Category : Spirits

Summer cocktails

Summer Cocktail Recipes

Caipirinha In honor of the World Cup, the national drink of Brazil is a refreshing addition to your summer entertaining. Made with Cachaca, which is essentially Brazilian rum, this spirit is made from pure sugarcane juice. Ingredients (1 serving): 1…

0 Comments / 115 View / July 14, 2014

Maestro Doebel Tequila Reposado, Mexico

Featured Spirits

Maestro Doebel Tequila Reposado, Mexico, $35.99: A wonderful blend of reposado, anejo and extra anejo tequilas, this clear spirit is filtered to remove all color and is distilled from 100% blue agave from a single estate.  This fine tequila is…

0 Comments / 102 View / May 2, 2014

Dictador 12 Year Old Colombian Rum

Holiday Spirits

Whether you’re purchasing a special bottle as a gift or sharing a fine spirit with friends or family, Coaltrain has you covered. Spring 44 Single Barrel Bourbon-Loveland, CO, $59.99: This bourbon gem has a sweet corn nose followed by apples…

0 Comments / 98 View / December 5, 2013

Blue Star WineCellar

Date With Nate – July 14th, 2013, The Blue Star: Tiki Recipes

Recently, Nels and Sophie attended the Date With Nate at The Blue Star restaurant. Nate Windham, mixologist extraordinaire for The Blue Star, poured the attendees six different Tiki drinks, while discussing not only the various ingredients, but also the history…

0 Comments / 127 View / August 27, 2013

Ron Zacapa XO

The World’s Finest Rum, Ron Zacapa From Guatemala

Zacapa is not one of Guatemala’s most romantic towns. It’s hot, dusty, stuffed with loud, belching traffic and inhabited by dogs that sleep all day and fight all night. Occasionally some automatic weapon fire stutters to accent the horror. Yet,…

0 Comments / 162 View / June 11, 2013

Beer & Whiskey Dinner Pairing

Beer & Whiskey Dinner Pairing

Beer & Whiskey Dad’s Day Dinner Pairing Sunday, June 16th, 5:30pm The Blue Star 1645 S Tejon St 719-632-1086 $65 per person + Tax and Gratuity Give Dad a very special gift this Fathers Day and bring him down for…

0 Comments / 39 View / June 6, 2013

A.E. Dor VS Cognac

A Most Extraordinary Cognac

Forget about the popular brand cognacs, this is the bomb. It’s aged two and a half times longer than required by the regulations. Thus you don’t have the mouth fire of the “pop” VS cognacs. We actually feel that A.E….

0 Comments / 54 View / December 8, 2011

Single Barrel Buffalo Trace Bourbon

Single Barrel Buffalo Trace Bourbon

The single barrel Buffalo Trace Bourbon is back! We love Bourbon! We love it so much that we bought a whole barrel. All said and done, it was about 50 gallons of the good stuff. This particular barrel was hand…

0 Comments / 164 View / April 29, 2011

Pappy Van Winkle Bourbon

Outstanding Bourbon

One of the many things that sets Coaltrain apart from other specialty wine shops and large box retailers is our ability to procure hard to find, specialty items. In addition to our spectacular wine and beer selection, our cordial and liquor sections feature a number of these items.

4 Comments / 273 View / December 14, 2010

Roadhouse Gin

Roundhouse Gin

Roundhouse Gin is a dry gin of its own breed, micro-distilled and bottled by hand in exceptionally small batches in Boulder, Colorado. Neutral grain spirit is redistilled in a handmade, Portuguese copper pot still with the traditional gin botanicals of…

0 Comments / 61 View / October 18, 2010