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The Event of the year: The San Antonio Cocktail Conference

The Event of the year: The San Antonio Cocktail Conference

The San Antonio Cocktail Conference, an event which has occurred every year for the past five years, is continuing its expansion as the most premier conferences of its kind. The conference started in 2012 as a weekend affair, a way for the Houston Street Charities to raise money for non-profit organizations in the San Antonio area. At first conception it was a decently sized event. Two days’ of seminars and networking for bartenders and industry professionals was capped off with…

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Hoppy Hour: Hoppy Monk’s Happy Hour

Hoppy Hour: Hoppy Monk’s Happy Hour

Hoppy Monk’s Happy hour brings affordable prices to the typically pricey North San Antonio area. While most visits to the Stone Oak establishment can send you back anywhere from $6 to $12 for beer, their happy hour, appropriately named “Hoppy Hour” prices drinks and spirits in a more approachable range. The menu includes drafts, cocktails, spirits and wine, all priced between $4 and $6 dollars. These specials leave you with more to spend on snacks and excellent entrees.

Lowcountry Ups the Happy Hour Game with Food

Lowcountry Ups the Happy Hour Game with Food

Tunes, cocktails, and good food: what more could a person ask for? Lowcountry, a bar located in a small two story house off of Cezar Chavez now offers all that and more. The watering hole has served great cocktails and cheap beer Tuesday thru Sunday since their opening late last year. In addition the bar sports a happy hour from 4 to 7 p.m. featuring $5 house cocktails, a shot and a wash for $3, and specials on beer, wine…

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San Antonio Cocktail Conference: An Interview with Twin Liquors’ Sandra Spalding

San Antonio Cocktail Conference: An Interview with Twin Liquors’ Sandra Spalding

Twin Liquors Interview with Sandra Spalding In an industry filled with friendly faces and hospitality professionals, the Director of Marketing for Twin Liquors, Sandra Spalding, somehow has a smile that shines through them all. Sitting down with Spalding was one of the many highlights to my 2018 San Antonio Cocktail Conference experience. While I  was supposed to be interviewing Spalding, the second that we sat down, our conversation just organically evolved. Questions that had been scripted and written out, were answered…

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A Riverwalk Happy Hour Adventure at Ventura

A Riverwalk Happy Hour Adventure at Ventura

The Deal During the Riverwalk happy hour which runs daily till 9. the drinks are a steal; well liquor will cost you about $3.50 as will a Shiner or a Dos Equis. The cocktails are priced at $2 off their list price and will run at about $4 to $6 during the discounted time. The menu located on a board at the end of the bar can change, at this point in time it includes Margaritas, Moscow Mules, Old Fashioneds,…

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Experience Happy Hour at Edison Experiment

Experience Happy Hour at Edison Experiment

When venturing outside of the Loop 410 area, you rarely find a beautiful craft cocktail bar that sports excellent happy hour deals. Next time you find yourself outside the loop, have no fear, you no longer have to drive miles to find a great drink at a decent price. Edison Experiment, located off of Loop 1604 and Huebner Road, is serving great craft cocktails for only $6 during their happy hour.