#OTBN2020

The last Saturday in February is reserved for Open That Bottle Night. That’s tomorrow night! Last year we spoke in some depth on the history of this modern drinking holiday and what it represents. A very brief recap: We all get stuck with that bottle of wine that…

National Drink Wine Day

A long time ago (like, the Dark Ages) water wasn’t safe, but wine was. Good times. Due to this, wine was more widely drank than water in wine producing areas of the globe. Today is a day to celebrate that time and drink as such, it’s that simple….

Pisco

Today marks Pisco Sour Day. For us, this is a special day.  Why you ask?  Well, yes, we love Pisco Sours, but that is not the reason alone, nor the main reason.  We’ll elaborate… The Pisco Sour, while known to be a very, very popular Peruvian cocktail, was…

National Beer Can Appreciation Day

On this day, January 24th, 1935, the first can of beer was sold in VA. By the end of the year, 37 breweries were selling canned beer. Take a moment and think for a second about how this occurred with no internet.  No mass connection or tweets bragging…

Customer Take Over: Nick, or Tom, or… We Don’t Know 🤷🏽‍♂️🤷🏼‍♀️🤦🏻‍♂️🤦🏽‍♀️

Fun thing about open calls for customers to takeover the blog: the weird stuff you receive.  See below. An email of unsolicited advice came back to us from a Nick, but signed by a Tom, looking into the customer database, especially as the content is about serving our…

Cap’n Jack Sparrow?

Well everyone, happy Talk Like A Pirate Day! Aye ’tis a real thin’, ‘n ye can celebrate by natterin’ like a crazy pirate today. So ahoy everyone, start natterin’ like a damn pirate, wha’ are ye waitin’ fer!? (oh, if ye dunno how t’ natter like a pirate,…

For the Beer Lovers…

Today marks National Beer Lover’s Day.  A fitting holiday for the beer lovers out there to begin warming up for Oktoberfest, which contrary to the name, begins on the 21st of this month and concludes with German-American Day on October 6th.  So it is high time we give…

Aaaaaaaaand, We’re Back!

Hope you all had a good holiday break! We sure as hell did! If you are like us, it’s 6 days into the new year, so our resolutions are out the window.  If you have more willpower than we do, then we salute you for your strength and…