Spiced Fruit Margarita

1 ½ parts Milagro Reposado Tequila ¾ parts Peach Schnapps ¾ parts Mango Syrup 1 parts Fresh Lemon Juice ½ parts Sriracha 1 part Club Soda Garnish: 1 Lime Wheel Shake all ingredients vigorously with ice except soda. Strain…

Mexican Garden Margarita

2 parts Milagro Silver Tequila 1 parts Fresh Lime Juice ½ part Light Agave Nectar 2 parts Pineapple Juice 1 pinch Cilantro Leaves 1 Pineapple Leaf Garnish: 1 Lime Wheel Garnish: Cilantro Combine all ingredients in a…

Agua Verde Margarita

1 ½ parts Milagro Silver ¼ parts Avocado 3 Cucumber Slices 1 parts Fresh Lime Juice 1 parts Agave Nectar Garnish: 1 Lime Wheel Combine ingredients and blend with one cup of ice. Pour into a rocks glass. Garnish with a lime…

Editorial Opinion: “Handcrafted” or “Homemade?”

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Who is next to get hit by a lawsuit for claiming, “Handcrafted” or “Homemade?” The class action suit against Jim Beam states… “With regard to Defendants’ false and misleading promotion of their bourbon. Defendants promote their…

Valentine’s Day Cocktail Recipes

  With Valentine’s Day coming up this weekend, we wanted to reach out with some fun and festive cocktail recipes from Lillet, Solerno Blood Orange Liqueur, Milagro Tequila, and Hendrick’s Gin, all of which are sure to win over…

National Margarita Day, February 22nd

National Margarita Day is coming up on Sunday, February 22nd, and we wanted to share some new recipes from Milagro Tequila Brand Ambassador Jaime Salas to sip on and celebrate with. A survey conducted by Milagro Tequila found that 91% of…
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Sangria

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Red Wine Sangria by Columbia Restaurant Simple syrup (see below) 1 orange 1 lime 1 375 ml bottle of Sangre de Toro wine (or any other red Rioja wine) 1 oz Torres 5 Brandy (or substitute any Spanish Brandy) Splash of lemon-lime…

Winter Cocktails

As winter is ushered in, our taste in cocktails takes a decidedly different twist, whether it’s something warm and cozy, or the desire for a Caribbean dream. Special spices, flavors and syrups come into the mix. Espresso Martini 1…

Women in Spirits

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Jim, Jack and Johnnie … “It’s a man’s world” may never have been a truer saying than when applied to the world of spirits. At a glance, men seem to dominate the liquor shelf. But one does not need to look very hard to see that women…

The Adventures of George: Egg-nogging

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George found himself in Portland, Oregon on a rather chilly winter’s eve and in need of some warming fortification. Not knowing his way around the city, he inquired with the concierge at the beautiful Monaco Hotel, where he might find a well-crafted…

Frozen Assets

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Frozen Assets how ice finally returned to a place of prominence in the American drinking scene.

Cold Weather Cocktails

As the weather turns from the heat of summer to a chilly fall and the cold snap of winter, cocktail menus follow their own evolution from light, bright citrus and fresh “green” flavors to the darker, earthier and warmer flavors found on…

VIDEO: Old Fashioned at Pendennis Club with Tony Abou-Ganin

Tony Abou-Ganim, along with Tom Fischer at the Pendennis Club in Kentucky researching the “Old Fashioned” cocktail, its history and the proper way to make them! Also check out Tom’s website at BourbonBlog.com for more fun things on bo…

Rye Not?

  Is Straight Rye Whiskey Prepared To Be The Next Darling Of The Whiskey World? Once a favorite of the “Greatest Generation,” straight Rye Whiskey had all but faded into obscurity with only a few old dusty bottles lingering around…

Chamomile Old Fashioned

with Russell's Reserve® 6 Year Old Rye