Lanson Black Label NV Champagne

A couple of weeks ago I was lucky enough to take a short break to the United Arab Emirates. On the plane ride from London Heathrow to Abu Dhabi they were serving Lanson Black Label as their “House” Champagne. So having more than a couple of hours to spare I thought I’d do a tasting.

Malibu Pina Colada

The weather is getting warmer and summer is just around the corner. Well unless you live int he UK, then its still cold but hopefully summer is just around the corner. Either way Malibu has a fantastic way to keep cool on those hot summer days.

Royal Dragon Imperial Vodka Tasting

No one can deny that this bottle of vodka looks stunning. Each bottle is made by hand with a hand made crystal glass dragon inside which makes it very difficult to photograph. Suspended in the vodka is 23 carrot gold leaf that certainly looks impressive. The actual vodka is made in Russia and uses winter harvested rye. This is believed to provide a much cleaner and crisper vodka without the oiliness associated with some less premium vodkas.