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Best Drinks to Serve at Football Parties

  • Posted by Zipps Liquor
  • On August 26, 2019
Best Drinks to Serve at Football Parties   The only thing more exciting than the start of football season is the start of football party season. If you’re looking for your party to do more than move the chains, Zipps Liquor is here to help with a list of our favorite football party drinks. Whether you’re a […]
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Modern Versions of Classic Wines

  • Posted by Zipps Liquor
  • On August 6, 2019
Our Anniversary wine sale will take you down a stroll through memory lane with current versions of (reallllllllly)old classics! Then: Riunite Lambrusco (Italy). Sweet, Fruity and Fun! Now: Piazza Grande – Lambrusco. Reg. $14.99 Sale. $9.99 This sparkling rose from Modena in the Emilia Romagna region of Italy is made from local Lambrusco varietals. Delicate […]
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Scotland Trip Part 2

  • Posted by Zipps Liquor
  • On August 6, 2019
Next, we went to the Isle of Skye.  On one of our hikes along the Quiraing, we noticed a handful of divots in the path where sheep sometimes scratch their backs or lay in the ground.  While passing one, we noticed the unique, pungent smell emanating from the exposed ground. It was earthy, iodine, and […]
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Kickin’ It Old School: Celebrating Zipps’ 58th Birthday

  • Posted by Zipps Liquor
  • On August 5, 2019
2019 marks Zipps Liquors’ 58th year in business. Established in 1961, our family-owned store is as passionate about authenticity as we are about the craft beers, liquors, and wines we stock. To celebrate our birthday, we decided to kick it old school and take you with us back to the beginning. Our knowledgeable staff is […]
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Scotland Distilleries Recap Part 1

  • Posted by Zipps Liquor
  • On July 30, 2019
The first distillery we visited was Balvenie in Speyside.  It’s a great distillery for tours as they take you in small groups and initiate you on every aspect in the Scotch whisky production line.  First, we saw the cooperage. They were the only distillery we saw with coopers, or barrel makers, on sight. Just about […]
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Best Drinks for Your Summer Backyard BBQ

  • Posted by Zipps Liquor
  • On June 20, 2019
What better way to celebrate summer than with a gathering of good friends, good food, and good drinks? While a nice cold beer is a barbeque staple, there are plenty of unique cocktails you can whip up to impress and refresh your guests. Try out the following summer drink recipes and make a splash at […]
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Enjoy An Excursion to Austria!

  • Posted by Zipps Liquor
  • On June 17, 2019
Enjoy an excursion to Austria!  Taste the benchmarks and hidden gems of the affordable and age-worthy wines of Austria this Friday from 4-7. Wieninger Wiener Gemischter Satz – a centuries-old field blend of white grapes that were originally planted to foster biodiversity and fecundity within the vineyards – vineyards which happen to be the only […]
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Simple Gin Sour Punch

  • Posted by Zipps Liquor
  • On June 10, 2019
Simple Gin Sour Punch 2 Cups London Dry Gin, 1 Cup Simple Syrup, 1 Cup Lemon Juice, 1 Cup Byrrh, 1 Bottle Don Arturo Cava Brut, Club Soda to Taste Combine all ingredients in a bowl with strawberry slices, mint sprigs, and plenty of ice to chill.  Serve with lemon fresh lemon wheels and a mint sprig.   […]
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Tis the season for Grad Parties and Dad Parties!

  • Posted by Zipps Liquor
  • On June 10, 2019
Tis the season for Grad Parties and Dad Parties.  The time of year we celebrate Dad with a party on the patio and congratulate the Grad with crock-pots filled with pulled pork and delicious Sloppy Joe sandwiches.  Of course, no gathering is complete without the wine to go with it.  Whether it’s sipping on a […]
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How to Plan a Graduation Party in Minneapolis

  • Posted by Zipps Liquor
  • On June 6, 2019
    Few moments in one’s life are as significant as graduating from college. Years of hard work and study lead up to this point, and that success—and the transition into a new stage of life—is worth celebrating, whether it’s a small gathering with close friends and family or a massive party with the whole […]
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