Heineken USA Making History!

Maggie Timoney named CEO of Heineken USA This past Tuesday, June 12th 2018, Maggie Timoney shattered the U.S. beer industry’s glass ceiling. Timoney was named CEO of Heineken USA, replacing Ronald den Elzen who took on a global role within Heineken. Originally, Timoney joined Heineken in 1998 working on a national sales planning role. She … Continue reading “Heineken USA Making History!”

A Frosecco Summer

There seems to be a trend that every summer adults are turning regular booze into frozen treats. Because, we all need to be a kid sometimes! Last year started the wine slushy, Frosé trend. And now, we are here to bring you, Frosecco! (Don’t forget the martini popsicles that were released recently in Costco.) Frosecco, … Continue reading “A Frosecco Summer”

Happy National Bourbon Day!

On June 14th we celebrate National Bourbon Day and National Flag Day. So, let the flags fly high as you sit back and relax while enjoying some delicious bourbon. Although bourbon is thoroughly enjoyed straight, it also lends itself well to some amazing cocktails. Here are my top five favorite bourbon cocktails for you to … Continue reading “Happy National Bourbon Day!”

All The Haze–New England IPAS

When The Brewers Association released the 2018 Brewers Association Beer Style Guidelines they introduced three different beer styles: juicy or hazy pale ale, juicy or hazy IPA, and Juice or hazy double IPA. The New England IPA (NEIPA) is the new type of beer that encompasses all three of these styles. When first introduced, this … Continue reading “All The Haze–New England IPAS”

Vodka Martini Popcicles

Remember those skinny ice pops your mom use to give you in the summer? The ones that came in plastic that you would have to cut to open? You would eat about 5 of them in ten minutes? Well, THEY’RE BACK AND BETTER THAN EVER! On your next trip to Costco don’t forget to stroll … Continue reading “Vodka Martini Popcicles”

“Crap Beer” – A statement for Sustainability

Stockholm-based craft brewery, Nya Carnegie has produced Sweden’s first beer crafted from purified sewage water. New Carnegie Brewery, Carlsberg Sweden and IVL, the Swedish Environmental Research Authority collaborated to create PU:REST, with the brilliant idea stemming from Swedish researchers. When IVL reached out to Nya Carnegie brewery to use their water technology to brew beer … Continue reading ““Crap Beer” – A statement for Sustainability”

National Rosè Day

10 Bottles of Rosé Under $15 National Rosé Day is observed on the second Saturday of June and this year falls on June 9th, 2018. This beautiful pink wine can be made still, semi-sparkling, or sparling. I typically enjoy a nice, refreshing bubbly Rosé. And, I like to enjoy Rosé with food! Since Rosé’s closest … Continue reading “National Rosè Day”

Summertime Sessions

If you consider yourself a Hop Snob like I do, you know that sometimes the summer sun can be a little too much for enjoying a heavy, hoppy beer. That’s when I turn to Session IPAs. History The term “session” refers to the two allowable drinking periods given to shell production workers in England during … Continue reading “Summertime Sessions”

Memorial Day Weekend

Happy Memorial Day Weekend! Let us take the weekend to remember family, friends, and everyone who have died while serving our great country in the military. This Memorial Day Weekend, if you’re looking to get away for some music, dancing, and drinks, head on down to the Jersey Shore! There’s live music at just about … Continue reading “Memorial Day Weekend”

Happy National Wine Day!

May 25th, 2018 Not to be confused with, National Drink Wine Day, National Wine Day is celebrated on Friday, May 25th. Whether you’re enjoying some delicious Rosé, kicking back with some fruity sangria, or bathing in some red wine, there’s no wrong way to enjoy the great gift of grapes.   If you’re looking for something … Continue reading “Happy National Wine Day!”