The Twisted Tail Hosts 8th Annual Whiskey Bonanza
Booze / Events / Spirits

The Twisted Tail Hosts 8th Annual Whiskey Bonanza

Philadelphia, PA — The Twisted Tail, the popular Southern-inspired restaurant, bar and live Blues joint nestled in Headhouse Square, is thrilled to host the 8th Annual Whiskey Bonanza on Thursday, September 15th from 7 to 10 p.m., starting with a VIP hour from 6 to 7 p.m., featuring more than 100 whiskeys, a riveting cocktail competition with top Philly … Continue reading

Celebrate Mead Day with My Local Brew Works
Booze / Events / Frankford

Celebrate Mead Day with My Local Brew Works

Philadelphia, PA – My Local Brew Works (MLBW), the freshly minted custom craft brewery specializing in contract brewing, special events, and direct-to-public sales, is welcoming guests to their brewery for Mead Fest on Saturday, August 6 from 12 – 2pm.  Mead is an alcoholic beverage brewed by fermenting honey with water and other ingredients that is widely considered to predate agriculture in … Continue reading

Frankford Hall Launches New Boozy Milkshakes
Booze / Fishtown / Seasonal

Frankford Hall Launches New Boozy Milkshakes

New limited edition boozy milkshakes have rolled out at Frankford Hall just in time for the summer! Strawberry Kuchen – A strawberry shake with whipped cream vodka, blended pound cake, and strawberry puree topped with fresh strawberries, pound cake, whipped cream, and strawberry syrup. Chocolate Covered Pretzel – A chocolate shake with Kahlua, pretzel chunks, chocolate syrup, … Continue reading

Happy 8th Anniversary Manatawny Stills Works (Plus: New Tasting Rooms Coming!)
Booze / Cocktails / Spirits

Happy 8th Anniversary Manatawny Stills Works (Plus: New Tasting Rooms Coming!)

It only seems like yesterday when local spirits company Manatawny Still Works (MSW) was born in Pottstown, PA and then opened a tasting room on East Passyunk Avenue. I tried MSW for the first time six years ago at Noshhh, local craft food and drink vendor showcase. I wish they’d bring that event back; the event … Continue reading

Ray’s Happy Birthday Bar Hosts Philly Bloody Mary Showdown
Bars / Booze / Cocktails

Ray’s Happy Birthday Bar Hosts Philly Bloody Mary Showdown

After a multi-year drought, Ray’s Happy Birthday Bar in South Philadelphia will bring back its Bloody Mary Smackdown on Sunday, May 22 at 12:00 p.m. Folks are encouraged to bring their homemade Bloody Mary recipes to be judged in hopes of winning Philly’s Best Bloody Mary mix. The creator of the best tasting homemade Bloody … Continue reading

Product Corner: Luxardo Canned Cocktails
Booze / Cocktails / Products

Product Corner: Luxardo Canned Cocktails

If you’re a fan of cocktails, Luxardo is a name you should already know. If you’re not, chances are you’ve had a cocktail—especially a really good old-fashioned—with a Luxardo maraschino cherry. Luxardo is more than an elegant, dark red cocktail garnish. Founded in 1821 by Girolamo Luxardo, the family-owned and operated company also produces various … Continue reading

Bluecoat Gin Gets a New Look
Booze / Products / Spirits

Bluecoat Gin Gets a New Look

Philadelphia Distilling unveils today new packaging for the full range of Bluecoat spirits – original Bluecoat American Dry Gin, Bluecoat Elderflower Gin, and Bluecoat Barrel Finished Gin. The brand redesign also features a new logo, which had remained unchanged since the brand first hit shelves in 2006. While Bluecoat packaging has changed, the liquid inside … Continue reading

New Liberty Distillery & High Street Philly Rye Whiskey Collab
Booze / Collaborations

New Liberty Distillery & High Street Philly Rye Whiskey Collab

Three hundred years ago Pennsylvania’s Brandywine Valley was known as the “breadbasket of the colonies”. The region provided quality goods, fresh food, and delicious whiskey to the surrounding areas, all powered by innumerable mills. New Liberty Distillery is releasing its Millstone Sour Mash Straight Rye on Thursday, November 12, 2020, as a celebration of that … Continue reading

Product Corner: Fabrizia Limoncello Canned Cocktails
Booze / Cocktails / Products

Product Corner: Fabrizia Limoncello Canned Cocktails

With the craft beer boom in full swing, it seems almost commonplace today for beer lovers/brewers to leave their careers behind to start breweries. It’s hardly commonplace for someone to leave their career to start a niche liqueur company—but that’s exactly what Phil Mastroianni did with Fabrizia Spirits in 2008. A former accountant, Phil left … Continue reading

Free Margaritas on Tuesdays at Revolution Taco
Booze / Rittenhouse Square / Tacos

Free Margaritas on Tuesdays at Revolution Taco

Let’s face it, even as restaurants open up outdoor dining, times continue to be tough. Restaurants need to get creative about drumming up business. Revolution Taco, located at 2015 Walnut Street, isn’t beating around the bush. They know what will bring customers in — FREE BOOZE! On Tuesdays through the summer, they’ll be offering ONE … Continue reading