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Chilled Drink of the Week: Bearly Forgotten
3 months ago

Chilled Drink of the Week: Bearly Forgotten

My cocktail was inspired by my mentor, Robin Vaughn, who hired me at Big Tex. He was a bear in (and bearer of) hospitality. He passed away recently, but he will never leave…
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Recap: Bombay Sapphire’s Most Imaginative Bartender Media Mixer
6 months ago

Recap: Bombay Sapphire’s Most Imaginative Bartender Media Mixer

On Thursday, July 20th, 2017, at Maypop in New Orleans, viewers of Bombay Sapphire’s Most Imaginative Bartender Media Mixer watched as journalists were led under the close instruction…
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Recap: Elyx House at Tales of the Cocktail 2017
6 months ago

Recap: Elyx House at Tales of the Cocktail 2017

Elyx House at Tales of the Cocktail was undoubtedly the best yet, with a constant line wrapped around the block…
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Recap: The Diageo Dogg House at Tales of the Cocktail
6 months ago

Recap: The Diageo Dogg House at Tales of the Cocktail

On Friday, July 21st, 2017, Diageo hosted a once-in-a-lifetime party with entertainment and hip-hop icon Snoop Dogg at the Contemporary Arts Center during Tales of the Cocktail in New Orleans…
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Recap: Pisco Tasting at TOTC with Dale DeGroff and Tony Abou-Ganim
6 months ago

Recap: Pisco Tasting at TOTC with Dale DeGroff and Tony Abou-Ganim

This has been a week of firsts for Pisco; and for Dale DeGroff and Tony Abou-Ganim. For the first time ever Tony and Dale collaborated and created a drink…
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Recap: Casa Noble Cocktails at Tales of the Cocktail
6 months ago

Recap: Casa Noble Cocktails at Tales of the Cocktail

Joining Casa Noble Founder Jose ‘Pepe’ Hermosillo, brand ambassadors and mixologists Phil Khanderish and Reza Esmali created one-of-a-kind Casa Noble cocktails…
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Brockmans Gin Hosts 2nd Annual World Gin Day ‘Brocktail’ Contest
11 months ago

Brockmans Gin Hosts 2nd Annual World Gin Day ‘Brocktail’ Contest

Three Winning Entries to attend 2017 Tales of the Cocktail in New Orleans. Brockmans Gin is once again inviting bars…
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Must Mix: Hurricane de la Passione
12 months ago

Must Mix: Hurricane de la Passione

With Mardi Gras Season kicking off, try this twist on a classic cocktail; a hurricane made with beer. At Coquette in New Orleans, Beverage Manager Christopher Brian is serving the Hurricane de la Passione, a slightly bitter take on this boozy cocktail topped with beer.
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Jack Daniel’s Becomes Official Spirit Brand of the NBA
12 months ago

Jack Daniel’s Becomes Official Spirit Brand of the NBA

Jack Daniel’s and the National Basketball Association (NBA) announced today a new multiyear partnership making Jack Daniel’s…
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Bayou Rum Distillery Named Best Large-Scale Visitor Center
1 year ago

Bayou Rum Distillery Named Best Large-Scale Visitor Center

Louisiana Landmark Receives Prestigious Recognition in 2017 International Distillery Experience Challenge…
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1970s Inspired Cocktails
1 year ago

1970s Inspired Cocktails

Many people think of the 1970’s as a punch line, but what about a cocktail menu that is an ode to one of the most influential decades in the US?
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The Wandering Spirits
1 year ago

The Wandering Spirits

From August 21st – 31st, a group of bartenders and beverage industry professionals (who’ve aptly named themselves the “Wandering Spirits”) embarked on a 10-day motorcycle trip throughout Iceland…
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