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BEST of LUXURY

Luxury is in the eye of the beholder, but when it comes to the luxury lifestyle, we like to think that we know a thing or two.

Best Fine Spirits
Best Fine Spirits

Champagne | Armand de Brignac

Armand de Brignac is marvelously complex and full-bodied, with a bouquet that is both fresh and lively. Its sumptuous, racy fruit character is perfectly integrated with the wine's subtle brioche accents. Its texture is deliciously creamy and the palate has great depth and impact with a long and silky finish. A superb and singular example of a Prestige Champagne.

Best Fine Spirits

Bourbon | Pappy Van Winkle Family Reserve 20 Year Old

Pappy Van Winkle 20 Year is aged 20 years and bottled at 90.4 proof for a wonderfully smooth and rich profile. No other bourbon today can stand 20 years of aging, but this bourbon does it with style. Pappy Van Winkle was a true character and like its namesake, this bourbon whiskey is full of character - quite a remarkable whiskey. It's Intense and tantalizing. Smooth with a citrus zest note. Some sherry notes, dried fruits and vanilla. The finish is long and elegant.

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Whiskey | Midleton Barry Crockett Irish Whiskey

Midleton Very Rare Irish Whiskey is Ireland's most exclusive whiskey. Only a small number of casks are hand-selected by the Master Distiller at the Midleton Distillery each year. The whiskeys in Midleton Very Rare are aged between 12 and 25 years and are matured exclusively in special, individually selected bourbon-seasoned American oak casks. It is a unique taste sensation with fruits, honey and floral nuances all evident. Every year, each bottle of Midleton has its own serial number, and is personally signed by the Master Distiller to indicate guaranteed superior quality.

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Gin | Williams Chase Elegant Gin

The story of Williams Elegant Gin begins with vodka. It is a relatively unknown fact that gin is made from vodka, so, unlike other gins, Williams Elegant is truly single-estate from field to bottle. Chase presses their own organically grown cider apples from the family farm and ferments them into cider. They then distil the concoction into their very own Naked Chase and then then re-distil that with eleven carefully considered wild botanicals and naturally pure water taken from the aquifer running underneath their cider apple orchards. The result is our full bodied, sharp, yet fruity gin with tears and true provenance.

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Scotch | Glenmorangie 25 Year Old

The rarest and oldest member of the Glenmorangie family, this is a single malt of notable class and intensity. Full bodied and sumptuous, the Glenmorangie 25 Years Old is the real embodiment of the distillery's continued dedication to perfection. Matured in a range of casks including American white oak, Oloroso sherry casks and French Burgundy casks before being blended back together in exact quantities, the scotch is complex, bursting with deep flavors, and a perfect testimony to Glenmorangie's knowledge and experience.

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Rye Whiskey | WhistlePig Straight Rye Whiskey The Boss Hog

WhistlePig produces a 100-proof, straight rye whiskey, aged for at least ten years through a unique double-barrel process. Its Boss Hog is comprised of only 24 of the distillery's oldest and finest barrels. The Boss Hog is an audacious offering of pure barrel strength 100% single grain rye whiskey; there isn't a single drop of water. The result is a whiskey that combines more mighty flavor than can be found anywhere else. While maintaining subtle aromas and complexity, it's unparalleled even amongst the oldest of single malt scotches.

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Mezcal | Illegal Añejo Mezcal

Ilegal Mezcal is produced in small lots, with each bottle hand corked, labeled, and numbered. There are no additives, no artificial yeast, and no artificial coloring. The Añejo Mezcal is aged for 13 months in a blend of American and French oak and is a gorgeous spirit, rivaling the world's finest scotches and cognacs. Ilegal is a perfect balance of espadín agave flavors and light smoke. The company believe that mezcal is about the agave first, with smoke being a subtle accent. The result is a mezcal that is true to tradition and beyond compare.

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Absinthe | Larusée Bleue

Upon opening a bottle of Larusée, you are treated with a universe of complex flavors. You'll find a perfect balance of finely selected herbs and spices like anise star and fennel. Larusée Bleue is a seductive and refreshingly captivating absinthe. Produced by hand, it is described as subtle, yet complex and with a round note. Larusée is playing a key role in uniting absinthe with the fine, hand-made products of the highest quality.

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Rum | Appleton Estate 21 Year Old Rum

The Appleton Estate has been creating the finest rums in Jamaica's lush Nassau Valley since 1749. Each rum is handcrafted from start to finish and masterfully blended to offer rich aromas and complex flavors. The 21 Year Old Rum is a connoisseur-worthy blend the finest aged rums. Each rum is carefully selected by Appleton Estate's Master Blender for its unique character, flavor and bouquet. They are then blended to create a beautiful copper appearance with spicy and wooded notes. It's truly a sipping rum of the highest order.

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Vodka | Woody Creek Reserve Strobrawa Vodka

Woody Creek Distillers is the first and only craft distillery in the United States with control over every element of vodka production. WCD grows its own potatoes at Scanlan Family Farm in Woody Creek, Colorado, and sources local fruits, grains and mountain spring water to produce its line of ultra-premium American spirits. It's also the only distillery in North America to grow Stobrawa potatoes for vodka, having worked with two universities to obtain the seed. This Polish potato is revered for its composition and flavor, creating the finest vodka in the world.