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Recap: Nightclub & Bar Show 2018

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April 25, 2018

The Nightclub & Bar Show (aka NCBS) runs for 3 days every March, this year it ran March 25th – March 28th.   Exhibitors new and old gather at the Las Vegas Convention Center to educate, network and connect with the 40,000+ attendees.

NCBS consists of 1 day of seminars and…

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Review: UpTime Energy Drink

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February 25, 2018

Two things you should know – 1. Very rarely will I drink an energy drink of any kind unless it’s something that catches my eye or if it’s coffee or any of its many variations.  2.  I will rarely do energy drink reviews, that’s just not the type of…


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One Shot: Finally, a pre-bottled shot worth drinking

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January 21, 2018

The Details:
One Shot is based out of Houston, Texas and is a family of eight different flavored tequilas as well as a straight 100% Silver Tequila from Mexico.   One Shot is also comprised of three premium vodka shots as well as one premium rum shot  Each of the 11…


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19 Crimes Wine – Red Blend

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December 4, 2017

 

 

This will be my first wine review as most of you know I am not much of a wine guy.  I chose this particular wine and wine brand to review for a couple of reasons.  

Through the use of AR (augmented reality) the 19 Crimes app brings the labels…


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Thanksgiving Punch

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November 24, 2017

In  this video I make a real quick and inexpensive Thanksgiving Day punch.  It’s a crowd pleaser no matter where you go.

2 bottles of sweet red wine

2/3 cup of whiskey

2/3 cups of cinnamon whiskey

4 cups of ginger ale

3 cups of cranberry apple juice

garnish with apple slices, orange slices and…


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The Sicilian Kiss

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November 23, 2017

The Sicilian Kiss is one of my absolutely favorite cocktails, I can’t tell you how many times I go to this cocktail when I can’t think of anything else I want to drink and when I don’t want to have a glass of whiskey.  In this video I talk…


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Pumpkin Pie Martini

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November 23, 2017

The Pumpkin Pie Martini, will certainly be a hit – especially with it being “pumpkin spice everything” season.  In this video I put together the Pumpkin Pie Martini just in time for Thanksgiving.


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Spicy Sotol and Sage

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August 30, 2017

About a year ago, we were bartending a wedding and the Great Grandfather of the bride had his own brand of Sotol and had given me one. Now, if you are not familiar with Sotol, it is to the Central and Northern Mexico region what Moonshine was to the…


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Cocktail Time w/ Brother Scotty

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August 8, 2017

In this video we have a little fun, and make a Nothing Good Happens After Midnight and a Cousin Dan cocktail. Both cocktails we use the popular Not Your Father’s Root Beer. There is even a shameless plug. Enjoy and Please, Please, if you’re watching this – subscribe to…


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Ginspirational Mixing

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June 14, 2017

Before Moscow Mules, before the James Bond Martini made way onto the scene in the 1950’s – gin was the boss.  Almost every book about the pre-prohibition era I’ve read, most of them state the importance and the necessity of having a bottle of gin behind the bar.  Gin…