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November 2017
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The Morgan Library and Museum - Charles Dickens and the Spirit of Christmas, NY, NY, USA
Destinations
Charles Dickens A Christmas Carol - Leech  signature image Everywhere you look in New York City, the holiday spirit abounds with shop windows lushly dressed in extravagant splendor, chestnut vendors selling their wares on street corners, holiday markets brimming with colorful gifts, skaters swirling on the ice rinks, and holiday shows to spark the imagination and fill the spirit with joy. We visited The Morgan Library & Museum to see their Charles Dickens and the Spirit of Christmas exhibition that runs through January 14, 2018 to get a jump start on the holiday season, and fell in love (again) with Charles Dickens and the most beloved of Christmas stories.
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Catskill Distilling Company - The Art and Science 
Liquor Cabinet
Edward Nesta, Debra Argen - Catskill Distilling Company - Whiskey Barrels - photo by Luxury Experience When New York State passed the Farm Distillery Act in 2008, the Catskills got another reason to celebrate when the Catskill Distilling Company opened its doors in 2010 in Bethel, New York, and if the name Bethel seems familiar, it was the home of the iconic 1969 Woodstock festival. We took a drive to the Catskill Distilling Company to take a tour and taste their award-winning product line of  The Most Righteous New York State Bourbon Whiskey, Catskill Straight Rye Whiskey, Fearless Straight Wheat Whiskey, The One And Only Buckwheat, Wicked White Whiskey, Curious Gin, Peace Vodka, and Bosco Monte Vecchio Grappa.
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Neuhaus - Luxurious Belgian Chocolates
Luxury Products
Neuhaus Gold Holiday Box When it comes to sweet decadence, chocolate stands head and shoulders above other candy confections with its delightfully smooth, rich, and creamy sweetness that can only be achieved by using high quality chocolate. Neuhaus has been making luxurious chocolates in Belgium since 1857, and as my mother always says, practice makes perfect. Sumptuous gorgeous gems of chocolate presented in the impressive Neuhaus Holiday Premium Box may be the perfect gift for the chocolate lovers on your gift list. You may want to buy for an extra box or two for yourself though to ensure that the recipients receive their gift boxes fully intact.
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Alastair Greene - Dream Train
Music Scene
Aastair Greene - Dream TrainAlastair Greene - Dream Train  is a mélange of Blues and Southern Rock across 13-tracks of excellence with original music written by Alastair Greene featuring the trio of Alastair Greene, Jim Rankin, and Austin Beede, with an illustrious line-up of special guests including Walter Trout, Mike Finnigan, Dennis Gruenling, Debbie Davies, and Mike Zito, released on the Rip Cat Records label. If you love Blues and Southern Rock, you are going to love this release, I sure did! From start to finish Alastair Greene - Dream Train delivers the musical goods.
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The Most Righteous Straight Bourbon Whiskey - Catskill Distilling Company
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The Most Righteous New York State Straight Bourbon WhiskeyThe Most Righteous New York State Straight Bourbon Whiskey  made by the Catskill Distilling Company in Bethel, New York celebrates the area's agriculture,  its history as the first New York State distillery with the 2008 passage of the New York State Farm Distillery Act, and uses locally grown grains and natural processes for its distillation and aging. The result is a stunning bourbon whiskey that has great character, body, aromas, and flavor, that lends itself to be enjoyed neat, on the rocks, in cocktails or in culinary recipes. To celebrate its versatility, Luxury Experience created a special cocktail and culinary menu, Luxury Experience - The Most Righteous New York State Straight Bourbon Whiskey Taste of New York State Menu.
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Eliane Elias at Jazz at Lincoln Center, New York, NY, USA
Performances
Eliane Elias, Marc Johnson, Rafael Barata, Rubens de La_Corte - Brazil Set - Photo by Luxury Experience Fantastico! Brazilian singer, songwriter, composer, Jazz pianist and Grammy® winner Eliane Elias lit up the Rose Theater at Jazz at Lincoln Center in New York City, New York with her stunning performance on November 3, 2017, which was part of a two-night engagement. There are some musicians that leave a lasting impression; Eliane Elias is one of them. A gifted pianist, composer, and arranger, she sings and plays from the heart, leaving audiences breathless with her exuberance.
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Eliane Elias - Dance Of Time
Music Scene
Eliane Elias - Dance Of TimeEliane Elias - Dance Of Time marks Brazilian Jazz pianist, singer, songwriter, composer's 24th album. Released on the Concord Music Group label, this outstanding 12-track release has already earned two Latin Grammy® nominations for Best Latin Jazz Album and Best Engineered Album. The album celebrates the music that influenced Eliane Elias while growing up in Brazil, as well as the 100th anniversary of samba, so put on your dancing shoes and get ready for romance with this spectacularly brilliant release sung in English and Portuguese.
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Romeo and Juliet - Westport Country Playhouse, Westport, CT, USA
Performances
Westport Country Playhouse - Romeo and Juliet - James Cusati-Moyer, Nicole Rodenburg - photo by Carol Rosegg Bring on the romance! William Shakespeare wrote Romeo and Juliet in 1597, and it still spurs desire and romance, especially when skillfully directed by Mark Lamos and starring a stellar cast at the Westport Country Playhouse in Westport, Connecticut. A lavish set, sumptuous costumes, performances by a gifted cast make this play a shining star of the 2017 season at the Westport Country Playhouse and one that you will not want to miss. The play runs until November 19, 2017.
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Renaissance at The Town Hall, New York, NY, USA
Performances
Annie Haslam of Renaissance performing in NYC What a thrill it was to hear the symphonic rock band, Renaissance featuring the luscious vocals of Annie Haslam perform at The Town Hall in New York City. Longtime Renaissance fans flocked to the historic landmark for an unparalleled experience of hearing the multi-talented 6-member band perform with a 10-member chamber orchestra. What a night to remember!
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Quick Center For The Arts - Upside Down Inside Out Season Gala - Fairfield, CT, USA
Performances
Teresa Sauer, Debra Argen and Moses Ballapati - Qucik Center Fairfield, CT - photo by Luxury Experience What we especially love about the Quick Center for the Arts at Fairfield University in Fairfield, Connecticut is that there is always a program to appeal to everyone, and their Upside Down Inside Out Season Gala was an exciting, exhilarating, and engaging evening of exceptional artistry that was a combination of contemporary dance by Frédérick Gravel, cocktail party, and rock concert by Betty Bonifassi with dancing. Cutting edge performances and a stylish ambience helped create an evening that will be talked about for quite some time.
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Greenwich 2017 WINE Food Festival, Greenwich, CT, USA
Gastronomy
Adam Richman and Debra Argen - Greenwich WINE Food 2017 - photo by Luxury Experience The 2017 Greenwich WINE + FOOD Festival presented by Serendipity in Greenwich, Connecticut was truly a Luxury Experience! Imagine an all-day festival dedicated to wine, spirits, and food, with Greenwich's own Kathie Lee Gifford pouring her wines for attendees, cooking demos by Mario Batali, Adam Richman, Mary Giuliani, Samantha Benjamin, Alex Guarnaschelli, Kevin Des Chenes, Lindsay Perkins, Scott Conant, and Julia Deane, and more food and drink than you could possible consume, even in only small bites. The platinum-selling Pop band, TRAIN, was the grand finale, and as the icing on the cake, the festival benefitted the Mario Batali Foundation, The Friends of James Beard Benefits and the Town of Greenwich Parks and Recreation Foundation.
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Leo Fender: The Quiet Giant Heard Around The World by Phyllis Fender and Randall Bell
Music Scene
Leo Fender - The Quiet Giant Heard Around The World Writing about music since college, when I saw the book, Leo Fender: The Quiet Giant Heard Around The World written by Phyllis Fender and Randall Bell, I knew that it was a book I wanted to read, as guitarists have long cherished Fender guitars. Written by Leo Fender's widow, Phyllis Fender, and Randall Bell, who grew up in the same neighborhood as the Fenders, and whose father worked for the Fender company, the book is filled with fun, personal anecdotes and photos that humanize the creative genius who left his mark on the world and forever changed the sound of music and electric guitars.
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Boney James at B.B. King Blues Club and Grill, NYC, USA
Performances
Boney James at B.B. Kings NYC - photo by Luxury Experience Four-time Grammy® nominee Jazz Saxophonist Boney James played to a sold-out house at B.B. King Blues Club & Grill located in the heart of Times Square in New York City and Luxury Experience was there to experience the magic and the tremendous energy of an audience loving every minute of the music.
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Annie Haslam of Renaissance - Interview
Music Scene
Annie Haslam - Rainforest Painted GuitarAnnie Haslam whose fabulously distinctive voice is the signature of the symphonic rock band, Renaissance, took time to speak with Luxury Experience days before the band's upcoming tour starts on October 26, 2017 at The Ridgefield Playhouse in Ridgefield, Connecticut. Speaking at length about the band's upcoming tour, her life, and her art, Annie Haslam is the personification of a renaissance woman, which is defined as having many talents or areas of knowledge. 
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Blues Traveler 30th Anniversary Tour - Ridgefield Playhouse, Ridgefield, CT
Performances
Blues Traveler - Ridgefeidl Playhouse, Ridgefield, CT - photo by Luxury Experience We caught the Grammy® award winning, multi-platinum selling Rock band, the Blues Traveler 30th Anniversary Tour at The Ridgefield Playhouse in Ridgefield, Connecticut, and what a night it was! Founded in 1987 in Princeton, New Jersey, Blues Traveler is a rock band that has long been on our musical radar, and in our stacks of music.
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Sea Robins, Triggerfish & Other Overlooked Seafood - The Complete Guide To Preparing And Serving
Gastronomy
Sea Robins, Triggerfish and other overlooked seafoodSea Robins, Triggerfish & Other Overlooked Seafood - The Complete Guide To Preparing And Serving Bycatch by Chef Matthew Pietsch and James O. Fraioli deftly combines the culinary talents of Chef Matthew Pietsch, chef and restauranteur, with James Beard Award-Winning Author, James O. Fraioli. The esteemed Fabien Cousteau contributes an outstanding foreward. The result is an irresistible combination that showcases the need to consider, and enjoy, alternative fish and seafood, taking bycatch and making it commercially and culinarily desirable with inspired, delectable recipes.
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Simply Fish - 75 Modern and Delicious Recipes for Sustainable Seafood by Matthew Dolan
Gastronomy
Simply Fish - Sustainable Seafood by Matthew Dolan Love fish but have no idea how to cook it? Simply Fish - 75 Modern and Delicious Recipes for Sustainable Seafood by Matthew Dolan is a well-crafted, easy to follow cookbook that guides readers on the full fish experience from the water to the table providing information on what to look for, what to ask for, step-by-step recipes, suggestions for beverage pairings, and even has a dessert or two to provide you with the "tools" to create many wonderful (seafood sustainable) meals. Happy cooking!
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Patrick Bradley - Intangible
Music Scene
Patrick Bradley - IntangiblePatrick Bradley - Intangible marks the third release combining the talents of keyboardist Patrick Bradley and Jeff Lorber, and fans of instrumental Fusion Jazz are going to love this 10-track release. Joined by an impressive list of musicians: Paul Jackson, Jr., Michael Thompson, Adam Hawley, Jimmy Haslip, Andrew Carney, Gary Novak, and David Mann, make this a release you will want to add to your collection.
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Polyrhythmics - Caldera
Music Scene
Polyrhythmiscs - Caldera Seattle, Washington based instrumental Jazz Fusion band, the Polyrhythmics has a new album out, Polyrhythmics - Caldera and it is delectable! This talented 8-piece band brings a cohesive and freshness to this instrumental release that has a cutting-edge vibe that they recorded live with all members playing concurrently, which for the listener has the feel of sitting in a concert venue. The band wrote all 12-tracks on the release and it is definitely worth giving it many a listen.
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