Hot Trends in Spring and Summer Cocktails


Whether it’s a brunch with Mom, a spring or summer fling, or a stylish garden party, the right cocktail can lend a touch of class and elegance to any daytime occasion. We interviewed Amanda Victoria, Brand Ambassador for St-Germain, to get her top tips on how to craft simple, elegant, and refreshing cocktails to elevate your next party! CL:  What […]

Eco-Friendly Cocktails for Earth Day

Cucumber lemon cooler

You recycle, drive a hybrid car or truck, have a compost bin in your back yard (and kitchen!), only buy organic, and have even attempted biking to work. Congrats, my friend-you’re doing your part to care for Planet Earth! Al Gore and Ed Begley, Jr. would be so proud. This Earth Day, celebrate your eco-friendly […]

2015 Spring Camping Gear Guide

mountain view camping gear guide

Spring and early summer are a great time of year to go camping, and we’ve put together our list of the best camping accessories for this year’s spring camping gear guide. From feather light, water resistant jackets, spotlights that recharge with the sun, or protein bars that can withstand extreme cold or heat…

Kosher Dessert Recipes: Passover Lemon Almond Flourless Cake with Sabayon

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Kosher Dessert Recipes

This kosher dessert recipe hails from California wine country, and Chef Gabe Garcia of Tierra Sur Restaurant, who created it for Passover Seder. It’s bright and lemony, with a light texture from the almond flour. The sauce is rich and velvety…

Say “Goodbye Winter” With These Refreshingly Tropical Cocktails

Spring Hotel Cocktails

We’ve all had just about enough of winter this year, so perhaps just thinking about colorful spring and summer cocktails will encourage the weather to clean up its act. Check out some of these recipes courtesy of mixologists across the country that will transport the taste buds to the beach with just a single sip. […]

Celebrate ST. Patrick’s Day With 5 Refreshing Cocktails

Cucumber lemon cooler

St. Patrick’s Day is an excellent excuse to party with friends, and have a little fun before spring has officially sprung. Skip the green beer and go for some tasty Irish-themed cocktails from Azzurre Spirits.

An Irish Twist on a Classic Grill Favorite & House-Smoked Corned Beef

Guinness Chicken

Weber Grill will honor the joyful celebration of St Patrick’s Day by incorporating an Irish-take on one of the restaurants’ most iconic dishes, Beer Can Chicken. Special for the holiday, Chef Larry Donahue will be transforming the succulent chicken dish into a true Irish feast by using Guinness to create the perfect au jus. Chef Donahue […]

Brewz Crewz 2015 Celebrates Craft Beer in Lakeland, Fl.


2015 Brewz Crewz Craft Beer Festival is where beer lovers can sample many of the area’s brews, as well as meet representatives from several breweries.

Should You Include Fermented Foods In Your Diet?

What is fermented-foods

An important part of many traditional eating patterns, fermented foods are enjoyed around the world, but are worth trying?


Academy Awards Oscar's 2015-Nominated-Films

The Oscars are just days away, but if you’re still unsure about which drinks to serve at your viewing party, we have you covered! Inspired by Best Picture nominees for the 87th Academy Awards, each of these fresh gluten free cocktails will have your guests feeling glitzy and glamorous. As always, Azzurre is made in America […]

Chocolate Chip Cookie Margarita Recipe: Pairing Chocolate with Tequila

Chocolate chip cookie margarita

What’s better than chocolate to satisfy a sweet tooth craving? How about a little tequila? It might sound strange, but chocolate with tequila are a match made in heaven. The toasted notes of agave pair well with the creaminess of  high quality chocolate, and the bitterness of each create complex flavors that complement, rather than clash, […]

Chocolate Tequila Cocktail Recipes for National Margarita Day

tres agaves tequila and chocolate

Whether you like it frozen or on the rocks, National Margarita Day (February 22nd) is the perfect time to celebrate everyone’s favorite tequila cocktail! Although most people think of limes, oranges, and sometimes strawberries when it comes to the margarita, we’re combining two of our favorite things-chocolate and tequila-for a deliciously decadent treat! Try one […]

Quick and Easy Gluten Free Dark Chocolate Covered Vodka Strawberries

Dark Chocolate Ice Cube Tray Vodka Strawberries

Gluten free vodka-soaked dark chocolate covered strawberries are created in a flash by simply using a silicone ice cube tray – no fuss, no muss – genius!

Romantic Wines Every Couple Should Know

romantic wine ideas

The following romantic wines have been selected to fit every palate, taste, and preference, from casual to elegant, single varietal to blends. We’re sure you’ll love them as much as we do.

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