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The Fall Spirits Showcase on Skurnik’s 9th Floor

The Fall Spirits Showcase on Skurnik’s 9th Floor
Earlier this month we hosted a celebration of all things brown and boozy in a time and space tailor-made for such an occasion: Fall in New York on Skurnik’s very own 9th Floor. This walk-around tasting featured every seasonally-suitable spirit...

Pairing Candy with Cocktails: Spooky Edition!

Pairing Candy with Cocktails: Spooky Edition!
This Halloween, why not blow your inner 12-year-old’s mind by dovetailing the holiday’s most nostalgic candy flavors with complementary or contrasting spirits? These compelling flavor combinations can add dimension to classic cocktails and candies alike. And who doesn’t like to...

Margarita Recipes: 101 

Margarita Recipes: 101 
Team Spirits lays out the building blocks for executing everyone’s favorite agave sour.  Though most can agree that a Margarita is delicious, passionate opinions arise when discussing how best to make one. Ostensibly a straightforward cocktail composed of tequila, citrus,...

Reel Cocktails: Academy Award Snubs

Reel Cocktails: Academy Award Snubs
With the 93rd Edition of the Academy Awards airing this Sunday, Team Spirits takes a look at a few famous snubs from years past while awarding them our own brand of accolade— the perfect cocktail pairing. This coming Sunday, the...

Reel Cocktails: 2020 Holiday Edition

Reel Cocktails: 2020 Holiday Edition
This winter, your Friendly Skurnik Spirits Team trades pages for pictures, switching out our Books & Booze Cocktail series for a collection of libations inspired by a few of our favorite holiday films. Net-mix and Chill? That’s right—we said it....

Halloween Tales and Tipples

Halloween Tales and Tipples
To paraphrase Ray Bradbury, October is a time for autumn people, thinking only autumn thoughts. Perhaps as we find ourselves sticking closer to home this Halloween, the time is right to indulge in some autumnal pondering of the old customs;...