(FOX Providence) - It's time to start the gift giving! Many friends and relatives can be difficult to shop for during the holidays, but if you have a cocktail lover in your life, The Cocktail Guru can help.
Jonathan Pogash joined The Rhode Show to share his list and demonstrate how to make holiday punch!
The Cocktail Guru's Gift List:
-Mionetto Prosecco: Italian sparkling wine perfect for cocktails - available at your local wine and spirit store.
-Van Gogh Vodka Gift pack: all natural vodka flavors from Holland - available at your local wine and spirit store
-Yacht Club sodas: great item from Rhode Island! Available in local grocery stores
-Artisanal all-natural syrups from BG Reynolds: flavors like Hibiscus, Grenadine, Cinnamon, and Vanilla. Available online at bgreynolds.com
-Bar Tools: A muddler, Shaker set, and complete bar kit from The Cocktail Guru. Available at TheCocktailGuru.com
-Books: Jonathan just edited the new "Mr Boston Bartender's Guide" and his father, Jeff, just wrote a book called "Bloody Mary". Both available at TheCocktailGuru.com
-Membership to the United States Bartender's Guild Rhode Island Chapter: non profit group available at USBG.org
-"Holiday Punch already prepared. Served in punch bowl and ladle from TheBostonShaker.com
Check out the attached clip see how to make "Holiday Punch"!
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