A TAILGATING TODDY

It’s tailgating season! Here's a boozy punch perfect for serving at your next tailgate. When you hear the word "punch", you may get images of classy bowls and floating lumps of sherbet drifting into ladles, but let me assure you this is not your grandma’s punch (although we greatly encourage you to pour her a glass!)

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HOW I CELEBRATE MORE: THE PALOMA PICANTE

A few years ago, my family and I went on vacation to the Yucatan Peninsula, where we learned the art of relaxing beachside. This trip opened my eyes to lots of new food, Mayan history and some new cocktails that seemed to make the intense summer sun way more tolerable. My favorite of those and one that we enjoy at home is the Paloma Picante.

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Toast the Royal Wedding

If you're planning a Royal Wedding Watch Party for Prince Harry and Meghan Markle you'll need some cocktails worthy of royalty.  We've got His and Her cocktail recipes to help toast the happy couple when they say "I do" on Saturday, May 19.

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Gin for beginners

If you're like me, gin can be a bit of a mystery. London Dry? Navy Strength? And just what the heck is a botanical!? Well, fear not – I have delved into the lore of gin and found the answers to these questions and more!

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SPRING SPRITZERS

Spring has sprung and I couldn't be happier! Warmer temps, budding trees, blooming flowers and spritzy cocktails! This is a beautiful time of year in Arkansas, and spritzy cocktails are light and refreshing. They can be tart or on the sweeter side, and the effervescence makes them dangerously gluggable! I lean toward the bitter side of spritzy cocktails, but no judgment if you're into the sweeter things!

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GAME PLAN THE MORNING AFTER: BLOODY MARY

With Christmas and New Years on the horizon, two holidays where celebrations and indulgence can so easily cross that thin line into overindulgence, it's a good idea to have a game plan for the morning after. Now, you could go with aspirin, water, and a good night's sleep. OR you could be a champion, live gloriously, and grab a scale from the dragon that burned you. Steer into the slide and keep going with the Bloody Mary, blessed among cocktails.

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THE LOCAL FLAVOR: ROCK TOWN FLAVORED VODKA

Rock Town Distillery is Arkansas' first legal distillery since Prohibition, and speaking as a local they certainly do me proud. They have so many excellent products that it was hard to decide which I should highlight in my blog, but after heavy consideration I've decided to tell y'all about Rock Town's assortment of flavored vodka.

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