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Sparkly Treats for New Years Eve

Sparkly Treats for New Years Eve

New Years Eve is fast approaching and it’s time to decide which creative cocktails you are going to serve. It’s fun to find something unique, tasty and pretty darn simple to make so you wow your guests while not spending the entire time behind the bar. Take a look at some of our favorite celebratory concoctions that perfectly fit the bill! Blood Orange Champagne Mule 1oz HDC Blood Orange Vodka1oz Champagne2oz Ginger Beer1/2oz Lime JuiceBlood Orange sliceMint leaves Pour ingredients into champagne flute and garnish with a thin slice of blood orange and mint Pom-Ginger Collins into a highball glass...

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WHAT TO DO WITH A SPIRITS ADVENT CALENDAR AFTER ADVENT HAS STARTED…

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 10 days after Advent started! What are you going to do? Does this mean you have to wait until next year? Absolutely not!!! Here are a few suggestions: Play catch up Each mini in the calendar is just about a shot worth of spirit so make yourself a drink… or two Find an Advent buddy Start on any day with your advent buddy. Take turns opening...

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Thankful for Friends, Family & Cocktails

Thankful for Friends, Family & Cocktails

Who else has lots of relatives coming for Thanksgiving (so many relatives)? It’s a day full of fun (so much fun), family, friends, eating (so much eating!) and cocktails (a responsible amount of cocktails)! In case you're wondering what cocktails go perfectly with a traditional Thanksgiving dinner we’ve got you covered with these tried and true favorites. Cheers everyone! BSB Revolver in a shaker: 1 oz BSB Brown Sugar Bourbon 1 oz HDC Coffee Vodka 1/4oz Lemon Juice 2 dashes orange bitters add ice, all ingredients then shake and strain into a cocktail goblet garnish with an orange twist Holiday...

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Boozy Baking part 3: Side Dishes

Boozy Baking part 3: Side Dishes

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Spending a lot of time with your relatives this Thanksgiving? Here is a way to bring a little something extra to the table this year! Baking with spirits (Boozy Baking) is an easy way to add a unique flavor to your Thanksgiving favorites. [/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_column_text]Cranberry sauce 1 12oz bag fresh cranberries ½ peeled granny smith apple, finely chopped 1C sugar Orange peel ½ C Juice of 1 fresh orange ½ C HDC Blood Orange Vodka ½ t cinnamon ½ t nutmeg 2-3 cloves Put all ingredients in pot, simmer on stove over low heat until cranberries burst and liquid reduces[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][vc_column...

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