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NYC’s 7 Best Bars For Fine Irish Whiskey

In celebration of this weekend’s St. Patrick’s Day holiday, we thought we’d pay homage to Irish whiskey, the fastest growing liquor category in the country.

CBS New York–01/08/2014

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N.J. Bar Accused Of Substituting Rubbing Alcohol For Premium Liquor

Was that really a Jack and Coke you had in New Jersey? It might not have been, but authorities in the Garden State are working to do something about it.

05/23/2013

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Whiskey 101 On The Couch

Pretty soon, New Yorkers will be able to get a taste of the best whiskeys in the world. Lauren Mayer and Gabby Shayne, the “Whiskey Sisters,” are hosting the Single Malt & Scotch Whisky Extravaganza at the Roosevelt Hotel.

04/09/2013

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7 Fun Ways To Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day In NYC

Celebrate the day that turns everybody Irish by taking a cooking course, enjoying a historical walking tour, dining on Irish grub, rocking out to live music – or all of the above. These are our favorite ways to celebrate St. Patty’s Day in the city.

03/11/2013

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Jana Kramer And Brett Eldredge Go Head-To-Head For This Week’s NFL Picks

The “Whiskey” gal and the “Don’t Ya” guy are going up against each other in this week’s football picks.

11/08/2012

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Jana Kramer Now Has One Up On Taylor Swift

Her debut single “Why Ya Wanna” hit Number 3 on the country singles charts this week, breaking a record previously owned by Taylor Swift. In our interview, Jana explains what that was all about.

10/05/2012

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Lee Brice Gets A Peek Inside Hank Williams, Jr.’s ‘Broom Closet’

When the “Hard To Love” singer was a struggling songwriter in Nashville, he got a chance to play music, drink whiskey, and talk about the Civil War with Hank Jr. “It was the night of my life,” he says.

10/04/2012

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Distilleries In New York Becoming More Common After Licensing Fee Cut

Industry City Distillery in Sunset Park is one of the latest to hit Brooklyn. It specializes in vodka made from beet sugar.

05/07/2012

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Jennifer Hudson On Witness List For Upcoming Murder Trial

Just over two weeks after saying goodbye to Whitney Houston – and performing a touching tribute to the local legend – Jennifer Hudson could face another emotional ordeal.

02/28/2012

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Drink NYC: Best 3 White Whiskey ‘Moonshine’ Cocktails In New York

White dog, moonshine, corn whiskey, raw whiskey, white whiskey–whichever name you call it, unaged, just-off-the-still whiskey is a hot trend in NYC.

07/20/2011