Monthly Archives: January 2015

An Evening Tasting Tequila Herradura Colección de la Casa

A group of twelve journalists, bloggers, writers, and mixologists gathered last night at RedBird in downtown Los Angeles to taste the new Tequila Herradura Colección de la Casa, Reserva 2014. We couldn’t have been in a more beautiful, or appropriate setting. … Continue reading

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Speciality Cocktails for IBS Vegas 2015

We returned to Los Angles late last night after being flown to Las Vegas on Monday for a second year of making specialty cocktails at the International Builders Show 2015. Our clients were the ever-so-classy Caesarstone, Bosch, Thermador, and Gaggenau, … Continue reading

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Tasting Unicorns: An Evening Drinking Pappy Van Winkle

It was pitch dark, pouring rain, and I was crammed into a car with four strangers like a cork in a wine bottle. We were on our way to an estate on a horse farm in Lexington, Kentucky to sample … Continue reading

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Tips for Dining Out, Shared by Town & Country Magazine

We’re thrilled to have a few of our etiquette tips featured on Town&Country.com today! Click here to see the full story from Town & Country’s Micaela English. No related posts.

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Wine of the Week: Scratchpad Chardonnay

Our wine of the week choice was plucked from the shelf for two reasons. First, we were looking for a wine with the essence of pineapple and this is what was recommended. Second, how can anyone possibly pass up a … Continue reading

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10 Basic Tools for Your Home Bar in 2015

If you’re determined to upgrade your home bar to reflect your commitment to serious drink-making in 2015, you’ll find your decision a lot easier to pull off than outfitting a kitchen to become a serious chef. First, you won’t need … Continue reading

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Unique Hostess Gifts: Gourmet S’Mores

A few weeks ago the most delightful package from Gotta Have S’More landed on our doorstep. A black shiny box filled with 2 dozen s’mores cupcake desserts made right here in Los Angeles was delivered with a big red bow. … Continue reading

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The January Cleanse Cocktail

At the start of every year, cleanses, detoxes, diets, and general deprivations relating to all things good-tasting begins for many. Some stick it out, others will celebrate surrendering to their cravings with millions of others on January 17th, National Ditch … Continue reading

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