SomruS Indian Cream Liqueur Launches in Connecticut

Chicago-based SomPriya Fine Spirits is proud to announce its premiere product SomruS, The Original Indian Cream Liqueur launches this month in Connecticut, distributed exclusively through Connecticut Distributors Inc. (CDI). Since its rollout on September 21, 2014, SomruS has sold 1,100 cases thus far across Illinois, New Jersey, New York and Massachusetts in less than 26 weeks. The brand is featured in Read More

Local Connecticut Restaurants To Participate in National Negroni Week

Local Connecticut Restaurants are Shaking, Stirring and Pouring Italy’s Beloved Cocktail – The Negroni – June 1st through 7th, 2015. Negroni Week, presented by Imbibe Magazine and Campari launched in 2013 as a celebration of one of the world’s great cocktails and an effort to raise money for charitable causes around the world. From 2013 to Read More

Onyx Moonshine to Send Spirits in Outer Space

Onyx Spirits Company, a New England craft distillery, will launch a full sized bottle of their signature spirit, Onyx Moonshine, into space from Connecticut on Saturday May 2, 2015. The announcement is being made this week to commemorate Earth Day and Onyx Spirits Company’s commitment to sustainable business practices. A team of scientists spent two Read More

Sassy Sanguine (Blood Orange) Swing Cocktail Recipe

The blood orange has a crimson, almost blood-colored flesh (aptly  defined as “sanguine”) and is about the same size as an average  orange. Its unique dark maroon color is due to the presence of antioxidant anthocyanins – found in many flowers but rarely in citrus – and develops in the fruit when temperatures dip at Read More

How to Host an Outlander Viewing Party

This Saturday, April 4, Outlander, the critically-acclaimed Starz Original drama series set and filmed in the Highlands of Scotland, returns to Starz for the second-half of the show’s debut season. On behalf of the Scotland-based Walkers Shortbread, partnering with Starz on specially-marked Outlander packages of shortbread and the chance to win a trip for two Read More

Raise A Glass On St. Patty’s Day With 5 New Drinks

Whether St. Patty’s Day merrymakers prefer to be a part of their town’s celebrations, or they prefer keeping it intimate with close friends and family, Steven Earles, CEO of Portland-based Eastside Distilling offers new cocktail and drink ideas for drink connoisseurs in search of a new tradition. St. Patrick’s Day can tempt infrequent drinkers to get out Read More

Charter Oak Announces New Summer Ale Available this April

Connecticut based Charter Oak is releasing their second limited release in the Charter Series in April. Charter Oak’s “Lights On” Summer Ale Available this April Charter Oak’s second in their limited release ‘Charter Series’ is Lights On Summer Ale (recall, it was when the candles were relit, the Charter was missing) is an easy drinking, Read More

10 Of Our Favorite Connecticut Cocktails

We have written about our 10 favorite restaurants in Connecticut so why not tell you about our 10 favorite cocktails that we drink on a regular basis. Maybe you will find a new favorite too and if you have a favorite, please share it below and let us know what restaurant is serving it so Read More

Beauty & Food Recipes from our DIY Mid-Winter Social

Since nothing much exciting happens in January and it’s cold here in Connecticut, usually with lots of snow on the ground, we decided to liven up a Saturday afternoon by hosting a DIY Winter Social. The women created soap, bath bomb and foot scrub beauty products in kitchen and we munched on some great appetizers including Greg’s Read More

Blue Chair Bay Rum Drinks To Wet Your Whistle

Multi award-winning Blue Chair Bay’s five premium rum flavors – White, Coconut, Coconut Spice , Banana and Coconut Spiced Rum Cream (limited edition) – celebrate the anytime, anywhere spirit of the islands. Each is 100% beach made and mellowed in casks at one of the oldest, most storied distilleries in the Caribbean, which is literally one Read More