Seasonal Drinking

3 Great Colorado vodkas for summer

By Wyatt / July 11, 2017 / Comments Off on 3 Great Colorado vodkas for summer

This broiling July heat is not very cooperative for summer stout and whiskey drinking. Thoughts turn to boat drinks and more fruit-filled fare for refreshing drinking. Vodka is a natural for providing a lighter bodied cocktail base, and Colorado has no shortage of quality products. Here are some to try when you’re mixing for fun…

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3 Tequilas to make your Cinco de Mayo party a 10

By Wyatt / May 3, 2017 / Comments Off on 3 Tequilas to make your Cinco de Mayo party a 10

Looking for that special Cinco de Mayo spirit that screams celebration? Try one of these innovative agave endeavors: Suerte Añejo Owned by a couple amigos from Boulder, Suerte’s Añejo pushes the boundaries of their Reposado, further aging it in charred American oak whiskey barrels for twenty-four months, twice as long as the industry standard. Its complex, full-bodied flavor…

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3 Rosé wines perfect for your Easter celebration

By Wyatt / April 11, 2017 / Comments Off on 3 Rosé wines perfect for your Easter celebration

Everyone looks for that special bottle of wine for their holiday celebration. For Easter, you want something delicate and festive to support the changing season. These three rosés are perfect for the developing spring and wonderful matches for a roasted ham and other traditional Easter fare. Gerard Bertrand Cote des Roses Rosé Côte des Roses…

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6 Irish whiskies to try for St. Patrick’s Day

By Wyatt / March 16, 2017 / Comments Off on 6 Irish whiskies to try for St. Patrick’s Day

In the early twentieth century Irish whiskey was the most popular whiskey style in the United States. Unfortunately, Prohibition upset the export market and forced many distilleries out of business.  Irish whiskey started to bounce back in the early 1990s, and for over twenty years it has been the fastest growing spirit in the world.…

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