Tag Archives: Astor Wines

Rum Manhattan on the Rocks

A nice variation on a traditional Rye/Bourbon Manhattan this one uses Rum as its base with the addition of Luxardo and a splash of Orange Bitters.  A perfect summer sipper and (don’t tell anyone I said this) would actually work … Continue reading

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A Canadian Wine Section in a New York Wine Store!?

You could say I go to Astor Wines too much, I tend to stay in the front of the store where the bulk of the European wines are sold, being mostly interested in Spanish, French and Italian wines.  Since my … Continue reading

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Kosher for Passover Wine and Beyond

Once upon a time when you were looking for wine to buy for Passover you had a choice which basically came down to Manischewitz or Manischewitz.  Looking at the label now all I can think is: What a waste of good … Continue reading

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