Category: Sip Happens

Fresh Cocktails for Spring

What’s the best way to celebrate the return of spring? With friends toasting to the season with a great cocktail. We have now been pouring Bombay Sapphire for 5 straight seasons since ADDICTED began and this year is no different…

Stay Safe and have fun this St. Patrick’s Day with Jameson

When it comes to celebrating St. Patrick’s Day, we think getting around safely should be a no brainer.  Luckily, our friends at Jameson Irish Whiskey agree. This St. Patrick’s Day, Jameson Irish Whiskey has once again joined forces with the…

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5 Tips for Flawless Wine Etiquette

Unlike beer, vodka, and whiskey, wine is an elegant and classy drink that shows the world you’re a refined person who knows what’s good. However, not all wines are the same, and you can’t approach all of them in the…

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…

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…