Category: Sip Happens

Celebrate Valentine’s Day your way with Bombay Sapphire Gin

February is just flying by and that means Valentine’s Day is just around the corner.  While it may not be everyone’s favourite holiday, sometimes all it takes is a change of perspective, and hey, maybe a great cocktail, to make…

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Coffee + Tea = Muul and we’re here for it

Ever in search of various methods of energizing ourselves, we’ve discovered the next frontier in hot and cold caffeinated beverages: muul.  Pronounced ‘mule’, muul is a new drink beverage straight out of Parkdale (apparently where all good Toronto trends are born)…

Women and Whiskey: The Glenlivet Captain’s Reserve

I love a good whiskey, and it’s one of my many chosen missions in life to turn more female identifying humans onto the beauty that is a glass of fine brown liquor.  So when I discover a new whiskey that…

Celebrating the Holiday Season Parranda style with Bacardi

One of my favorite things about living in Canada is how diverse our country is, and how we embrace and celebrate different cultures. That diversity makes our holiday season all the more vibrant and engaging, especially if you take the…

Our Dewar’s Holiday Tradition

Ever since our early twenties, my brother and I have loved Scotch. Over the years we have enjoyed many glasses, from many different selections. One, in particular, we enjoyed so much, we’ve made a yearly tradition out of it. Since his birthday…

How to Throw the Ultimate Bonfire Night Party

Remember, remember, the fifth of November… Guy Fawkes Night, Bonfire Night, Fireworks Night; whatever name you give the 5th November, chances are as a child you spent it wrapped up warm, stood in the back garden, tiny gloved hand clutching…

The Perfect Dinner Cocktails with Grand Marnier

People ask me all the time, what are your favourite drinks? While that comes with many answers based on the day, time and my mood, I do love some well made, well-crafted cocktails. So, it comes as no surprise that…