Love At First Sip!

Love At First Sip!

“Love is a many splendored thing — love lifts us up where we belong — all you need is love!” – Moulin Rouge! To celebrate the most amorous day of the year, we’ve collected some festive drink recipes you’ll fall head over heels for. Swing by Spec’s, and pick up…

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Holiday Cookie & Wine Pairings

Holiday Cookie & Wine Pairings

Poor Santa Claus. All that work squeezing himself down every chimney, and what does he get rewarded with? Cookies and milk. Now we don’t have anything against dairy, but we believe that if you’re going to enjoy a cookie, the right wine will produce a much more gratifying pairing option.…

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Thanksgiving Wine Tips

Thanksgiving Wine Tips

Choosing the right wine this Thanksgiving can be tough with all the different tastes on the table. Between white meat and dark, sweet potatoes, tangy cranberry sauces, buttery potatoes, and rich pumpkin pie, it might be a good idea to serve a little variety of wine. Don’t worry over the gewürztraminer,…

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Labor Day Celebrations!

Labor Day Celebrations!

September 5 is Labor Day, a time to celebrate the hard work of American workers by taking a day off and spending time with family and friends! Sure manning the grill on a 100-degree day is hard work, but it’s certainly not a workday! And we have President Grover Cleveland…

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3 Days For Chillin’ & Grillin’

3 Days for Chillin’ & Grillin’

Tomorrow begins that favorite of all events for many hard-working folks— the 3-day weekend! And if you didn’t know by glancing at the calendar, just driving around your neighborhood catching the irresistible aromas wafting from backyards and parks would tip you off. Grilling up good times with family and friends…

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Wow Mom This Sunday!

Wow Mom This Sunday!

Let her know she’s a mother like no other! Present her with scrumptious surprises from our immense variety of inspired gift ideas like: • Bubble-licious champagnes • Pretty ‘n pink rose` wines • Luscious sipping liqueurs • Tempting truffles • Gourmet chocolates • Imported candies, cookies & treats Here’s another…

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Salute Texas Independence Day!

Salute Texas Independence Day!

Texans are so proud of their declaration as a separate country from Mexico 179 years ago, it’s an official legal holiday. Consider it your duty—not to mention privilege—to party like it’s 1836! Gather some friends tomorrow and toast our famously independent streak. Whip up your own version of Texas hold…

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Recipe For Romance

Recipe for Romance

Want a sure-fire way to fan the flames of passion this Valentine’s Day? Jilt the pricey dinner in a crowded restaurant in favor of two-some time watching classic romantic movies, nibbling delectables, and toasting each other. We created a few perfectly paired suggestions below, but you may have some ideas…

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A Mardi Good Time!

A Mardi Good Time!

If the raucous party known as Mardi Gras hadn’t already existed for centuries, we’d have to invent it! Fat Tuesday gives us the chance to jazz and pizazz things up in the middle of winter. Raise your glasses high tomorrow with some of our New Orleans-themed cocktail concoctions below! And…

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