Monthly Archives: March 2016

What’s In Your Cabinet?

Often when I put together an email it’s tailored to a theme; products that all fall into some category that fits what is happening this week at Zipps, or some sort of seasonality. We like to keep them timely and relevant. Most of the time it’s products we’re excited about or have really enjoyed in…
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Women Winemakers Part 4

It’s the last weekend of the Women Winemakers' feature and on Friday you can taste wines from Airlie whose owner attended Augsburg College and is now fulfilling her dream of making wine in Oregon.  We are also featuring Leah Jorgenson who is making small amounts of high quality wine in Oregon with hopes to have her…
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Hair of the Dog That Bit You

We’re sure you played it cool last night; it WAS a school night after all! Just in case you’re feeling out of sorts today though, let’s have a little hair of the dog.   Irish whiskey is one of two original forms of whiskey distillation practiced. Even the name is an Anglicization of the Gaelic…
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Beer of the Month: Odell Brewing Company

All through the month of March we’re featuring beer from Odell Brewing out of Fort Collins, Colorado. When evaluating a brewery I take a few factors into account: quality, consistency, versatility of styles, package design/branding, and company culture. Odell manages the rare feat of performing at a very high level across the board, and I’m…
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