I am not a cider person. Pretty much every time I try cider I don’t enjoy it. Usually it is just too sweet. But I think mainly I have been trying pretty bad ciders. So far on this trip I have tried a few apple ciders and some straight apple juice and actually enjoyed both […]
Entries Tagged as 'Non-Beer Beverages'
February 16th, 2014 · No Comments
January 16th, 2014 · No Comments
Galway, Ireland was very good to us. It is a wonderful place to spend Christmas and New Years. They are serious about their holiday fun in Galway and that of course means a good amount of drinking too. It helps the craic (fun or good times) as they would say here. And we had some […]
December 2nd, 2013 · 1 Comment
I have in my hand a small bottle of one of my favorite Irish whiskeys I have had so far. Not only is it a very tasty product but it also has one of the best names ever. Writers Tears is an independent bottling blend that is made to evoke the type of whiskey that […]
November 9th, 2013 · Comments Off
A few photos of some of the drinks we had in Transylvania.
October 5th, 2013 · 2 Comments
I tried to come up with a clever title for this post, but really, do I need anything more gimmicky than what it actually is–an entire festival devoted to Hungarian sausage and fruit brandy? The festival is held at Buda Castle, an impressive arrangement of enormous gilded buildings on a a very high hill on […]