Tag Archives: Whiskey

What to do with a Spirits Advent Calendar after Advent has started…

You LOVE your Spirits Advent Calendar (I mean who wouldn't love 24 craft distilled whiskeys, gins and vodkas that are perfect for getting you into the 'spirit' of the holidays!) but you didn't get it until 5 days after Advent started! What are you going to do? Does this mean you have to wait until [...]

Boozy Baking Series part 1

Baking with booze is easy and fun! A splash of spirits can make for a moist and tasty treat. And good news for the whole family- when you bake with booze the alcohol is burned off but the flavor remains. Can you say yum!!! Starting our boozy baking series we are going to talk about [...]

The History of the Old Fashioned

History of the Old Fashioned You've probably heard of an Old Fashioned. In fact, if you were a fan of Mad Men's Don Draper I'm sure you have, since it happens to be his drink of choice. However, the Old Fashioned has been around much, much longer than the 1960's of Don Drapers world. And [...]

Trick-or-Drink: Entertain the adults this Halloween

If you have to skip the trick or treating, but are still a kid at heart go straight to planning an adult Halloween party. Bring out the pumpkins and the candy corn- you may find it to be one of the best parties you've ever hosted! For a little bit classy and a little bit [...]

Commander in Chief Cocktails

Presidents Day is upon us once again, and what better way to celebrate the men who helped shape this country (and the long weekend) than with these HDC Commander in Chief themed cocktails? HDC McKinley's Delight Historians suggest our 25th President William McKinley wasn't a heavy drinker like some of his predecessors, however his staff [...]

Whiskey Wednesday

I was scrolling through Urban Dictionary, just trying to keep up on teenager vocabulary, when I happened upon the term 'Whiskey Wednesday. Yep, in Urban Dictionary. Who knew! The official definition: "The day in the middle of the week where the only thing you can drink is whiskey" Makes sense. I decided to google the [...]

Whiskey Wednesday

It’s Whiskey Wednesday! A day where everyone around the world is celebrating and enjoying ‘the water of life’. On this day (as every day) there is no special way to drink whiskey other than the way YOU like it! Isn’t that great? Take out your favorite whiskey sipping glass and slowly enjoy your pour over […]

Easy Sunday Morning Cocktails

During football season, Sunday Funday equals crawling out of the warm bed and heading toward the couch, and tuning in to watch your favorite team play. Now that the playoffs are here, and our favorite team will be battling the brutal cold in Minnesota (forecast says a high of 3* on Sunday in Minneapolis), we […]