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At your door, alcohol delivery

Ever find yourself wanting a drink, but not in the mood to hit the bars up or drive all the way over to the liquor store?  That is when you wish liquor stores would offer alcohol delivery. Trust me, we have all been there, weather or not it’s due to having company over and running out of drinks or mixers, or simply are not in the mood to drive to a “liquor store near me”. You can order everything online these days, so shouldn’t you be able to order alcohol from a liquor store near you? Well now you no longer have to go without, Oak Liquor Cabinet, your friendly “liquor store near me” is now offering liquor delivery of fine wine, fine spirits and beer. From our store, to your door with our new service!

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Champagne the perfect New Years drink

When most people think of New Years Eve, they think of new years resolutions, the challenges and obstacles, as well as the joys experienced in the year passing. Yet we also think of celebrating the New Year with a drink, and that usually brings to mind Champagne. Here at Oak Liquor Cabinet we have all the Champagne you need, as we carry a wide variety of Champagnes and also many other types of sparkling wine. From bone-dry styles to slightly sweet cuvées, we have it all. Celebrate in Style at your favorite “liquor store near me”, Oak Liquor Cabinet.
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The Holidays Are Perfect to Share a Drink

The holiday season is now upon us, that festive time of year. Christmas season is a time of celebration, remembrance, and for most of us a time to gather with friends and family. It is a time to let others know how much you love them, a time to spread cheer, and maybe share a drink or two with someone special. Oak Liquor Cabinet of North West Austin is always here to help you, be it with a fine wine selection fit for the holiday table,  a fine scotch, or bourbon to warm you up on those chilly Texas nights. Come check out the holiday drink selections at our North West Austin liquor store!

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Top Wines For Christmas

It is that time of year again, no denying that the holidays are now upon us. If you are like myself, part of the holidays means gathering with friends and family over dinner and drinks. Drinks for many equals wine, it just goes so well with holiday foods and social gatherings. If you are looking for the perfect wines to celebrate with this season, look no further than Oak Liquor Cabinet in North West Austin! Locally owned and operated, carrying on the tradition of small business and serving your North West Austin Liquor store Needs needs for over 16 years now, we carry a great selection of fine wines. Selecting fine wines in North West Austin does not have to break the bank or your wallet, many of our recommended wines are under $20!

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Scotch The Perfect Christmas Gift

Do you have a scotch drinker in your family or on your Christmas gift shopping list? Selecting the right scotch or fine spirits for yourself can be a dam hard choice, especially at Oak Liquor Cabinet, where we carry over 100 leading brands. Ever see a brand you were unfamiliar with and reluctant to shell out $50, $100 or $250 plus just to try it and discover you didn’t care for it? We can feel your pain here at Oak liquor cabinet, which during the holiday season we feature several samplings of leading brands of Scotch. This Friday the 11th, we are offering samplings of Macallan Rare Oak cask, as well as the Macallan 10 year  and the Macallan 12 Year, and the 17 year Macallan. If you have not yet tried these, now is your chance! If you know your families or friends tastes in fine spirits or palate in general, this is your chance to try before you buy that perfect scotch gift for Christmas. Our North West Austin Liquor store has an ever changing selection of scotchs and fine spirits that is sure to please even the hardest to please or discriminating scotch drinker.

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Holiday Scotch Gift Guide

We last wrote about picking out the perfect scotch for family, friends or a loved one for Christmas. Now we are going to feature our top ten suggestions for under $150. If you have ever been that indecisive shopper, stranded in the middle of a liquor store, this top ten list is aimed to help you out when it comes to selecting the perfect scotch for this Christmas, be it for someone else or yourself!

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Why do you get a headache after drinking red wine?

Why do you get a headache after drinking red wine?

Source: NorthJersey.com
By SOPHIA F. GOTTFRIED
December 3, 2015

Love red wine but, alas, it doesn’t love you back? After drinking a glass, instead of feeling mellow, you feel a headache. Why? The answer, it turns out, is as complex as wine itself.

“There’s a whole debate about the [cause] of it,” said Dr. Damon Fellman of the Hackensack Neurology Group and associate director of neurology at Hackensack University Medical Center. The phenomenon is officially known as red wine headaches (RWH).

Sulfites, the sulfuric compounds that are both naturally produced during the fermentation process as well as often added to preserve wine, have long been accused as the perpetrator of RWH. However, white wines contain more sulfites than red wines. And beer, cheese and dried fruits can also contain much more sulfites than wine.

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Why diet mixers get you drunk FASTER

Artificial sweeteners increase how quickly alcohol gets into the blood stream

Alcohol readings up to 25% higher when drank with low-calorie mixer.

Sugar in full-fat versions thought to slow alcohol getting into blood stream.

Diet drinks have also been linked to putting people over drink-drive limit.

Those tested did not feel more inebriated but had higher alcohol readings.

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