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Pour Yourself a (Jancis) Glass & Enjoy Our Top Posts of 2019

Pour Yourself a (Jancis) Glass & Enjoy Our Top Posts of 2019
Whatta year. We at Skurnik are endlessly proud of our Brand Management team, who, among seemingly hundreds of other responsibilities, are frequent contributors to the blog and our social media presence (shameless plug: catch us on Facebook, Instagram, & Twitter,...

Skurnik Goes to Italy 2016

Skurnik Goes to Italy 2016
Italy… Home to more varieties of grapes and cheeses than any other country. Italy… Whose beauty has stunned the world since the counting of time. Italy… Where wine is as much a part of life as coffee and breathing! In...

Three Days in Oaxaca

Three Days in Oaxaca
With agave distillates continuing to grow in popularity, mezcal in particular, adventurous spirit enthusiasts are traveling to Mexico at unprecedented rates. If you visit Oaxaca today, chances are strong you will bump into other mezcal connoisseurs and collectors – or...

Three Days in the Langhe

Three Days in the Langhe
The vines that ensconce the hills of Italy’s Langhe region, deep in the heart of Piedmont, produce some of the world’s most incredible and age-worthy wines. The view from one of these hills encompasses a panorama of towns topped with medieval churches and...

Rhum Agricole: Guadeloupe & Martinique

Rhum Agricole: Guadeloupe & Martinique
The Other 2% Rhum Agricole screams of place. Everything matters. From the type of water to the soil, from the varietal of sugercane to the unique farming practices, from the stills to the hands of people who shape this special...

El Dorado Rum: A Taste of Demerara

El Dorado Rum: A Taste of Demerara
Getting there was a challenge – there were late night flights, unexpected layovers due to tropical storms, phones that fell to earth from two stories up – but when our little group of explorers finally arrived in Georgetown, Guyana to...