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Why adding a drop of water can make whisky taste even better
Why adding a drop of water can make whisky taste even betterThe traditional way to savour scotch whisky is to add a dribble of water before sipping. Pub lore says that it makes the flavour pop, and experiments confirmed it and told us why. Now, chemists have duplicated that result without resorting to complicated ...read more
Source: New Scientist
Published on Thu, 17 Aug 2017 06:06:00 GMT
Why a few drops of water make whisky taste better
Why a few drops of water make whisky taste betterIgnore the snobs, because most experts agree: a few drops of water enhance the taste of whiskies, from well-rounded blends to peat bombs redolent of smoke, tobacco and leather. The only real question is, why is this true? The answer, a pair of biochemists ...read more
Source: Phys
Published on Thu, 17 Aug 2017 10:24:00 GMT
Why Adding Water to Your Whiskey Makes It Taste Better
Why Adding Water to Your Whiskey Makes It Taste BetterDon’t ever let people tease you for watering down your whiskey. If they’re true aficionados, they’ll know that adding a splash of water or a few cubes of ice to your drink will actually enhance its natural flavors. But how can something as flavorless ...read more
Source: mentalfloss.com
Published on Thu, 17 Aug 2017 14:08:00 GMT
Does adding water to whiskey really make it taste better? These researchers aimed to find out.
Does adding water to whiskey really make it taste better? These researchers aimed to find out.Two physical chemists walk into a bar. They order whiskeys, and a jolly Scotsman one stool over insists they add a splash of water to optimize the flavor of the spirits. Inspired by the smooth, smoky flavor, they vow to investigate a question whiskey ...read more
Source: St. Augustine Record
Published on Thu, 17 Aug 2017 13:21:00 GMT
Announcing Taste of Iceland in NYC, Seattle and Toronto 2017!
Announcing Taste of Iceland in NYC, Seattle and Toronto 2017!Taste of Iceland heads to the Big Apple Sept. 27-Oct. 1! Stop by Norman for an Icelandic menu prepared by Icelandic chef Viktor Örn Andrésson and his American counterpart, Andrew Whitcomb. Taste of Iceland’s acclaimed (free!) concert, Reykjavik Calling ...read more
Source: icelandnaturally.com
Published on Thu, 17 Aug 2017 11:48:00 GMT
Scientists Say Adding Water To Whiskey Can Indeed Make It Taste Better
Scientists Say Adding Water To Whiskey Can Indeed Make It Taste BetterThere has long been debate about whether adding a few drops of water to whiskey makes it more aromatic and flavorful or simply dilutes the beverage. From a scientific standpoint, it appears the pro-water groups’ talk of a better drinking experience is legit.read more
Source: GeoBeats on MSN.com
Published on Thu, 17 Aug 2017 10:33:55 GMT
Grand Opening of the Mad River Taste Place
Grand Opening of the Mad River Taste PlaceThe Mad River Taste place held a grand opening last Thursday, August 10. Vendors from around The Valley were able to showcase their products at the event. Wendy Knight, Vermont’s commissioner of tourism and marketing, officially opened the new attraction ...read more
Source: The Valley Reporter
Published on Thu, 17 Aug 2017 13:59:00 GMT
Homemade pizza offers a taste of simplicity
Homemade pizza offers a taste of simplicityIt’s a little weird to be back in The Tribune, I have to tell you. Seven years ago, I was the one editing columns. Today, I am the edited. That’s about the extent of my bona fides: I was the Food editor here for a few years, which was great, because if ...read more
Source: South Bend Tribune
Published on Thu, 17 Aug 2017 13:31:00 GMT
Russians May Have It Too Good for the Central Bank’s Taste
Russians May Have It Too Good for the Central Bank’s TasteGood news for most Russians may be bad news for the central bank as it waits to resume monetary easing after a pause in July. As wages grow and unemployment falls to near a record, households are increasingly turning away from saving. An index compiled by ...read more
Source: Bloomberg
Published on Thu, 17 Aug 2017 03:38:00 GMT
Why Trump's Awful Taste in Food Isn't Just an Issue of Taste
Why Trump's Awful Taste in Food Isn't Just an Issue of TasteYes, it's easy—and fun!—to make fun of Trump's taste in well-done steaks. But the president's stance on food reveals other, bigger, issues. Shortly before he was kicked to the curb, the former White House Communications Director Anthony “The Mooch ...read more
Source: GQ Magazine
Published on Thu, 17 Aug 2017 09:25:00 GMT