Spirited Virginia Magazine

Spirited Virginia magazine October 2018

Star-Studded Holiday Pairings

Our October-December issue of Spirited Virginia magazine brings the flavors of the holidays right into your home. Discover new recipes and pairings from top Virginia chefs to complete your holiday menu. You’ll read about the essential spirits and tools that your home bar needs, whether you’re entertaining or just enjoying a night at home. If entertaining is what you had in mind, be sure to check out our punch-bowl cocktail recipes. We encourage you to complete this survey on the magazine for a chance to win a $250 ABC gift card. 
Spirited Virginia magazine July 2018

Whiskey & Bourbon

Our July-September 2018 issue is full of information about whiskeys and bourbons. Discover the differences between these two kindred spirits.
Spirited Virginia magazine April 2018

Spicy Cocktails for Spring

In the April-June 2018 issue, read about cocktails with a kick, natural ingredients to incorporate in cocktails, dark rums and international spirits.
Spirited Virginia Simple Skinny Cocktails

Simply Skinny Cocktails

In the January-March 2018 issue, get inspired in the new year with skinny cocktails and read about vodka, celebrity-owned spirits and vermouth.
Spirited Virginia October-December 2017

Classic Cocktails for the Holidays!

In the October-December 2017 issue read about classical holiday cocktails, luxury bourbons and Halloween concoctions as well as Eggnog and German products carried by ABC.


Spirited Virginia magazine is produced and printed quarterly by an independent publishing company at no cost to Virginia ABC. The publication is supported by liquor advertisements.

In addition to being available online, Spirited Virginia magazine is distributed through Virginia ABC's 350+ stores and is provided to each of the 5,100+ establishments in the Commonwealth licensed to sell mixed beverages.

Related content is published through the Spirited Virginia Facebook page and e-newsletter.


Please contact Carol Mawyer, Virginia ABC Public Relations Manager, (804) 219-2022 / carol.mawyer@abc.virginia.gov.


Please contact Leisure Media 360, Steve Beyer, (540) 339-3817 / sbeyer@leisuremedia360.com, or Becca Hudson, (804) 334-1567 / bhudson@leisuremedia360.com.

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Sample a Variety of Spirits!

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