Category Archives: Spirits

This One Weird Fact About SoCo Will Shock You

Spirits / May 17, 2017 / No Comments.

10COMFORT-master768SoCo — Southern Comfort, if we’re being formal. Two syllables that conjure hazy memories of dive bars, dorm rooms and surreptitious swigs from a flask.

But what is SoCo? Some kind of whiskey, right?

Nope. Southern Comfort contains no whiskey....
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Bourbon for the Kentucky Derby

Spirits / May 5, 2017 / No Comments.

Tomorrow, May 6th, marks the 143rd anniversary of the Greatest Two Minutes in Sports! The Kentucky Derby.

To help you prepare for race day, we have some delicious bourbon cocktail suggestions for your Derby Day spring parties.

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The classy,...
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Bagel Whiskey?

Spirits / April 28, 2017 / No Comments.

Screen Shot 2017-04-25 at 12.39.06 PMBagels are usually thought of as the hangover breakfast. There’s nothing like a bacon egg and cheese on a toasted bagel to sop up last night’s shots. But what if the roles were...
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Celebrity Tequila Showdown

Spirits / April 19, 2017 / No Comments.

yoJC2GXrDG5CmeeJDGCelebrities, they’re just like us. They take tequila shots then wake up the next morning with a pounding headache and their hand still in a bag of Cool Ranch Doritos.

But in another way, they’re not like us at all: They’re rich enough to start their own tequila brand...
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Tequila Vs. Mezcal

Spirits / April 11, 2017 / No Comments.

If you don’t know, now you know.

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TEQUILA VS MEZCAL
Made from only blue agave plant. Made from any of the 30 different agave plants.
Blue agave is baked in an above-ground oven. Agave is roasted or grilled over hot rocks inside in-ground...
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Whisky vs. Whiskey

Spirits / March 31, 2017 / 1 Comment.

giphyThe Drinking in America team is a huge fan of whisky… or is it whiskey? We’re here to settle the debate.

No matter how you spell it, whisky/ey is an umbrella term for a type of spirit distilled from a mash of fermented grains. And underneath that umbrella...
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LocoNut

Spirits / March 26, 2017 / 1 Comment.

Screen Shot 2017-03-24 at 9.38.53 AMThings are about to get loco… Forget the Coke and Rum- Captain Morgan is changing the game this spring. The rum company is shaking up the shots category with Captain Morgan LocoNut. It’s the perfect shot...
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