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Drizly for Rizzy

109º.  My car today said 109º.  Let’s be serious, y’all … that’s some bullshit.  Temperatures anywhere north of 95º shouldn’t be a thing, but when they are, the best place to be is firmly in a pool … and preferable with a cool pool float*.

Well … I did just that last weekend.  Only problem?  I didn’t take enough booze with me down to the pool to outlast the whole arc the sun makes over my pool.  I had a cooler with a couple bottles of water and the remnants of the six-pack we started the day with, but we knew that wasn’t going to do.  Enter: Drizly.  I’d heard about the many alcohol delivery services that have hit the Dallas scene as of late, but I went with them because their logo is adorable  (Drizly … it’s like grizzly! Adorable.)

With a refreshed hope for the remainder of the afternoon, we navigated the app to pick out some whiskey, vodka, and cider (for the gluten-intolerant faction amongst us) to hold us over.  To round out the order, we tapped in some bar goodies for later (ahem, Luxardo cherries), a bag of ice, and some mixers.

IMG_1473Seemingly immediately, I got a confirmation that my order was on its way!  We were stoked.  Since we were clever enough to note on our order that we were by the pool, we listlessly paddled around the pool anticipating the delivery.

Then … it happened … Jose strolled into the pool area with a bag of ice and it couldn’t have been more than 30 minutes after I placed my order.  He greeted us, confirmed I was the one who ordered (because who wouldn’t want to intercept THAT delivery?!), dropped off the ice, then scurried off to get our box of goodies.  (Yup, it was a whole box … we’re ballin’.)  Back again with the goods, he offered to fill my cooler and ice down the drinks.  I mean … that’s some white glove service!

With the cooler and my glass full without so much as removing my pinky toe from the pool, my friends and I were ready to wait out the sun properly lubricated–both with liquor and sunscreen.  A huge thanks to Drizly for the seriously special delivery!

Visit the website or download the app (Apple, Google), sign up for Drizly, and use my referral code (SusieDrinks) to get $5 off so you’re ready the next time you need that assist–be it in the pool, around 5pm on a particularly boring work day, or even as a lifeline at a party when you’re running low on ice or (banish the thought) whiskey.

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*One of my cool pool floats … I have the pink one, too!  Check out Urban Outfitters to get your own! (I ordered mine through the Mockingbird Station store!)
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I received a $100 credit for Drizly to try out the experience.

Dallas #BoozeNews: June 15, 2015

Dallas’ newest alcohol delivery app, Drizly (like grizzly … not drizzle-y) is now in business thanks to a partnership with Goody Goody Liquor!  Joining the likes of MiniBar and Lash, the company boasts its 3,000 beer, wine, and liquor products will be available for the best prices in the city and with delivery times under one hour.

Service areas in its 15th city include Downtown Dallas, West End, Deep Ellum, Oak Lawn, Uptown, Knox/Henderson, Highland Park, University Park, Lower Greenville, Lakewood, Preston Hollow, and Lake Highlands with more areas in the works.

Get free delivery through June 25 on all orders if you use the code HELLODALLAS and, if you’re one of the first 200 users to order, you’ll receive a free Bullzerk t-shirt.


NEW LUNCH OFFERINGS

GAPC Lunch
GAPC Lunch

Lowest Greenville’s favorite drunk pizza join, Greenville Avenue Pizza Company, will serve lunch daily starting at 11am.  They’ll offer their regular menu along with a $10 lunch special (a slice of pepperoni or cheese pizza, a Caesar salad, and a drink).  Just don’t forget their famous pizza crack seasoning!

How about a round of bowling over lunch? Plano entertainment venue, PINSTACK, now offers $10 lunch specials Monday through Friday, 11am to 2pm for the following combos which include a drink.

PICK TWO COMBO: ½ sandwich, mixed greens, soup, Caesar
PIZZA COMBO: 8” pizza with mixed greens or Caesar
BURGER COMBO: PINSTACK signature burger with chips or seasoned fries

Cook Hall Lunch Box Burger
Cook Hall Lunch Box Burger

Cook Hall will now offer lunch specials dubbed “lunch boxes”.  Choose from the following:

Starter: Popcorn Shrimp OR Tomato Basil Soup
Greens: Fresh Kale Salad, Pickled Lemon, Fried Egg & Drizzle, Chopped Salad with Bleu Cheese, OR Mixed Green Salad
Entrée: Cook Hall Burger with Fries, Grilled Chicken on Ciabatta with Fig Jam & Goat Cheese, Rigatoni Pasta with Short Rib Bolognese, OR Crispy Fish Sandwich
Dessert: Butterscotch Pudding with Sea Salt & Caramel, S’Mores with Graham Cracker Ice Cream, OR Season Sorbet


SPECIALS

Hopdoddy Peach Cobbler Shake
Hopdoddy Peach Cobbler Shake

Georgia transplants: Hopdoddy Burger Bar has your number.  Stop in for their current milkshake special, the Peach Cobbler Shake (handmade ice cream, peach cobbler filling, pie crust, macerated peach slice, and whipped cream)!
Cost: ($6)
Available: through June 21
Peach Cobbler Shake Special:


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