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  • Spirit Tastings, How-To

    Spirit Tastings, How-To

    How do I properly taste spirits like vodka, bourbon or other nuanced flavor spirits? Here is our answer conducted by Curtis McMillan with support from Derrick and Don. If you need some spirit tasting snifters, check them out at AwesomeDrinks.

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  • Everyday Drinkers Podcast Special: Interview with Bobby Gleason

    Everyday Drinkers Podcast Special: Interview with Bobby Gleason

    Bobby Gleason, also known as Bobby G. in the bartending and mixology industry. Master Mixologist for Beam Global Spirits and Wine. He travels the world, training bartenders, staff and educating the world on some of the Beam Global brands. In 2008 he set a world record for the most cocktails made in an hour–he created 253 cocktails with at least 3 ingredients in them… in an hour.

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  • Everyday Drinkers 35: Michelob Craft Beers

    Everyday Drinkers 35: Michelob Craft Beers

    This episode we’re drinking brews from the macrobrewery Michelob, a part of Anheuser Busch.  We’re drinking Michelob Amber Bock, Michelob Pale Ale, Porter, Belgian style wheat, Hop Hound, Ultra Pomegranate Raspberry and Winter Bourbon Cask Ale. With a good cross-section oif Michelob brews, we’re able to give you some good tasting notes and information on Michelob from a beer drinkers perspective. Got beer?

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  • Quality Absinthe Glasses, Style, Elegance and Grace

    Quality Absinthe Glasses, Style, Elegance and Grace

    There are plenty of accessories to outfit the most enthusiastic absinthe drinker but which are the best for you? You don’t have to be an absinthe connoisseur to appreciate a good drinking vessel. I wanted to take a few minutes to point out three unique glassware products for drinking absinthe. You may start by using any glass tumbler in your household and it will work just as any fancy absinthe glass. I’ve found that absinthe drinking, unlike a vodka or […]

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  • Tequila Sunrise Video Recipe

    Tequila Sunrise Video Recipe

    The latest Common Man Cocktails covers a hot little recipe for the Tequila Sunrise. A relatively simple yet classic drink of Tequila and Orange Juice with a tad bit of Grenadine. Our Tequila Sunrise is made from Cavalino Tequila and a little bit of love, resulting in a refreshing drink with visual appeal. Stay tuned for the Arizona Twister!

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  • Everyday Drinkers Podcast 19: Port Wine

    This episode we’re covering porto’s, ports, port wine and all the names for the Portuguese after dinner drink. We’re pleasantly surprised by our findings and even Dave can’t deny the drink even though he hates red and white wines. Everyone who’s looking for a sweet after dinner digestivo should look into a nice Port.

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  • Common Man Cocktails: Making A Mojito (Video Recipe)

    The Mojito is a classic highball drink, enjoyed internationally for many years. We’re looking at the 10 Cane Mojito Kit along with a secondary recipe using the Roses’s Mango Mojito mix. This weeks episode grows our video cast a bit, we’ve now got an introduction and a bit o’ music to boot! Hopefully you enjoy it!

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  • Common Man Cocktails: Our iTunes Syndicated Video Cast

    Common Man Cocktails: Our iTunes Syndicated Video Cast

    Finally, we’re live on iTunes! Not only do we have an Everyday Drinkers Audio Podcast, we’re now on iTunes for the Common Man Cocktails. Why watch? When we’re having parties and people come over, each event usually starts out with “make me a drink” or “what do you have to drink?” or “I’m looking for a nice sweet drink, any suggestions?” In these cases, the guests are not looking for a beer or wine – they’re already quite familar with […]

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  • Everyday Drinkers Podcast 17: Sake

    This episode we’re taking a look at an age old beverage, Sake. We look into what makes a Sake, what type of styles one can experience and our impressions on the Japanese beverage. While Sake has been around for thousands of years, a few of us on the drinking podcast have never had it. First time impressions and opinions make the corner stone of this episode.

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  • Everyday Drinkers Podcast 13: Mexican Beer

    This episode we cover Mexican beers including Corona Extra, Pacifico, Modelo, Carta Blanca, Dos Equis and others. We discover the beauty of the lime and also realize a few things about Mexican beers that you may only notice when you try them all at the same time!

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  • Brave Spirits, Supporting Those Whom Protect and Serve

    Brave Spirits, Supporting Those Whom Protect and Serve

    You may love a great beer, love a fine wine or a sweet liquor but you and your family in the United States all have one thing in common: you enjoy your many freedoms. If it were not for those that protect our towns from fire, crime and foreign attack we’d not be able to enjoy our spare time and our spirits. In order to assure we get both great liquor and great protection, Brave Spirits, was born to cover […]

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  • Everyday Drinkers Podcast 12: Malt Liquors

    Perhaps the silliest thing we’ve done thus far, Doug has the great idea to do a podcast on malt liquors, 40s, ghetto wines and other cheap drinks. So, we’ve picked up Thundebird, Smirnoff Ice, Olde English 800, Boones Farm, Hurricane High Gravity, Orange Driver and the good ol’ Colt 45. All in all, we probably collectively spent $15.00. The end result is a proof positive that malt beverages are not for the faint of heart or…sober.

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