2018 BC Liquor Rare Spirits Release List

This November 3rd is the event of the year avid collectors prepare for. That’s right, it’s time once again for the annual BC Liquor rare spirits release and this year looks like it’s going to be something special. While there are rare spirits released across the province, the main event is held at the 39 […]

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Odd Spirits: Pálinka

If you know what Pálinka is, chances are you’re probably Hungarian. Pálinka in it’s most general terms is a type of fruit brandy, distilled from a variety of fruits grown mainly on the Great Hungarian Plains. It’s not for the faint of heart, as it has often been described as Hungarian moonshine thanks to it […]

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Bacardi Looks to Expand with Premium Rum Offerings

Chances are if you’ve had a rum cocktail, you’ve had Bacardi. The spirits purveyor is well known across the continent, and used in many many bars. But the brand is branching out to something new, hoping to capitalize on the growing interest in premium spirits. The Bacardi premium collection hit the U.S. and Canadian markets […]

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Champagne Cocktails to Treat Yourself

Sometimes you just have to treat yourself, and what better way to do it than with a bottle of bubbly? But don’t stop there! Champagne is nice on its own, but with a little extra effort, you can turn that glass of champagne into a stellar cocktail experience. Here’s just a few options for you […]

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Odd Spirits: Chareau

When it comes to odd spirits, generally speaking they tend to exist in a foreign country, with some historical context and a rarity that make them hard to find outside their country of origin. But Chareau is different, starting with the fact that it’s California made. Founded by Kurt Charron, Chareau pulls off the remarkable […]

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Beat the Heat with these Late Summer Cocktails

August is one of the hottest months of the year, and while we’re outside all day long, we’ve got to find creative ways to beat that summer heat. That means serving up some cocktails that really offer a thirst quenching experience. These cocktails are not only great for summer sipping, but the lower alcohol content […]

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Try These Quality Rums for National Rum Day

Someone was smart enough to decide that in the dead center of the heat in August, there should be a day that celebrates rum, that beautiful liquid that is the basis for most all of your favourite tropical cocktails. This year, National Rum Day falls on August 16th. To celebrate, here’s a few rums worth […]

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