Post Archive

February 2018

Cannabis

Aspen, Colorado’s 2017 year-end sales tax report is in, and it shows cannabis sales surpassing alcohol sales for the first time when compared to off-premise sales. cannabis sales represented $11.3 million of Aspen’s combined retail sales of $730 million in 2017, a 16% increase over the previous year. Alcohol, meanwhile,

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Wine & Spirits

There’s an increasing industry trend towards high-end, premium liquor. Not just top shelf, but limited editions aimed at connoisseurs and collectors willing to spend top dollar. Louis XIII Cognac is a prime example, and if you have a spare $22,000, you can take home a bottle (just one) of their

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Wine & Spirits

Love Sling Prep Time:  2 minutes Total Time:  2 minutes 1 ounce premium gin ½ ounce grenadine ½ ounce cherry brandy 1 dash sour mix (equal parts of lime juice and plain simple syrup) Splash of club soda (free pour to taste) Instructions Pour the gin, grenadine and cherry brandy

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Wine & Spirits

Sweet & Sour Kiss Prep Time:  5 minutes Total Time: 5 minutes ¼ cup tequila ¼ cup club soda ¼ cup fresh grapefruit juice 1 tbsp fresh lime juice 1 tsp sugar Grapefruit wedge Instructions Rub rim of glass with grapefruit juice and sugar. Pour grapefruit juice, lime juice, and

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