As Summer 2012 is in full swing, we’re sharing a few cocktials to start your summer from‘s Chef/Mixologist Stephen Dennison. The first is a cross between the Vesper and Vodka Gimlet celebrating the Bond Girl. Drink it all summer as you get ready for the release of Skyfall. We left out the Heineken. The… Read more »

National Bourbon Day, how are YOU celebrating?

At, we celebrate bourbon every day! And thank you for joining with us to make the party live on all year long! Today is other one of those “official days” that we see everyday of the year. Of course we are more happy to see it be bourbon vs. “National Meatloaf Day.” How are… Read more »

Royal Drinks to Celebrate the Diamond Jubilee brings you two Royal Punches to share with your friends as we celebrate the concluding and final ceremonies of the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee in London and across the world. One made with Glen Grant Scotch Whisy and the other Hendrick’s Gin. Serve these up and give your guests the “Royal Treatment.” Watch Her Majesty… Read more »

The Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Cocktails with Gin

On her way to becoming history’s longest reigning female, Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II of the United Kingdom is the second royal to reach the diamond jubilee. The Queen’s Diamond Jubilee calls for a special toast of quintessential British flair with what we’re told at that Port wine and gin are among Queen Elizabeth’s favorite libations…. Read more »

National Cognac Day

At, we’re proud of the American heritage of bourbon. That is why we’re happy to toast to our French friends who take great pride in their Cognac on National Cognac Day which is today! May we suggest the cocktail made with Camus Cognac below along with some details on Cognac ( for your reading… Read more »

Memorial Day Drinks with Bourbon and whiskeys

While Derby is over, we  continue to enjoy juleps at and recommend  these new twists with Bulleit including a Ginger Julep and  Rye Mint Julep perfect for a Memorial Day picnic. What can say refreshment  in the sun like these two? Pair them with a Bulleit Bourbon Burger. The Ginger Julep ’68 Fastback Ingredients: 1 ½… Read more »

Memorial Day Cocktails: Drinking Your Fruits and Vegetables

At, we enjoy themed cocktails for holidays and the creations below might be more refreshing to drink than to eat for Memorial Day. If you want some bourbon and whiskey inspired recipes to grill out and cook with, check out our food recipe section here. As always, have a safe and fun Memorial Day… Read more »

Tax Day Cocktails

Legendary whiskey aficionado Benjamin Franklin (among his other distinguished titles) once said, “The only things certain in life are death and taxes.” Shouldn’t bourbon be another one of life’s certainties? Wild Turkey Bourbon thinks so and tells in honor of their tagline, “Give ‘Em the Bird,” they want us all to sit back and enjoy what Uncle… Read more »

U.K. vs. Louisville: Final Four Cocktails presents cocktails to celebrate tonight’s Kentucky semifinal game between the longtime Bluegrass State rivals. Who are YOU supporting in this “Battle of the Bluegrass”? Tell us below under comments. As both University of Kentucky Wildcats and University of Louisville Cardinals battle for the chance to win the NCAA Championship at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans,… Read more »

Mad Men Cocktails and Basil Hayden’s Bourbon

Basil Hayden’s Bourbon tells that the writers of AMC’s “Man Men”  love Basil Hayden’s and actually drink it while writing the show. Matthew Weiner, “Mad Men” creator and executive producer, tells us that they keep a bottle of Basil Hayden’s in the writer’s room to toast a long day’s work. It’s not just the show’s… Read more »