Champagne, Prosecco, And Sparkling Wine: What's The Difference?


When you have a special event like a wedding, an anniversary, or a special New Year's Eve planned, you probably want to get some nice wine to go with it. Generally, champagne is the drink of choice for those events. However, you want to make sure that you get what you want when you go to the store to buy champagne. Just because it has bubbles and sparkles doesn't mean that it's champagne.

14 December 2016

Bonds, Zoning, Leasing, and Security: 4 Important Issues When Opening Your First NYC Bar


You might think that opening a bar in New York City is going to be fun and games. You get to hire cool bartenders, pick out a great wine list, and choose a bunch of trendy microbrews to serve on tap. And that's not to mention how exciting it will be to pick out the sofas, chairs, wall decorations, and other interior-design features. However, it's not all fun and games. There is a lot of bureaucratic stuff that needs to be handled.

13 December 2016

Five Seasonal Holiday Cocktails


With the holiday season looming ever nearer, many people are busy making their shopping lists and checking them twice. In addition to deciding what gifts to give, you may also need to decide what the holiday feasts will consist of, and that includes the libations. Here are five festive cocktail ideas perfect for the season. Pumpkin Pie Martini Virtually everyone loves pumpkin pie, and this cocktail won't disappoint. Moisten and dip the rim of a martini glass into crushed cinnamon graham crackers, and then add the following to a cocktail mixer filled with ice cubes:

18 November 2016