Bill’s Buzz

Bill’s Derby Day Alternatives to the Mint Julep

Posted on: April 16th, 2018

Derby Day is May 5th! If you don’t love the standard Mint Julep, there are plenty of other drinks fit for Kentucky Derby royalty. Here are some of our favorites that you can easily make at home.   Mandarin Mint Julep Ingredients: 1.5 ounces of bourbon 8 mint leaves 3 mandarin oranges, juiced mandarin orange,…[READ MORE]

The 10 Most Popular Drinks

Posted on: January 31st, 2018

Bills Package Store wants you to be up on the latest, but also adhere to the basics in cocktail making.       Here is Bill’s list of most popular drinks:     THE CLASSIC MARTINI Ingredients: 3 oz. gin or vodka 1/2 oz. dry vermouth Garnish with an olive   MARGARITA Ingredients: 2 oz….[READ MORE]

How to Throw a Great Party

Posted on: January 8th, 2018

Bills Package Store has some great party suggestions for those located in Clarksville, Hopkinsville & surrounding areas.   What about a cocktail tasting party? Some people plan a party around a “Theme Drink” like a favorite frozen Daiquiri recipe. But why not mix it up a bit with some great cocktails? You could even make…[READ MORE]

Picking out a wine for Thanksgiving Dinner

Posted on: November 20th, 2017

What wine goes with turkey? Here are some suggestions from Bill’s Package Store. Grenache – Cherries and cinnamon often team up in Grenache, with a freshness that balances the heft of most turkey menus. Zinfandel – Deep, jammy fruit laced with warm spices and chocolate makes Zin a friendly red partner for all things Thanksgiving….[READ MORE]