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The Perfect Pour

Wine and Spirits

The Perfect Pour

A deep dive into the world of Macallan Scotch whisky.

Sohm looks at the color and how fine the mousse is — the fine streams of bubbles — a sign of great quality.

Wine and Spirits

How to Drink Grower Champagne

Legendary sommelier Aldo Sohm on rarer bubbles.

Tonga Room, San Francisco.

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The Sweet Escape

On the enduring allure of the tiki bar.

Buenos Aires's tastemakers (the designers of the new Park Hyatt Buenos Aires Palacio Duhau, for one) turn to Vanina Mizrahi for their carpets. Of her made-to-measure pieces in pure wool, we especially love the Retro group—sixties- and seventies-style circles and undulating stripes—as well as the Floral line, which incorporates black Chinese poppies on a field of bone white. $ Carpets, $250 to $300 a square meter (each takes eight to ten weeks to complete); 54-11/4834-6594;

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