Boardroom Spirits Introduces DIY Cocktail Creation Station
Cocktails / Montgomery County / Spirits

Boardroom Spirits Introduces DIY Cocktail Creation Station

Boardroom Spirits, the award-winning, sustainable, precision craft distillery, is transforming its Lansdale tasting room into a self-serve DIY cocktail crafting experience and bottle shop. Customers have the option of purchasing premium spirits and ready-to-drink bottled or canned cocktails from the bottle shop or stick around and design their signature, seasonal cocktail featuring Boardroom’s premium Vodka, … 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

🍹🍹🍹🍹🍹 Five new reasons to visit Midtown Philadelphia cocktail bar Charlie was a sinner.
Cocktails / Midtown Village

🍹🍹🍹🍹🍹 Five new reasons to visit Midtown Philadelphia cocktail bar Charlie was a sinner.

Midtown Philadelphia cocktail bar, Charlie was a sinner., located at 131 S. 13th Street, is resuming late nights, extending its hours until 2 a.m. Bartender Mary Wood said that after a long 15 months of masking up and keeping their distance, it makes her so happy to see customers sitting at the bar again. To … Continue reading

Product Corner: Brody’s Crafted Cocktails
Beverages / Cocktails

Product Corner: Brody’s Crafted Cocktails

Collingswood, NJ-based Brody’s, a line of customizable bottled cocktails that launched earlier this month, has received high praise from both the consumer judged SIP Awards, as well as from the 12th annual New York International Spirits Competition (NYISC). This woman-owned beverage company offers five different flavors, available in select liquor stores in the Greater Philadelphia … Continue reading

Happy Hour Philly Announces Summer Social Launch
Bars / Beer / Cocktails / Happy Hour / Wine

Happy Hour Philly Announces Summer Social Launch

In April, Center City District announced that its annual summer happy hour series, SIPS, was canceled due to the uncertainty of the ongoing pandemic. With restrictions now fully lifted and coronavirus numbers low, it may have seemed premature. Chris Parker-Rajewski and Mark Prinzinger, of social startup Happy Hour Philly, conceived Summer Social, a weekly happy … Continue reading

RIP The Franklin Bar AKA Franklin Mortgage & Investment Company
Bars / Cocktails

RIP The Franklin Bar AKA Franklin Mortgage & Investment Company

Another one bites the dust? The Franklin Bar is permanently closed. Yet another COVID-19 casualty? Almost certainly. However, rumors say the building has been sold for some sort of development. Isn’t that always the story in this city? Sigh. While this is extremely sad news for cocktail enthusiasts, it hardly comes as a surprise. Pandemic … Continue reading

Fearless Restaurants Mixing It Up with New Zoom Cocktail Classes
Cocktails

Fearless Restaurants Mixing It Up with New Zoom Cocktail Classes

Fearless Restaurants might be closed due to COVID but that doesn’t mean they aren’t still mixing up some of the best cocktails in the area! Fearless Restaurants, the parent company of White Dog Cafe Wayne, Haverford, Glen Mills, and University City; Autograph Brasserie, Rosalie, Louie Louie, Moshulu; and Daddy O and Tucker’s Tavern on Long … 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

Product Corner: ROOT Crafted Cocktail Mixers
Cocktails / Products

Product Corner: ROOT Crafted Cocktail Mixers

What better way to celebrate Memorial Day weekend than with cocktails? ROOT Crafted Cocktail Mixers made it easy for me by sending me a few samples. These all organic, artisanal cocktail mixers were created by two women “with a shaker and a dream” in Bethlehem, PA (approximately 70 miles north of Philadelphia). Founded by Trish … Continue reading

Booze News: Philadelphia Distilling Cocktail Kits Now Available
Booze / Cocktails

Booze News: Philadelphia Distilling Cocktail Kits Now Available

Gov. Tom Wolf signed legislation allowing temporary cocktails-to-go today. Philadelphia Distilling announced it is offering to-go cocktail kits being packaged by out of work Philadelphia bartenders. In addition to its own bartenders, Philadelphia Distilling has hired local bartenders who have lost their jobs as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic to assemble the cocktail kits by … Continue reading