New Year’s Eve ideas around St. Louis

It’s been a rougher ride than most of had hoped, but our annual trip around the sun is coming to end for another year and before we kick off another roundtrip, we need see 2015 […]


Don’t let your choice of wine make your holiday stressful

This article originally appeared at Mo’ Vino Journey.  Please follow them on Facebook and Twitter  for more great wine content. ​Christmas is coming and with that means making sure everything is just perfect for that special […]


Happy National Sangria Day – why we love it so

Ah, Sangria.  Such a pleasant word to say.  Like the wine and fruit that go into making it, the word itself conjures images of a laid-back pleasures, beach or lakeside with friends.   Sangria is a […]


What makes a winery your favorite?

This article originally appeared at Mo’ Vino Journey.  Please follow them on Facebook and Twitter  for more great wine content. I have been asked many times by people what my favorite winery is. I find that a tough […]


How to make the perfect Manhattan

This article originally appeared at  Please follow them on  Twitter  for more great content. Not only is a Manhattan a classic cocktail, it’s quite a classy cocktail too. And you should start off with our […]

Non-Alcoholic Beverages

Are you ready for Excel’s ‘Gooey Butter Cake’ soda?

The company behind Ski soda has rolled out a new flavor near and dear to the taste buds of St. Louisans. Excel Bottling Company in Breese, Illinois, has created a gooey butter cake flavored soda. […]