Archive for the ‘Beverage’ Category

Wines of the Week:  Cheers for Christmas – Over 90 Points, Under $35

Wines of the Week: Cheers for Christmas – Over 90 Points, Under $35

With Christmas only days away and plenty of shopping left to do, don’t fret about spending too much on a lovely bottle (or a few) for your dinner.  Our tasting...

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Cocktails to Make Your Spirits Bright

Cocktails to Make Your Spirits Bright

As winter temperatures settle in across the country, people are looking for ways to activate their holiday spirit, and what better way to do it than through the...

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George’s Rants and Raves: Craigellachie Scotch Review

George’s Rants and Raves: Craigellachie Scotch Review

If that theorem I proposed last week holds true (that you can always tell a good scotch by the fact that the name is impossible to pronounce, even harder to spell...

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Winery of the Week: Trefethen Family Vineyards – Napa Valley, Ca

Winery of the Week: Trefethen Family Vineyards – Napa Valley, Ca

Trefethen Family Vineyards, located in the heart of the Oak Knoll District of Napa Valley, is poised to write the next chapter in its rich history in 2018 when it...

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Holiday Hot Gin Punch

Holiday Hot Gin Punch

So many holiday cocktails are made with bourbon, brandy, or dark rum, and that’s all well and good. Sometimes, however, it’s nice to lighten up a bit,...

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Wines of the Week:  Kick Butt Cabs

Wines of the Week: Kick Butt Cabs

As the the weather gets cooler, the air more crisp and we start cooking hearty winter meals, it’s definitely Cabernet season.  So, here are a handful of quality...

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George’s Rants and Raves: Misadventure Vodka

George’s Rants and Raves: Misadventure Vodka

If you ever find yourself up and around the San Diego area, you just might want to drop by a local watering hole and have a misadventure. Now, that really isn’t...

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Wines of the Week: Sips From Martha Stewart’s Club

Wines of the Week: Sips From Martha Stewart’s Club

Martha Stewart Wine Co. is the perfect gift option for the wine lover on your list or if you are looking for some fantastic suggestions when entertaining this holiday...

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George’s Rants and Raves: Aermoor Vodka

George’s Rants and Raves: Aermoor Vodka

“Water, water everywhere, / Nor any drop to drink.” So spoke an old sea salt in “The Rime of the Ancient Mariner” by Samuel Taylor Coleridge, although...

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CÎROC Winter Cocktails

CÎROC Winter Cocktails

Even if it’s cold and deary outside, there’s no reason things have to be that way inside. These winter cocktails from CIROC can do wonders for lifting...

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