Absinthe Archive

A Tale of Two Spirits – Monoranjan Roy CMD, Pincon Spirit Limited

Let me re-tell the Tale of two Spirits. Of two generations of highly creative people in two different lands, united in their raw creativity and their “weaknesses” (I personally prefer the term “willingness” – to indulge, imbibe) for their preferred poison. Ernest Hemingway, James Joyce, Charles Baudelaire, Paul Verlaine, Arthur Rimbaud, Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec, Amedeo Modigliani, Pablo Picasso, Vincent van Gogh, Oscar Wilde, Marcel Proust, Aleister

Of Wine,Women and Sommeliers – Arka Bhattacharya

“I am having a medium-rare steak with the sides of mac and cheese and corn, can you a red as well as a white wine to go with this?” “For the red I think a pinot noir, grand cru from the Vosne Romanee region, La Tache , Cote d’Or, burgundy, vintage 1994 and for white