2013 is almost upon us! Seriously, what happened to 2012. It seems like it was here and gone in a blink of an eye. As the new year approaches, I get out my crystal ball and peer into 2013 to see what the top trends in drink will be in 2013. Here are my predictions. And, if I am wrong, I blame it on my crystal ball.
For this week's Wine Wednesday, we are heading back to the 1970's and imbibing in it's most popular wine - Riunite Lambrusco. As many of you may know, I love, love, love Lambrusco. It is fizzy and fruity and pairs really well with food. But, I had never had the wine that beget the craze in the United States - Riunite.
Don't want to haul your whole cocktail kit to your friend's party, but want to be ready if duty calls?
How to chill a fine Scotch without succumbing to tons of dilution? A question as old as the Whisky itself.
Gift baskets can be a fun way to give the gift of cocktails this holiday season. The idea is simple: Pick a cocktail your recipient will love, then get the ingredients and package them in a gift box or basket ... along with copy of DIY Cocktails, of course.
When Santa comes tonight, surprise him! Instead of putting out milk and cookies, leave out cocktails and candies. I am sure that Santa would appreciate a hot toddy to warm him up or a classic Martini to get his blood flowing.
Light up your Hanukkah with more than candles. We've put together eight crazy cocktails, one for each night.