Three Thanksgiving Cocktails

Basil Cranberry Julep, Cranberry-Pepper Shrub Cocktail, and the Sparkling Apple Sherry Cocktail Image from The turkey is in the oven, the cranberry sauce is plated, the brussel sprouts are being prepared, and all that is left to do is, prepare the cocktails! You’ll be needing a nice stiff drink with all of the political … Continue reading “Three Thanksgiving Cocktails”

The Nasty Woman and Bad Hombre

The Nasty Woman and the Bad Hombre: Two Cocktails to Help You Get Through the Election Election night is finally upon us and there’s nothing that caps off this presidential race better than two strong cocktails (we need it.) Ever since the debate where Trump named Hillary a “nasty woman” and referred to some immigrants … Continue reading “The Nasty Woman and Bad Hombre”


MARIGOLD TEQUILA Dia de los Muertos, or Day of the Dead is a holiday celebrated throughout Mexico, by people of Mexican ancestry all over the world, and is acknowledged internationally by many cultures. Dia de los Muertos is the gathering of friends and family to pray for their loved ones who have passed and help … Continue reading “DAY OF THE DEAD”


Halloween falls on a Monday this year…the beginning of a workweek.  Although it is more acceptable to celebrate Halloween on the weekend, I believe a little wine while handing out candy to the trick or treaters is super acceptable.   After all, it is a holiday!  And in case you have collected more candy than you … Continue reading “WINE AND HALLOWEEN CANDY PAIRINGS”

Punch for ‘Murica

Happy Birthday America!  Celebrate your 4th of July weekend with one of these fabulous patriotic punch recipes!  Surrounding yourself with friends, family, barbeque, and superb cocktails is what this long weekend is for!  So have your friends over and supply them with these wonderful jugs of punch to keep them cool in the blazing sun. … Continue reading “Punch for ‘Murica”

Summertime Variations on Lemonade

Ahhhhh, lemonade….just the word alone refreshes the pallet…and it certainly reminds us all of summer, warm weather, and our toes in the sand. But here's the thing, why stop with using only lemons? Our friends at Food & Wine put together a delicious and innovative list of summer lemonade drinks that definitely add a "twist" … Continue reading “Summertime Variations on Lemonade”

St Patrick’s Day celebration

Another St Patrick’s Day celebration is upon us and that means the city will be full of bustling  crowds toasting the holiday, sporting the color green, spreading good luck and good cheer, and  even searching for that pot of gold…and, of course, sharing a drink or two with friends and colleagues. If you want to … Continue reading “St Patrick’s Day celebration”

Ring in’ In 2016

Happy New Year from barHappy! The New Year, an opportunity for a fresh start, is celebrated all over the world….but WE know the best of the best place to ring in the new year is right here in NYC! We have added a link here that showcases some of the best parties and celebrations the … Continue reading “Ring in’ In 2016”

Wine Lovers Holiday Gifts

Tis the season to celebrate and toast good friends and family! What better way to say Happy Holidays to a dear friend or loved one then by sending a personalized bottle of vino? We love the website as they not only provide great wine selections (excellent single bottles, trio wine kits, holiday pairing sets, and … Continue reading “Wine Lovers Holiday Gifts”

Labor Day Giveaway

We are hosting a giveaway this weekend to cheer you up from your ‘Summertime Sadness’, starting today at 5 PM  [9/3],  we are offering our Instagram and Twitter followers a chance to win some money to help them celebrate the unofficial end of summer and the start of fall in style! It is easy to … Continue reading “Labor Day Giveaway”