a whiskey known for its purity, simplicity, and elegance (and one ideal for the holidays).
The whisky fad.
Chip Tate built Balcones into one of the country’s most innovative whiskey distilleries. But last year he lost the company in a bitter clash with his investors. Now he’s starting from scratch—again.
Texans are a thirsty bunch, and our drinks package has everything you need to imbibe like Sam Houston's watching.
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Waco-based Balcones Distillery is producing a portfolio of top-rate, award-winning whiskeys.
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4 tablespoons unsalted butter 1/3 cup sugar 1 egg 1/2 tablespoon very hot water 1/4 cup heavy cream 1/4 cup rye whiskeyMelt butter in double boiler over simmering water. In small bowl, whisk together sugar and egg, then stir into melted butter. Add hot water and simmer about 7 minutes,
Saint Paul said that a little wine is a fine thing. He must have known something.