Pear Martini Recipe

The Best Pear Martini Recipe

One night of martinis is worth a thousand pictures. Isn’t that the old saying? Maybe not, but we’ve certainly lived through many unforgettable parties while sipping very dry martinis into the wee hours. My favorite thing about these notoriously strong cocktails is their versatility. Sweet, savory, gin, or vodka, these deliciously stiff drinks always pack […]

Toys for Tots Donate Toys

Toys for Tots Donation Drive 2015

During the month of October, initiated a way to partner with our customers to give back for the holidays. We wanted to find a fun way to provide Christmas help for needy families. For one week, we committed to donating gifts to Toys for Tots for every purchase over $100 made on our website. […]

Apple Cider Cocktails

Simple & Scintillating Apple Cider Cocktails

Picture yourself sitting under a cozy blanket, cinnamon candles lit, and Netflix keeps asking you “are you still watching?”, well duh. What could take this perfect fall day to the next level? A crisp apple cider cocktail of course! Whether you opt for classic apple cider spiked with whiskey or want to try something a little […]

Best Boozy Adult Halloween Costumes

Best Boozy Halloween Costumes for Adults

Thousands of years ago, the holidays that eventual became Halloween were primarily for adults. Over the centuries, it became about kids trick-or-treating and pumpkin patches. But now, thanks to, well, who knows, grown-ass adults are getting in on the action again, and it’s more than just stealing mini Snickers bars from the kiddie bags after […]

Cooking with Beer Desserts

9 Easy Dessert Recipes Starring Beer as the Main Ingredient

Mmmm, beer. The cornerstone of any healthy and nutritious meal. Okay, maybe switch out the word “meal” for “dessert” and we may have something. But seriously, guys, if you haven’t heard there are food geniuses out there creating dessert recipes and using BEER as the star ingredient. Let’s just say my life is made, colors […]

Applebee's Happy Hour

Live Your Best Life at Applebee’s Happy Hour

Make no mistake: when I decided to do a review of the Applebee’s happy hour, I thought it would be funny. Every intention would be made to order obnoxiously named drinks and uber-basic food. A post full of punny criticisms and elitist references to decor that looks like a clearance sale at HomeGoods. However, I […]

Liquor Pronunciation Guide

How to Pronounce Curaçao, and 31 Other Tricky Liquor Names

You don’t have to be drunk for liquor pronunciation to be tricky. With wines, spirits, beer, and liqueurs from all over the world showing becoming more popular, you have to know a million different languages to keep from sounding like a square when you order drink. The desire to sound like you know what you’re talking about when […]

Gin Mixed Drinks

The 10 Best Gin Drinks Since the Martini

Gin is a true contender for the most popular spirit of all time. When you crack open a book containing the all-time classic mixed drinks, you’ll find more gin cocktails than any other variety. From simple to elaborate, the one thins that is never missing from good gin drinks is flavor. The history of gin […]

Best Tom Collins

The Best Tom Collins Recipe

I’m a huge fan of gin cocktails. When I walk into any new bar or restaurant, I immediately take a look at their specialty cocktails, and if they offer one, the first thing I try is their signature gin drink. Many modern craft cocktails are direct descendants of the Tom Collins. Made with the world’s most […]