Those who enjoy a refreshing seltzer, wine or ready-made cocktail may sometimes find ourselves tiring of our go-to choices. Why not try some of these trending, ready-to-drink cocktails and wines for 2023?
Pronounced vock-it, this ready-to-drink vodka soda is made with all-natural flavors and real, premium vodka. With unique flavors and a crisp taste, VAQIT is great for post-outdoor adventures with friends. Available in three flavors (clementine pineapple, strawberry guava and white peach ginger), VAQIT drinks are distilled six times with corn sourced from Illinois for a clean finish, and has no added sugar or sodium. With just 100 calories or less per can and an ABV of 4 percent, this drink practically screams spring and summer.
Founded in 2019 in Austin, Texas, this unique brand emerged from a food truck. Using real spirits and fresh-squeezed citrus, Ranch Rider Spirits features several flavors. Ranch Water consists of Reposado tequila, sparkling water and real lime, while Pineapple Ranch Water includes everything from Ranch Water with the addition of pineapple juice. The Chilton includes vodka, sparkling water, sea salt and lemon, while The Buck features vodka, sparkling water, real ginger and lime for a canned take on a mule.
With sustainability a growing concern among countless companies and travelers, finding brands focused on sustainability can be challenging, especially in the world of wines and cocktails. Babich Wines, a New Zealand-based wine, creates award-winning wines that are also sustainably made. The brand composts, prioritizing care of the land and water conservation, as well as giving back to sustainably minded charities. Wines are packaged responsibly and ship to the United States. Wines include sauvignon blanc varieties, pinot noir and pinot noir rosé.
Enjoy the best of both worlds with these ready-to-drink spritzes featuring real wine and real flavors. Using white wine from grapes harvested in California, each spritz flavor incorporates natural fruit flavors, with seven or less ingredients per can. Flavors include pineapple, lemon, blood orange, peach and grapefruit.
Perfect for any special occasion, Cocktail Courier creates personal ways to celebrate any moment by creating recipes and providing all of the needed ingredients for you to mix and enjoy. Partnering with brands like Grey Goose, Tequila Patron, Bacardi and Ciroc, all you have to do is select which package you want to try. Try the Birthday Cake Cocktail and Candy Gift, featuring Grey Goose, vanilla, white cocoa and rainbow sprinkles, or the Spice Old Fashioned, with Wild Turkey 101 Bourbon, café de ola, chai tea, chocolate and cinnamon. Packages are sent right to your door!
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As travelers look for ways to slow down, be present and be a little more mindful during their trips, some hotels and resorts tout a new accommodation concept: the deconstructed hotel. Just like a deconstructed dish separates all of the dish’s individual ingredients so one can experience each separately but still enjoy the overall effect of the whole, a deconstructed hotel breaks down a property into its separate components, requiring a traveler to move between each in a more mindful, present manner.