TEMECULA CELEBRATES “CHEERS TO FIFTY YEARS” IN THE WINE BUSINESS

TEMECULA CELEBRATES “CHEERS TO FIFTY YEARS” IN THE WINE BUSINESS   Michael Hepworth     Venice (Spiritsman) 6/28/18/–Temecula is now fifty years old when it comes to wine, and a recent media dinner in Venice, California, brought together a few of the fifty or so wineries to show off their wares. Despite a chronic shortage […]

Cabo Wabo Cantina Swims into Shark Week with Jaw-Dropping Cocktail

    Cabo Wabo Cantina Swims into Shark Week with Jaw-Dropping Cocktail     Tweet it!: .@CaboWaboLV will offer The Shark Tank cocktail in honor of #SharkWeek from Sunday, July 22 – Saturday, July 28. #LasVegas #LasVegasStrip   Michael Hepworth   LAS VEGAS (Spiritsman) 5/22/18/– – Sipping for sharks! Cabo Wabo Cantina, located in the […]

The Orthopedic Institute for Children™ celebrated its annual 2018 Stand for Kids Gala

    ORTHOPEDIC INSTITUTE FOR CHILDREN    THE 2018 STAND FOR KIDS CHARITY EVENT RAISES OVER 1 MILLION DOLLARS      Michael Hepworth     By Cheri Fox   Santa Monica (Spiritsman) 5/6/18/–The Orthopedic Institute for Children™  celebrated its annual 2018 Stand for Kids Gala on Saturday June 2, 2018 in Santa Monica at the Museum of Flying, […]

Frida the popular Mexican Restaurant has recently opened a new location in the Sherman Oaks Galleria

  Frida Popular Mexican Restaurant opens a new location in Sherman Oaks Galleria     Michael Hepworth   By Cheri Fox   Sherman Oaks (Spiritsman) 5/6/18/–Frida Mexican Cuisine the popular authentic traditional Mexican restaurant has recently opened a new location in the Sherman Oaks Galleria . Frida Mexican Cuisine restaurant has 5 other full service […]

MANCAN Awesome Wine in a Can LAUNCHES IN HOLLYWOOD

  MANCAN WINES LAUNCH IN HOLLYWOOD FOUR VARIETIES OF WINE IN A CAN   Michael Hepworth   HOLLYWOOD (Spiritsman) MANCAN Wines are a relatively new company based in Cleveland at The Ohio City Firehouse which is depicted on each can along the company mascot, Gracey the dog. MANCAN is offering wine in a can in […]

SEERSUCKER SOUTHERN STYLE GIN ADDS NEW VARIATIONS BLENDED WITH NATURAL JUICES

Michael Hepworth     SEERSUCKER SOUTHERN STYLE GIN ADDS NEW VARIATIONS NOW OPEN TO THE PUBLIC IN SAN ANTONIO San Antonio, Texas (Spiritsman) 5/7/18/–Gin continues to grow in popularity and one of the latest versions to come across our desk hails from San Antonio, Texas, and goes by the catchy name of Seersucker Southern Style […]

Código 1530 Tequila and El Silencio Mezcal celebrate Cinco de Mayo

Michael Hepworth   HOLLYWOOD (Spiritsman) 4/3/18–Código 1530 Tequila and El Silencio Mezcal celebrate Cinco de Mayo   Spicy Pink Watermelon Margarita  Código 1530 Tequila – Begins with the purity of Código Blanco, then is rested for 1 month in uncharred Napa Cabernet French White Oak barrels – Rosa barrels are left uncharr – SRP: $59.99 ed, allowing the Cabernet to […]

Cinco de Mayo celebration with the $100 Margarita find it at Fleming’s Prime Steakhouse & Wine Bar

  Michael Hepworth   Los Angeles (Spiritsman) 4/28/18/–It’s crystal clear that revelers seeking a lavish Cinco de Mayo celebration will find it at Fleming’s Prime Steakhouse & Wine Bar located in the Los Angeles-area. The upscale steakhouse is partnering with Tequila Herradura, an ultra-premium 100 percent agave tequila, and Baccarat, the world-renowned fine crystal manufacturer and offering […]

Crustacean Beverly Hills Reopens with Remodel and Signature dishes

    Michael Hepworth   Crustacean Beverly Hills Reopens with 10 million dollar  Remodel and Signature dishes     By Cheri Fox   Beverly Hills (Spiritsman) 3/22/18/–Crustacean Beverly Hills the famous Euro-Vietnamese restaurant in Beverly Hills on the corner of Santa Monica Blvd and Bedford Reopened March 13, 2018 with $10 million dollar remodel and redesign […]

Official Margarita Day 2018: Patron Inspired Drinks, Verde Margarita, Salted Plum Margarita, LA Margarita, Passion Fruit Margarita, Skyline Margarita, Mediterranean Margarita, North End Margarita

    Michael Hepworth   Seven competing Margarita’s are Verde Margarita , Mexico City , Salted Plum Margarita inspired by Osaka Japan , LA Margarita inspired by Los Angeles , Passion Fruit Margarita inspired by Baltimore , Skyline Margarita inspired by Seattle , Mediterranean Margarita inspired by Barcelona , and North End Margarita inspired by […]

House of Roses celebrates exclusive unveiling of Bodvar Rose Wine Pop up Bar at Cuvee restaurant

  House of Roses celebrates exclusive unveiling of  Bodvar Rose Wine  Pop up Bar at Cuvee restaurant     Michael Hepworth By Cheri Fox Los Angeles (Spiritsman) 3/18/18/–The Swedish-born Bodvar Hafstrom part of Gronstedt and Hafstrom family unveiled his family treasure on Thursday February 22, 2018 – Bodvar Rose –  The celebration started outdoors on […]

Grey Goose Interpreted by Ducasse Gastronomique tasting pair Top West Coast Mixologists and Chefs at Here’s Looking at You Restaurant

    Michael Hepworth   By Cheri Fox   Grey Goose Interpreted by Ducasse Gastronomique tasting pair Top West Coast Mixologists and Chefs at Here’s Looking at You Restaurant Los Angeles (Spiritsman) 3/17/18/–On Tuesday March 13, 2018, select media were invited to a special paired tasting by Grey Goose Interpreted by Ducasse at trendy bar restaurant […]

St Patrick’s Day Cocktails, Knappogue Castle 12 Year Irish whiskey available at Belcampo and Prince in Los Angeles

  Michael Hepworth   Los Angeles (Spiritsman) 3/8/18/–St Patrick’s Day – all are available at Belcampo and Prince in Los Angeles. Brianosaurus Rex Created by Josh Goldman, Belcampo, Los Angeles, CA 1 1/2 oz Clontarf 1014 Irish Whiskey 1 oz Lustau Fino sherry 1 oz Fresh grapefruit juice 1/2 oz Campari 1/2 oz Simple syrup Glass: Highball […]

Golden Globes 75th anniversary GBK luxury lounge pours 24k Gold Blue Nun

  This year GBK luxury Lounge pours 24k Gold Blue Nun in honor of 75th Annual Golden Globe Awards. Michael Hepworth   By Cheri Fox   Beverly Hills (Spiritsman) 1/8/18/–This year in honor of Golden Globes 75th anniversary GBK luxury lounge was held at the Montage Beverly Hills Hotel  the presenting sponsor  24k- Blue Nun […]

TOMMYROTTER GIN inspired by a band of rebellious craftsmen and artisans seeking adventure, mischief and inspiration in nature….Thank you!!

    TOMMYROTTER GIN     We obsess over our spirits with heart and mind. THE TOMMYROTTER’S CLUB Michael Hepworth   By Kay Schroeder   HOLLYWOOD (Spiritsman) 1/5/18/–Our creative process is inspired by the Tommyrotter’s Club, a band of rebellious craftsmen and artisans in the early 20th century who broke rank from the Arts and […]

GEORGOS GREEK WINES-GRAPES IMPORTED FROM GREECE AND HANDCRAFTED IN SONOMA

All Georgos Super-Premium Wines are Handcrafted with Greek winemaking methods. * Low Sulfites  * 100% NON-GMO Grapes  * No Headache   Michael Hepworth   GEORGOS GREEK WINES-GRAPES IMPORTED FROM GREECE AND HANDCRAFTED IN SONOMA Beverly Hills (Spiritsman) 12/24/17/–Georgos Handcrafted Greek wines are an emerging wine company from Sonoma that import grapes from Greece and then […]

TIA MARIA DARK LIQUEUR The perfect conversation starter and accompaniment!

Michael Hepworth   TIA MARIA DARK LIQUEUR The perfect conversation starter and accompaniment!   By Kay Schroeder   HOLLYWOOD Spiritsman) 12/10/17/–The Story: Tia Maria dates back to the mid-17th century, when a beautiful young Spanish aristocrat fled the turmoil colonial war brought to the island of Jamaica. Her maid saved one family treasure, a small […]

Tis the season! If a favorite indulgence is coffee, then you will be excited to try out a cocktail with Tia Maria Dark Liqueur

Michael Hepworth   HOLLYWOOD (Spiritsman) 11/30/17/–Tis the season! The holidays are a time to wind down and indulge in your favorite treats. If a favorite indulgence is coffee, then you will be excited to try out a cocktail with Tia Maria Dark Liqueur (SRP: $23.99 for a 750mL or $29.99 1L),  a coffee liqueur made […]

Amodeo family’s Don Ciccio & Figli distillery enjoyed nearly a century of liqueur production

Michael Hepworth Washington DC (Spiritsman) 11/29/17/–Founded in 1883, the Amodeo family’s Don Ciccio & Figli distillery enjoyed nearly a century of liqueur production on the Amalfi Coast. Today, the Amodeo family tradition lives on in Washington, D.C., where founder and master distiller Francesco Amodeo produces his family’s liqueurs in small batches using traditional methods. Currently […]