The mint julep and the Kentucky Derby have become synonymous, but how and why? The history of the Mint Julep can be traced back to the 1700s on the southern east coast of the United States. Some say it was an evolution of a Arab drink called made of water and rose petals called a Julab. Regardless, the first instance of the Mint Julep in print was in 1803s Travels of Four Years and a … Read more
Spring is finally here, which means it’s time for the lighter, more refreshing pours of the year. Sandeman, the world’s leading port and sherry company, is featuring the lightest ingredient of them all: CO2.
The carbonated cocktail trend first emerged last year with extravagant mixologist techniques, such as using scuba tanks for pomp, but this year is all about catering to the at-home enthusiast. The introduction of carbonating appliances allows anyone the chance to grab … Read more
Created by top Boston mixologist, Max Toste, Basil Hayden’s Nine to Five Punch is a fruity bourbon libation that’s sure to please the entire office! Mixing our bourbon’s spicy finish with zesty lemon and pineapple juice, sweet maple syrup and a splash of fizzy club soda, this punch will make even the most difficult co-worker sing its praise. So next time you want to celebrate the end of your long workday, mix up our Nine … Read more