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St. Patrick’s Day 2014

Happy St. Patty’s Day (or is it St. Paddy’s Day). It’s been a while since I’ve had a Guinness. Maybe a few months ago was the last time I remember having one. So I had to seek

National Margarita Day 2014

February 22nd is National Margarita Day. The origins of why it falls on this day are debatable, but who wants to debate that when there’s margaritas to be drank. Over the years, I’ve ditched the frozen/blended margarita

Mike’s Harder Blueberry Lemonade

As with their previous flavored malt beverages that contain 8% alcohol, Mike’s Harder Blueberry Lemonade doesn’t disappoint. It’s a slight bit on the sweet side, but not too sweet to think about not consuming the entire 16

Rockstar and Vodka

Just like a Red Bull and vodka, a Rockstar and vodka is a mixed drink that’s popular in a lot of clubs. And while having one or two in a night is mostly harmless, when consumed in

Paloma

Start the new year off right with a fresh drink. I found this recipe for the Paloma on the Casamigos web site. Made with all fresh ingredients, this drink is smooth and refreshing. Of course, you can

Eggnog Fireball

Ending the year with a festive holiday classic – Eggnog – this version has a cinnamon whiskey kick. Normally, I would add a standard non-flavored whiskey or a spiced rum to the eggnog. But since cinnamon goes

80 Years After Prohibition

Original photo found on Ow.ly On December 5th, 1933, Utah cast the final and deciding vote to repeal the 18th Amendment, which made alcohol illegal in the United States. For over 13 years, it was alcohol that