Archive for the ‘Beverage’ Category

George’s Rants & Raves: Medea Vodka

George’s Rants & Raves: Medea Vodka

  Packaging, packaging, packaging – that’s the key to quirky marketing success in the spirits industry not unlike it is location, location, location in...

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Easy, Breezy Memorial Day Cocktails

Easy, Breezy Memorial Day Cocktails

When it comes to your Memorial Day party plans and celebrations, repeat after us: you are the host, not the bartender. So here are five cocktails that will keep...

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Winery of the Week: Hunt Cellars – Paso Robles, Ca

Winery of the Week: Hunt Cellars – Paso Robles, Ca

David Hunt, owner and winemaker, spent years looking for the perfect venue for his wines and eventually settled on a uniquely beautiful property of over 550 acres...

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Celebrate Summer With Belvedere Peach Nectar Cocktails

Celebrate Summer With Belvedere Peach Nectar Cocktails

Belvedere Peach Nectar, a mouthwatering blend of American peaches and Polish apricots, it’s the perfectly refreshing drink to celebrate the season. Whether...

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George’s Rants and Raves: Pisco Porton Acholado

George’s Rants and Raves: Pisco Porton Acholado

Here’s a bit of a quiz for you to try: what in the world is Pisco, what is Porton, what are acholado, quebranta and torontel? I suppose either being from Peru...

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Winery of the Week: Be Bordô – Bordeaux

Winery of the Week: Be Bordô – Bordeaux

The Bordeaux region has produced some of the finest wine ever made and has developed a winemaking “savoir faire” for over 2,000 years. Thus, plenty...

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George’s Rants and Raves: Leblon Cachaca and Maison Leblon Reserva Ospecial

George’s Rants and Raves: Leblon Cachaca and Maison Leblon Reserva Ospecial

Generally, when I think of Brazil, I think of statuesque Brazilian beauties in bikinis on the beaches of Rio de Janeiro beneath that really tall statue of Jesus...

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Winery of the Week: Llano Estacado – Texas

Winery of the Week: Llano Estacado – Texas

Texas may not be a land you associate with wine country, but Llano Estacado Winery, in in the western part of the state, has been around since 1976. From it’s...

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Pococello Cocktails: The Taste of Summer

Pococello Cocktails: The Taste of Summer

Grown in Amalfi and distilled in England, this summer will see you dancing on the tip of your tongue as Pococello provides a zesty, citrus zing to keep you refreshed...

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George’s Rants and Raves: Santera Tequila

George’s Rants and Raves: Santera Tequila

Well, I think I’ve seen it all now – a supernatural spirit. A Santera is literally a priestess of Santeria, a religion that worships saints. On their website,...

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