Hoo-boy. Ok. So we start out with a tasty gin-based cocktail then roll into free-form conversation about Tony’s Labor Day trek to Nevada. After that, we riff on a call and then roll into a review of the Gurkha Evil cigar.
Jason and Tony discuss the kinds of people to avoid at the casino, then roll into the second part of their cigar tips. And what better way to wrap it up than with a home-made whiskey sour?
Use our Tony-developed official Vice Lounge Online Spirits Log to track your favorite spirits! Keep this one handy, perhaps close by your Cigar Evaluation Form.
Jason and Tony lament the decimation of comps, as told by Jean Scott. Then they riff off a lovely Q&A as presented by Cigar Aficianado magazine. Finally, in celebration of National Rum Day, the boys go all pirate on you by enjoying a premium sipping rum so you don’t have to. Oh, the sacrifices we make for our audience!
This week’s gambling lesson: Look at variation in addition to expected rate of return when you pick the “right” video poker game for you. Jason and Tony then enjoy an Arturo Fuente Hemingway Perfecto. After that, the Dynamic Duo declaim on the best ways to taste spirits.
Jason and Tony riff on what they’d do in Clark County if they had $10 billion to spend. Tony reviews the Aging Room Quattro, followed by Jason’s review of the Gurkha Wicked Indie. The dynamic duo enjoy a “new take” on the Dark and Stormy cocktail — leading to Jason’s tales of woe regarding the shipping of alcohol.