THE DRAMATIC GROWTH OF NON-ALCOHOLIC COCKTAILS

    Michael Hepworth   THE DRAMATIC GROWTH OF NON-ALCOHOLIC COCKTAILS HOLLYWOOD (Spiritsman) 6/16/19—At a recent luncheon at the REDBIRD in Los Angeles we were introduced to the concept of non-alcoholic cocktails becoming increasingly popular at bars and restaurants. There is a company from London leading the charge called Distill Ventures, and according to the […]

TIKI LOVERS RUM-BLENDED AND PERFECT FOR COCKTAILS

  Michael Hepworth   TIKI LOVERS RUM-BLENDED AND PERFECT FOR COCKTAILS HOLLYWOOD(Spiritsman)5/27/19/–TIKI LOVER Rums are new on the market and are perfect for those of you who like their rum cocktails with the bit of spice. There are three expressions in the collection, White Rum, Dark Rum and Pineapple Flavored Rum. The new line of […]

CAMUS COGNAC INTRODUCES FIRST-EVER GLOBAL SHANGHAI SHAKE COCKTAIL-MAKING CHALLENGE

  Michael Hepworth   CAMUS COGNAC INTRODUCES FIRST-EVER GLOBAL SHANGHAI SHAKE COCKTAIL-MAKING CHALLENGE (New York, NY(Spiritsman) 5/13/19/– – May 9, 2019) – Camus Cognac launches the inaugural Shanghai Shake cocktail competition this year, as an international city-based challenge crafted to celebrate the world’s top bartenders and their ability to conceive of creative twists on Cognac-based mixology. Shanghai Shake […]

Louisville, Kentucky’s HELL OR HIGH WATER DEBUTS SPRING COCKTAIL MENU

    Hell or High Water is located at 112 W Washington St in Louisville, KY   Michael Hepworth     HELL OR HIGH WATER DEBUTS SPRING COCKTAIL MENU  (Louisville, Kentucky) (Spiritsman0 4/13/19/–– The weather is warming up and with that Hell or High Water, the discreet bar located on Louisville’s historic Whiskey Row unveils its […]

Michter’s – the maker of highly acclaimed, limited production whiskeys – opened its second distillery

  Michael Hepworth     Louisville (Spiritmans) 3/11/19/–Michter’s – the maker of highly acclaimed, limited production whiskeys – opened its second distillery and first tasting room in downtown Louisville this January. The newly renovated, historic four-story building was a neglected—if renowned—jewel in the city’s center. The Michter’s team spent seven years and millions of dollars […]

DISCOVERING THE PASSION ABOUT ITALIAN WINES

    Michael Hepworth   DISCOVERING THE PASSION ABOUT ITALIAN WINES HOLLYWOOD (Spiritsman) 10/30/18/–The new Italian Government has decided that consumers throughout the world and in particular the United States need to discover the passion that is all about Italian wines. There are sixteen regions throughout Italy and four of those regions control about 82% […]

Legacy Reserve: Handcrafted Heritage In A Bottle

Egan’s, A Sixth-Generation Irish Brand, Unveils Its Most Premium Spirit Yet     Michael Hepworth   NEW YORK, NY (Spirtisman) 9/7/18/—— The esteemed Egan’s Irish Whiskey brand adds new, limited-edition Legacy Reserve to its portfolio of superior handcrafted spirits. The new expression ups the ante on its award-winning predecessors, the 10-Year-Old Single Malt and Vintage […]

Luc Belaire Enlists Rapper Young Thug as Official Brand Ambassador for Luc Belaire Luxe Rosé Launch

Meet Belaire Jeffery Michael Hepworth   Burgundy, France (Spiritsman) 8/26/18/ – Luc Belaire is proud to present BELAIRE LUXE ROSÉ, the fourth cuvée in its smash-hit portfolio, launching with rap artist Young Thug as the official brand ambassador. This captivating new creation joins the brand’s signature Belaire Rosé, exquisite Belaire Gold, and wildly popular Belaire […]

Princess Cruises’ Fleet Welcomes Mixologist Cocktail Ambassador Rob Floyd Aboard

  Now pouring Cocktails crafted by Cocktail Ambassador Rob Floyd for Princess Cruises Rock Star Behind West Hollywood’s Electric Owl Restaurant   Now pouring Cocktails crafted by Cocktail Ambassador Rob Floyd for Princess Cruises       Michael Hepworth   West Hollywood (Spiritsman) 8/8/18/–  Princess Cruises  docked at West Hollywood’s Electric Owl, offering  Cocktails crafted […]

SOUTHERN HOSPITALITY FROM PREUX & PROPER

  Michael Hepworth   SOUTHERN HOSPITALITY FROM PREUX & PROPER Los Angeles (Spiritsman) 8/3/18/–Preux & Proper restaurant in downtown Los Angeles has now been open about 3 ½ years and a recent visit to their new upstairs dining room confirmed that Southern Hospitality is alive and well in Los Angeles. Featuring dishes from across the […]

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 […]