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summer cocktail recipes

Make this a Summer of Change for your Cocktail Menu

Summer means long, tall, refreshing, crisp, thirst-quenching, lower alcohol, sessionable beverages worth ordering a second time.
Jack Robertiello spirit trends

Lower Proof Through the Roof

March 20th, 2017   |   By Jack Robertiello Take a look at any bar menu these days, and there’s no missing the newfound prominence of ingredients like vermouth, sherry, fortified wines and amari. In common, beyond a savory…

Private Assets – A look at private label wine

December 19, 2016   |   by Jack Robertiello Every operator has had this experience: You visit a competitor and try a great Cabernet, or attend a reception and love the Chardonnay they serve, but no matter how hard you try,…

A Juicy Story: Sage Restaurant Group’s Zero-Proof Offerings

June 22, 2016   |   By Jack Robertiello Excerpt courtesy of   When it comes to appealing to contemporary consumers’ taste for more creative, refreshing and interesting non-alcohol beverages, Denver-based…

Branching Out

Consumers Want More Than the Same Old Beer and Cider Selection By Jack Robertiello Courtesy of “Flavor & The Menu” Ask any world-observing brewer what today’s beer drinker wants, and the answer is universally the same:…

Low Proof, Big Payoff

Low-Alcohol Drinks are Poised to Add High-Octane Opportunity to Beverage Menus By Katie Ayoub In this age of the well-crafted cocktail, guests are looking to sample, appreciate and enjoy more than one drink. But they’re not necessarily…