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Batch Cocktail Tips

TIPS FOR BATCHING COCKTAILS Spring has sprung and its time to start throwing some parties! One thing you probably don’t want to do is play bartender the whole time you are hosting, right? You can thank us now because we went on a quest for tips on how to host a party with batch cocktails. […]

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Vegan vs. Vegetarian – What To Order At The Bar

Vegetarian vs. Vegan….what does this mean when you’re about to order a drink at the bar? Well, we have some info to help you gain some clarity between the two terms and how that can affect what you can sip on with confidence and what you may want to avoid at all costs. Here are […]

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5 Bar and Restaurant Trends You Will See in 2015

5 Bar and Restaurant Trends You Will See in 2015 With times changing at a quicker rate every year check out these five bar and restaurant trends you will definitely see in 2015. This cool site called Tap Hunter had these new and innovative ways to do things and we thought they were so awesome, we […]

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Open Bar vs. Cash Bar On Your Wedding Day – Tips To Decide

Open Bar vs. Cash Bar Planning a wedding also means following a budget and the one detail in your wedding budget that can make your cost skyrocket…the BAR TAB! People go to weddings to celebrate your big day…by having a few (too many) and dancing like fools in your wedding video. Memories that last a […]

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How To Plan Pitcher Cocktails For Your Wedding – DIY

Congratulations on your engagement! Now, comes the FUN part…PLANNING! Yeah, not so much! Sure the dress shopping is memorable and picking out gifts for the wedding party is fun, but the actual logistics to the happiest day of your life can become quite the headache in the planning stages.  One thing we know to be […]

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Cocktail Party 101 With Clinton Kelly (Video)

There is so much more to throwing a cocktail party than just food and drinks.  What about the flow of the party and where to set up seating and the bar?  Have you ever been to a poorly planned party and you get stuck sitting in the corner of the room with no way out […]

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Cooking With Wine – Knowing What To Use

Cooking with wine can lead to some really delicious dishes.  It is a bit confusing at times trying to decide what kind of wine to use. Whether you should use red or white and if cooking wine or the real thing from the liquor store will make a big difference.  We found some great info […]

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CHARTREUSE, THE LIQUEUR, NOT THE CRAYON COLOR

Most people won’t know what Chartreuse is but it is a key ingredient in some cocktails.  Mixology is getting more diverse and this gives a bartender the ability to take a consumer in a completely different direction.  Please check this article out by Chilled Magazine. Some liqueurs possess an inherent mystery. Chartreuse is one of […]

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When Technology Meets Alcohol, This Happens

The Perfect Drink The Coolest Drinking Gadget Ever Have you ever hosted a party and not felt comfortable pouring drinks for your guests?  Hate the idea of shelling out cash for a guest bartender to handle that all important part of your event? Well – Brookstone and Vat19 have come together to make the COOLEST […]

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How to Make a Sazerac – Video

  How to Make a Sazerac The Sazerac is a local New Orleans variation of a Cognac or whiskey cocktail, named for the Sazerac de Forge et Fils brand of Cognac brandy that served as its original main ingredient.[2] The drink is most traditionally a combination of cognac or rye, absinthe,Peychaud’s Bitters, and sugar, although […]

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