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Delight in a sun-soaked summer experience, from August 1–7, inspired by the natural luxury found in the South of France.
Bringing the sophistication and beauty of the French Riviera yachting lifestyle to Vancouver, GREY GOOSE Vodka is hosting an intimate experience in an unforgettable setting—aboard a private GREY GOOSE Vodka yacht for only five days this summer, August 3-7.
Celebrate the sunniest season with one of these incredible recipes, courtesy of Skrewball Peanut Butter Whiskey
Here's 5 last-minute solutions starting at $26.
When you really need to make an impression.
You're ready to level up from G&Ts. We believe in you.
This St. Patrick's Day, let's master some armchair travel (with a little help).
Trans Am shares a deceptively simple (and our new go-to) cocktail recipe.
It's a new take on the Fall spirits release.
Its latest accolade only underscores this fact.
Think of this as the Negroni's Canadian cousin.
Some bottles, last forever but some are long gone.
Gone are the days when the best non-alcoholic drink money could buy was a Shirley Temple with *gasp* a maraschino cherry.
This may be the most international whisky ever made.
Nightingale's Tim Lambden designed the signature cocktail for 2019.
Perfect ice Scotsman's professional ice machines are now available for the home.
Beat the heat with these sweet and cold alcoholic refreshments.
It's a much bigger space, but you still might have to wait for a seat.
Feel the wind in your hair as you make your way from one craft brewery to another in Metro Vancouver, Victoria and Kelowna.
Exhibit A: this gorgeous bottle from Bacardi that's a whopping $28.50.
Take Halloween up a notch with the Bacardi Zombie Cocktail.
Award-winning bartender Kaitlyn Stewart shares a trio of recipes to keep the summer vibes going through the long weekend.
Get your chill on.
New cocktails recipes (from this year's Crate and Barrel x Western Living #CrateCocktails event) just in time for the holiday season.
The annual Okanagan Spirits Craft Distillery Mixoff proves cocktails can taste "grape" with the right combination of spirits, liqueurs and wine.
[In Partnership with Big Rock Brewery] Decades on from their humble beginnings in Calgary, Big Rock continues their own tradition of utilizing high quality ingredients and marching to the beat of their own drum.
Do try these recipes at home.
The proof? This J.P. Wiser's blend of 52-year-old malt scotch and 16-year-old whisky.
Lauren Mote shares her recipe for a holiday cocktail that breaks the mould.
Victoria Gin was the West's first craft gin superstar and now it finally looks the part.
A few new additions to your drinkware collection make happy hour all the more fun.
With the 8th Annual Deighton Cup around the corner, a two-time Cocktail Jockey winner lets us in on his secret.
Add these patio-perfect cocktails to your summer drinking playbook.
Shaun Layton shares his tips and recipes for crafting the ultimate version of the classic cocktail.
They may be more complicated than a G&T, but these two recipes are worth the effort.
The Pan Pacific's latest renovation brings with it a suite of local cocktails. This one's great for sunsets.
The perfect drink and dessert pairings to complete your Valentine's Day romances.
It may be worth taking an international trip, just to grab one of these rare drams for Robbie Burns' Day.
In what could also be called "4 Wines for Craft Beer Lovers," experts DJ Kearney and Ken Beattie pair wine with their beer counterpart.
And the winner gets to purchase one of the rarest whiskies in the world. For $45,000.
Our food and all-things-beverage editor shares his top three NYE booze picksbest enjoyed in this order.
Come countdown time, the Western Living team will be toasting the New Year with one of these.
Scott McCallum and Victoria Walsh's Field Guide to Canadian Cocktails has everything you need to know about shaking up something wonderful in the Great White North.
Get into the holiday spirits with these eight festive cocktail recipes.
Ol' Blue loved his Jack Daniel's and now Jack is returning the favour.
Top gifts for the cold brew fans on your Christmas list.
The just-released Crown Royal Northern Harvest Rye took top spot in the most recent edition of Jim Murray's Whisky Bible.
After all, you'll want to make this Lavender Gin Sour recipe.
The latest 007 flick, Spectre, has us itching to get our Bond-inspired drink on.
Hard-to-find ingredients and expert techniques are needed if you want to try these delicious recipes.
B.C. is celebrating our province's growing cider industry with tastings, tap takeovers and other events.
And that's why your Manhattans, Martinis and Negronis don't taste right.
Hot days were made for easy-drinking, citrusy and floral drinks.
If it works even a little bit isn't it worth it?
Even though we're spoiled for choice in the beer department (craft breweries now more ubiquitous than yoga studios), these are the four beers the WL editorial team keeps reaching for this summer.
Chambar's new series of Basque-inpsired cocktails make patio sipping a cross-cultural affair.
From thirst-quenching Pink Lemonade to lavender gin, these five summer cocktails make the best of the Okanagan Valley's craft spirits.
Theres a distilling boom under way smack in the middle of wine country.
Albertas first craft distillery opens a new visitor centre and tasting room located in historic Turner Valley
Become a mixologist at your next garden party with these four tea-infused cocktail recipes.
Because in this age of huge conglomerates, Compass Box captures the soul of making whisky.
It turns out that the Crown in Crown Royal actually means something.
Give this beautiful red to someone who can resist opening it right awaya five-year wait will make it even better.
You always called it "Rye" and now it actually is.
How a $100 Vodka may be the best buy out there.
The fave new cocktail of our Drinks Editor.
Long Table Distillery and craft bartender Cole Benoit invite you to their new cocktail laboratory.
The iconic Islay whisky doesn't change their lineup very often but when they do it's time to stand in line.
What's the difference between black tea, green tea and rooibos? Beloved the world over, the humble cup of tea has evolved from its original medicinal origins in China into the comforting brew we know and love today. Here, four of its most familiar types.
The right bourbon, as American as apple pie, is a key component of a well-stocked bar.
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