Top 10 St. Patrick's Day Cocktails

by Eric Rogell

This St. Patrick’s Day put down the cheap green beer and slowly back away. Back all the way up to the bar, where you can mix one (or more) of our Top 10 St. Patrick’s Day cocktails. Sure the traditional way to proclaim your proud Irish heritage (or proud “Irish for a day” heritage), is with a pint of Guinness, but some like to take their celebration a step further, and partake in some Irish whiskey cocktails (some with beer included) or raise a glass of something that’s actually intended to be green.

Super Bowl Snacks

It's the magical time of the year again, and the Super Bowl is right around the corner! This awesome faux holiday boosts a day packed full of the 3 Fs: football, friends, and most importantly, food! No Super Bowl party is complete with out delicious snacks for you and your hungry guests.

Bartending Tips

By Colleen Graham
It takes some savvy and charisma, along with a knowledge of drinks, to be a successful bartender. This is one of those jobs in which your success depends on your personality more than anything else. You need to be a provider of drinks, a server, an organizer, a cashier, a friend, a psychiatrist and a neat freak among other things. Customer service is the key because the majority of your income will come from tips and there are a few things you should keep in mind when it comes to this part of working the bar.

Say 'cheers!' to this crazy-simple holiday cocktail party plan!


by Casey Barber

The three words a party host needs to hear over the holidays aren't "ho ho ho" — they're "no oven required." This no-cook make-ahead menu gives you just that. You can make a simple but swinging hors d'oeuvre spread and a signature cocktail with just 15 minutes of prep time three nights each before the party. Here's how to do it.

      Marinated mixed olives
      Spinach dip in a bread bowl
      Can't-fail cheese plate
      Holiday sangria


Holiday Party Planning Tips

The holiday season is just right around the corner and will be here before you know it! Isn’t it exciting to think about the holiday activities in Philadelphia, especially if you are throwing your own Christmas or holiday party? As the host of a party, now it is time to start thinking of the top 10 things to do for planning a party, and Tir Na Nog is here to help you out!

1. Venue/Date