How To Plan The Perfect Halloween Party - Spec's Wines, Spirits & Finer Foods

Plan The Perfect Halloween Party

Halloween parties require three things to be successful - costumes, drinks, and guests. Below you’ll find some of our favorite ideas for throwing the perfect Halloween party! Halloween Party Themes Themes are an easy way to ensure guests come dressed as they don’t have to spend days agonizing over which…

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Game Day At Home - Spec's Wines, Spirits & Finer Foods

Game Day At Home

Nothing beats getting to actually attend a Dallas Cowboys football game, but sometimes you just can’t make it, and that’s when knowing how to host a game day watch party makes all the difference! We’ve put together some of our favorite tips and ideas to ensure your gathering is low…

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Texas Tailgate Essentials - Spec's Wines, Spirits & Finer Foods

Texas Tailgate Essentials

Tailgating can be a simple affair with a couple of six packs and some pals to share them with before the game. Or tailgating can turn the back of your truck into a grand banquet hall fit for gridiron kings! (There’s probably a middle ground here as well, something above…

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How To Build A Perfect Summer Picic - Spec's Wines, Spirits & Finer Foods

How To Make A Charcuterie Board

After being cooped up for a year it’s time to do some of your favorite couchbound activities outside! And by “favorites couchbound activities” we obviously mean eating and drinking. Read below for a how-to guide to the perfect summer picnic and cut the couch cord for a day of sunshine!…

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Delicious Punch Recipes - Spec's Wines, Spirits & Finer Foods

Punch Party Summer

Summer parties are things of beauty. Trying to keep up with the cocktail requests can quickly turn into a full-time job leaving you with no time to actually enjoy the party you’re throwing! Enter the punch bowl. A Quick History of Punch The word punch is loan word from Hindi…

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Best Sparkling Wines Under $30 - Spec's Wines, Spirits & Finer Foods

Brunch on a Budget – Sparkling Wines Under $30

Nothing defines brunch quite like the mimosa. It’s the only beverage occupying a specific timeslot in our lives. Plus, it’s delicious, easy to make, and looks like a glass of sunshine. The only difficult part about making mimosas is choosing the right sparkling accompaniment, which can be tricky if you…

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Easter Fun For Adults - Spec's Wines, Spirits & Finer Foods

Easter Fun For Adults

Coming up with things to keep the kids entertained during Easter has never been a problem, but what about activities for adults? Many of the things that work for kids can be easily adapted for adults. And, let’s be honest, after all the food prep and decorating, you deserve to…

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March Tournament Cocktails - Spec's Wines, Spirits & Finer Foods

March Tournament Cocktails

The largest non-official work holiday is almost here! Non-official work holiday? By this we’re referring to the last few weeks of March where you keep one eye on keeping up appearances and the other firmly planted on some sort of visual display showing college basketball. It’s March Madness! And while…

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Best Pumpkin Beers 2020 - Spec's Wines, Spirits & Finer Foods

Best Pumpkin Craft Beers

It’s fall and you know what that means, pumpkin everything! From coffee to ice cream to potpourri, it’s hard to step outside and not get a whiff of this seasonal gourd. And what better way to celebrate pumpkin season than with a delicious craft beer? With so many pumpkin beers…

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Pride Month Cocktails - Spec's Wines, Spirits & Finer Foods

Prideful Cocktails

Throughout June, people all over the globe will be celebrating World Pride Month in honor of the 1969 Stonewall riots in New York City. With the rainbow flag being one of the symbols of Pride, we’re supporting the LGBTQ community with a collection of colorful cocktails you can make at…

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By Mandy Jamrok Have you ever wondered how coffees from all around the world can taste and feel so drastically different on the palate? With so many bean varietals and brewing options out there, it can become overwhelming to decide which beans and methods work best for you. Not to…

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