Celebrating Thanksgiving with Laird’s Applejack

Celebrating Thanksgiving with Laird’s Applejack By Bob Lipinski And you thought apples were only for eating… Laird’s is America’s first and oldest commercial distillery. Records indicate that William Laird, a County Fyfe Scotsman, settled in Monmouth County, New Jersey and … Continue reading

Hugel: The Jewel of Alsace

Hugel: The Jewel of Alsace By Bob Lipinski   Alsace is a storybook region dotted with picturesque villages in northeast France. It occupies a narrow strip of land between Strasbourg and Mulhouse. It is no more than four miles wide … Continue reading