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English Gin's Enduring Presence

Ali Rosen | Posted 08.03.2014 | Taste
Ali Rosen

Gin wasn't invented by the Brits, but it certainly was popularized there. And as that popularity has surged in recent years, craft distilleries and production has boomed across the world. But what about the original?

Doing Business in the United Kingdom: Cross-Cultural Etiquette

Lisa Mirza Grotts | Posted 05.01.2014 | Business
Lisa Mirza Grotts

When traveling abroad, it's important to learn about the people and culture you are doing business with, so as not to be misunderstood or appear rude. Here are some tips for businesspeople and other visitors traveling in the UK.

This Father's Day, Give the Gift of Gin

Tony Sachs | Posted 08.13.2013 | Taste
Tony Sachs

Fatherhood is one great big adventure, so why not get a little adventurous on his day? Here are 11 off-the-beaten path gins for Father's Day.

Dreams Of My Father...And His Liquor Cabinet: 10 Old-School Spirits Revisited

Tony Sachs | Posted 08.16.2011 | Home
Tony Sachs

As I prepare to celebrate my first Father's Day as a father, I've been reminiscing about my own father as he was when I was growing up, before my pare...

Royal Boot Camp: 16 Days and Counting

Lisa Mirza Grotts | Posted 06.13.2011 | Style
Lisa Mirza Grotts

If you're going to London for the Royal Wedding or just staying home to watch the coverage of the on television, here are some factoids that will help you enjoy it all to the fullest.

What's News In Booze: 5 New Spirits

Tony Sachs | Posted 07.13.2011 | Home
Tony Sachs

If you like to drink, you couldn't be living in a better time. Everything from a barrel-aged Negroni to a peanut butter-and-jelly sandwich in cocktai...

How a Beefeater and a Tortoise Captured America's Attention

Julia Stuart | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Julia Stuart

In all my escapist reveries I never imagined the amazing response that my second novel, The Tower, the Zoo and the Tortoise would receive in America.

Need An Excuse To Drink Some Gin? It's Charles Tanqueray's 200th Birthday!

Tony Sachs | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Tony Sachs

To commemorate Charles Tanqueray's birthday, I've decided -- in addition to quaffing a large, ice-cold martini -- to write about some of the gins and gin-related stuff I've been trying lately.

2 Beefeaters Fired For Bullying Female Colleague At Tower Of London

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

LONDON — Two ceremonial guards known as Beefeaters at the historic Tower of London were fired Wednesday after an internal investigation found th...

For The Perfect End-Of-Summer Cocktail, Keep It Simple: In Praise Of The Gin & Tonic

Tony Sachs | Posted 03.23.2012 | Home
Tony Sachs

I was intrigued when an invitation came down the pike to attend a talk/demo about the humble gin & tonic, sponsored by Tanqueray and featuring globe-trotting brand ambassador Angus Winchester.