Category Archives: Cheers

Celebrating Cinco de Mayo!

  A Good Reason To Drink A Margarita STORY BY: KRIS BEASLEY May 5th is Cinco de Mayo and cause for celebration. While many think it is Mexico’s Independence Day, it is actually a celebration to commemorate the Mexican army’s unlikely

Let The One Who Drinks This Wine,

Shower me with love divine… BY: JENNIFER BARNETT When someone says love potion many images come to mind; bubbles shaped like hearts floating around the spinning head of a seemingly drunk person, swooning and pie eyed over someone they don’t really

It’s Bowser Beer Time!!

  Pour a bowl, for your best friend! BY: JENNIFER BARNETT How many times have you settled down on the patio after a hard days work, to enjoy a nice cold beer? Now, how many times have you wished that Fido

Holiday Spirits

      A guide to champagne and sparkling wines for the season BY: Paul Wasserman, Uncorked by the Sea, Southport, NC    Legend has it that Dom Perignon after tasting his perfected wine, now known as Champagne, said “I’m

A CRAFT BEER LOVER’S NIRVANA

  North Carolina breweries made a showing at The Great American Beer Festival. By Candace and Jim Hobbs, Owners – The Grape & Ale, Oak Island, NC     If you don’t have The Great American Beer Festival on your

Hints of Cinnamon, Vanilla…

            &  Contentment … STORY BY: JENNIFER BARNETT PHOTOS BY: KRIS BEASLEY   It’s the time of year when I like to have the taste of my drinks reflect the mood of the season. It

6 Old School Cocktails You Should Make Right Now

Take a trip down memory lane with these vintage concoctions When I was growing up, I remember my folks drinking Martini’s, Manhattan’s and Grasshopper’s.  If I close my eyes I can see my Dad’s bar, which was the cabinet up

Get Your Chill On!

                Frozen concoctions from  Local eateries supply relief from the heat.  BY: SOUTHPORT MAGAZINE STAFF The dog days of summer are here and combined with the humidity of our seaside town, beating the

PATRIOTIC COCKTAILS

    Nothing says summer like thirst-quenching drinks by the pool or beach BY RACHAEL VAN NOORDT AND JENNIFER BARNETT   “Let music swell the breeze, and ring from all the trees, Sweet Freedom’s song….”  This is one of my

They Have Your Back

Check Six Brewery fast becoming a front-runner in the craft beer industry Brunswick County’s very first craft brewery is the brainchild of Noah Goldman and Tim Hassel, home brewers turned commercial. Their shared love of beer was born in a

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