How to Drink Brandy?

Answer The name "brandy" means "burnt wine," and brandy is distilled from wine or fruit to produce an after-dinner elixir that is 35-to-60 percent alcohol by volume. This drink can be enjoyed with some kn... Read More »

Top Q&A For: How to Drink Brandy

When drinking brandy and wine during the same evening, which one would be better to drink first?

The one with the highest alcohol content goes first, followed by the lower one. So, brandy first, then wine.This is not an old wives' tale. It has to do with how your stomach reacts to higher alc... Read More »

How are you supposed to drink brandy And is it the same thing as cognac?

My answer is long but thorough.The first question is the easiest to answer, and that is that there is only one way to drink a good brandy - from a snifter, with no rocks or mixer. Losuy brandies y... Read More »

I found out I like the taste of apricot brandy. Is this a gateway drink to liking fruity umbrella drinks?

It is a gateway to whistling Broadway show tunes and listening to Bette Midler.

Whats the difference between wine, beer, whisky, rum, brandy, gin, brandy & which is the best?

Wine is fermented, beer is brewed and spirits like whisky, rum, brandy and gin are usually distilled. Distilling is extremely dangerous so in most countries it is illegal to distill spirits withou... Read More »