When it comes to Scotch whisky, commonly called Scotch, people are serious … especially those making the pilgrimage to one of the five distillery regions. In this installment of “From the Source” Paste Travel takes a look at the brief history of uisge beatha (the water of life) and which locations are worth the trek.
However, the inability to stock up on stogies is the perfect excuse to plan a trip. If you are ready to pack your bags, you are in good company. Below is brief history and tutorial about cigar making and the best locations to enjoy the process when you arrive 90 miles south of Florida.
Athens, Georgia, is more than the home of the University of Georgia and a longstanding music scene; the small town is a foodie’s dream. Brimming with starving students, struggling musicians, well-heeled professors and worldly patrons, the city delivers a wide range of restaurant choices. Many of the community’s eateries utilize homegrown, seasonal or sustainable sources for ethical and tasty cooking. To experience Athens’ diverse center, a handful of classic, musically historic and lasting establishments take precedent.
Stop on by for some tunes and soul-serving southern dishes.