Month: May 2021

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Liquor vs. Liqueur

Let’s talk about liquors and liqueurs. Depending upon your accent they can be pronounced the exact same way, or completely differently. But at the end of the day, there is a difference that we need to explain. Liquor The Miriam Webster’s Definition of Liquor is  Liquor can be used as both a verb and a […]

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No, Wine Does NOT Have to be Made From Grapes…

Millennials love experiencing new things. Put a Cabernet Sauvignon from Napa Valley or a Chinese Plum Wine in front of them, odds are they’re trying the plum wine. So, in the spirit of trying new things, let’s dive into different fruit wines this week and really get to know what they’re all about! What is […]

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Interview with Wine Judge: Casleah Herwaldt

We got the chance to catch up with one of our judges, Casleah Herwaldt, who helped award several wines during our 2019 and 2020 Wine Competitions. Cas shared a little about herself and her wine preferences as a millennial working in the wine industry. Here’s what she said… Tell us about yourself!  Hi! My name […]

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What’s the Deal with the VIN-fluencer Controversy?

Maybe you’ve heard about the vin-fluncer controversy, maybe you haven’t. Maybe you have no clue what a vin-fluencer is. Wherever you’re at in this current debacle, we’re here to help hash out the details… and of course, give you our opinion.  Vin-fluencers, or wine influencers, are influential bloggers and vloggers with a taste for wine, […]

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6 Rum Cocktails for This Summer

Ah rum, one of the most cocktail-friendly bases in my opinion. A true testament of summer time. Almost all rum cocktails make us think of summer, and as it warms up, you may want to save a couple of these recipes to satisfy your next cocktail craving! What exactly is Rum?  Rum is alcohol made […]

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The Napa Valley of Mexico: Valle de Guadalupe

The Napa Valley of Mexico: Valle de Guadalupe If you’re a wine lover, chances are you’ve already been to Napa Valley. Where should you go next? Head south to Mexico’s Valle de Guadalupe! The Valle de Guadalupe is an area of Ensenada Municipality, Baja California, Mexico that has become an increasingly popular tourist destination for […]

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Mexican Whiskey: The Next Mexican Beverage Take Over…

Mexican Whiskey: The Next Mexican Beverage Take Over… First came Tequila and then the Mexican lager. Currently the wine market is exploding with Mexican wines, especially from Valle de Guadalupe and people are getting to know mezcal. So what’s the next way that Mexico can out-do themselves with alcoholic beverages? Whiskey. And they do a […]