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Monthly Archives: December 2013

Dancing on the Ceiling With Britton’s Royal Mixers

Britton’s Royal Mixers will have your holiday party guests dancing on the ceiling and pulling off all sorts of other cool party tricks—like whipping up regal cocktails without the ol’ plain-Jane ice. These festive ice substitutes, which serve as swanky frozen mixers, include Ndali Estate Vanilla Bean ice cream and four sorbets: Grapefruit; Raspberry; Sugar…

Holiday in the Alps Posters By Mama’s Sauce

  When we were designing our Holiday in the Alps posters, we knew we wanted to team up with someone special to bring them to life. Enter the “Gourmet Print & Design Shoppe” Mama’s Sauce, whose crack team silk-screened the limited edition posters we have available online through the holidays. Mama’s Sauce, founded by Nick…

The Story Behind the Holiday in the Alps Collection

As a toddler, I lived with my family on an army base in Stuttgart, Germany, before later settling in Illinois. Like so many families of my generation, my family was uprooted when my dad was drafted during the Vietnam War. As it turns out, my husband Charly’s family also lived in Germany—on a different base—during the war….

Mispronunciation Hall of Fame

There’s no denying that Feuerzangenbowle Sorbet, our special Cyber Monday flavor, was a mouthful of a name. But if you found yourself flustered and stumbling over that pile up of consonants and vowels, you won’t be at all abashed when you read the entries in our Mispronunciation Hall of Fame. A few years ago, our…

Cyber Monday Mouthful: Feuerzangenbowle Sorbet

Cyber Monday shoppers, our new limited edition flavor, Feuerzangenbowle Sorbet, is available only online and in select shops, beginning today. The details of today’s deal: 100 pints available online 10 pints available at each of these shops: Short North (Columbus), Southport (Chicago), Westside Provisions (Atlanta), and 12 South (Nashville) $18/pint; includes a recipe card for…