The Exemplary Cocktails of Formula 1’s First-Ever Miami Grand Prix

Seven mixed drinks from across the venues within and around the dazzling debut event

A spectacle of astounding scope and scale, Formula 1‘s inaugural Miami Grand Prix drew a fleet of international attendees to an expansive pop-up ecosystem woven into South Florida’s Hard Rock Stadium. The highly anticipated, 57-lap contest was the centerpiece of an exceptional five-day cultural experience at an autodrome complete with dozens of cocktail bars, shopping opportunities, private clubs and even a fake marina populated with real luxury vessels. Served …

The Chance Creation of Ardbeg Fermutation Scotch Whisky

In November 2007, a boiler breakdown birthed this unexpected limited release

Every so often a whisky comes along that’s been produced by a process that defies the typical time-tested, centuries-old craft. Such is the case with Islay darling Ardbeg‘s recently released 13-year-old limited edition expression, Fermutation—the pungent and funky result of an accident prior to distillation. It’s unlikely that scotch aficionados have tried anything quite like it, as its extended fermentation period is far from common. This …

Tasting The Macallan Fine & Rare Collection 1990 Edition

Limited to 467 bottles, a single malt scotch whisky that makes a lasting impression

To celebrate The Macallan‘s most recent addition to their Fine & Rare Collection—the inimitable 1990 Edition—a group of media, content-makers and collectors ventured to Aspen, Colorado for a sip of the rarified single malt scotch whisky. From last year’s delectable Harmony Collection Rich Cacao bottling to the unmatched majesty of this year’s 81-year-old The Reach (the acclaimed Speyside whisky-maker’s oldest expression ever), The Macallan continues to appease the …