Holiday Margarita Recipes - Spec's Wines, Spirits & Finer Foods

Holiday Margaritas

Nothing says Christmas in Texas like margaritas! Texans know there’s no such thing as tequila season and see no reason to relegate their cactus juice to the warmer months. Tequila is such a unique flavor that goes surprisingly well with seasonal holiday ingredients. Checkout our list of festive fermentations and…

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Labor Day Cocktails - Spec's Wines, Spirits & Finer Things

Labor Day Cocktails

Send summer off with a delicious bang with these perfect end of summer cocktails!   Blood Orange Champagne Mule Ingredients 1 ½ oz. vodka juice of ½ a medium blood orange juice of ½ a lime 4 mint leaves 2 oz. chilled ginger beer Top off with chilled champagne or…

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Texas Concerts & Cocktails

Texas Concerts & Cocktails

With Texas opened back up and everyone looking for something to do this summer, we thought it might be nice to put together a list of no-stress good times. We couldn’t think of a better way to get back out there than by enjoying some live music. So, we’ve put…

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Cocktails Around The World - Spec's Wines, Spirits & Finer Foods

Cocktails Around The World

The 2021 Summer Games, previously known as the 2020 Summer Games, kickoff on July 23rd with the first sporting event starting the following day. New to the games this year are 4 sports making their Olympic debut: surfing, skateboarding, sport climbing, and karate. Rumor has it that breakdancing will make…

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National Martini Day - Top Martini Recipes - Spec's Wines, Spirits & Finer Foods

National Martini Day

The martini is a timeless classic. It never falls out of fashion and there’s no shortage of Bond films to remind us of its cool factor. Numerous theories on the cocktail’s origins exist, as do numerous versions and recipes. From gin or vodka to fruity or savory, the martini is…

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Star Wars Cocktail Recipes - Spec's Wines, Spirits & Finer Foods

Star Wars Cocktails, They Are

May the fourth be with you…on May 4th - the unofficially official Star Wars holiday! This year it falls on Midichlorian Monday, so plan accordingly, young Jedi. So, in order to get your Mos Eisley Cantina hopping, you’re going to need some cocktails. While we can’t travel the system collecting…

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Floral Cocktails - Spec's Wines, Spirits & Finer Foods

Floral Cocktails

After a chilly winter nothing warms the heart quite like Spring’s vivid flowers and fresh blooms! And we can’t think of a prettier way to praise the petals than by adding them to a cocktail. Floral cocktails are as delicious as they are beautiful, and we think they’re the perfect…

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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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Game Day Cocktail Recipes - Spec's Wines, Spirits & Finer Foods

Game Day Cocktails

Almost time for the big game! Are you prepared? The best super bowl cocktails are the ones that are delicious, and simple to make—so you can spend less time mixing and more time cheering your team on. Be sure to make a blitz for your nearest Spec’s and stock up…

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