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Tomorrow is the first day of August. Summer is slowly starting to slip away for the year and this means that you’ve got to soak up every ounce of extra sunlight, breezy evenings on the patio, and fresh summer cocktails. This Raspberry Beer Cocktail is a delicious spin on alcoholic raspberry lemonade. It is so

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That’s right…the doctor is in: Thanks for reading Such A Lush Blog.  Stay tuned and you’ll be served fun commentary on wine, cocktails, entertaining, and small business.  It’s a fun mix, we’re some fun gals, and you’ve found your place if you’re Such a Lush like us. And, for reading the blog, you can get 15% off

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Last week we gave you the skinny on Beer Camp Across America. This week we want to remind you that The Great American Beer Festival is fast approaching! This year the event will take place October 2nd-4th. The Great American Beer Festival is the premier US Beer Festival and competition and features the largest collection

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It’s no secret that we love Sangrias here at Lush.  Before ever creating our own all natural Lush Sangria mix, we’d been experimenting with fruit combinations and recipes for years.  When we set out to make Lush Sangria, we decided to stick with citrus fruits simply because we enjoyed these flavors the most, and felt like

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Maybe, just maybe, you had one too many margaritas yesterday for tequila day.  It’s time to work off those calories.  And, we’re here to help:   Thanks for reading Such A Lush Blog.  Stay tuned and you’ll be served fun commentary on wine, cocktails, entertaining, and small business.  It’s a fun mix, we’re some fun gals, and

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I am pretty picky when it comes to margaritas. It’s got to have good tequila. It’s also got to have enough tequila. I always choose to use 100% agave tequila in my margaritas. Tequila comes from the nectar of the blue agave plant. Each blue agave plant has to grow for 8-10 years before it can be

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The Lapu Lapu cocktail is tropical and oh-so-yummy. I first discovered this cocktail on my honeymoon at Walt Disney World. We stayed at the Polynesian Resort and quickly became familiar with the Tiki Bar in the Great Ceremonial House. When we got home, I knew I couldn’t wait until our next trip to have another!

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Ahhh, patios, food, and wine.  There aren’t many things that sing “summer” as much as patios, food, and wine.  Except, perhaps, wine slush on a patio. Have I got you in the mood to head out and eat on a patio? If so, here’s a great list of some of the best outdoor dining patios

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Summer time is definitely not the time to be slaving away in the kitchen over the stove for hours on end. You should be enjoying the extra daylight, precious time with family and friends, and a delicious cocktail during your spare time, not cooking. This is exactly why we’ve compiled this list of easy summertime recipes

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Guess what’s brewing in Denver this week? It’s none other than BEER CAMP ACROSS AMERICA – a 7-city traveling beer festival with more than 700 brewers.  Wow! Be sure to check it out at the link below and get your tickets if you’re here in Denver.  And, don’t miss one of our favorite brewers:  Barrels

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