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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 [...]

Shakers

Before I started working at Heritage Distilling I didn't own a shaker. And all I have to say for myself is- I DIDN'T KNOW!!!! I had no idea why or how you would use a shaker. I thought it was something only for a fancy bartender in a tropical location. It was foreign and confusing. [...]

Citrus in Winter

Citrus. Doesn't it just make you think of warm summer breezes full of sunshine and smiles? Do you ever wonder why- because citrus is in season during the winter! What? Really? Yep- citrus is officially a 'Winter Fruit' I've decided its to help us have hope that those cold winter days are almost over and [...]