2024-06-24 9:25 PM

Winetail Is The New Cocktail

AUSTIN, Texas — The shimmering concoction in the martini glass had a dreamy, pale green color. But what exactly was it? Perhaps the cucumber rose perched on the rim offered a clue. Was it a martini made with Hendrick’s Gin, which is made with cucumber and rose petals?

Dowd on Drinks: RTD Spells Profit for Companies

One of the hottest niches in the booming beverage field is known as RTDs, or ready-to-drink products. And we're not just talking about water and sodas. So, no need to worry about taking fragile bottles along to picnics, beaches or cookouts, and it's a very civilized way to control alcohol consumption.

Down on Drinks: Costa Rican Treat Elusive

A reader e-mailed me for help in locating guaro, a sugar cane-based liquor from Costa Rica. "I saw a posting you made regarding … guaro. After trying it in Costa Rica, I have been trying to locate it here. I live in Florida, but travel to California frequently. Please let me know if there is […]