Book Review: Tipsy Treats: Alcohol-Infused Cupcakes, Marshmallows, Martini Gels, and More!

This recipe book by Autumn Skoczen, owner of Auts Tipse treats, celebrates adult freedoms, first by detailing baking methods for a variety of indulgent sweets, then by enhancing said baked desserts with alcoholic beverages.

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Village Voice 3rd Annual Holiday Spirits Cocktail Cruise Sails on Nov. 19

On Thursday, November 19th, The Village Voice will host its third annual Holiday Spirits cocktail cruise, featuring unlimited sampling from 25+ spirits, complimentary buffet dinner, and a cruise around Manhattan and the New York Harbor.

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Armagnac: Cognac’s Lesser-Known Cousin and Rising Star

In its Autumn 2013 issue, Canadian lifestyle publication NUVO Magazine takes a look at the AOC spirit known as Armagnac. Produced in France’s Armagnac region found southeast of Bordeaux, this lesser-known cousin to Cognac is often described as more rustic, with fuller flavors and aromas, as well as a smoother, rounder texture.

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