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Spring 2017 Cocktail Trends & Recipes Created by TOP Bartenders

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Spring is the season that exudes elegance and is often coined as the season of awakening. What better way to toast to the departure of the cold season than tasty tipples? Trends in cocktail culture have become a quintessential part of celebrating a new season. Spring 2017 is forecasting decadent rum concoctions and introducing aperitifs […]


BEHIND THE BAR: Ryan Hooks Mixes Up His Christmas Mai Tai, ‘The Grinch’

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Join Ryan Hooks, our Tipsy contributor and Bartender at Saint Felix in Hollywood, as he mixes up the cocktail that got him through another holiday season, his Christmas Mai Tai, The Grinch. Cheers! ___ The Grinch 1 oz Cherry Grenadine over ice in a Collins glass In a cocktail shaker 1 oz light Rum .5 oz […]


Cocktails for an Award-Worthy Viewing Party with PINNACLE VODKA

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With Awards Season underway, Pinnacle Vodka created a few star-studded cocktails that are sure to make your viewing party the “Best Picture!” Cheers! __________ Pinnacle Best Picture 1 1/2 parts Pinnacle® Pomegranate Vodka 4 parts Champagne Splash Grenadine In a champagne flute rimmed with sugar pearls, pour in vodka and champagne. Top with a splash […]


In Defense of the Aperitif with LA QUINTINYE VERMOUTH ROYAL

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Though classic cocktails have reemerged and today’s bar scene is stronger than ever, somewhere along the way in our busy lives, we lost sight of the art of the aperitif. We’re often in too much of a hurry to take the time, and when we do opt for a before dinner drink, it’s usually an […]


BEHIND THE BAR: Ryan Hooks Teaches Us How to Make An ‘Old Fashioned’ The Right Way!

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Join Ryan Hooks, Bartender at Saint Felix in Hollywood and Tipsy Contributor, as he teaches us how to make an ‘Old Fashioned,’ the right way! Cheers! ___ ___ What you’ll need: 1/2 oz Simple Syrup Bar Bitters (2 dahses) 2 oz Bourbon or Rye Bourbon 1 orange (for peeling) 1 Pint glass and 1 rocks […]


Florals for Spring! – Spring Cocktails from STK Steakhouse

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Spring is coming.. supposedly, so why not get a head start and pretend the season is upon us with these new floral inspired cocktails from STK Steakhouse. While floral patterns may not be groundbreaking, a splash of flower water or an herb infused libation is exactly the right combination to put a refreshing ‘spring’ in […]


SXSW Sips!

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For nearly three decades, South by Southwest (SXSW) has been a gathering of the who’s who of movies, music and groundbreaking technology. It’s a celebration of what’s big, buzz-worthy, and up-and-coming; from hot new talent to historic performances, surprise appearances, secret concerts, app launches and movie premieres. SXSW is now and Sauza Tequila is prepared with […]


The Heat is On Cocktails to Cool Down the Summer Heat!

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As the peak of summer sets in, so does the hot, hot heat. The best way to stay cool, and have a little fun while doing so, is mixing up some refreshing and crisp cocktails! SVEDKA Vodka, Black Velvet Whisky and ONEHOPE Wine offer the perfect combination of chilled and frozen cocktails needed to beat […]


Manhattan’s Craziest Named Cocktails

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While most Manhattanites pride themselves on trying monumental city legacy’s like the cities best burger or the infamous cronut—you wouldn’t be a true New Yorker without trying the craziest cocktail concoctions with the wackiest names.  Check ’em out! __________ Daddy Issues (Leave Rochelle Out of It)   Leave it to the venue known for “serving […]