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Holiday Wine Pack

  • Posted by Zipps Liquors
  • On November 13, 2017
Take the stress out of picking wines for Thanksgiving and grab this 3 pack of beautiful wines that were hand selected by Erica for just this occasion. At $49.99 down from $74.99 this is a serious value for these  wines! The 3pk contains: 1- Pffeffigen Ungstein Gewurztraminer 2013 This is a beautiful, dry, single vineyard […]
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September Zipps Pack: Vallana Alto Piemonte

  • Posted by Zipps Liquors
  • On August 22, 2017
“Vallana creates Spanna with extraordinary life spans, their breeding, substance and longevity showing no compromise whatever with conceptions of mass consumerism.” – Burton Anderson The first wines of our new monthly Zipps Pack are three different wines produced by Vallana in Alto Piemonte, Italy. The Vallana family has a history of making wine going back […]
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Father’s Day Whiskies!

  • Posted by Zipps Liquors
  • On June 14, 2017
We’ve got a handful of fun new whiskies in the store to make your Dad happy.  Some are new and rare while others are everyday sippers.  Take a look! Whistle Pig Whiskey Whistle Pig is a farm based, family owned distillery in Vermont.  They started in 2007 by purchasing an old dairy farm and hiring […]
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Wine List for Big Spring Wine Tasting 04.01.17

  • Posted by Zipps Liquors
  • On March 29, 2017
Spring Sale Tasting 4.01.17 Mix & match 6 or 12 bottles for larger discounts!                     Regular Sale 6 Bottle 12 Bottle   Item Country Price Price Price Price Breakthru Gruet Blanc de Noirs New Mexico $16.99 $15.29 $14.44 $13.59 D’Arenberg Hermit Crab Australia $15.99 $14.39 $13.59 […]
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The Daiquiri

  • Posted by Zipps Liquors
  • On February 7, 2017
When most people hear “daiquiri,” what may come to mind are fruity, blended, pre-mixed drinks served in tall, plastic, novelty glass and a twisted straw.  Fortunately, a true daiquiri is a simple combination of rum, sugar, and lime and has many different names based on the spirit used.  A Ti’ Punch utilizes rhum agricole from […]
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How to Cellar Beer

  • Posted by Zipps Liquors
  • On January 25, 2017
While we do have a super-secret Zipps Cellar of beer (we bring them out for cellar sales), it can be a fun hobby to have your own cellar of beer! What’s important for your cellar is to make sure you’re holding on to beers that will age well, and that your cellar is cooler and […]
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Bauchant Old Fashioned

  • Posted by Zipps Liquors
  • On January 17, 2017
Bauchant is an orange liqueur from the Cognac region in France.  It’s made by macerating sweet and bitter orange peels in neutral alcohol, then distilled three times, blended with brandy and syrup, and finally aged for several years for complexity.  The liqueur has a vibrant orange hue, with notes of fresh orange zest and sweet […]
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Some Hot Drinks!

  • Posted by Zipps Liquors
  • On January 11, 2017
Every day it’s bitterly cold in Minnesota, we need hot things to balance it out.  In the cocktail world, we have plenty to keep us occupied: hot toddies, hot buttered rum, and irish coffee.  At the core, those cocktails are simply a variation on the Old Fashioned: sugar, spirit, water, and bitters.   The hot […]
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Lager You Waiting For?

  • Posted by Zipps Liquors
  • On January 11, 2017
When talking about beer, a lot of people get confused about lagers. Newcomers to beer don’t understand what makes a lager, and a lot of experienced drinkers have some misconceptions about what they taste like. Virtually every beer can be placed into one of two categories: ales or lagers. The majority of American craft brews are […]
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