Seasonal Drinking

America’s favorite unsung holiday—Happy National Margarita Day!

By Wyatt / February 21, 2017 / Comments Off on America’s favorite unsung holiday—Happy National Margarita Day!

Wednesday, February 22, 2017 is  National Margarita Day. If you haven’t already, raise a glass in cheer! Like many classic cocktails, the origin of the Margarita is mired in legend. One of the earliest tales of its invention is that in 1938, Carlos “Danny” Herrera created the drink at his restaurant, Rancho La Gloria, for…

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Scaldis Noël, one of the great untapped Christmas beers

By Wyatt / December 22, 2016 / Comments Off on Scaldis Noël, one of the great untapped Christmas beers

One of the things people look forward to most about the holidays are the scents and tastes of the season. Everyone has their favorite holiday treat, and in Colorado, it is often Christmas beer. This winter specialty style is best exemplified by the Belgian tradition. People are generally more familiar with labels adorned with Santa…

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Let’s Smirnoff Peppermint Twist again, like we did last winter

By Wyatt / November 29, 2016 / Comments Off on Let’s Smirnoff Peppermint Twist again, like we did last winter

Wrapped in its best stripes for the yule season, Smirnoff Peppermint Twist delivers you the mouth-watering taste of sweet holiday candy, balanced by the soothing cool of peppermint. Peppermint Twist has returned to shelves in Colorado this holiday season, but only for a brief time. This limited edition for Christmas is made with natural peppermint…

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Leopold Bros. Three Pins Alpine Herbal Liqueur is a Ten

By Wyatt / November 22, 2016 / Comments Off on Leopold Bros. Three Pins Alpine Herbal Liqueur is a Ten

Based on the methods of traditional mountain distillers who forage their local terrain for the herbs, roots, and flowers to produce herbal liqueurs, Leopold Bros. Three Pins Alpine Herbal Liqueur uses a blend of botanicals found throughout the Rocky Mountains to create a complex herbal liqueur with welcome warming spice and floral notes. A special…

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