Archive for March, 2016

Presidential Candidates’ Drink of Choice

March 24th, 2016

Image via: www.craftbrewingbusiness.com   We’ll be the first to admit that the 2016 Presidential election has caused us to partake in our fair share of boozing up on a night-by-night basis. These days it feels as if we can’t go online or pick up a paper without hearing about the latest drama in one of […]

Whiskey Wednesday: Whiskey Rock-A-Roller

March 23rd, 2016

Image via: www.westervin.com Whether you’re a Lynyrd Skynyrd fan or not, the Whiskey Rock-A-Roller is sure to be a crowd-pleaser to celebrate the beginning of Spring or to mourn the loss of your perfect March Madness bracket over the weekend (which includes all of you sadly). This fruity mix of raspberries, lemon juice, bourbon, and […]

Whiskey Wednesday: Irish Cream

March 17th, 2016

Image via: www.popsugar.com There are three types of people on St. Paddy’s Day – those who stick to Guinness because “they are embracing Irish heritage”, those who opt for a more sophisticated holiday cocktail (such as the Emerald or an Irish Coffee), and there are those who really embrace their Irish heritage with a little […]

Travel Guide: Mammoth Lakes

March 10th, 2016

Image via: www.explore.visitmammoth.com   If you visited the Mammoth Lakes area back in the late 1800s, you would find a sleepy mining town with a saloon, a mining company, and a few hundred cowboys trying to make it rich after the discovery of gold in the surrounding mountain range. Fast forward to present-day and you […]

Whiskey Wednesday: Sriracha Hot Toddy

March 10th, 2016

Image via: www.minimalistbaker.com   Unless you’ve been living in a cave the past three years, chances are you have become familiar with those little bottles of red sauce with the infamous green cap popping up on every restaurant table and supermarket shelf around. Yes, we’re talking about Sriracha! By now you know that sriracha goes […]

America’s Strangest Drinking Laws

March 3rd, 2016

For anyone under the impression that the majority of ridiculous laws about alcohol were abolished at the end of Prohibition, be prepared to have your mind blown. And no, we’re not talking about drinking and driving laws or laws regarding the sale of alcohol to a minor. Obviously we’re all for those. They’re plausible. They […]

Whiskey Wednesday: Lost Republic Sweet Tea

March 3rd, 2016

Image via: www.seriouseats.com We may be on the brink of yet another El Nino storm here in California, but there’s no harm in dreaming of warm summer afternoons sipping some spiked iced tea on the porch. A vision that sweet can be hard to conjure up on a rainy March day, which is why we’re […]