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Skunked Beer – What You Need To Know

Skunked Beer - What You Need To Know

So, you just finished an afternoon of yard work and all you can think about is downing an iced cold bottle of beer. You grab it out of the cooler, pop the top, take a big ole swig and “Yuck!”. You just got “skunked”, or more accurately your beer did. What happened and what can you do to prevent this tragedy in the future?

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How to Make the Perfect Summer Mimosa

How to Make the Perfect Summer Mimosa

Are we correct to assume that Sunday morning brunch would lack a certain “je ne sais quoi” without a mimosa in hand? They fit together so seamlessly, like hugs and kisses and coffee and cream. And, with its no-nonsense three-ingredient blueprint, this beloved cocktail is so simple, yet so delightful. So, let’s make it official, and declare this one the season of the perfect summer mimosa! You can hang your hat on that one, 2020.

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The Summer of Hard Seltzer: Top 5 Brands

The Summer of Hard Seltzer: Top 5 Brands

Since it’s market inception in 2014, and the meteoric boom of White Claw in 2019, the hard seltzer craze has continued to dominate the alcohol industry. It’s even outselling a number of popular beers. In the U.S. alone, sales are expected to double to $3.5 billion this year and reach $6.5 billion by 2024. But, what’s all the fuss about? Read on to find out more, as well as the top 5 seltzer brands in the country . 

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How to Host a Virtual Happy Hour

How to Host a Virtual Happy Hour

In today’s unprecedented time of social distancing, virtual happy hours are the safest and most convenient way to stay connected. We get an opportunity to vent our collective annoyance, worry and loneliness while sipping on our favorite beverages. If for only a few moments, put your stress aside and host a virtual happy hour with friends or family!

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How Beverage Companies Are Coping With COVID-19

How Beverage Companies Are Coping With COVID-19

Throughout the Coronavirus pandemic, stay-at-home orders and lockdown protocols are having a tremendous impact on all businesses, and this includes beverage companies. Some state governments are even ordering a liquor ban to discourage people from gathering together. So, amidst the current climate, how are the beverage companies coping with COVID-19?

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5 Drinks That Need to Make a Comeback in 2020

5 Drinks That Need to Make a Comeback in 2020

There are things better left in the past, like neon spandex and huge blazer shoulder pads. What should never be forgotten are the classic drinks that need to make a comeback. While newer cocktails have earned their rightful place in society, we can’t sit back and let these treasures stay buried forever. It’s always fun to unearth the gems we’ve almost forgotten and rekindle our love and passion for the classics!

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The Versatility of Vodka: A Mixology Gem

The Versatility of Vodka: A Mixology Gem

In the world of cocktails, vodka remains to be a bar staple that mixologists and bartenders simply can’t live without. Vodka allows mixologists to be more creative and innovative with their creations without forgetting the touch of complexity needed in these cocktails. The versatility of vodka is unparalleled, and if you don’t have a bottle of one at home this holiday season, it’s time you stock up.

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