Lately I’ve been buying Dire Wolf Vodka, made by Aztec Spirits in Santa Fe. Look at their packaging: This got me thinking. What we opened a new division of our company and called it Sunbelt Booze? We could have a number of products named in a similar fashion. White Fang Creme de Menthe. Pit Viper Tequila. Sabre Tooth Scotch. Porcupine … Read More
While stocking up today at Total Wine, I noticed that I am attracted to brands featuring fierce creatures, whether extant or extinct. Here, I’m referring to the golden eagle, a worldwide species that’s one of the largest raptors, though not as large as the Philippine monkey-eating eagle or the harpy eagle. The dire wolf is extinct, but it was fearsome … Read More
The Birrabus and Drinking Beer in Other Countries
Just imagine how many liquor laws the Birrabus would be violating here in the states!
Meet the Booze Birds
A French vodka named after the Toulouse goose (I’m not making this up!).
Pepsi Fire and Cinnamaldehyde
And now, with the introduction of Pepsi Fire on May 22, we have another chemical to add to our spicy lexicon: cinnamaldehyde…