Malts Masterclass with Diageo at Whisky Live

I was eager to check out the second edition of Whisky Live Beirut last month, and what got me even more excited was an invitation to one of its most interesting masterlcasses this year: Malts Masterclass by Diageo’s Global Scotch Whisky Ambassador Donald Colville. Colville’s family history and own life are deeply intwined with whisky distillation, and it was an absolute pleasure meeting him, learning about his life journey with whisky and chat about his…

On Bargylus: The World’s Most Dangerous Wine

Arte.tv is the latest to produce a report on Bargylus, often labeled as the world's most dangerous wine. Since the beginning of the war, as harvest is approaching, samples of grapes come from the Bargylus vineyard located close to the Syrian coastal city of Latakia all the way to Beirut so that Karim & Sandro Saade can taste the grapes to determine the harvest date. The vineyard is owned by the Saadé brothers that have…
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Castle Black: A Game Of Thrones-Themed Bar in Zahle

2 months ago
I was checking some LBCI report on that pub and looked up its Facebook page. Castle Black is a Game Of Thrones themed bar open in Zahle and apparently the first in Lebanon. They’re showing ...
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Mike Kassabian Wins FIRST Prize At the Diageo #WorldClass2017 Global Finals

2 months ago
After winning Lebanon’s best mixologist title back in July, Sapa Beirut‘s Mike Kassabian flew to Mexico to represent Lebanon in the global finales and won the FIRST Prize in Cocktails at Home Challenge! This is ...
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Jim Beam Rocks 12-Hour Music Festival!

4 months ago
Jim Beam Rocks has become an annual tradition that many Lebanese, especially Rock fans, look forward to each summer. This summer, Jim Beam is upping the ante, with a 12-hour festival at Iris Beach Club ...
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Diageo World Class 2017: SAPA’s Mike Kassabian Best Bartender in Lebanon

4 months ago
In its sixth edition, Diageo World Class continues to look for Lebanon’s best mixologist and has selected last week Mike Kassabian from SAPA Best Bartender in Lebanon to represent his country in the global finale ...
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A Special Whisky Tasting Session at Phoenicia Hotel ahead of #WorldWhiskyDay

6 months ago
With an incredible selection that includes over 400 different whiskies, Phoenicia Hotel is as ready as ever to host the World Whisky Day in Beirut! World Whisky Day (WWD) is a worldwide celebration of whisky’s ...
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Blue Wine in #Lebanon

6 months ago
I’ve heard months ago about blue wine but I was never tempted to try it. The 11.5% alcohol content wine was produced by a Spanish company by combing red “and white grapes with organic pigments ...
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#KeepWalkingLebanon: The Resourceful Don’t Wait

7 months ago
Johnnie Walker revealed its 2017 edition of Keep Walking Lebanon a couple of weeks ago, and is shedding the light this year on the the resourcefulness behind every Lebanese. It’s a reminder that we Lebanese ...
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Almaza vs. Beirut Beer Round 2

9 months ago
I enjoyed Beirut Beer’s take on Almaza the first time but to be honest, it felts like they were just waiting for Valentine’s ad this week to react to it, which doesn’t play in their ...
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