Brokers Premium Gin sold to the McCormick Distillery Company

Dear McCormick Friends, (Please read below) Good news:  Broker Premium Gin announced, today, it will now become part of the McCormick’s Distillery portfolio. Martin and Andy Dawson will stay on for a couple years in the role as Brand Ambassadors for McCormick’s ownership of Brokers Gin. I had the fortune to have worked with Brokers…

Winners of The Spirits International Prestige (“SIP”) AwardsThe Spirits

The SIP – Spirits International Prestige Awards are now announced for 2013. We at Lighthouse Group and Tequila Total are proud to represent premium Spirit Brands that have won a number of major awards this year. Best in Class-Platinum: Congratulations to KAH tequila’s for winning across the range as Best in Show. Distinguished Platinum winner:…

Blanco Tequila: The Great Divide

Tequila — good tequila — is made entirely from the fruit of the blue agave, a succulent plant. But tequila is no longer the only agave spirit that’s widely available. In the last decade, the spread of excellent mezcals has offered a fresh perspective on the joys and complexities of agave spirits. In the process,…

To the Bitters End

Amor y Amargo is the place to get geeky about bitters, the distilled herbs, peels and spices that give cocktails their oomph. The East Village bar is a bit of a pivot for Ravi DeRossi, who runs next-door hotspots Death & Co. and Cienfuegos, among others. The bar is half cocktail den and half storefront….

Press Release – A Record Year for Broker’s Gin

Brokers Gin has been battling the big names in the Premium Gin Category for the past 12 years. Brokers Gin unique approach to natural herbs and spice creating the cleanest tasting Gin and so it is awarded. See Below… Broker’s Gin celebrates record year – 75% increase and more duty free listings –  Broker’s Gin…

Cocktails for the weekend with La Fee

Here are some thoughts for mixing La Fee Absinthe…. Classic Absinthe Cocktails Morning Glory Fizz 45ml Blended Scotch whiskey 15ml  LA FEE Absinthe 15ml Lime juice 10ml Lemon juice 2tsp Castor sugar 1 Egg white Syphon selters or vichy water to top Add all ingredients except syphon selters to your mixing glass. Dry shake (without…