Tequila Gift Guide – Holiday Edition

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HCiDrSg6mH8&t=1sFeliz Navidad! We’ve got the Best Tequila Gift Guide to help you find something for the agave admirer in your life. Between Tequila Ocho Plata, El Tequileno, and Tequila Herradura, you’ll learn about great gift giving options for the holiday season. Plus, hosts Julie Smith and Phil Armijo talk Christmas pranks, unwanted presents and more … Read more

Bourbon Gift Guide – Holiday Edition

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MemzxA6gOA0We’ve got the best bourbon gift guide on our special Holiday Edition of The Mix.  Host Julie Smith and mixologist Phil Armijo kick us off with their favorite holiday traditions – along with some great things to do in Atlanta this time of year.  They then dig into three delicious bourbons – Bardstown Bourbon, known … Read more

Siempre Tequila Pink Cranberry Margarita

https://youtu.be/Ff8Hemh6NrUTequila for a holiday?  This Pink Cranberry Margarita is the surprise of the season!  Join Mixologist Phil Armijo and Lifestyle expert Julie Smith as they talk Thanksgiving plans, Christmas decorations, family, and more – along with the recipe for this delicious cocktail with Siempre Tequila and Combier French Orange Liquer.   INGREDIENTS• 2 oz Siempre Plata … Read more

Bardstown Maple Manhattan

https://youtu.be/f8GQv3OvcdcNow that we’ve entered November, host Julie Chen and mixologist Phil Armijo are talking about what they’re thankful for – including Phil’s Maple Manhattan recipe featuring Bardstown Bourbon and Trincheri Dry Vermouth. They revisit the bourbon vs. rye debate before Phil digs in to making his mouthwatering cocktail, which includes pure maple syrup – perfect … Read more

Thunderbird Spicy Sour

https://youtu.be/ETCJTdsTtN4This Thunderbird Spicy Sour Recipe is the perfect cocktail concoction for fall.  With jalapeno slices, a generous amount of lemon and beautifully balanced Smoky Ten Benriach scotch, it’s a great drink to open up those sinuses and enjoy a beautiful fall day.  Speaking of fall – host Julie Smith also shares some of her favorite … Read more

Sauvignon Blanc Flight

https://youtu.be/zxdsZ9hjxLgIt’s the ultimate Sauvignon Blanc tutorial!  Mixologist Phil Armijo and host Julie Smith are firing off facts about the world’s favorite white wine, all while taste testing three delicious brands – Oyster Bay, Matanzas Creek Winery, and Matua.  Why is New Zealand the perfect place to grow Sauvignon Blanc?  What’s one of the best Sauvignon … Read more

Santa Teresa 1796 Cuba Libre

https://youtu.be/7fpxtm1wQ8oWe love a good Cuba Libre recipe – especially when it’s made with Santa Teresa 1796 rum. The rum comes from 5 generations of distillers, and is run through the original cask from 1796. On this episode of The Mix, host Julie Smith reviews the history of the popular rum and Cola drink before host … Read more

Large Batch Bloody Mary Recipe for Tailgates

https://youtu.be/cG5HrmVpdtsThis tailgate Bloody Mary recipe is perfect for football season. With tailgates that can start early in the morning, there’s nothing better to get you loosened up for kickoff than a beautiful Bloody. Join our host Julie Smith and mixologist Phil Armijo for a Bloody Mary that’s brimming with flavor – and topped with your … Read more

Large Batch Old Fashioned Recipe for Tailgates

https://youtu.be/OWvmzjytRH8What’s better than a large batch of old fashioned cocktails for your next tailgate? As we heard towards fall and football season, spending time with friends in a fabric folding chair while sharing cocktails is a time honored tradition – and our host Julie Smith and mixologist Phil Armijo are doing just that, while sharing … Read more