Toast Dad. Be Patriotic. Help Veterans.

When you crack open a few beers over to Dad’s this weekend you can do more than just celebrate Father’s Day… To celebrate national flag week and the patriotic season leading up to July 4th, Budweiser has altered its iconic can by creating a red, white and blue...
Posted On 16 Jun 2011

O3 Orange Liqueur. Getting Your Vitamin C Just Got a Lot More Fun

Just what the doctor ordered… DeKuyper recently launched its first Premium Orange liqueur, called O3. It’s made from whole Brazilian Pera oranges (the pulp, rind and juice) without artificial colors, flavor or high fructose corn syrup. I’m not sure if...
Posted On 09 Jun 2011

Newcastle Limited Edition Brews Have Your Next 4 Seasons Covered

Newcastle Breweries, creators of America’s most popular imported ale, Newcastle Brown, has just announced the release of four limited edition seasonal ales and if anybody can do it right Newcastle can. The Newcastle Limited Edition Brews are the result of a collaboration...
Posted On 08 Jun 2011

It’s Never Too Late to Celebrate National Cognac Day

Last Saturday, June 4th, marked National Cognac Day. (We were already busy celebrating, and forgot to post something to let you guys know. Won’t happen again. We flogged an intern over it.) And what better way to celebrate this most important of holidays (or to thank Dad...
Posted On 06 Jun 2011

Start Thinking Father’s Day with Canadian Club

Father’s Day is right around the corner. I know, where the hell did that come from? Kinda sidled up to us this year, didn’t it. Anyway, with Dad’s Day a major event in some households it’s time to start thinking about gift ideas for the guy that loaned you half of his DNA. This...
Posted On 06 Jun 2011

Make it Bourbon and Burgers This Weekend

It’s officially time for for barbeques, beaches, backyard parties, and poolside cocktails. And Maker’s Mark wants in on the action. So they are ringing in the season with their Maker’s Mark Fancy Bourbon Punch. It’s easy to make, is enough for the whole crowd, and...
Posted On 27 May 2011

Stir Up The Official Hangover Part II Cocktail: Thai One On

Tabasco has been our morning-after hangover savior for over 140 years. This year, they’re is making it official as a sponsor of the Hangover Part II Premiere Party. And during that party, they’ll be serving an array of Bloody Mary inspired cocktails, including the...
Posted On 26 May 2011

Ignore Her Request for a Wine Cooler. Mix Up These Wine Cocktails Instead

I’m not even sure you can buy wine coolers anymore. A quick Google search for Bartles & Jaymes actually turned up a live website, and here I thought those guys had unscrewed their last bottle top years ago. Doesn’t matter. Mixing your own wine cocktails is back...
Posted On 26 May 2011

Sam Adams Sends Snowiest Cities a Summer Ale Special Delivery

In a ceremonial effort to officially kick the ass of Old Man Winter out the door, our friends at the Boston Beer Company, brewers of the Samuel Adams line of craft beers, decided to lend a hand to some of the nation’s hardest hit cities by offering them a “Summer Ale...
Posted On 20 May 2011

Magic Hat Brewing’s Summer 2011 Releases

Is it too early to be talking about summer brews? I didn’t think so either. That’s why I’m here to let you know that Burlington, Vermont’s own Magic Hat Brewing Company has re-tooled their Summer Scene Variety 12-pack for the 2011 season. Along with steady summertime favorites...
Posted On 17 May 2011