Tanduay Rum Spring Cocktails

Though no strangers to frigid, icy winters, New Englanders had more to contend with than usual this season: polar vortexes dropping the temperature to record lows and storms like Hercules and Pax cloaking the Northeast in a limitless blanket of white.  Finally, with the onset of longer and warmer days, it’s time to trade snow Read More

Celebrate National Frozen Margarita Day

February 22nd is National Frozen Margarita Day. It’s a great time to have a tasty frozen margarita – or two The margarita is a cocktail consisting of tequila, triple sec (such as Cointreau) and lime or lemon juice, often served with salt on the glass’ rim. Here’s one of our favorite Margarita recipes to try Read More

Olive Garden “Copycat” Sangria Recipe

Oh how we love Sangria and Olive Garden makes some of the best there is. Try our special “copycat” recipe and you will swear you are sipping Olive Garden Sangria. This Sangria recipe calls for some ingredients you may not have considered and it does need to set 4 hours or overnight to be properly Read More

A Classic Christmas Wassail Mulled Cider Recipe

A traditional mulled cider or Christmas Wassail is perfect for the holiday season and goes well into the Winter months. Wassail is a traditional mulled cider that dates back to Medieval times.  Try this mulled cider (or Christmas Wassail) to add incredible aromas to your house this holiday season. Photo Credit: Kristin – The Kitchen Sink Read More

Ring In The New Year With Real McCoy Rum Punch

Ring In The New Year With Real McCoy Rum and great cocktails! The merriment of the holidays is in full swing as annual fetes and festive parties quickly begin to fill the calendar. With the New Year quickly approaching, ease the pressure of playing host by kicking off the party with a punch! The Fish Read More

TANDUAY Asian Rum Comes to Connecticut

Tanduay Rum, a product of the Philippines, came to the United States this summer, and was introduced in Connecticut as one of the two test market. We had the chance to try Tanduay (pronounce Tan-do-a) rum at Barnum Publick House in Bridgeport where master Mixologist, Greg Genias, made up three cocktails to try using Tanduay Read More

Freixenet Sweet & Simple Recipe and Pairing Guide

Freixenet, the most trusted and recognizable bubbly in America, is excited to announce the arrival of their first new line of cava in 20 years, the Freixenet Cordon Negro Sweet Cuvée! Set to arrive in a store near you in early November, this sweet sparkler is fresh, deliciously sweet and fruity for those who enjoy Read More