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Margarita Day: Our All-Time Favorite Margs

Posted by Beau Farrell on Feb 16, 2017 3:59:28 PM

Holy Moly. Pass the tequila. February 22 is National Margarita Day.

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The Best Sweet Wines For Your Sweetheart This Valentine's Day

Posted by Beau Farrell on Feb 14, 2017 5:04:17 PM

Are you looking to add a little sweetness to your life? Perhaps to celebrate the sweetheart who makes your heart swoon? We've put together a list of some of the best sweet wines for your sweetheart this Valentine's Day, and you may be surprised to find that all of these spectacular offerings can be found at Haskell's.

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10 Drink Ideas For Your Valentine's Day Party

Posted by Beau Farrell on Feb 7, 2017 5:12:55 PM

Whether you are having a party for two – or twenty – we have some strong, sexy and satisfying cocktail ideas for your Valentine's Day Party. February 14th can mean pizza and beer, or champagne and caviar, or somewhere in-between. Whatever your taste, we've gathered cocktail ideas that are sure to make most feel the love.

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Be the Perfect Host With Our Party Drink Calculator

Posted by Beau Farrell on Feb 2, 2017 3:02:04 PM

Are you planning a party for the "big game" on February 5th? You know, the one with the Atlanta Falcons and New England Patriots? Trying to figure out how much beer, wine, and spirits to buy for your guests doesn't have to be a wild guess. A little math can go a long way — just use our party drink calculator to estimate your drink-to-guest ratio.

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10 More Fun Facts About Wine

Posted by Beau Farrell on Jan 31, 2017 4:20:45 PM

We love wine and love writing, talking, drinking and sharing everything about it. Are you a wine whiz, or know one? Last year, we entertained you with five fun facts about wine. But this year we decided to dig deeper. Here are ten more fun facts to share with your friends. 

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Here's Our Best Irish Coffee Recipe in Honor of National Irish Coffee Day

Posted by Beau Farrell on Jan 24, 2017 1:08:40 PM

"Cream as rich as an Irish brogue; coffee as strong as a friendly hand; sugar sweet as the tongue of a rogue; and whiskey smooth as the wit of the land." - Joseph Sheridan

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What's the Difference? Single Malt vs. Single Grain Scotch

Posted by Beau Farrell on Jan 19, 2017 11:02:06 AM

"I don't mind growing old. If I have to go before my time, this is how I'll go – cigarette in one hand, glass of Scotch in the other."  — Ava Gardner

And, so it is with those who prefer Scotch "neat" over any other spirit. It's an eloquent drink with a special allure that ignites passion by those who sip and savor this whiskey. And, it is a whisky indeed (more on the different spellings later in this blog). There's Scotch Whisky, there's Bourbon Whiskey, and there's Canadian Whiskey. The big difference is that each different country had an overabundance of different grains that they used to distil that particular "juice."

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Organic Vodka: What Is It and How Is It Different?

Posted by Beau Farrell on Jan 17, 2017 12:03:19 PM

Interested in artisanal, organic or environmentally sustainable products? Then this blog's for you, especially if vodka is also on your interest list. Because organic vodka is on the rise.

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What Wine Legs Say About Your Wine [VIDEO]

Posted by Beau Farrell on Jan 10, 2017 1:26:32 PM

Have you ever heard someone talk about “legs” in wine? What are they and what do they say about what’s in your glass? Haskell's Chairman and CEO Jack Farrell is here with those answers and more in the edition of Quick Pours. 

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Why Lamarca Prosecco is Great for Every Occasion

Posted by Beau Farrell on Jan 5, 2017 3:27:19 PM

The Italians are all about "La Dolce Vita," and when it comes to the wines they produce, we raise our glasses. One of the most popular sparkling wines from this country known for fine food and wine is Prosecco. And LaMarca Prosecco is one of our favorites.

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