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Introducing Charboneau Gold Rum

Charboneau Distillery in Natchez, Mississippi, who introduced their first product, Charboneau White Rum, in November 2014, has just released Charboneau Gold Rum, a Gold Medal rum in a Silver Medal bottle which was rated 92 points by the 2015 International Review of Spirits. To celebrate this Mississippi distillate, our cocktail expert Mitchell Earrey has compiled […]

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Double Your Pleasure

Blue Pants Brewing Company in Alabama is making some seriously good beer, and this week, we’ve got another winner for you. If you’ve been following this column, you know that I’ve been hitting mostly lighter beers this summer. But this gem was recommended to me, and I couldn’t be happier about it. This week, let’s […]

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Feeling Punchy This Summer?

Sangria is a beverage that is traditionally served in Spain and Portugal during the hot summer months. What better way to cool off when the mercury spikes here in Mississippi than this fruity, wine-based punch? Try this delicious batch-style recipe (make a big batch and serve from a pitcher) from our friends at Livingston Cellars […]

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7 Local Spots (serving 100s of Ways) to Cool Down This Summer

If you’ve been in Mississippi all your life, this story needs no introduction. If you’re visiting Mississippi – maybe for the first time – in the heat of summer, you’ve already been introduced to our variety of warm weather: muggy and hot. But really, that’s okay, because it’s our weather that inspired a vast array […]

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What to Pair with the New Summer Menu at Seafood R’evolution

Alright, If you’ve followed my beer reviews at all, you know that when it’s hot outside, I don’t love very many things more than I do a citrusy beer. As the mercury rises, so does my affection for beers like this. The Three Citrus Peel Out made by the somewhat ironically named Southern Tier Brewery […]

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This Summer, Think Pink!

I have a confession to make. I love pink wine. I’m not talking about the sugary sweet white zin that we cut our teeth on in the mid-90s. But that doesn’t stop my friends from making comments like, “Oh, does that come in men’s sizes, too?” Unfortunately Beringer has given us all a prejudice against […]

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A Bourbon for the Summer

Our cocktail expert, Mitchell Earrey, has done it again, serving up solutions to our seasonal cocktail conundrums. With this week’s cocktail, we declare that the Mint Julep doesn’t have to be bourbon’s curtain call for the season. However, the Mississippi summer heat may call for a lighter choice for your bourbon collection. This week’s Cocktail of the […]

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