There’s been this rumour floating around the internet – and by “the internet” I mean life in general – that “serious whisk(e)y drinkers” have their spirit one way, and one way only: neat. Hell, on two separate occasions I’ve written about drinking whisky without any additives, be it water or chaser. Yet, I’ll be lying … More 6 DC Bartenders Share Their Quintessential Whisky Cocktail.
Burgers. They’re bloody delicious. Add cheese and bacon to the mix, and you have one of the best foods on the planet. Today, I was craving that food. While there are many debates on where you can find or how to cook the best burger, my goal today is to simply share what transpired in … More Smokin’ Burgers with Ardbeg
Let’s start with the obvious: we’ve been missing in action. For that, our sincerest apologies. But enough dwelling on the past, we’re back! And in full effect! New website, new content, new projects and of course, new whisk(e)y! So excuse us while we cue the celebration. A lot has transpired since you last heard … More Back At It Again, For The Very Third Time.
I love Disney movies. Well, their animated movies at least. And with good reason; they’re classics! From Aladdin to Toy Story 3, Walt Disney Pictures has had a lot of success over the years. And I mean a lot. Yet, for the all their success, all the movies under their belt, there is one movie that … More Long Live The King
Noted hip-hop legend and Grammy award winning artist, Trinidad James, once said “Fuck love it’s overrated.” It was a bold statement. One he said during the pinnacle of his reign on pop culture. A statement like that should not be taken lightly. It should rock foundations and topple civilizations. And yet, it did not. Why? Well, … More A Love Letter to Laphroaig.
Toki is a design collective of two recent Howard University graduates (shout out to our alma mater!). The pair consists of Toluwalase Rufai (@tolu_r) and Khai Grubbs (@khaitect).Set in an abandoned building near Rhode Island Metro, this is the second installment in their ongoing Synth Series. We would be lying if we said this isn’t impressive. … More Architects make Art. Synth Series by TOKI
W+A had Bowman Brothers, Yellow Spot 12 Year and Talisker The Distillers Editions Double Matured. Bar: Ri Ra’s The Whiskey Room, Georgetown, DC Bartender: Daithi Marketing Manager: Mary-Catherine When we started this it was somewhat of an ambition to be “those guys” who all the local spots knew. Those guys who got into any bar … More This ish just got real… er…
W+A had The Peated Malt Old Ballantruan Speyside Glenlivet, Single Malt Society 66.47 Campfire Character 11 Year, Glenmorangie Finealta and Single Cask Nation Kilcohman 4 Year Cask Strength. Bar: Jack Rose Dining Saloon, Adams Morgan Washington DC Bartender: Brittney + Andy Advisor: Roberto Last night was very exciting and simultaneously a bit saddening. You see, … More Whisk(e)y Drinkers! Assemble!!