Archive for August 2014 | Monthly archive page

I don’t know about you, but I am really looking forward to this Labor Day weekend. A chance to relax and sip on a few cocktails with family and friends. Labor Day weekend also signifies the end of summer. You can already feel a cool bite in the air in the early mornings and the

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In my opinion, delicious gourmet food truck food is the perfect pair for any wine, wine slush, or craft beer.  They simply go hand in hand.  And, there’s many delicious options available. Here are lists of the best 2014 Food Trucks Nationwide and in the Denver Area.  Don’t see your favorite?  the 2nd link below

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A Bloody Mary Bar is a perfect addition to any brunch party! A Bloody Mary bar allows your guests to make their cocktail exactly to their liking and it also frees you up to enjoy the brunch yourself instead of constantly making cocktails for your guests. Having a wide range of options at your bar

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Have you checked out www.ratebeer.com? Find ratings for local brews by searching your city, state, and more.  You can also find lists of the top-rated brews on the entire site.  This is a great tool if you’re looking for a great craft brew and brewery. Check it out (link is set to Golden, CO –

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A Tequila Sunrise is one of the easiest cocktails you’ll ever make. It’s perfect for Friday after work when you just don’t have the time or the energy to plan anything more complicated but you’re really craving a delicious and refreshing cocktail. Cheers! Tequila Sunrise 2 oz 100% agave Tequila 6 oz fresh orange juice .5 oz (about

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It’s very important to be a life-long learner.  To keep up on your studies and stay sharp. What better subject than wine?  Seriouseats.com has a good round-up of “Best Wine Books” as recommended by sommeliers.  Here’s what they’ve recommended: Ask a Sommelier: Which Wine Books Do You Love? Now, do your homework! Thanks for reading

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This homemade granola is so easy and makes the perfect yummy mid-morning snack! It’s also delicious over Greek yogurt or eaten with a bit of milk over top. Enjoy! Ingredients: 1/4 cup coconut oil 1/3 cup honey 3 cups quick cooking oats 1 1/2 cups chopped almonds *optional 1 teaspoon cinnamon or a cocoa blend

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Have you ever wondered where you should go for best Happy Hour in your city? Or, what the deals are at each of your favorites.  Well, wonder no more. There’s an app for that. Check it out: Go Time Happy Hour App   Our link is set to Denver, but you can choose many other

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Margaritas are one of my absolute favorite drinks. I love trying all sorts of different new flavors and types of margaritas. There are just so many different options! I tried almost every margarita on the menu when my husband and I were down in Florida at La Cava Del Tequila, but one of my favorites is their blood

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The world lost a great man yesterday. Robin Williams played countless characters that taught us about life and laughter. His wit and talent was unparalleled and touched the hearts and lives of many. May we all help carry on his legacy of laughter, compassion, and madness. Thoughts and prayers for his family and friends. Rest

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