#HotButteredRum Day – January 17th, 2019

Join thousands on this cold day in January in drinking one of the most delicious hot beverages, sure to put you in a fantastic mood and warm your soul. Hot Buttered Rum is a cocktail containing rum, butter, hot water or cider, sweetener and spices. This concoction dates back to the 1650s when Jamaica began … Continue reading “#HotButteredRum Day – January 17th, 2019”

Breweries Feeling Effects of Government Shutdown

Now that we are entering the fourth full week of the government shutdown, people are starting to realize the impact of this decision. Many federal workers are going without pay, national parks are closed or have limited services, the FDA will not be inspecting, there will be no access to federally assisted loans, only 12% … Continue reading “Breweries Feeling Effects of Government Shutdown”

SANTACON NYC

Saturday, December 8, 2018 Oh the joys of SANTACON! Dress in your finest Santa robe and make your way down to NYC at 10AM this Saturday, December 8th.   Give a charitable donation to get access to all of SantaCon’s exclusive bar crawl venues. At the starting point, you will receive a ‘Santa Badge” which will … Continue reading “SANTACON NYC”

SERRA ALPINA by Birreria

This month, Birreria, the Italian countryside restaurant on the rooftop of Eataly, NYC, will be transforming into SERRA ALPLINA.  SERRA ALPINA will feature rustic tables, stringed-twinkling lights, and breathtaking views. This greenhouse pop-up will be featuring Alpine dishes and unique mountain-infused cocktails. Dishes from hearty pastas, to rich braised meats will be served, as well … Continue reading “SERRA ALPINA by Birreria”

What is a Stock-Tail?

Mixologists are starting to replace their espresso and cider cocktails with ones that are a bit heartier. Bone broth, the paleo, nutrition enriched broth that fitness and health nuts are going crazy about all of a sudden, are now the backbone of cocktails. Seem a bit odd? I’m not sure I would even know what … Continue reading “What is a Stock-Tail?”

Whiskey Fest

On Tuesday, December 4, Whisky Advocate brings you their 21st-annual WhiskyFest at Times Square’s Marriot Marquis, NYC. There will be more than 475 different spirits to taste and every variety of whiskey known to man present. There will be single malts, blended Scotch, Irish, bourbon, rye, Tennessee, Taiwanese, Japanese, Canadian, and craft-distilled whiskies. There will … Continue reading “Whiskey Fest”

WAWA COFFEE BEER

Wawa, the world’s most beloved convenience store has some exciting news for you. They will be releasing the Wawa Coffee Stout this Thursday! Wawa, being based in Delaware County, PA partnered with 2SP Brewery in Aston, PA on this limited edition Winter Reserve Coffee Stout. The flavors in this beer are sweet clove, dark chocolate, … Continue reading “WAWA COFFEE BEER”

All Aboard the Gravy Train!

Who doesn’t love gravy?! One of my favorite staples of Thanksgiving dinner is gravy. I drown everything in it. Well, KFC is taking gravy to a whole other level. They have announced 3 new gravy cocktail recipes you can indulge in at home. That is, if you don’t find gravy cocktails repulsive. I’m all about … Continue reading “All Aboard the Gravy Train!”

Pappy Van Winkle Jell-O Shots

Anyone who drinks whiskey would say that drinking it any other way then on the rocks or neat is a waste. Mixed drinks and shots just don’t do it for these avid whiskey aficionados. And, Jeremy Johnson, owner of Meta cocktail lounge, created one of the most sacrilegious whiskey drinks to piss people off…an Old-fashioned … Continue reading “Pappy Van Winkle Jell-O Shots”

Coquito

It’s that time of year again where Puerto Ricans everywhere find the joys in making one of their most traditional Christmas drinks, Coquito. Coquito, which means “little coconut” is a drink similar to eggnog but is coconut based with various spices which makes it even better! Families pass on different versions of Coquito as the … Continue reading “Coquito”