Cocktails, wine and whiskey

August 19th, 2013

Veuve Clicquot Champagne Tasting at Animal

Veuve Clicquot Champagne Tasting at Animal

I was lucky enough to be invited to the inaugural #VCTasting experience at Animal this past week, where we had a range of Veuve Clicquot champagne tasting (including the Rosé and the heavenly La Grande Dame) paired with out-of-this-world dishes.

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July 24th, 2013

It’s National Tequila Day!

It’s National Tequila Day!

Have a margarita for me, won’t you? If you’re in Scottsdale, meanwhile, be sure to hit up The Spa at Camelback Inn. Today only, they’re offering a special Tequila Day Treatment that combines a Natural Agave Toning Wrap with a Detox Margarita for only $120. (The Natural Agave Toning Wrap is normally $165 alone!) The Tequila […]

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December 26th, 2012

Dreaming Of: Johnnie Walker House in Beijing

Years ago, when Mama Jolie died, I promised myself that I would start traveling to destinations unknown: exploring the world beyond my repetitive circuit of LA-New York-Paris-London. My 30s have been big steps in that direction. This year saw first-time visits to New Zealand, South Africa, Austria and St. Martin (plus repeat jaunts to old […]

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December 24th, 2012

A Very Macallan Christmas!

Today is Papa Jolie‘s birthday and I’m back home in Atlanta with him to celebrate. His favorite whisky has always been The Macallan, so I grew up with the single-malt scotch as a legend in my own mind. When The Macallan invited me on a night out last week to celebrate their new Masters of […]

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