Holiday Spiced Mulled Red Wine Recipe

Creating an enjoyable blend of mulled red wine is easy and this winter warmer-upper is always well received. Use this recipe as your base.


What’s better than tequila? Some would say a infused añejo tequila that’s high quality, completely unexpected, and a kick-in-the-pants to traditional spirits!

Sugarland Distilling Releases New Moonshine Flavors – Blueberry and Peanut Butter & Jelly

These two new moonshine flavors are here just in time for the holiday season, when families and friends gather to enjoy good food and fine spirits.

Prosecco Cocktails: the Ruffino Holiday Sparkler

The holidays are just days away, and if you’re like us, you need the perfect cocktail to please your guests, yet keep you from being stuck behind the bar all night! From romantic to sophisticated, homey to elegant, what you serve can set the mood for the entire evening. Enter the Ruffino Holiday Sparkler-it’s seasonal ingredients and holiday […]

Holiday Inspired Drink Recipes From Hotels Around the U.S. and Caribbean

Tis the season… and what better way to be the star of the holiday party with some delicious holiday inspired drink recipes?

5 Freedom Moonshine Cocktail Recipes to Heat Up your Holiday Season

Though its roots run back further, the word “moonshine” is most frequently associated with American bootlegging, where illegal whiskey was distilled at night, often by the light of the moon.   If there’s one way to fire up your nights and heat up your holiday gatherings, it’s serving up a signature cocktail with this all-American […]

The Fiesta 75 – A Tequila and Champagne Cocktail for the Holidays

As the Master Mixologist for Kimpton Restaurants’ bars, lounges and dining rooms throughout the country, Jacques Bezuidenhout plays a personal role in each and every drink you’ll taste at their properties. He’s also one of only a handful of beverage managers who can honestly say he’s visited every single type of major distillery – gin, […]

Hot Cranberry Apple Spiced Rum Punch

Hot Cranberry Apple Spiced Rum Punch 8 cups apple cider or fresh apple juice 2 cups of cranberry juice 1 apple, thinly sliced 1 orange, thinly sliced 1 cup fresh cranberries 4 cinnamon sticks 1-inch piece fresh ginger, peeled and thinly sliced 2 cups dark or spiced rum 1/2 cup JBF sorel Directions In a […]

Ada Street’s Rasberry Gin Cocktail: the Bramble On

For a fun play on the Mint Julep, mint leaves and all, there is Ada St.’s Bramble On.  This refreshing cocktail created with Derby Day in mind includes Broker’s Gin, lemon juice, raspberry jam shaken and strained over ice, with fresh mint. Ada St. Bramble On Cocktail Recipe: 2 oz Broker’s Gin .75 oz fresh […]

Celebrity Chef Junior Merino Shares His Mexican Inspired Cocktails

On May 5th, who better than Mexican-American Junior Merino, The Liquid Chef, to share some of his honorary Cinco de Mayo cocktails! For the holiday that commemorates the Mexican army victory, you’ll be celebrating south-of-the-border style with these signature cocktails from the celebrity mixologist! While having endless drink options are always great party staples – […]

George Dickel Rye Recipe: Whisky Rye Blue Valentine

George Dickel Rye Whisky with it’s subtle caramel sugar color and aroma instantly captivates. The maple charcoal-filtered process creates a harmonious blend with citrus notes. Nothing to be blue about… this is one mellow whisky with a smooth operator finish. Take it for a sipp’n whirl first, then test the cocktail waters with a new-fashioned […]

Cocktail Pairings Got You In a Twist? Crave Local Has Recipes For Your Next Party

Not sure where to start with holiday food and cocktail pairings? We’ve got you covered, with some delicious ideas from Stoli Vodka, Hendricks Gin, Sailor Jerry Rum, and Milagro Tequila.  Stoli Salted Karamel: One of the fastest growing and most original “indulgent flavors” Origin: Russia  Stolichnaya® Salted Karamel is yet another step forward for flavored […]

Maple Crown Royal Recipe: Maple Hot Toddy

We’ve upped the taste anti on the traditional hot toddy, mixing with the new Crown Royal Maple Whisky. You’ll find this to be a splendid match for a chilly morning, brunch buffet, or as a comforting soother for the occasional sore throat or dreaded winter cold. Maple Hot Toddy 2 Tbsp. Crown Royal Maple Whisky […]

We Mix Up Some Holiday Cheer at Boot Camp Willows Lodge

Just in time for the holidays, the Barking Frog restaurant at Willows Lodge is offering Holiday Boot Camp. No, not the get-fit kind of boot camp.  This Holiday Boot Camp consists of sample bites, quick & easy cooking tips, and recipes from the pros. Each Wednesday evening in December features a fresh holiday theme including […]