Saturday at the Astor Center in New York, the Dizzy Fizz put on their 3rd annual Holiday Spirits Bazaar. Sponsors included Maker’s Mark, Pierre Ferrand Cognac, Don Q Rum, Catdaddy Moonshine, Bulleit Bourbon, Death’s Door Spirits, Ardbeg, Greenhook Ginsmiths, The Black Grouse, G’Vine Gin, Caliche Rum, Four Roses Bourbon, Molinari Sambuca, Rhum Clement, Kansas Clean Distilled Whiskey, Cockspur Rum, Iceberg Vodka, Sorel Hibiscus Liqueur, Cacao Prieto, Half Moon Orchard Gin, George Dickel Tennessee Whisky, Don Julio Tequila, Philadelphia Distilling, Becherovka, The Balvenie, Monkey Shoulder, Hudson Whiskey, Heavenly Spirits... the list goes on. Among the delicious winterized cocktails, some standouts were the Gingerbread Punch from Beefeater Gin, yummy Hot Buttered Bourbon from Hudson Whiskey, and a fantastic grapefruit/prosecco concoction from Philly's Bluecoat Gin. Cheesemongers from Brooklyn's Stinky Cheese brought in some great selections of gourmet cheese and charcuterie, while the lighter refreshments were provided by Perrier. A proceed of the ticket portions went to the Children's Aid Society of New York. What a great way to kick off the holiday season!
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By Eliza Czander