What *Else* Are We Drinking Now? Mythology Foragers Botanical Gin

James is keeping cool (and being cool) with Mythology's Botanical Gin. Mythology Foragers Botanical Gin It's 90 degrees and the sun is shining, summer has officially arrived in Denver! That also means our friends at Mythology Distillery have once again released their Foragers Botanical Gin, produced in collaboration with the Denver Botanic Gardens*. Doesn't get more local than that folks. Featuring a delightful blend of juniper, coriander seed, orris root, grapefruit, star anise, and sage, this lovely little gin sure packs in the flavor. There's no better way to beat the heat this summer than with a refreshing gin [...]

By | 2021-06-10T18:56:03+00:00 June 10th, 2021|

What Are We Drinking Now? Krasno Orange Wine

Marshall is all about this orange wine from Slovenia. You will be, too. Krasno Orange Wine To me, each wine is an adventure. A new bottle can bring me to the hills or shores of new lands as much as a book or painting. I'm always searching for new wines, so when I saw an orange wine from Slovenia, I had to try it. Orange wine gets its name from the hue it takes on either through prolonged skin contact — similar to a rosé — or through aging in clay amphorae; this one gets its color from the [...]

By | 2021-06-09T19:33:40+00:00 June 9th, 2021|

What Are We Drinking Now? Petulante Pet Nat Rosé

Heidi pairs this bubbler with relaxing on a gorgeous day. Petulante Pet Nat Rosé Ok, so...last week Jericho introduced you to Petulante Bianco. Now it's time to taste their perfectly pink Pet Nat rosé. ("Pet Nat" is short for pétillant naturel, and we also see Pet Nat displayed as Pét-Nat. If you'd like to know what the heck a Pet Nat or a Pét-Nat is, here's a great article in Food & Wine.) Vibrant in the glass, this organic wine sips watermelon, sour cherry, and strawberry. It drinks soft and easy with a slightly salty finish. I paired [...]

By | 2021-06-03T18:07:12+00:00 June 3rd, 2021|