Dream Big, Dream Job

After my daughter Frankie was born, I began my foray into managing bars and knew that Fruitations Cranberry was the only cranberry choice for Cosmopolitans, Cape Codders and riffs on fall classics. When I finally met Fruitations’ very own Allison, she turned out to be a gracious and brilliant woman earnest about receiving feedback from…

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The Myth of the Mocktail

At 6 months pregnant in 2015, I stopped by a friend’s just-opened bar and asked for something to drink. With a baby on board, this request was not as simple as it seemed. Or was it? Mocktails can be fraught with issues. Many bartenders or the bars they work at are not prepared for the…

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Just Add…

The back story of Fruitations reads like a good diary entry. What a coincidence… In the early days friends and family were the test market for Fruitations, even going door-to-door with me selling from the back of my car. After one too many tastings with club soda, my bestie Desirée asked, “Can we add some…

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Drinking with Friends

Testing 1-2-3. Testing. Can you hear us? We’re back on the air and loving every minute of it. Fruitations Drinking with Friends Diary is where you’ll discover recipes for some seriously delicious drinks and meet the Friends of Fruitations who have crafted them. Learn about their love of hospitality and (healthy) obsession with our drink…

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