Sips & Spirits

Las Margaritas to Renovate South Location

Photos by Las Margaritas  Las Margaritas Mexican Bar and Grill announced it is making some changes to the Corporate Lake location in Columbia. According to its social media page, exciting things are on the way for this location. Angel Gallegos, manager of the south location, says right now they are in the process of changing […]

First MO Beer Monday of March Coming Up

Celebrate the start of the week with McGintys Bar’s MO Beer Mondays. Start your week off right next week with a $4 pint of your favorite local beer. This deal is available every Monday from open to close, at 1312 Old 63 S in Columbia. McGinty’s is open 3 p.m.-1:30 a.m. Monday-Saturday, and 3 p.m.-midnight […]


Broadway Brewery’s New Hazy IPA Now on Tap

Local beer fans are in luck. Broadway Brewery announced its newest hazy IPA is now on tap at the pub. The new brew, Devil Log, is a 9% hazy double IPA brewed with intense notes of tropical pineapple, passion fruit, peach and grapefruit. Broadway Brewery produces traditional German lagers, double dry-hopped hazy IPAs, fruit sours […]

A-Frame Outdoor Winegarden to Reopen For Spring

Warm weekends at the A-Frame Outdoor Winegarden are right around the corner. According to a post on social media, The A-Frame will open for the spring from noon to sunset starting Friday. Throughout March, the A-Frame will be open Friday-Sunday, weather permitting. The A-Frame offers nice views, small bites, wine and more as part of […]

Broadway Brewery Gearing Up For Whiskey Week

Broadway Brewery is getting ready to host the fifth annual Whiskey Week in February. From Feb. 17-26, celebrate whiskey the right way, with eight curated flights, unique cocktails and rare pours. Customers can learn about whiskey, taste new flavors and try rare whiskeys. Broadway Brewery is located at 816 E. Broadway, in the heart of […]

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Casa Maria’s Mexican Cantina Now Offering Mimosa Flights

If you enjoy celebrating the weekend with a mimosa, Casa Maria’s Mexican Cantina announced it is now offering mimosa flights all day, every Sunday. According to the Instagram post, customers can enjoy four unique mimosas made with pomegranate, pineapple, orange, cranberry juice and, of course, a whole bottle of champagne. For more information on the […]

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Hot Toddies Now Available at Shakespeare’s Pizza West

If you need a way to warm up in the cold but also want to enjoy a cocktail, Shakespeare’s Pizza‘s west location at 3304 W. Broadway is now serving hot toddies at the bar. This hot cocktail consists of bourbon or whiskey, honey, lemon juice and is topped off with hot water. While this drink […]

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New Signature Cocktails Released for Well Wednesday at Park Restaurant & Bar

Well Wednesday at Park is back this week with some new specialty cocktails to share. Enjoy a lime margarita, a Dirty Shirley, which is simply a Shirley Temple with vodka, and a Blue Hawaii, which is a tropical cocktail made of rum, pineapple juice, Blue Curaçao, sweet and sour mix and sometimes vodka. If you […]

Play Bingo With Beer at Shiloh Bar & Grill

Head to Shiloh Bar & Grill tonight for Bingo Wednesday. Enjoy games and drink deals from 8-10 p.m. at Shiloh including $2 Soco Lime Shots, $2 Busch Light Bottles, $3 Sour patch Bombs and more. Shiloh is located in downtown Columbia at 402 E. Broadway. This is a weekly event at Shiloh, so if you […]

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Casa Maria’s Launches New Christmas Cocktails

Casa Maria’s Mexican Cantina is kicking off the holiday season with festive handcrafted holiday cocktails. Try the new top shelf mistletoe margarita, the Grinch, Christmas punch or Cinnamon Toast Crunch shot. The top shelf mistletoe margarita has tequila, Grand Mariner, cranberry juice, agave, a sugar rim and includes sugared cranberries. The Grinch is a vodka […]

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Achieve Balance Chiropractic to Host Happy Hour

This holiday season, spend your night at Achieve Balance Chiropractic for a Holiday Happy Hour. Enjoy an Old Fashioned bar and s’mores from 4-6 p.m. Friday. Sip on some complimentary cocktails while enjoying Achieve Balance Chiropractic’s new location. The company moved in March to 2700 Forum Blvd. This holiday happening is for adults only, and […]

The A-Frame Winegarden Closes For The Season

The A-Frame Winegarden at Les Bourgeois Vineyards is officially closed for the season. The premier wine tasting spot closed at the end of November and won’t re-open until March 2023. The A -Frame is 10 miles west of Columbia, offering beautiful views as a part of The Blufftop at Rocheport experience. Enjoy a bottle of […]

Broadway Brewery temporarily closes doors

Broadway Brewery is temporarily closing its doors. The popular Columbia spot announced on New Year’s Eve that it would temporarily close. On Wednesday, the business announced that  Lushen Claridge, son of owner Walker Claridge, passed away after a car accident Saturday. “Lushen not only grew up in The Brewery but was one of the brightest […]

Missouri Wines Releases Wine Lovers 2023 Calendar

Make sure 2023 is a good year by celebrating all things wine every month. Missouri Wines released its Wine Lovers 2023 Calendar this week. The calendar allows anyone to celebrate Missouri wines year-round with holidays including Drink Wine Day on Feb. 18, Rosé Day on June 10 and Sparkling Wine Day on Dec. 31. Click […]

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Dive Bar Announces Cocktail of the Month

With the new year comes a new cocktail of the month at the Dive Bar in Columbia. For the month of January, enjoy the Dive Bar’s Old Fashioned. This signature drink comes with Stranahan’s Blue Peak or any other whiskey available, muddled sugar, an orange slice, bitters and a cherry. The Dive Bar is open from […]

Multiple Bars Observing Winter Break Hours

Two local business have made adjustments to their schedules to start the new year. International Tap House is continuing its winter break hours through mid-January. The changed hours push the opening back to 3 p.m. Monday-Thursday and 1 p.m. Friday-Saturday until Jan. 16. Then hours will return to its normal opening of 1 p.m. Monday-Wednesday […]

One Last Sip of Autumn: Cocktail Nods To Fall Memories, Warms on Winter Nights

Photos by L.G. Patterson Though fall is firmly in the rearview mirror as we head into winter, I’m not ready to let go. One of my favorite late fall traditions is getting a group of friends together and going to a different corn maze every year. (We’re getting close to running out of new mazes […]

Enjoy Live Music at Serenity Valley Winery

It is officially November and Serenity Valley Wines has released the schedule for live music. While this is the tail end of the live music for the year, there are still many artists planning to perform. Enjoy wine while listening from 4-7 p.m. Saturdays throughout November. This weekend, listen to Ty Toomsen and the Twang […]

Stir Up Your Plans at Park Restaurant and Bar’s Well Wednesday

Park Restaurant and Bar is continuing to rotate its specialty cocktails for Well Wednesday. This week, people can choose from the Whiskey Peach, Cherry Limeade and the Spicy Pineapple Mule, which is returning after being introduced last week, for $4 each. Along with specialty cocktails, people will be able to get $5 off select appetizers. […]

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DogMaster Distillery’s Happy Hour Offers Chance to Win Prizes

DogMaster Distillery’s Happy Hour Bingo is returning next week. The weekly event is held from 5:30-6:30 p.m. Tuesday. There is no cost to play and all winners will receive a prize.  Players will get to indulge in DogMaster’s specialty, seasonal or traditional cocktails, all made from its in-house whiskey, vodka, gin and rum. DogMaster Distillery is […]