The name “caviar” alone has evoked a sense of luxury and refined elegance since the time of Peter the Great. Indisputably, caviar is the finest and most luxurious of cuisines.
Cheese, glorious, cheese! Some contend that it makes everything better (we agree!). There are cheese makers around the world producing some delicious and interesting cheeses, but delicious and interesting often comes with a hefty price tag.
Whether you’re hosting a grand event or an intimate dinner, chances are one of the guests knows a fair amount about wine. They may even qualify as “the dreaded oenophile,” though rarely does one who qualifies refer to themselves that way. Still, they know what they know; they want what they want.
The world of single malt whiskey is a competitive one. Each year knowledgeable judges sample whiskeys (and whiskies) from around the world to determine their favorites for the year. Since many of these have been aging for years, sometimes decades, these awards are the culmination of passion and effort on the part of whiskey producers.
Some travelers seek out history, arts and culture—the Fontana di Trevi in Rome, Warkworth Castle in Northumberland or the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York. Others dot their tourist maps with Michelin-starred restaurants, famous food carts and wine-country stops.
Sun, sand and relaxation….everyone loves a Caribbean vacation. While you can’t bottle the sunshine or the cool tropical breeze, you can certainly bring home the taste of the tropics. And there is nothing more iconic to island life than rum.
As Dubai has risen to the playground for the rich and famous, it has also risen to provide for the needs of its visitors. From five star resorts and spas to world-class shopping, Dubai has everything imaginable for a luxury vacation, including an amazing array of dining options.
At the high end—much like it is for single malt Scotch whiskey—the rule of the day for tequila is to sip, consider and enjoy at great leisure.
There are many factors taken into consideration when determining the value of a bottle of wine. The most expensive bottles of wine sold at auction increased in value due to their distinguished provenance. Outside of auctions, however, what differentiates one bottle of wine from another?
While the Michelin Star hasn’t been awarded in the areas most people visit when they go to Morocco, there are some noteworthy restaurants which may be on their way to earning a Michelin Star in the near future.