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You Know It’s Special…..

Written by: Kevin Schulke, Senior Category Manager Beer & Wine You know it is something special when you get your own T-H-E proceeding the name and the people at Goose Island Brewing knew this was a very special beer when

Wine Pairings for your Thanksgiving Meal!

Written by: Kevin Schulke, Senior Category Manager Beer & Wine Whether you’re hosting Thanksgiving for the first time or the twentieth time, or if you are a guest looking for a great wine to bring to your holiday festivities, we have

Oktoberfest with Kevin!

Written by: Kevin Schulke, Senior Category Manager Beer & Wine It’s always sad when you realize that the nights are getting darker earlier and summer is really over!  Before winter gets the best of us, we should really try to

Beer and Food Pairing at the Gideon Putnam Hotel!

Want to win a beer and food pairing dinner at the Gideon Putnam hotel in Saratoga? Our Saratoga summer giveaways are winding down but we have one more exciting contest for our fans, courtesy of Heineken!  Do you like to

Barbecue Beverage Planning

Written by Kevin SchulkeCategory Manager of Beer, Wine and Salty Snacks  Well, that tiny bit of snow that all of us in the Northeast experienced this winter is now but a fading memory.  The days are getting longer, the flowers

An Authentic St. Patrick’s Day Celebration

Written by Kevin SchulkeCategory Manager of Beer, Wine and Salty Snacks One of my favorite Holiday Celebrations is just days away! It will be here soon and in just a blink of an eye and 24 short hours it’ll be

The Never Ending Search for the Next Great Beer!

Written by Kevin SchulkeCategory Manager of Beer, Wine and Salty Snacks How is your memory?  Mine’s really pretty good… I still remember the special birthday oh so long ago, the one that brought along with it a rite of passage;

Have a Glass of Cheer!

Written by Kevin SchulkeCategory Manager of Beer, Wine and Salty Snacks December is here and there is no month quite like it, as we have Hanukkah, Christmas, Kwanzaa, New Year’s Eve and holiday parties to celebrate!  Whether you’re throwing a

Finding the Perfect Wine for your Thanksgiving Meal!

Happy Holidays, I’m Kevin Schulke, Category Manager of Beer, Wine and Snacks.  I’m here to talk to you about pairing wines with your Thanksgiving feast.  Whether you’re hosting for the first time or twentieth time or if you are a