from India Insight:

Liquor retailers toast online model in India

October 17, 2013

When Dhruv Khandelwal started working as an equity research analyst after finishing his MBA in the United States, he wanted to start an Indian financial services website. That changed when Khandelwal and his friends ran out of beer on a Sunday afternoon.

from Photographers' Blog:

The water of life, the spirit of Scotland

January 23, 2013

Craigellachie, Scotland

By David Moir

Scotch whisky is big business. With sales well over 5 billion pounds per year it’s an industry that has gripped the growing middle classes around the world. Including in countries where sales previously struggled and with drinks industry companies eager to quench that thirst with huge modern computer run distilleries being built around the globe producing more and more of the liquid.
But one thing still remains true in its production, oak casks.

from Oddly Enough Blog:

Are these the missing links?

November 13, 2011

Blog Guy, I want to order one of those elaborate fantasy photos you set up for your readers. You know, the really strange stuff, like that hotel suite with chocolate furniture, and like Sylvester Stallone's bathroom, and...

from Oddly Enough Blog:

$2,250? You’re off your trolley!

November 7, 2011

Blog Guy, has your Thanksgiving Williams-Sonoma catalog arrived yet? I can't wait to see what expensive specialty gadgets we need to help us prepare the most traditional meal of all.

from Oddly Enough Blog:

Bear number four, step up and growl…

October 26, 2011

Here's something  you don't find every day. My Washington Post tells me a guy drove his car off a road and into a canal here in the nation's capital. The man, who was charged with driving under the influence, told police he had seen a bear.

from Oddly Enough Blog:

Well, time to slap the old vodka bottle!

October 18, 2011

Blog Guy, I know you're an expert on other cultures, and I have a question.

I just heard an Eastern European expression, "slapping the old vodka bottle." Jeez, I'm really hoping that's not a euphemism for...

from Oddly Enough Blog:

What’s better than camping out drunk?

September 17, 2011

Congratulate me, Blog Guy! I'm going to Oktoberfest this year! It's a life-long dream come true!

from Oddly Enough Blog:

Honey, I’m on my way!

August 15, 2011

Blog Guy, you know that place in Siberia you say is the goofiest place on earth? I think you call it Wackytown, and you organize tours there.

from Oddly Enough Blog:

This gunman goes into a bar, see…

May 18, 2011

I'm not sure when our state lawmakers  began competing to pass the most wacky weapons laws,  but it's getting pretty hard to keep up with them.

from The Great Debate:

Why does Warren Buffett hate oenophiles?

By Guest Contributor
November 8, 2010

EXHIBITIONS-WINE/BAROLO

By David White
The opinions expressed are his own.

Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway recently purchased Tennessee's largest alcoholic beverage distributor. This move comes just months after Berkshire Hathaway also acquired liquor distributors in Georgia and North Carolina.