Summer Cravings: 13 Gluten Free Snacks for Back to School

Want something better for your summer snacking? Avoid the chips, and dip into something tasty, instead! Here are 13 of our top picks for gluten free snacking. Barnanas Made from bananas, Barnanas are organic, gluten free, non-GMO, vegan, raw, and kosher. Barnanas are an exceptional source of potassium and fiber, have over 20 vitamins and minerals, high antioxidant power, […]

Fall is Here, So Enjoy Some Pumpkin Beer!

The weather has gone colder and the leaves are crunching: Yes, fall is here. And with fall comes a change in what we eat and of course, what we drink. On the beer front, we move away from the summer pilsners, lagers, and hoppy IPAs that quench our thirst under the hot sun and turn […]

If You Love Whiskey, and You Love Beef, Meet Your New Favorite Snack

A simple jerky recipe, making the perfect Mans Man Gift combining whiskey and beef for the ultimate holiday snack.

How to Make a Watermelon Keg | Summer Party Planning

If you are planning some fun in the sun, this DIY watermelon keg tutorial is perfect for your next outdoor party.

Earth Month Recipe: Hand Made Green Ravioli

April is Earth Month, and for many, that means slowing down your energy usage, unplugging, and doing things the old fashioned way. Instead of buying a box of pasta or gassing up the car and dining out, show your love for the planet by trying your hand at ravioli, made from scratch. Founder Michael Finizio […]

How Long Can You Store or Drink a Sherry Wine?

Learn How to Drink and Store Sherry Wine Like a Pro If you’re like us, fortified wines like sherry or port are a special treat. Usually after a great meal with friends, we’ll pop open a bottle, pour a bit for everyone, and end up with leftovers. Especially after one of our world famous ‘at […]

Spirit Review: Ron Diplomatico Reserva Exclusiva Rum

Spirit Review: Ron Diplomatico Reserva Exclusiva Rum At the end of the 18th Century , Don Juancho Nieto Meléndez’s burning passion for rum finally resulted in the production of his own line, Ron Diplomatico. For years prior, Don Juancho studied the production methods employed in Jamaica, which at the time set the world standard for […]

6 Gift Worthy Coffees You Need to Try This Holiday Season – 2014 Edition

Coffee’s brewing, are you listening? In the café, cups are glistening. A beautiful sight, The notes are happy and bright, Sipp’n on our holiday seasonal blend! We’ve hunted around the coffee winter wonderland and once again, we’re here to answer your most pressing question of the season – “what is the most note-worthy brew?” Caffe Unimatic San Pietro […]

3 Must Try Seasonal Beers for Fall

‘Tis the season of bonfires, pumpkins, hay rides and corn mazes.  Oktoberfest may have ended, but all of autumn simply begs to be accompanied by a great seasonal brew. Whether you are headed out to tailgate or simply want to savor the crisp notes of the season from the comfort of your patio chaise, we’ve discovered […]

National S’mores Day Cookie Recipe

August 10 is National S’mores Day! To celebrate, try these ooey, gooey cookies, courtesy of Executive Chef Philip Flath of the Ocean Edge Resort & Golf Club in Brewster, Cape Cod. Rich and indulgent, his recipe for s’mores cookies are laden with chocolate chips, graham cracker pieces, and mini marshmallows. Enjoy them with a glass of milk, […]

Azzurre Spirits: Proof That More Distilling Is Not What Makes Better Vodka

For years it has been understood that the more you distill vodka, the better the end result.  With ingredients like grain, corn, or potatoes, you really don’t have a choice. Ever juiced a potato?  This spring, Azzurre Spirits debuted their ultra premium, gluten free sipping vodka, proving you can make a great spirit without a lot of distillation. While […]

Salt Licks or Sweet Stakes? What Flavor Is Your Kentucky Derby Sorbet?

You can bake up your best Derby Pie and muddle up a round of Mint Juleps, but there’s just very little “wow” factor in that.  Don’t get me wrong, everyone loves a great Kentucky Derby favorite, but if you really want to impress your guests, serving up a unique custom ice cream flavor to honor […]

Prepping for Derby Day: Mint Julep Recipe Cup

Prep for the 140th Kentucky Derby is already underway and in a few short weeks, Louisville will explode with pre-Derby events, including the pinnacle of pyrotechnics, Thunder over Louisville. One of our favorite finds this year to help you prep for Derby Day activities is the newly designed Mint Julep Recipe Cup from Louisville Stone […]

Valentine’s Day, Hold (Some of) the Chocolate: Cookies, Marshmallows, and Caramel

So we saved the best for last – a compilation of the non-chocolate-focused goodies for Valentine’s Day, for those of us who aren’t chocolate fans, or want more adventurous options with chocolate as a side note, not the main feature. The best part? None of these are over $20, so you could get a lot […]