February Newsletter

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Five Things We Love About February   For most of us, the wonder of winter is long gone. We’ve grown weary of the snow and chilly temperatures, and we long for the days we can sit poolside, sipping drinks and soaking up the sun. Certainly, those glorious days are on the horizon … but why…

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January Newsletter

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Add These to Your New Year’s Resolutions   Yeah, yeah, yeah. You wanna lose weight, spend more time with family and friends, get a raise or a new job, initiate world peace in 2016. We’ve heard all these New Year’s resolutions before. Heck, we’ve made them before. Let’s get specific, and let’s be fun. Add…

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December Newsletter

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12 Days of Christmas Cheer It’s the most wonderful time of the year! We hope you’re able to pour a cup of Christmas cheer and celebrate with family and friends. To help you be the host with the most (or the best guest), we’ve packaged a little tip or suggestion here for each of the…

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November Newsletter

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Thanksgiving Pairings for Real Families   Norman Rockwell may have set the bar for Thanksgiving idyll, but that was 73 years ago. Today’s holiday is likely to be much different, with family coming and going, texting as much as talking or perhaps even shopping already for Christmas. With this kind of chaos, y’all might need…

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October Newsletter

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How to Tailgate Like the Pros   What would the Commissioner of Tailgating say about your setup?    Joe Cahn is the world’s only professional tailgater. He’s been at it for the past 20 years, parking his RV at sporting events of all kinds across the country. And he has some excellent advice at www.tailgating.com.…

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Advertising Award Winners!

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Andrew Lebamoff And Joseph Doust Jr. Of Cap N’ Cork Are Keeping The Faith The Fort Wayne, Indiana, chain relies on newspaper advertising to convey its message of low prices and wide selection. Cap n’ Cork partners Andrew Lebamoff (left) and Joseph Doust Jr. (right) have found a winning formula in traditional newspaper advertising, as…

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September Newsletter

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Celebrating National Bourbon Heritage Month   In 2007, by an act of Congress, September was named National Bourbon Heritage Month. We find it as good a reason to celebrate as any! Bourbon is one of our favorites–homegrown and flavorful. So join us for a bourbon bonanza… What Is Bourbon? Smithsonian Magazine has written a fascinating…

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August Newsletter

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Eight Things You Can Find Online  It’s back-to-school season, so we’re offering some instruction on effective research. We bet you didn’t know about all the things we’ve loaded onto capncork.com to make your life easier. So we’re highlighting eight of the best! You can thank us later.  8. Ever wonder when we’re next offering the…

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July Newsletter

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Throw the best party on the block. Or boat. Or back yard. (We got this!) Cap n’ Cork is here to help. Check out our easy tips for party prep and our top picks for beverages in any situation. On the Fourth of July and beyond, make every cookout great!   Ice, Ice, Baby Get…

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June Newsletter

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Announcing Our Exclusive Single-Barrel Bourbon Cap n’ Cork will soon be releasing the single-barrel bourbon handpicked by Andy Lebamoff, Joe Doust and Brent Parker on a trip to Kentucky this spring!   Typically a head distiller will blend perhaps 50 barrels to create a brand’s signature bourbon. But we sampled unique barrels of different ages,…

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Top 10 Summer Beers at Cap n’ Cork

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Top 10 Summer Beers at Cap n’ Cork Friends, we are giddy! It’s time for cookouts, drinks on the patio, boat rides, parades, parties, outdoor concerts, festivals, camping, bonfires, hiking and swimming and soaking up the sun. And it’s all better with a great beer, right? We’ve put together a list of our top 10…

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There’s Something About Rum

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  Some might say we’re jumping the gun by talking about a spirit that’s traditionally used in summer drinks. To that, we say “There’s naught, no doubt, so much the spirit calms as rum and true religion” (Lord Byron). And “drink up” (Cap n’ Cork). Rum is fun! Let’s learn more:   Rum is made…

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