Shade of Rose Wine

A Five Minute Guide to Rosé Wine

Just when you thought the rules of wine tasting were as simple as red and white, life throws you a curveball: rosé wine. Being knowledgeable about types of wine has always been an area of discomfort for some people, but with the proliferation of Food Network and boards full of infographics, being an amateur sommelier […]

National Lampoons Moose Mug

Ready for Eggnog? Win a Moose Mug for Christmas!

If you know and love the Griswold family from the National Lampoon Vacation classics, there is also a good chance you know and love Marty Moose. Well, prepare to get jolly! From November 13th through Cyber Monday we are giving away not one, but two Marty Moose glass mugs! Modeled exactly after the glasses Clark […]

How to throw a housewarming party

How to Throw a Housewarming Party

As if moving into a new home wasn’t stressful enough, as soon as you get moved in, it’s time to throw a party. Housewarming party ideas can be tricky, and if you’ve never hosted one, the etiquette can be confusing, as well. Who should be invited? Do I ask for gifts? What are we supposed […]

Sriracha Sauce

13 Ingenious Uses for Sriracha You Need To Know

Sriracha sauce is one of the hottest condiments around, and not just because it’s spicy. This sweet hot sauce has been available for decades, found on tables in barbecue shacks and Asian restaurants everywhere. But what is sriracha sauce? Named after the island in Thailand where it was created, sriracha sauce, sometimes known as “rooster […]

Satisfying Watermelon Summer Cocktails

Satisfying Watermelon Summer Cocktails

Few things epitomize the joys of summer better than fresh watermelon. No matter how hot the day gets, when you cut through the thick, green watermelon rind and into the bright pink fruit, there’s always a refreshing treat ready to help cool you down. Summer cocktails have a similar effect, especially when they come in […]

king of the grill photo contest

King of the Grill Photo Contest

You could win a prize package that includes:     Family Photos! Funny Photos! Food Photos! Terms and Conditions: One Prize package will be given awarded. Entries must be received by midnight on 7/31/2014. The prize winner will be announced no later than 8/08/14. If you have any questions, please contact us prior to entering. NO […]

Brazilian Mule Drink Recipe

Drink Recipes: Brazilian Mule

We really love Moscow Mules, and enjoy trying all of the many variations, such as the Mexican Mule, which replaces vodka with tequila. In honor of the World Cup, we wanted to share this great recipe inspired by one of Brazil’s native fruits. This Brazilian Mule recipe comes from the makers of VEEV spirit, a vodka alternative […]

Moscow Mule Shots

Moscow Mule Mugs – Are Copper Mugs Really Better?

A truly great cocktail is about more than alcohol swished together with your favorite mixer. Cocktails should heighten the senses with exquisite flavors, aromas, and presentation. The act of drinking, in and of itself, is a practice of camaraderie, bringing people together to laugh, share stories, and have fun. So any cocktail worth sipping should […]