The Beverage Blog

At Colorado’s Best Drinks, we strive to meet the highest standards of quality in all that we do – from our products to our written content. The Colorado's Best Drinks Beverage Blog showcases the most impactful and interesting stories and events related to CBD, hemp and bubbly beverages like our own. We’re excited to bring you stories showcasing exciting developments in several industries on the rise.

One of the most important parts of a barbeque is the drinks you’re serving. And our CBD drinks can help take those cocktails to the next level!

CBD beverages add a delightful fizz and flavor to cocktails.

Here are our favorite barbeque cocktai...

Can't get enough tea? You're in good company. According to a recent report by the Tea Association of the U.S.A. Inc., Americans consumed over 3.9 billion gallons of tea in 2021 alone. On any given day, an estimated 159 million Americans are drink...

A refreshing cocktail made with Sparkling CBD Soda is a thing of beauty. But not everyone has mastered the art of the cocktail to the point where they can create great ones each and every time. Usually, when someone's mixed drink does not live up...

If you’re a painter you know the importance of adding the highlights before you declare the painting finished. If you are a chef you know the importance of garnishing your culinary creation. Likewise, if you hope to make cocktails people will remem...

Root beer is one of those "old fashioned" beverages that just refuses to yield to the modern world. It's maybe the most robust of all soft drinks with a musky, down-to-earth flavor that leaves a surprisingly appealing aftertaste, and it's one of ou...

Summer 2022 is just around the corner, and this year everybody is determined to make the most of it. So they're sprucing up the yard, washing down the deck, cleaning the pool top to bottom and planning Memorial Day and 4th of July get-togethers....

Sometimes, you just want a cocktail. There’s nothing better than laying back, relaxing, and sipping on a classic!

But if you’re on a diet, your cocktails may be doing more harm than good. So how do you indulge without taking on so many calories?

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All of our CBD drink flavors are chosen very carefully, and often come to life when we find an ingredient that catches our full attention.

Imagine: a beautiful flower, ranging from red to pink, lavender to white. It’s been used for centuries in...

The CBD crowd and the sustainability crowd often overlap, so chances are you care about the environment. With climate change fast upon us, something as simple as reusing a soda can make a huge difference.

On top of caring for Mama Earth, nothing...

Our CBD drinks pair well with just about any occasion, from a poolside drink to something comforting to sip on when you’re feeling down.

Let’s take a little tour through some of our favorite activities to complement our CBD beverages!

Picnics...

CBD is known for its calming effects, its ability to help sore muscles, sleep enhancement, and more.

But have you ever thought about making a cocktail with CBD sparkling soda?

Our CBD beverages are the perfect secret ingredient to bring your...

With each passing year, the need to act in an environmentally responsible manner becomes more acute. That means making sure the home is properly insulated, using LED lights instead of incandescents, recycling whatever can be recycled and finding ne...

The humble cherry plays a pretty big role in American cultural history, both from a mythological standpoint, and of course a gastronomic one as well. That goes double for the black cherry, which is the central ingredient in countless cake and pie r...

Anyone who aspires to have a home bar worth talking about needs to make sure they have a cocktail kit that's up to the task. Without the proper tools, you would essentially be the always woefully unprepared uncle trying in vain to pull together som...

Whether you're making a treat for yourself or hosting a party, the last thing you want is to end up with a cocktail that burns your tongue or leaves you with an unpleasant bitter aftertaste. Or maybe you've mastered a few cocktail recipes but want...

Ginger ale and ginger beer have very similar names. They also contain similar ingredients and are used as mixers interchangeably in many circumstances. This can lead to some understandable confusion. Are these two really interchangeable? What are t...

Watermelon is one of the easiest to name summer flavors and a staple of family picnics and celebrations. Not only is it great tasting, but it also provides a big boost to nutrition - that's why it has a reputation as a “Superfood”. Beyond the fruit...

The holidays are a time to celebrate with friends and family but they're also a time to unwind and sit back, cocktail in hand, to reflect on this year- and what a year it has been. Whether you're craving the heavy, spicy, comforting flavors of a lo...

2021 started out a bit rough, (and there are still some kinks to still work out), but things are finally getting back to something like normal. Please join those of us at Colorado's Best Drinks - creators of the best CBD beverages - in a big “h...

When CBD (cannabidiol) first made headway in 2017, the positive press seemed to arise from curiosity more than anything else. How could a product made from hemp or cannabis be so theoretically beneficial, without any nasty psychoactive effects? But...

“April showers bring May flowers,” the age-old saying goes. Unfortunately, here in Colorado, the month of May brought another snowstorm. We’re hoping that the cold and dreary days are finally behind us for the season. However, if life brings anoth...

As you may have heard, the Colorado’s Best Drinks recently introduced two bold new CBD beverage options. Like our five CBD soda flavors, CBD Hibiscus Water and CBD Citrus Water are both vegan-friendly and free of gluten, GMOs and preservatives. U...

In addition to Sparkling CBD soda flavors you've known and loved for years, Colorado’s Best Drinks is now offering two fresh sparkling water options. Like our other CBD beverages, CBD Citrus Water and CBD Hibiscus Tea are vegan-friendly, glut...

Everyone knows that it's important to eat enough fruits and veggies - but some varieties of both may be especially beneficial for your health or weight loss goals. Let's explore the distinctions between citrus fruits and alternatives, and three rea...

It’s National Mocktail Week, Beverage Blog readers! The National Day Calendar officially recognizes the second week of each January to honor the millions of Americans who opt for a sober lifestyle. Whether you’re abstaining from alcohol for Dry ...

The final days of 2020 have finally arrived, and after an eventful year of unprecedented circumstances, a fresh start can’t come soon enough. Now more than ever, individuals everywhere deserve to celebrate a new year with a relaxing and refreshing co...

Thanksgiving 2020 is just around the corner! Despite the many difficulties the past year has brought, there’s so much to be grateful for this season. Feasting with only your closest family members to keep safe from COVID-19? We’re right there with...

Root beer has been a beloved soft drink in the U.S. and beyond for more than a hundred years. Our Beverage Blog guide to root beer explores root beer's origins, fun facts about the delicious drink, and seven Sparkling CBD Root Beer cocktails you're...

That’s right readers, it’s finally here – February is National Cherry Month!

As we’ve discussed in a prior article, the National Day Calendar provides worthy causes with their own national holidays. Applicants with a vested interest in any give...

The witching hour is lurking close at hand – with many of us counting down the days. Halloween indulges our inner children with celebratory dress-up and make believe, while channeling the thrills of fright and magic. Costume ready? Candy bought? Al...

CBD Cocktails, Anyone?

Let’s be honest: there’s nothing quite like a nightcap to unwind at the end of a long week. Or even a long Tuesday (no judgement here). Sipping a cocktail or two can bring some well-earned relaxation to our evenings. Still,...