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Spooky Drinks for Halloween!

Having a party this weekend for Halloween? Need some ideas for beverages? Twist has you covered with spooky drink recipes for kids and adults. And because Halloween is on a Monday this year, we’re going light and delicious! Witches Brew … Continue reading

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Move over PSL…it’s a Butternut Squash Old Fashioned!

Every fall, it’s pumpkin this and pumpkin that. Yes, we love pumpkin in just about everything, but let’s not forget about other family members such as the acorn and butternut squashes. In cocktails you say? Why yes! We have a … Continue reading

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Top Five Fancy Fall Cocktails for 2016

Whether it’s scotch, bourbon, spiced rum or flavored vodka, we’re making a list and checking it twice when it comes to our top five fancy cocktails of the season. With staple ingredients like apples, rosemary, cinnamon and nutmeg – we … Continue reading

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Spice Things Up with Apple Cinnamon Infused Vodka

October is here and the fall rituals begin: afternoon hikes through golden leaves, carving pumpkins and using those fall spices like cinnamon, cardamom and nutmeg for just about everything. It’s time to bake those yummy fall treats and sit by … Continue reading

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Autumn Red Wine Pot Roast

If you’ve ever wondered if there’s a right time to switch back over to red wine for the year, take a hint from the weather. We may have a few straggling hot days in the fall, but chilly nights are … Continue reading

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Four Fabulous Fall Cocktails!

Autumn is quickly approaching and with that comes fall fruits, spicy ingredients and tons and tons of recipes for your favorite season. When we think of fall food and drink, we think of apples, cinnamon, crock pot meals and warm … Continue reading

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It’s Taco & Tequila Tuesday!

And you know what that means – today we’re mixing up some of our best drinks and recipes with tequila, a versatile liquor that gives everything it touches a twist of deliciousness! With the summer winding down, it’s time for … Continue reading

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Outdoor Weddings in Cooler Weather

So you’re having an outdoor wedding in September or early October in Central Oregon? Well then you know the temperature can be anywhere from the low 80’s to the high 60’s on any given day with temperatures even lower at … Continue reading

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The Back to School Bloody Mary

It’s that time of year again, after a long hot summer, the little ones are heading back to school and it’s time to take a deep breath. You did it! Now time for a celebratory cocktail! Today, we’re mixing up … Continue reading

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Stirred or Shaken…The Art of Martini Making

Whether you like it stirred or shaken, a classic martini is at it’s best when made correctly. Most bars have the liquors and the skills to make a good cocktail, but when it comes to the martini, there is a … Continue reading

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