Halloween is that time of year where us adults can dress up in costumes, go to haunted houses, and consume copious amounts of candy with no parental supervision. It also means parties, and nothing makes for a great party more than an awesome drink selection. Here are 5 drinks you can try at your next spooky soiree. Read More
It’s October, and that means you’ve started breaking out all your favorite horror movies to pop into your VCR. Okay, they’re most likely blu-rays but the point is there’s no better time to watch scary movies than now! Whether you love the classics, or love the new directions the genre’s taking, these cocktails make for perfect pairings with your next movie night. Read More
When you imagine sipping a glass of wine with dinner, often it's the syrupy sweet, deep red drink that comes to mind. However, alcohol-aficionados know that there are a variety of wines to choose from depending on your personal tastes -- and they aren't always sweet. In fact, many of the most rich, complex and enjoyable wines are dry. Read More
Summer may be viewed as the best time to enjoy ice-cold cocktails at the beach, but the chilled autumn weather actually has a lot to offer when it comes to delicious cocktail recipes. From pecans to cinnamon spice, fall flavors pair perfectly with many beers and liquors. Try these fall themed drinks to warm your belly this season! Read More
The worst part about being sick -- besides the fact that you're sick -- is that you're supposed to stay hydrated, but most liquids are harsh on your throat. Thankfully, there are recipes that can provide you with much-needed relief. Today, I'm going to teach you how to make a soothing cup of honey lemon tea, which is perfect for promoting relaxation while easing aches and pains. Read More
Want to make the perfect cup of coffee to delight your taste buds? Not everyone enjoys the same flavors and no two coffees are exactly the same – which is why it’s essential to understand key differences in coffee roasts. There are many variables that play a part in your regular coffee experience – specifically whether the roast is light or dark. Light and dark roast coffees can vary greatly in complexity, flavor, taste and body, because different amounts and levels of roasting produce unique sets of characteristics. Read below for a breakdown of the differences between light and dark roasts. Read More
Having dinner with your significant other is a great way to bond and get some one-on-one time. There’s no need to wait for a special holiday to take your honey out for a good meal, either! Here are some delicious food and wine pairing ideas for your next date night. Consider giving these a try, whether you’re having dinner at home or at your favorite restaurant. Read More
When you plan a date night, ladies night or other special occasion, do you always find yourself stuck wondering how many bottles of wine are appropriate? How many glasses of wine are in one bottle anyway? The typical wine bottle size is 750 milliliters -- read on to learn how many glasses of wine each bottle can hold. Read More
There are many delicious sodas to combine with your favorite alcohols, and the creativity involved in some of these recipes will surprise you! From adventurous combinations to classic cocktails, if you’re looking for a new twist on your favorite alcohol, try one of these 6 mixes. Which is your favorite? What would you add to the list?
Drinking a good cup of coffee in the morning is routine for many Americans and has been for quite a long time. According to a survey conducted by the World Resources Institute in 2009, the average American drank approximately 416 eight-ounce cups of it throughout the year. If coffee is a regular part of your life, you might want to know what it is doing for you. Here are some ways a consistent intake of java can help your body.
Have you ever met anyone who doesn't like mimosas? It's a sweet, fruity drink with a bit of a boozy kick -- what's not to love? Typically, many often think of mimosas as solely champagne and orange juice, but it's actually all about the champagne and citrus mix. While you may be most familiar with the orange juice style, there are an array of mimosas that are made with other juices. If you haven't tried them, you've been missing out. Read to learn a special homemade champagne lemonade recipe... Read More
Have you ever rummaged through your fridge for a nice, cold brewski and found that its expiration date has long passed? Is it safe to drink? And can beer truly even expire? After all, alcohol is supposed to age, right? Well, the answer is a bit complicated. Simply put: No, beer isn't going to go bad and become harmful like... Read More