Category Archives: Cider, Spirits, & Wine

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Apples of Our Eyes: a Guide to Austin Cider

Cider is one of the best gluten-free options for those who appreciate craft beverages. Lucky for them (and everyone else!), Austin is blooming with cider right now. So here’s my updated guide to all things Austin cider.

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Craft Breweries That Distill: Real Spirits Distilling Co.

Homebrewing is 100% legal, and doesn’t require a fancy setup to get started. You’re allowed to master your craft while experimenting with ingredients and styles. Unfortunately, being a home distiller, or moonshiner, is highly illegal and requires a still, making it further out of reach

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Shaking Up the Traditional Margarita

Pomegranate Margaritas are a simple cocktail you’ll be happy to drink all year long! I just love how bright and colorful these cocktails are. They’re an easy twist on the traditional margarita. Check out the recipe and be sure to enter my giveaway at the

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Summer Sangria Recipes with Rum and Cameron Hughes Wines

I love sangria. It’s my new go-to drink. All types of sangria too: dry Spanish, rosé, fruity, booze, sparkling, and even white. There are so many sangria recipes with rum, but when it comes down to it, making sangria is always a fun experiment using

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Tubi 60: the Israeli Liquor You Need to Taste ASAP

Texas is in one of the first states to distribute Tubi 60. The alcoholic spirit from Israel that’s exploded to global popularity in a few short years. Tubi 60 began as a secret formula, passed down through the generations. Then, only five years ago, brothers Hilal and Yanai introduced the herbal spirit to Israeli markets. Their family’s recipe quickly became a huge hit in the Tel Avivi party scene.

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7 (Easy) Fancy Cocktails, Feat. Austin’s Best Spirits

It must be that sweet, sweet hill country water, because distilleries both big and small, in Austin are putting out some of the best spirits in the country. There’s nearly a dozen distilleries in Austin and surrounding areas, with more popping up frequently, I’m looking

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Meridian Hive | A (Sweet) Lesson on Fermented Honey With The Hive

Meridian Hive is Austin’s first (and only) meadery and they’re a refreshing addition to this city of Craft Beer drinkers. They are leading a reinvention of mead and pushing boundaries with their carbonated mead and barrel aged stills. My recent visit with Angi, Meridian Hive

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