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Derby Day Cocktails

Posted on: April 13th, 2021

The Mint Julep is the iconic cocktail for the Kentucky Derby, however, Bill’s Package Store recommends some other drinks to enjoy during those 2 minutes of the race. Not everyone is a fan of the famous “Mint Julep,” so for those that prefer something else, here are a few cocktail recipes for inspiration. Woodford Reserve*…[READ MORE]

Let’s Talk About Rum

Posted on: March 15th, 2021

The movie, “Pirates of the Caribbean” had Johnny Depp say those immortal words, “Where’s all the rum gone?” To which we reply… it’s at Bill’s Package Store  What is rum? Rum is made from fermented sugarcane juice, cane syrup, or molasses that is distilled to become alcohol at about 80 proof or higher. It was…[READ MORE]

Fun Facts About Wine

Posted on: February 19th, 2021

Wine has been around for centuries. Here are few fun facts you might not know about wine from Bill’s Package Store  Wine is a sophisticated drink that takes years to produce and to achieve the perfect taste. Centuries ago, people drank wine instead of water that wasn’t always clean. Fermentation, when the wine is made,…[READ MORE]

Winter Cocktails That Will Warm You Up!

Posted on: January 11th, 2021

Stay warm this winter with these cocktail recipes from Bill’s Package Store  Hot Toddy This is a classic drink to sip on during these cold winter nights Ingredients: ½ cup water 1 ½ oz. bourbon 1 tbsp. honey 2 tsp. lemon juice Cinnamon stick, for garnish Lemon slice, for garnish Directions: Bring water to simmer…[READ MORE]