Host Jessica Koussevitzky was on hand to Sip. Swirl. Savor. Indulge. Mix & Mingle. Dance. SMILE! Bid & More to support Education for the VI annual JA World Uncorked. JA World Uncorked VI presented by Breakthru Beverage Florida returned on Saturday, January 23rd, 2016 at JA World Huizenga Center on the Broward College at 1130 […]

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Breakthru Beverage Florida is one of the largest distributors of wine, spirits and non-alcoholic beverages in the state.  Formerly known as Premier Beverage Company, the company serves customers throughout Florida from distribution facilities in Pensacola, Jacksonville, Orlando, Miramar and a state-of-the-art facility in Tampa.Supporting the company’s core operations and strategic vision are the Breakthru Beverage […]

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Who doesn’t like Tiki Cocktails ?! I am smitten with owner Ayme Harrison’s urban lounge called Kreepy Tiki.  A tattoo parlor, live music venue (check out Wednesday nights) with sensational craft cocktails. Her Winterfest cocktail tied for second place. Boom! Ayme Harrison – An Old Fashioned Scrooge Cocktail – Kreepy Tiki Bar & Lounge You […]

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My favorite savory cocktail is made with beets.  The perfect pairing of The Botanist Gin (an Islay dry gin) with this earthy root vegetable and a well balanced cocktail earned this 2nd place finalist status. Nick knows how to craft a balanced tasty cocktail, that only lacked an appropriate Winterfest themed name and presentation. Nick’s […]

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Stache 1920’s Drinking Den was the place to be on November 30th, as ten finalists competed to win the honor of creating the Seminole Hard Rock Winterfest Boat Parade‘s 2015 #WinterfestCocktail. As the Winterfest Bartender Contest Chair, I have spent the last few months visiting the parade route restaurant and bars to encourage our local […]

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Stache 1920’s Drinking Den was the place to be on November 30th, as ten finalists competed to win the honor of creating the Seminole Hard Rock Winterfest Boat Parade‘s 2015 #WinterfestCocktail. As the Winterfest Bartender Contest Chair, I have spent the last few months visiting the parade route restaurant and bars to encourage our local […]

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 Spirited South Florida had the unique opportunity to host a gathering of Tequila brands in Fort Lauderdale with the 3J Hospitality team.  On Ocotber24th, the 2nd Annual South Florida Tequila Festival welcomed over 150 Tequila enthusiasts from South Florida to experience its dos annual celebration. The festival was held at Downtown Fort Lauderdale’s Stache 1920’s […]

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Calling all Broward County Craft Cocktail Creators…The Greatest Show on H2O wants you to construct the Official Winterfest Cocktail and win a cool $1000 plus a trip to New Orleans’ Tales of the Cocktail Festival. Winterfest is best known for it’s one of a kind Boat Parade, so they need an equally stunning cocktail. As […]

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3x the Caffeine Fort Lauderdale offers many options for the popular pick-me-up caffeine. We sampled three locally owned purveyors of coffee bean beverages and each was distinctly their own experience. Check out our favorite coffee picks: The Nook Bar at  Stache 1920’s Drinking Den featuring Panther Coffee | 109 SW 2 Avenue (Moffat), Downtown Fort Lauderdale […]

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August in South Florida is hot and sweltering, so kudos to whomever created #NationalRumDay today! Great excuse to get out the ice and shakeup some cocktails. I reached out to my favorite bartenders for their favorite dark or golden concoctions. Here we go, let’s start with Nick Nistico‘s sleek version of the coconut and rum […]

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