Top Fives

Top Five Breakfast Cocktails

Breakfast, as they say, is the most important meal of the day. So why not pair the most important meal of the day with a tasty beverage?

Top Five Whiskey Sour Recipes

Here are five great whiskey sour recipes from five great bartenders from New York and Los Angeles.

Five Over-The-Top Bloody Marys

Bloody Mary’s aren’t just for sipping anymore.
 
 Drinks

Chilled Drink of the Week – The Intervention

Chilled 100 Ambassador Manny Hinojosa mixes up this very cool cocktail with a pink hue perfect for the fall and the month of October. Give it a mix!

Chilled Drink of the Week: Astropop

GEM Restaurant & Lounge in Boston has a new specialty cocktail, the Astropop.
 
 Featured Brands

50 Years of Craft Comes to Life with the Glenlivet Winchester Collection

A Celebration and Introduction to The Glenlivet’s First Collection of Rare 50 Year Old Single Malt Scotch Whiskies.

Fruit Salad Cider and 7 Hop Cider Released by Rogue Ales & Spirits

Made from ingredients grown on Rogue Farms in Independence and Tygh Valley, Oregon.

Wicked Dolphin Rums Has Just Released a New Spirit Series “RumShine.”

Inspired by the Gladesmen who turned sugar into shine in the Florida Everglades Circa 1900.
 
 Mixologists

Featured Mixologist Jesse Janovsky

Check out this week's featured mixologist and see how you can become a featured mixologist.

Featured Mixologist Tony Perez

Check out this week's featured mixologist and see how you can become a featured mixologist.

Featured Mixologist Gerson Flores

Check out this week's featured mixologist and see how you can become a featured mixologist.
 
 Celebrities

Atlantico Rum Sponsoring the Enrique Iglesias 2014 Tour

Atlantico offering an all access pass to an Enrique performance and tasting of the finest rums in the world.

Moët & Chandon’s Sponsorship of the 2014 US Open Celeb Highlights

The Moët & Chandon Suite at this year’s US Open was a star-studded venue.
 
 Cool Products

Never Break Your Cork with the Smart Touch Wine Opener

Elegantly designed gearing ensures a simple, smooth and effortless operation.

The Alcohoot Breathalyzer

Alcohoot & Heineken Empower Smart Drinking.

The RumChata Holiday Gift Box

RumChata continues its flavorful holiday tradition.
 
 Upcoming Events

Absolut® Challenges Convention by Infusing Nightlife with Creativity – September 12th – October 3rd, 2014

The “Nights by Absolut” Series of Global Events Uses the Night as a Creative Canvas to Push Boundaries of Traditional Nightlife, Beginning with the City that Never Sleeps.

The Chicago Independent Spirits Expo Returns on September 30th, 2014 in Chicago

For a 4th year, the world largest gathering of small, independent & artisanal brands will converge on Chicago, much to the delight of spirits enthusiasts everywhere.

The 33rd Great American Beer Festival October 2nd – 3rd, 2014

The premier U.S. beer festival and competition to kick off in Denver, Colorado.
 
 Industry News

Sobieksi Vodka Launches a New Promo to Raise Funds for the Fisher House Foundation

Just in time for the holidays, Sobieski will continue its successful “Save & Donate” program.

Pernod Ricard USA Opens Fall Certification Program for Registration with Revamped Website

Bartender Education Program boasts updated and more user-friendly BarSmarts website.

Climb Aboard the House on the Hudson, NYC’s First Floating Night Club

Infuse your weekend with live celebrity DJs, bottle service, and the hottest views of the glittering city.
 
 Beer

Heineken USA Announces “Share the Heineken. Spark Your Holidays” Program

The multi-million dollar, fully integrated program is scheduled to hit outlets in November.

After 18 Years, Schmaltz Debuts Official Hanukkah Beer!

Shmaltz Brewing debuts it’s first-ever limited-edition release specifically celebrating all the miracles of the 8 crazy nights.

Heineken USA Reintroduces “Beers of Mexico” Winter Variety Pack Including Dos Equis Invierno

New limited-edition Dos Equis Invierno Winter Bock joins the variety pack this season.
 
 Wine

Chile’s Maipo has Been Voted #3 Wine Destination Worldwide

The only South American region to make it on the prestigious list of international wine regions.

XXIV Karat Sparkling Wine Breaks into California

The first California sparkling wine infused with 24-karat gold flakes, is expanding its presence to California.

Black Stallion Estate Winery Debuts “Transcendent”

Featuring a master blend of the vintage’s top vineyard lots from Napa Valley’s most prestigious appellations.
 
 Contests

Van Gogh Vodka Partners for “Cocktails Without Prejudice” Sweepstakes

Win a trip to New York City and attend the Cyndi Lauper & Friends: Home for the Holidays Concert.

Vote on The Perfect Purée Flavor Your Way Cocktail Recipes

The Perfect Purée is challenging bartenders nationally to show off their creativity. Create the best cocktail and take home $5,000!