Cognac Highball Cocktails From Some Of Your Favorite Bartenders With Rémy Martin

Cognac’s popularity has been steadily increasing in the U.S. over the past several years and while many cocktail lovers, including Food & Wine Magazine, have been eagerly awaiting the Sidecar to have its moment, we feel that Summer 2020 should belong to Cognac Highball variations made with Rémy Martin. We have teamed up with some […]

Mount Gay Unveils a New Chapter for the Brand

Harnessing over 300 years of experience, Mount Gay Rum unveils a new chapter for the brand this Spring. As part of the Barbados-based brand’s relaunch, Mount Gay Rum is embracing transparency and has revisited its core blends while paying homage to its rich heritage and history. As rum continues to gain popularity among dark spirit […]

The Essentials of Mount Gay Barbados Rum

You can classify rum in dozens of different ways taking into account the different hues, how long they’ve been aged, and the type of barrel in which they’ve been aged. For our purposes, though, a simpler view breaks them down into three categories: light, dark, and spiced, with an alcohol content ranging from 20% to […]

Bars and Restaurants are Reopening. Will You Go?

As the country slowly begins to reopen following the COVID-19 shutdown, bars and restaurants are being cautiously optimistic about having customers back – and Chopin Vodka wants to know: are you planning to go back to your favorite spots for a cocktail? “Our team is passionate about supporting our bar and restaurant brethren as they […]

9 Mount Gay Rum Cocktails to Make At Home

Here at Thirsty, being told we drink like pirates is a total compliment, especially when we are indulging with Mount Gay Rum. The swashbuckling spirit is produced in Barbados, the easternmost island of the West Indies; the oldest surviving deed for the company is from 1703, making Mount Gay Rum the world’s oldest commercial rum […]

5 Things To Know About the Porrón

Maybe you have seen a group of people out at a bar or restaurant with a porrón and thought “what is that?” or maybe you are an expert with the porrón. Either way, we are here to tell you a bit more about the porrón (pronounced “pour-OHN”), a Spanish drinking vessel that is very popular in […]

In This Together: Bartenders Offer Advice and Support During Uncertain Times

With bar communities across the globe suffering from shutdowns caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, bartenders are finding themselves in unchartered territories. So we turned to some friends and mixologists from around the world to find out how they are coping – and getting creative – during these unprecedented times. John Neely, Bartender, Activist + Consultant […]

COVID-19 Aid and Resources for Restaurant and Bar Owners and Workers

With the COVID-19 pandemic leading to the closing of many bars and restaurants across the U.S. and elsewhere, the hospitality industry, along with the lives of the workers within it, is changing in unprecedented ways. We’ve compiled the most up-to-date information and resources available and will continue to update this post as events unfold. If […]

The Slane Irish Whiskey Cocktails to Make At Home During Isolation

With bars and restaurants around the country currently closed, many of us are forced to play the role of bartender while in self-isolation. Thankfully, Slane Irish Whiskey has enlisted 20 mixologists from across the US to come up with some easy-to-recreate cocktail recipes with their At-Home Bar program. With the At-Home Bar program, bartenders across […]

Making Cocktails at Home with Slane Irish Whiskey

There’s no doubt that the past few weeks and months have created some uncertainty and many in the bar community are suffering as a result of closures. And as we all navigate this strange new world together, Slane Irish Whiskey is doing their part to support the bartenders who aren’t able to work right now with […]

A Time to Regroup and Refocus

As we all navigate this strange new world together, we wanted to send a heartfelt message to our friends in the hospitality industry: we are here for you and will continue to do what we can to support.  We have been heartbroken by the current state of hospitality and as a small independent business, we […]

Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day in Atlanta and Savannah with Slane Irish Whiskey

With St. Patrick’s Day coming up, bars and restaurants all around Atlanta and Savannah are gearing up for the festive celebration of all things Irish with some delicious Slane Irish Whiskey cocktails. Since the early 17th century every March 17th has been observed as St. Patrick’s Day as a nod to the life of Saint Patrick, […]

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