Tag Archives: Saturday

• Hot Topic: Do Booze & Guns Go Together at Texas Gun Show?

Hot Topic: Do Booze & Guns Go Together at Texas Gun Show?

The controversial proposal to allow alcohol sales at gun shows in Texas has been met with mixed reactions for gun buyers as well as vendors. For the next month the Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission is accepting public comment on the idea after a gun club from the Dallas-Fort Worth area asked the state to reconsider […]

• Auction Napa Valley Breaks Record Raises $18.4M. Salut!

Auction Napa Valley Breaks Record Raises $18.4M. Salut!

Auction Napa Valley 2014 broke its record for the second year in a row this weekend raising a staggering $18.4 million. Friday’s Barrel Lots brought in $1.7 million, a new record for Napa Valley’s top wines. Bidding for special wine and experience packages at Saturday’s Live Lot Celebration raised $12.65 million. At the time of […]

• Head to Ortega120 for exceptional margaritas on National Margarita Day!

Head to Ortega120 for exceptional margaritas on National Margarita Day!

Hey, Everybody! National Margarita Day  is tomorrow Saturday, 2/22! If you’re looking for an extraordinary bar to get your margarita fix, you should totally head down to the award-winning Ortega 120 restaurant and cantina in the Redondo Beach. A quick drive and you’re in heavenly ‘real’ margaritaville! Start with their menu of unique margaritas of five […]

• How To Make the Best Mint Julep, Ever.

How To Make the Best Mint Julep, Ever.

This weekend, brace your livers for impact. Sunday is Cinco de Drinko Mayo. Thankfully, I already have that base covered with how to make an awesome margarita. But first, it’s time to get out your ludicrously oversized hats for the Kentucky Derby on Saturday. If it’s time for the Derby, it’s time for mint juleps. […]

• Top 5 Upcoming Las Vegas Events for Beer Drinkers

Top 5 Upcoming Las Vegas Events for Beer Drinkers

Upcoming beer events in Las Vegas: EarlyVegas lists the best Las Vegas events for beer drinkers during spring and summer 2013. (PRWEB) April 19, 2013 There’s nothing like a nice cold brew on a hot spring day or summer night in Las Vegas. Las Vegas Oktoberfest seems to get all of the hype, but what many […]

• YES! 6th Annual American Craft Beer Fest Is Upon Us

YES! 6th Annual American Craft Beer Fest Is Upon Us

American Craft Beer Fest (ACBF) May 31 & June 1, 2013 – Boston, MA – Seaport World Trade Center Boston. Presented by BeerAdvocate & Harpoon Brewery. Drink American Craft Beer! The 6th annual American Craft Beer Fest (ACBF) is the east coast’s largest celebration of American craft beer, featuring 600+ craft beers from 125+ American […]

• Love Bourbon? Weekend in Kentucky at the Bourbon Classic

Love Bourbon? Weekend in Kentucky at the Bourbon Classic

Immerse Yourself In the Authentic Bourbon Experience Calling all connoisseurs! If you’re a bourbon lover, this event was designed for you. The Bourbon Classic is a weekend event exploring the “best of the best” in the authentic world of Bourbon, from the craftsmanship of distilling to the pure enjoyment of the spirit in its many […]

• Oktoberfest starts Oct 7. Is your arm ready for mug-holding contest?

Oktoberfest starts Oct 7. Is your arm ready for mug-holding contest?

Eins, zwei, drei. On cue, 13 men from across the country raise 13 massive, beer-filled steins out in front of their bodies with straight, outstretched arms. They hold them there, each of their brew-bearing arms parallel to the ground, one hand tightly gripping the mug’s thick glass handle. Their challenge is to hold up the […]

• Remember Sideways? Now onstage! Interview with Rex Pickett

Remember Sideways? Now onstage! Interview with Rex Pickett

D.R. Stewart Sideways goes upright on the Stage – Ruskin Group Theater puts up the first ever theatrical production as adapted by author Rex Pickett   photo credit: Agnes Magyari (Left to right: John Colella, Paul Denk, and Jonathan Bray The 2004 movie Sideways was a juggernaut of a film for both art and commerce. Famously […]

• Kern River’s Making Citra!!!!!

Kern River’s Making Citra!!!!!

From the Kern River Brewing Newsletter, March 9: Long Range Forecast: OK. Citra News. We have a new batch and we will be bottling 120 cases. After much wailing and gnashing of teeth, we have decided to sell it ALL at the brewery. (Waaaaa..) This means we will be releasing 40 cases on Friday the […]

• Save the date! American Craft Beer Fest in Boston: June 1 & 2

Save the date! American Craft Beer Fest in Boston: June 1 & 2

For those of you who like to plan ahead … our 5th annual American Craft Beer Fest will be hosted at the Seaport World Trade Center on June 1 & 2, 2012 (same weekend as last year). We plan on over 100 American brewers pouring over 500 craft beers, and expect upwards of 5,000 attendees […]