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Rosé Rundown

  • Posted by Zipps Liquor
  • On May 7, 2019
Rosé season has officially begun, and with it, the start to spring.  That isn’t the only thing starting either… Stop into the shop for our Rosé Sale all month long in which all Rosé wines will be 10% off or more!!  Despite our want to raise a middle finger to this awful winter let us […]
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Mint Julep: The Fancy Old Fashioned

  • Posted by Zipps Liquor
  • On April 30, 2019
2oz Bourbon, Fresh Spearmint Leaves, 1/2 oz Simple Syrup, Crushed Ice Lightly muddle 5 mint leaves in the bottom of old fashioned glass with simple syrup. Top with crushed ice and pour the bourbon over the top.  Finish with a spanked mint sprig and straw, and wonder why everyone is so GA-GA over this drink. The key […]
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Mexico has spirit, yes they do!

  • Posted by Zipps Liquor
  • On April 23, 2019
Raicilla, Mezcal, Tequila, and Sotol; these Mexican spirits have exploded onto the spirit scene lately.  While the differences between their production seem small, the results make a huge difference in the final product.  To make sense of it all, here is a break down: Tequila was first made in the 16th Century when the Spanish […]
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What to Drink with Easter Dinner

  • Posted by Zipps Liquor
  • On April 8, 2019
Easter provides a golden opportunity for families to come together. This special day is full of classic traditions, including exciting egg hunts, plentiful baskets, and a delicious meal. Whether it’s an elegant brunch or a lavish dinner, you can make guests feel even more celebratory with the right mix of refreshing drinks. These 10 Easter […]
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Best Spring Seasonal Beers To Get You Excited for Warmer Weather

  • Posted by Zipps Liquor
  • On April 4, 2019
Springtime is a special season for beer lovers, celebrating the coming of warmer weather with fresh and unique brews. You’ll definitely want to have a seasonal beer on-hand in your fridge, at the office, or in your cooler on the way to a social outing at all times. Here are some different styles to try […]
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The Rhone Valley

  • Posted by Zipps Liquor
  • On March 7, 2019
During the last ice age, glaciers carved a deep valley between France’s central highlands and the Alps. Now known as the Rhône valley, the legacy of this violent past are visible at every turn of its river. The wines here are defined by contrasts in weather too, with blistering cold winds from the north blowing […]
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Woman Made Wines of the Week 3.5

  • Posted by Zipps Liquor
  • On March 5, 2019
We’re kicking off  ‘Women’s History Month’ with two awesome wines of the week made by Anna Maria Abbona. In 1989, Anna and her husband Franco returned to Piedmont and went to work in the vineyards that Anna’s grandfather planted in 1936.  Up until this point Anna’s family had been growers, selling their grapes to other […]
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Highlight on Bruichladdich Scotch Whiskey

  • Posted by Zipps Liquor
  • On February 27, 2019
  Bruichladdich (pronounced Brook-laddy) Distillery was built in 1881 on the famous Islay island off the Southwest coast of Scotland.  It was built as a state of the art distillery, using gravity and an efficient layout. Unfortunately, through a century of war, the distillery changing hands, and bad luck, Bruichladdich closed in 1994.  Then in […]
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Wines of the Week 2.20.19

  • Posted by Zipps Liquor
  • On February 20, 2019
Sommariva Prosecco Valdobbiadene Supoeriore DOCG Brut SALE $9.99/ Reg. $17.99 This Kermit Lynch imported Prosecco comes from one of the most highly regarded areas of the region. Valdobbiandene has become synonymous with high quality and great depth of flavor. The Sommariva family has been making wine here since 1965 and is known for their eco-friendly […]
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The Negroni

  • Posted by Zipps Liquor
  • On February 11, 2019
A Negroni is the essential cocktail to both stimulate your appetite and help you digest it afterward.  It is a very simple cocktail: equal parts Campari, sweet vermouth, and London dry gin, and results in a strong, bitter, yet sweet cocktail.  Despite its simplicity, the Negroni is a variation on another drink, the Americano. Originally, […]
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