Party Planning & Entertaining
Perfect DIY crafts and accessories for hosting your own wine, beer, and spirits party.
If you love pour overs, #French press coffee, and #craft cocktails, then you’ve been making the latter all wrong. These #cocktails are your next obsession.
Bushmills, the legendary drop from Ireland’s north coast, is giving customers plenty of reason to make it their first choice for anything Irish this St. Patrick’s Day. From its unparalleled origin story to a new, consumer-friendly rebate program, Bushmills is providing for fans and helping those behind the bar. #whiskey #irish #partner (with Bushmills Irish Whiskey)
Tacos are the perfect food to enjoy with friends; they’re #informal, super #delicious, and everyone can #create their own #custom tacos just how they like. We’ve come up with the official guide for throwing the perfect #Taco #Tuesday (yes, obviously #tequila included).
Beer #gardens, or #biergartens, are outdoor areas where #beer and food are served in a #communal setting. All it takes to #create your own #DIY beer garden is some picnic tables, #pretzels, #beer-braised #brats, and a few other bier-friendly accessories. We’ve created this handy #guide to getting your Frühschoppen on, beer garden style.
While my friends love being handed one of my custom libations, sometimes it’s fun to let your guests prepare their own drinks– with a little help from their fabulous #host: you! For a successful #DIY party, it’s important to prepare as much as you can ahead of time. This way, you can spend more time with your friends than behind the bar. Here's everything you need to set up a #spiked #lemonade bar.
Inspired by Ruffino’s #Build-Your-Own #Sparkling Bar, we’ve compiled a list of all the essentials to build your own Sparkling #Creation Station at home. Impress your guests with this fun, #DIY bar cart at your next #cocktail party, #Brunch or any occasion that you deem fit for an #effortlessly effervescent creation station.
Valentine's Day is around the corner and there is nothing better to wash down all the #romance with than some #bubbly. So no matter your price range, dining situation, or the depth of your #love, here are five #Prosecco and five #Champagnes that will alight the night.
This weekend, we’re celebrating the Big #Game with all of our favorite #party essentials: good friends, #fried finger #foods, and, of course, #boozy beverages. While beer and wine are obvious staples to have on hand at a Game Day party, we’re looking to spice up our #celebration with everyone’s favorite mass cocktail: boozy #punch.
The Super Bowl is finally upon us — Huzzah! Here’s VinePair’s #guide to how to #drink your way through Sunday. #Cheers! And may the best team win!
There’s only one #Sunday in America not designated for brunch, and that’s Super Bowl Sunday. It’s practically a national holiday, whether you like #football or not. Grab a #drink and get ready for a good time with VinePair’s Super Bowl drinking #game for people who don’t really care about the Super Bowl.
Love it or hate it, there are two things Americans can’t seem to live without on #Valentine’s Day: #chocolate and #wine. This year, why not skip the Russell Stovers in favor of something with a little more #love…and #alcohol. Try our recipe for #homemade chocolate #truffles dipped in wine syrup and earn extra bonus points from your boo.
#Valentine’s Day has two things going for it—one, the #pink theme color, and two, the emphasis on drinking. Put those two together, and boom! You’ve got #seduction. Here are some fantastic #winter-friendly pink #wines to get your hands on right now, so you can text your boo with a tempting offer he or she won’t be able to refuse.
Take this #Valentine’s Day to toast to the guy/gal you #love most, your one and only ’til-the-end-friend. We’ve come up with 10 ways to incorporate a drink (or three) into your Valentine’s Day alterna-plans with your #BFF; choose one or two from the list and celebrate with the one you actually love the most.
It’s best for people to have more than just wine #options on #Valentine’s Day. So without further ado, here are the seven best #drinks for Valentine’s day, and, as an added bonus, most of these won’t break the bank.
No matter what the #holiday, we always seem to end up with tons of #leftover candy. So what are we to do with all those extra sweets? Turn them into #cocktails, of course! We’ve rounded up seven of our favorite cocktails that incorporate all of the usual sweet suspects that tend to show their faces around the holidays. Post-sugar high, throw these leftover sweet #treats onto your bar cart for some seriously fun mixing!
Looking to learn more about the vast world of sparkling #wine? We've got the best solution- #host a #sparkling wine #tasting of your own amongst friends! Perfect way to spend a Friday night with friends.
Consider this #curated list of #beer bottles (and cans) worthy to pop while you’re counting down the clock on #NYE. New year, new you: Let the beer-buying #adventure begin.
The #wines listed here are light and #bright, young with #juicy fruit, and low-ish in #alcohol. So order up some nibbles, grab these wines online or at your local shop, and have a happy and safe New Year’s Eve.
Give this year a Freix-start. This New Year's Eve, tear up some confetti, find a #countdown clock, and a pad of paper for recording all your #resolutions, and, of course, pour a glass or two of bubbly sparkling #wine, namely Freixenet #Cava. #NYE #partner #bubbly @freixenetusa
If you’re feeling lost, fear not. VinePair has compiled a list of the #best ways to ring in the New Year. Whether you’re coupled up and podded, or connecting through a screen, read on for the best ways to celebrate A Very Covid-19 #NYE.
For those looking for an extra sweet New Year, consider the #Champagne #cake, an unheralded #dessert that’s pretty enough to be your #NYE table centerpiece, and #delicious enough to be enjoyed throughout the year for occasions big and small. Get the #recipe here.
Rather than reflecting on all of the goals we didn’t accomplish, the weight we didn’t lose, and the resolutions that we (of course) didn’t keep, we’re grabbing a #bottle of #bubbles and #toasting to all the great things to come. We’ve compiled 10 of our favorite picks for a range of price points. We’ll #cheers to that!