Best Brandy Glasses and Cognac Snifters

Ten Quintessential Cognac and Brandy Glasses

From with wine regions of western France to the fields of South Africa, brandy is among the world’s finest and most popular spirits. Made by distilling wine in wooden casks, it has been enjoyed by both princes and paupers since the 1600s. For anyone who serves only top-shelf spirits at home, quality counts when it […]

What is a growler of beer

What is a Growler? – It’s More than Just a Beer Jug!

We’re all familiar with everyday beer containers such as pint glasses, steins, brown bottles, and aluminum cans, but someone who’s just starting to learn about the craft beer scene might encounter a mysterious and little-known receptacle: the beer growler. What seems at first glance like an ordinary jug is an important tool for transporting draft […]

Backyard and Chill – A Guide to Porch Parties

Large or small, benches or chairs, front yard or back yard, deck or no, porches come in all styles and fashions. As the tail end of summer continues to drag on, it is the absolute best time to take advantage of these warm nights and your outside space. Whether you’re throwing an all day backyard bash or a picturesque […]

How to Make Green Beer

How to Make Green Beer

While I’m not quite sure missionary and patron saint, St. Patrick, would exactly love how we have chosen to celebrate his memory but it sure is a lot of fun. And combined with the bright green Irish decorations, and St. Patricks day party food, the best thing about this holiday is of course the green […]

Mardi Gras Party Ideas

Mardi Gras Party Ideas that Will Get You All the Beads

For those of us that have to work on Fat Tuesday, and seldom never get the chance to actually travel to New Orleans, Mardi Gras can be a surreal experience. You see all your Facebook friends who somehow had the means to get there as they party the week away, gradually transitioning from Friday meme […]

Ultra-Merry Christmas Party Games for Adults

As future generations of holiday revelers embrace new trends in celebrating, it’s important to pass down a tradition that truly defined our generation: holiday party games. These Christmas party games for adults weren’t born on the internet, but in the living rooms of people stuck inside over a three day weekend, either because of wintry weather or […]

Holiday Drinks and Appetizers

Fabulous Holiday Drinks and Appetizers

The holidays are fast approaching, which means lots of shopping, celebrating, and entertaining. There are tons of recipes out there for fabulous holiday drinks and appetizers, but we’ve narrowed it down to a few that we think will really impress your guests! It wouldn’t be December without some smooth, creamy eggnog. Several varieties are available […]