Tag Archives: Riverside Liquors

Behind the Stick with Logan Raspa of Riverside Liquors

Welcome back behind the stick, folks! If you missed our cocktail competition at the beginning of August at , well, you missed out. from took home the honors but faced fierce competition from some of Jacksonville’s finest bartenders. Check out my article online for more information on what went down. In the meantime, take a look at with . He started there as a teenager in 2004, but returned in 2010 to really learn the trade. After seven years, Raspa has learned a lot and continues to share his knowledge. Going into the fall, Raspa recommends Cynar. It is a …

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WINE NOT? Merryvale Starmont Sauvignon Blanc

We find a wine for you to try here on the First Coast, tell you what it’s like and where to find it! Wine: Description: This super-drinkable Sauv B might disappear before you receive the entree you intended to pair it with. You’ll find it more sharp citrus and the barest hint of melon than grassy. It finishes dry but mellow, long and light with just a touch of minerality and quickly vanishing oak. It varies in flavor from year to year, but seems to be a solid choice for both the novice wine-drinker looking to expand their palate and …

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