Olympic Cocktails For All Your Favorite Events

Who else loves the Winter Olympics? It’s so fun to watch these amazing athletes that have so much more talent than I could ever dream to have. Seriously, you couldn’t pay me to ski off one of those ski jumps and soar into the sky. No way. No how. ‘I do not participate in any [...]

Ever so tasty Valentine gift ideas!

Did Valentine’s Day sneak up on you? Don’t worry and don’t overthink it! It can be really hard knowing what to get someone. How long have you been together? Are you married? Are you dating? Are you best friends?  Take the stress out of decision making by stopping by one of our four locations or [...]

It’s Mardi Gras time of year!

Mardi Gras (aka Fat Tuesday) was traditionally a pagan celebration of spring and fertility. Eventually religious leaders turned it into a prelude to Lent. A time to feast and celebrate and binge on all of the wonderful foods you had so they wouldn’t go to waste when Lent started. Sounds like a good idea! Although [...]

Milkshake for breakfast? Yes Please!

Milkshake. It's a magical word. Milkshakes as we know them became popular in the early 1900's. They started out as a health food and were given to babies and elderly people to help them with their 'ailments'. I think I have an ailment too... Fun fact: The world 'Milkshake' first appeared in print in 1885 [...]

Beer Cocktails: Just in Time for the Big Game!

Beer cocktails Football and beer just seem to go together. But what if you are a spirits drinker? Lucky for us there is a fantastic trend happening right now to use spirits and beer together to make cocktails. If you haven’t tried one of these you are for sure missing out! They are easy. They [...]

#HDCRipCity Trail Blazers Contest Time

With the Portland Trail Blazers being right in the middle of a 5-way race for four play off spots the last half of the season is sure to be exciting! I can’t imagine a better way to watch than in a suite with seven of your best friends, or as part of an amazing weekend [...]

Mango Salsa for game day, or any day!

Coming up soon is what I like to think of as the 2nd biggest eating ‘holiday’ of the year! It’s always fun to try a new recipe along with your favorites. I thought I would give this Mango Salsa a try to see if I wanted to make it on game day. So glad I [...]

Eat, drink and be MARRIED- Signature Wedding Cocktails

January marks the start of wedding planning season. All the best wedding shows are happening and there are so many decisions to make. The good news is- even more fun than sampling wedding cakes is sampling signature cocktails! There are many things about your wedding that your guests may not remember, but your signature cocktail [...]

Celebrating Pantone Color of the Year in cocktails!

The PANTONE® name is known worldwide as the ultimate authority on color. They forecast color trends across the world and advise designers, manufacturers, retailers and individuals on color communication. Every year Pantone chooses a ‘Color of the Year’. This year they have chosen Ultra Violet 18-3838 “Complex and contemplative, Ultra Violet suggests the mysteries of [...]

New Years Eve – Gin and Vodka Cocktails

Not many people are willing to admit this, but there are quite a few of us who don’t actually like champagne or sparkling wine. This can be a little challenging on New Years Eve - Champagne’s biggest night of the year. That's why we have put together a few toast worthy alternatives to help your [...]