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Make Big Batch Cocktails for a Stress Free Summer

Posted on: June 16th, 2022

With summer comes summer parties! Bill’s Package Store wants to make sure you’re a part of the parties by making big-batch cocktails ahead of time  Don’t get stuck behind the bar making cocktails for your guests. Pre-make the cocktails and let your guests pour what they want. Here are a few tips from Bill’s Package…[READ MORE]

The History of Tennessee Whiskey

Posted on: May 25th, 2022

Whiskey production has a rich history in Tennessee that survived both national prohibition and a longer statewide prohibition Bill’s Package Store thinks you should know a little more about what makes a great Tennessee whiskey. The Legal Stuff To be recognized as a Tennessee whiskey, it must: Be produced in Tennessee Use a mash of…[READ MORE]

Surprising Health Benefits of Gin 

Posted on: April 25th, 2022

Did you know that the gin and tonic cocktail you enjoy here and there have health benefits that may actually make you live longer? Bill’s Package Store explains some of the benefits of drinking gin Gin is a distilled alcoholic beverage that acquires its powerful flavors from juniper berries. Juniper berries give gin its distinctive…[READ MORE]

Refreshing Spring Cocktails

Posted on: March 21st, 2022

Enjoy these refreshing spring cocktails to enjoy during the warmer weather, courtesy of Bill’s Package Store   The Cherry Blossom Ingredients 1 ¼ oz tequila* 1 oz lime juice 1 oz grapefruit juice ¼ oz grenadine Grapefruit slice or maraschino cherry for garnish Salt as needed Instructions Pour all ingredients into a shaker and shake…[READ MORE]

Health Benefits of Drinking Vodka

Posted on: February 15th, 2022

Bill’s Package Store explains how drinking vodka in moderation can have multiple health benefits Here are some of the health benefits of drinking vodka that you might not know about Stress Reliever A glass of vodka is a great way to calm yourself down. Vodka acts as a stress reliever, which increases your serotonin and…[READ MORE]

Cocktails to Warm the Soul

Posted on: January 19th, 2022

Stay warm this winter with these cocktails from Bill’s Package Store that will help warm the soul Enjoy these hot cocktails to warm the soul while sitting around the campfire, nestled in front of the fireplace, or after being outside in the cold.   Hot Negroni Hot gin is a centuries’ old tradition. Ingredients: 1…[READ MORE]

Festive New Year’s Eve Cocktails

Posted on: December 21st, 2021

Bill’s Package Store has some festive New Year’s Eve cocktails for you to try! Here are a few sparkling New Year’s Eve cocktails using the ever-popular NYE drink, champagne, as well as some not-so-bubbly favorites. French 75 (invented in 1915, it got its name because it was as powerful as a French 75mm field gun)…[READ MORE]

Perfect Cocktails for Your Holiday Party

Posted on: November 17th, 2021

Bill’s Package Store suggests these cocktails for a great holiday party! Hosting a party this holiday season? Impress your guests with these festive cocktails! White Christmas Margaritas Ingredients: 1 (14 oz.) can unsweetened coconut milk 12 oz. tequila 8 oz. triple sec ¼ cup lime juice 4 cups ice Lime wedges Sanding sugar Cranberries Directions:…[READ MORE]

Haunting Halloween Cocktails

Posted on: October 18th, 2021

These Halloween-inspired cocktails will warm the spirits of your ghoulish guests. Whether you’re enjoying these cocktails on Halloween or throughout the fall, Bill’s Package Store has just the drink for you! Black Magic Margaritas Ingredients: 4 oz. tequila* 2 oz. triple sec ½ cup lime juice 2 tbsp. black sanding sugar 2 cups ice Red…[READ MORE]

Fabulous Fall Cocktails

Posted on: September 20th, 2021

Fall weather calls for cocktails with the tastes of the season. Here are some great fall cocktail recipes from Bill’s Package Store.   Pumpkin Martini Ingredients: 2 oz. vanilla vodka ½ oz. cream liqueur* ½ oz. pumpkin liqueur 1 tsp. whipped cream Cinnamon stick for garnish * Bill’s suggests using Bailey’s Irish Cream. Instructions: Pour…[READ MORE]