Archives: Whiskey

Some Drink it Hot

February 7, 2014 by Aaron Goldfarb | No Comments | Filed in Whiskey, Wine

I’ll be honest, I like to make a hot cocktail on occasion. Even more honestly, I’d rather be freezing my ass off cupping a hot mug of mulled wine, than sweating my ass off trying to grasp a slippery beer koozie. I covered this very topic on Esquire this week, offering a few of my […]

Stranahan’s Colorado Whiskey

August 31, 2009 by Aaron Goldfarb | 2 Comments | Filed in Grade: A regular, Whiskey

Unorthodox Orthodox I live in a very Jewish part of town known as:  Manhattan.  And, after an incident on Sunday, and if I can stereotype a bit, here I recollect on the ten most atypical things I have seen an NYC Orthodox Jew do. 10. There was the time an Orthodox Jew sat beside me […]

Irish Carbomb

October 21, 2008 by Aaron Goldfarb | 8 Comments | Filed in Brewer: Guinness, Whiskey

ABV insignificant The Vice Blogger quite notably hates shots. Catchers gear may be the so-called “tool of ignorance,” but shots are the libations of fools.  Shots are for people that don’t like the taste of alcohol.  They’re for people that like giving unnecessary high-fives and woowooing (not a coincidence that that’s a name of a […]

Bangladeshi Mystery Whiskey

October 7, 2008 by Aaron Goldfarb | 7 Comments | Filed in Whiskey

They tritely say that when life gives you lemons you should make lemonade.  Well when bad shit happens to me, I figure at least I’ll get a funny tale from it.  Heading to Astoria last night to retrieve my lost and found cell phone, I figured I might get an amusing update to yesterday’s post.  […]

Jameson Irish Whiskey

June 17, 2008 by Aaron Goldfarb | No Comments | Filed in Country: Ireland, Grade: A-/B+, Whiskey

40% ABV My friend Derek and I often like to joke about what we’ll do when we’re “fuck you” money rich. Derek hates incompetent jack-off drivers. Thus he claims that any time he saw someone do something stupid on the road in front of him he would just ram into them. Not maliciously or dangerously, […]