Ernest Hemingway pouring pisco

Happy Birthday Hemingway!

Today would have been Ernest Hemingway’s 112 birthday!!

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Copa America 2011

Peru vs Chile – The Pisco War

The never ending battle.  These two countries are always at odds for one thing or another.  There are historical battles, patent battles and of course the biggest of them all, the PISCO BATTLE!

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Pisco and Coca Cola

Pisco Cocktail of the week – Piscola

It’s Friday and here’s a fabulous cap for the end of your week.

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Bartender at Pio Pio in New York

The Fastest Growing Spirit in the U.S.

Here Here…

According to an article in the New York Times last week, Pisco is the fasted growing spirit in the country!

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New York City and Pisco

Pisco in New York

CBS Best of New York did a write up on the best Pisco cocktails to find in the city. 

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quebranta grapes-what is pisco

Grape Tutorial: Quebranta

Oh Quebranta my love!  The Quebranta grape is the strongest of all pisco grape varietals. 

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Pisco Cocktail_Red Fire Cracker

Pisco Cocktail of the Week – 4th of July Special

It’s Friday – whoop! Double whoop for the long weekend!  To help you celebrate American Independence, here at Pisco Aficionado, we created the Red Fire cracker. 

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Pisco Porton in Shakira Rabiosa music video

Porton & Shakira make you Rabiosa!

Have you seen Shakira’s new music video for her single Rabiosa?

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Ceviche and Pisco Sour

Happy Ceviche Day!

Today, June 28th is National Ceviche Day in Peru (dia del ceviche). 

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Pisco 100 by Shelly Alger

Pisco 100 gets 94 point rating!

Pisco 100 was rated by Anthony Dias Blue in June’s issue of The Tasting Panel.

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Pisco Sour Limes on Tree

Lemon or Lime in your Pisco Sour?!

What a dilemma this has been!?  Lemon or Lime!? 

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Pisco Cocktail - Strawberry Sour

Pisco Cocktail of the Week – Strawberry Sour

And another friday rolls around – toast to your hard work with this week’s cocktail of the week, a twist on the classic pisco sour; a strawberry sour. 

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