So I have to admit, I have not seen any of the movies that have been nominated for Academy Awards this year. Isn't that terrible?! I know...I need to make date night more of a priority! However, I do follow all of the movie reviews and do pay attention to all of the Hollywood buzz, so several of them are on my must-see list.
I also pay attention to fashion, so we will definitely be tuning into the red carpet events and the Academy Awards this Sunday, February 24, 2013. So to help get into "Oscar Mode", my husband and I recently had a Red Carpet Movie Night, with help from the folks at Wholly Guacamole and Daily's Cocktails. After all, what goes better with movie night or a star-studded awards show than some yummy Wholly products and some delicious frozen cocktails?!
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About Daily's Cocktails:
They have so many delicious flavors in ready to drink pouches, like Pina Colada, Strawberry Margarita, and Peach Daiquiri. Yum! And all of Daily's Cocktails products are made from natural, real fruit ingredients at the peak of freshness.
I was very excited to try Daily's Cocktails, but when we went to our local Walmart to pick them up, all we could find was one flavor, the Frozen Lemonade. It was a pretty horrible experience, actually, because they were in a large attention-grabbing Daily's Cocktails display at the end of the beer and wine aisle. But while they were in a Daily's display, they were surrounded by a competitor's frozen wine cocktails. And some of them were leaking, so the entire bin was covered in slimy, sticky goo.
So basically, there were hundreds of sticky, slimy, leaky pouches in the Daily's display, and only 4 of them were actually Daily's Cocktails products. Out of hundreds, ONLY 4...And they were just one flavor, and I had to dig through piles of sticky goo to get to them. This, of course, says nothing bad about Daily's, I would call this a Walmart merchandising and stocking FAIL. I just wish more flavors had been available, since the ones I was drooling over were nowhere to be found.
Our Movie Night Celebration
We enjoyed our Daily's Cocktails Frozen Lemonade, tortilla chips and Wholly Salsas, and some yummy chicken quesadillas with a heaping side of Wholly Guacamole.
We also really loved the Daily's Cocktails. Again, we only had one flavor to try because our local store wasn't on top of their stocking, but it was still quite good. The flavors were very bold and natural tasting, and there was a nice balance of sweet and sour. I really appreciated how convenient preparing these drinks is. No blenders, no fancy bar equipment and shakers...Just a freezer and a cup is all that's required. The slushy, refreshing drink is already pre-mixed, and is ready to enjoy.
The combination of Daily's, Wholly Guacamole, and Oscar night seem to go hand in hand. Such wonderful flavors, and so convenient. You won't miss a single moment of red-carpet action with these awesome, ready to serve party goodies!
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