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Salsa and Beer Pairings for Cinco de Mayo

Cinco de Mayo, the day we commemorate the victory of the people of Puebla over the French…with beer and salsa! Since its inception in 1863, the holiday has been celebrated in Puebla and in the US by folks of Mexican descent, but wasn’t til the mid 1970s that big...

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What is Agave? The Famed Tequila Plant

You've heard of it, but what is agave? Read up on the many uses of this amazing plant, including our fave, a base for some delicious spirits!

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Charbay Distillery 40th Anniversary Spirits Tasting

Charbay Distillery 40th Anniversary Spirits Tasting

This month’s SipScout Party showcases an exclusive Charbay Distillery 40th Anniversary Spirits Tasting! Join us as master distiller Marko Karakasevic shares the captivating story of Charbay, spanning 13 generations of distillers. Discover the essence of true craft through carefully selected ingredients, meticulous craftsmanship, and the art of patient, extended barrel aging.

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noun /ˈtip(ə)lər/ #tippler

a habitual drinker of alcohol 

one who enthusiastically explores, savors, & supports artisan alcohol

Possibly of Scandinavian origin, such as Norwegian dialectal tipla "to drink slowly or in small quantities."

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