Food and Drink

Cheers to July

Cheers to July

July has been a hot month. With these cool drinks ideas yous are sure tool off in style.

For Wine Lovers –

Nina Dobrev and Julianne Hough’s Fresh Vine Wine is a perfect Sauvignon Blanc for the season. varietal. Characterized by its light, golden straw color and aromas of key lime, fresh melon, and California citrus blossoms it will have you singing lovely songs with your best your friend over a park picnic or sitting next to the pool.

White peach withripe Meyer lemon, and pomelo, as well as a luscious, refreshing finish of ruby red grapefruit are all just as sweet as the 98 calories lower calorie serving fact. We love this refreshing way to drink wine with less sugar this season.


For Scotch Lovers –

The luxurious sophistication of Buchanan’s Special Reserve is an adventure so phenomenal that you will feel like you have been crowned royalty after one sip.

Not everyone can go on fancy trip to Europe or Bali this summer, but you do not have to when you are blessed enough to try it. It transports you to a magical place. Sip with fancy as the cool summer breeze rolls over you on your patio and feel the journey of truly divine selection carrying you away to a magical place.  Aged for a minimum of 18 years, its rich, silky finish features sweet notes of dark chocolate, toffee and honey. It won the Gold award at the 2021 San Francisco World Spirits Competition and a 94 along with the Tried & True Award at the 2020 Ultimate Spirits Challenge. Best served neat or on the rocks.


For Tequila Lovers –

Milagro Tequila is a a bright pop of color.

The 100% blue agave tequila renowned for its fresh agave flavor and exceptional smoothness blends well with your curated cocktails or just on the rocks. Reflecting the bright, vibrant, artistic world of Mexico City, master distiller Pedro Juarez has created a modern tequila that is traditional and well-balanced. It fully encompasses a freshest taste with smoothness.


For Bubbly Lovers –

Chandon By The Bay evokes a perfect setting in a glass this summer. Be transported to a setting of divine sense of luxury and joy with a crisp taste of sweetness that is perfect way to cool you down on a warm summer day.

With a name that pays tribute to the San Francisco Bay Area, Chandon By The Bay Reserve Blanc de Blancs is a celebration of Carneros, one of Napa’s most renowned wine-growing regions, where cool Bay breezes create a cuveé expressive of Chandon’s signature vibrancy and elegance. We love the way this glass brings a smile to your face as you look lovingly at the summer sky. Every day will be a beautiful memory with a sips of this.


For Canned Drink Lovers –

The options are a variety of wonderful styles and tastes.

The Finnish Long Drink is an incredibly refreshing alcoholic beverage and drinking ritual in Finland. Traditionally served chilled on tap and made with premium gin and fresh, sparkling citrus, its low-abv aligns with the slow and steady pace of Finland’s drinking culture. The bold taste tingles your senses and leaves you with joy. There is no bitter aftertaste and are especially in love with the great zero sugar option that is perfect for those looking to keep their drinks healthier.

CANTEEN brings so much happiness to your summer day. We adore the flavors in the portfolio, with a special shout out for their Watermelon Vodka Soda.CANTEEN Spirits is an Austin-based, ready-to-drink cocktail brand specializing in refreshing, better for you, spirits-based canned cocktails. There are seven amazing expressions including lime, black cherry, cucumber mint, watermelon, strawberry, ruby red, and pineapple. The modern drinker loves everything about these delightful drinks. 


AVEC comes from Brooklyn. Far away from Europe and rooted in the good home quality of New York, these delightful cocktail mixers are a real treat. Co-founded by Denetrias ‘Dee’ Charlemagne and Alex Doman, every original flavor is a mind-blowing sensation. The brand name AVEC comes from the  French word for “with,” because that’s how they’re meant to be enjoyed: With alcohol, with friends, with family. Given the company’s dedication to diversity, environmental stewardship, and high-quality ingredients, you’ll want to drink with AVEC, too.

There are as well so many other offerings to really bring bliss to your summer days. National Sidecar Day is July 30. Torres Brandy, appropriately named for the motorcycle, creates a lovely cocktail for the holiday. National Spritiz day around the corner on August 1 and Lillet, a French, wine-based aperitif that makes for the perfect summer drink.

And truly everyone is loving the summer drink, even the biggest celebrities in the world. Hollywood loves Cointreau. Dan Levy, Andy Cohen, Jessica Alba, Martha Stewart and many more are known to be sipping a cocktail with Cointreau, whether it be a Margarita or The Cosmopolitan. For your next sip like a star enjoy and take in this fun drinking game fact of the day! The margarita was originally created when Dallas socialite Margarita Sames mixed her two favorite spirits, Cointreau and tequila, together with lime juice while on vacation in Acapulco back in 1948. This original recipe has stood the test of over 70 years’ time.

And, finally, another celeb is getting in the summer drinks action. Rémy Martin and Grammy award-winning musical artist Usher  launched the “Usher x Rémy Martin 1738: A Taste of Passion” global campaign, featuring a limited-edition bottle and NFT, whose design was inspired by A.I. integrated technology.

The new Rémy Martin 1738 Accord Royal bottle entitled “Usher x 1738 A.I. Powered,” touts a new-age bottle design and is coupled with the debut of “A Taste of Passion Experience”– a multi-sensory, immersive experience that will accompany Usher’s My Way Las Vegas Residency.

And even fashion designer Vera Wang has got that love for the season.

PARTY Prosecco Rosé, the first expansion of PARTY, is Wang’s lovely premium Italian prosecco. It is made for celebrating life’s moments, big and small. The pop of color will bring the party to the park or your backyard. It’s all just a part of the big summer fun we have all been waiting for!
Cover Art by – Taylor Simpson on Unsplash




Food and Drink

ElizaBeth Taylor is a journalist for Times Square Chronicles and is a frequent guest at film, fashion and art events throughout New York City and Los Angeles due to her stature as The Sensible Socialite.Passionate about people ElizaBeth spent many years working as a travel reporter and television producer after graduating with high honors from University of Southern California. The work has afforded her the opportunity to explore Europe, Russia, South America, Asia, Australia and the Middle East. It has greatly influenced the way in which ElizaBeth sees a story and has created a heightened awareness for the way people around the world live today.

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