Monthly Archives: February 2013

Wine Bottle Heaven

If you love wine, or know someone who loves wine, you’ll love these imaginative ways to reuse wine bottles. It’s an especially great way to prolong your enjoyment of a bottle that may have sentimental value, or that you want … Continue reading

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National Kahlua Day!

If you’re like us, we think that February 27th, National Kahlúa Day, should mean a day off and include Kahlúa cocktails all day long. Check out the post for BevMo!’s The Tasting Room today where you’ll find a simple Kahlúa recipe … Continue reading

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Bubbly Cocktails: Pomegranate Rising

Recently, I’ve been enjoying ordering bubbly cocktails when out with friends. Not that I’m giving up bourbon neat any time soon, but a cocktail with an ingredient like champagne fills me up less and lasts longer in the glass. Both … Continue reading

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Look What We Found: The Purse Saver

Leave it to a chef to know about all the important gadgets. We were out a few nights ago with some friends and one of the women, who also happens to be an amazing personal chef, whipped out a little … Continue reading

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3 Cocktails for the Oscars

If you are throwing a party for the Oscars tonight, here’s your cocktail menu! After you’ve tasted all three, let us know which one wins the award (sorry…couldn’t resist). Enjoy! Oscarpolitan 2 ounces vodka 1 ounce organic white grape juice … Continue reading

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Thursday Threads: Oscar Party Attire!

Apparel for Oscar Night by Sara Neal Candito Oscar night is a big deal in our house.  My husband is one of those serious viewers who can’t handle a ton of chit chat because he wants to actually watch the award … Continue reading

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This Girl’s Party Etiquette: 5 Tips to Save Your Oscar Party

If you’re hosting an Oscar party, or planning to watch the show at a friend’s house, there are a few behavioral issues we’d like to cover to ensure a pleasant viewing experience for all. 1. Red Carpet Trash Talk Many … Continue reading

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The Baldy Beard Brewery Project

This is a group of guys you that you need to know about. Their story is cool and their mission is something that we’re 100% behind.  Check out their 2 minute video and then donate to their cause like we … Continue reading

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Angry Orchard Hard Cider Cocktails

Today on BevMo!’s The Tasting Room blog we highlight three of our favorite cocktails from Angry Orchard, using their Crisp Apple Cider. Drink it straight from the bottle or incorporate it as a mixer in dozens of drinks. We’re big fans! … Continue reading

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Cocktail News: February Issue 2013

March 6th- 10th: Midatlantic Wine + Food Festival Experience wine and chocolate tastings, Champagne and caviar pairings, small batch bourbon samplings, and more great wine and food than you thought possible to enjoy in four days. For more information visit www.midatlanticwineandfood.com … Continue reading

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THIS GIRL’S Thursday Threads: Your Valentine’s Day Wardrobe

Valentine’s Day Outfits! by Sara Neal Candito Got a date with Mr. Hottie Mc Hot Pants? Planning a romp about town with your besties? Staying in for a quiet dinner & movie? Whatever your plans may be, I’ve got some great outfit … Continue reading

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Wine of the Week: Promise

You’ll need to act quickly. Promise Wine is one of the best wines I have ever tasted and apparently I’m not alone in my praise. Promise has won a unanimous double gold and Best in Class at the American Fine Wine … Continue reading

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Three New Valentine’s Day Cocktails

We’ve created three original drinks to serve your sweetheart on Valentine’s Day this Thursday. Click on over here to the BevMo! blog to see the recipes. Strawberry Shortcake Cocktail Liquid Valentine Passion Potion Each drink is very easy to make … Continue reading

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Grammy Cocktails!

Click here for some drinks on the BevMo! blog that I created to celebrate the Grammys tonight! You’ll enjoy sipping the Gold Getter and the Platinum Ice with friends and family as you watch the show.     No related … Continue reading

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Raspberry Crush

This raspberry drink is a lovely Valentine’s Day cocktail and is not so overly sweet that it will spoil your dinner. Organic raspberries these days both in supermarkets and farmers markets are amazingly flavorful. Muddle your favorite spirit with a … Continue reading

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7 Ways To Screw Up Valentines Day

For those of you gentlemen planning something special for V-Day, AVOID MAKING the following mistakes and maybe things will go your way. Order drinks with blatant sexual innuendos  In all my years of bartending, no man ever ordered a Sex … Continue reading

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Valentine’s Day Cocktails

Chocolate Cherry Cocktail 3 ounces vodka 2 ounces Cheribundi Cacao Cherry Juice* Fresh cherries to garnish Mix the ingredients and pour over ice or strain into a martini glass *Available in the health food section of your local market Sweet … Continue reading

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Winter Cocktails: Pomegranate Kiwi Whiskey

Take advantage of seasonal fruits like kiwi and pomegranate and incorporate them into your cocktails. Try this one blended when you’re in the mood to be reminded of warmer weather. Ingredients 2 ounces clear corn whiskey ¼ cup peeled and … Continue reading

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Basic Bar Bites: Super Bowl Sunday Fish Tacos!

The Meal: Fish Tacos The Drinks: Michelada, Margarita, Beer Buster This meal is very easy and always a crowd pleaser. I’d suggest making the sauce tonight or tomorrow morning so that it’s finished and ready to go. The rest of … Continue reading

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Mixology 101: How to Make Michelada Cocktail

This is one of the football cocktails that we will be serving on Sunday. It’s a very savory drink, and pairs well with well…anything. This is also a great drink for brunches and hangovers. I would recommend adjusting the ingredients … Continue reading

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