Nicola P. Young14 hours ago
How to Make Gin from Scratch
If you start now, you can have your own homemade gin in two days or so. While it might be more hassle than some people want to go through on a regular basis, there are a lot of perks to the do-it-your...
8 Great Classic Cocktails
Planning a party? These eight drinks cover all five of the major liquors and all the classics with a couple new twists here and there. Here we go:
How to Make Wine from Grape Juice
The tradition of making homemade wine from grape juice dates back at least to prohibition-era United States, when winemakers would sell blocks of concentrated grape juice with instructions to dissolve...
Morganne Thayer6 days ago
Taking a U-Turn
First of all, I want to clarify that this piece is not about a struggle with alcohol or an addiction but rather my decision to take a long-term break from the sauce. As I sit here, sipping my morning ...
Austin Wilson8 days ago
Types of Beer - A Basic Guide to Beer
Anyone can appreciate the satisfaction of a cold beer after a long day. Whether it be to relax you after a long day at work or your weekend party fuel. Beer is readily available to fulfill those needs...
Jeffrey Joseph10 days ago
The Demon
It's almost 2 AM and I just came back from my latest hospital stay. I think this one only lasted three days. Or maybe it was four. It's kind of a blur. I remember or I wish I could remember the number...
Morganne Thayer6 days ago
Taking a U-Turn
First of all, I want to clarify that this piece is not about a struggle with alcohol or an addiction but rather my decision to take a long-term break from the sauce. As I sit here, sipping my morning ...
Alana Redmond16 days ago
9 Surprising Ways You Can Get a DUI
When you hear “DUI,” most people immediately think of operating a motor vehicle under the influence. However, many states have different policies on how and what is defined as a motor vehicle. There a...
Sasha Konikovo25 days ago
Best Wine Yoga Retreats
Wine is an indulgence that all of us enjoy. The health benefits of wine are also heavily documented, with perks like lowered blood pressure, reduced stress, and better aging being regularly cited amon...
Best Vodkas for Your Liquor Cabinet
Vodka is one of the most versatile and popular spirits in the world. It can be made from any number of ingredients in a variety of methods, and as such, there is a surprisingly vast array of flavors t...
Iwan Palinskia month ago
Why You Should Add Water to Your Whiskey
Never let anyone tell you that you shouldn't add water to your whiskey. The typical reason whiskey “connoisseurs” offer against adding water to whiskey is that it dilutes the liquor, but that's not tr...
Brian McCann2 months ago
Best Home Beer Making Kits
Have you been struggling to find the perfect beer? Then, you're likely saying, "This one is just a touch too hoppy." Or maybe you mutter, "I'm really not getting the grapefruit here." Well, if you're ...
Designated Driver
For those who choose not to drink.
Beginner Bartender
Our Bartending Blueprint will help you fake it til you make it.
Pairings
Wine and cheese, beer and bread, tequila and lime. Explore these favorite food pairings.
Best Zero Calorie Mixers
Just about everyone will admit they could do with cutting down their calorie intake. Unfortunately, those of us with an affinity for potent potables have an extra hurdle to jump through when it comes ...
Sue C8 months ago
Pointers to Ease a New Year's Hangover
New Year's Eve is here and you are ready for the festivities. All you drinkers out there know tonight will be fun tomorrow morning is payday for it, especially if you have to work. There are many ways...
Patricia Sarkar8 months ago
Stocking Stuffers for your Favorite Martini Fan
Martinis are, and always will be, in style. They are a cornerstone of drinking and have long been a classic among connoisseurs of all kinds. They're elegant, taste delicious, and can be surprisingly g...
Skunk Uzekia month ago
Things You Might Not Know About Alcohol Poisoning
I remember my 30th birthday party. Well, okay, not really. I don't remember much of it, since I did 30 shots for 30 years over the course of eight hours, argued with a salsa jar, then passed out somew...
Nancy D2 months ago
Eight Amazing Shooter Recipes
SHOTS! SHOTS! SHOTS! Have a party coming up? Need a new drink of the week were you work? Better yet, want to just make some shots for fun? Well, I have some good news for you: you have come to the rig...
Ann King2 months ago
The Alcoholic's Spouse
They say if you dig deep enough into any family tree, you will find one, no matter how hard the family has tried to hide their family shame. The "one" I am talking about is the family "alcoholic." In ...
How to Make Wine from Grape Juice
The tradition of making homemade wine from grape juice dates back at least to prohibition-era United States, when winemakers would sell blocks of concentrated grape juice with instructions to dissolve...
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Jarret Thomas14 days ago
How to Make a Wine and Cheese Board When You're on a Budget
My dad Devon Thomas has been seeing Chica Reyass for a few months now but they've yet to have the conversation about labels, even though Chica casually refers to herself as my dad's partner. I've read...
Rowan Marleya month ago
How to Make Wine in an Instant Pot
Ah, the Instant Pot—also known as the crock pot, the pressure cooker, or a fusion of the two. It's a great invention for anyone who enjoys a delicious hot meal they get to enjoy the moment they come h...
Katie Truscott20 days ago
Poetry in a Bottle
In October 2017, the first ever Team to represent Zimbabwe competed in France at the world blind-tasting championships. I found myself intrigued by the stories surrounding the team which consisted of ...
Lorna Vause22 days ago
10 Rules for Drinking Wine That You Don't Need to Follow
Chances are there are potential wine lovers out there stuck in a beer world because they feel intimidated by all the pomp and ceremony of wine drinking. I mean, why even bother asking for a glass when...
Sasha Konikovo25 days ago
Best Wine Yoga Retreats
Wine is an indulgence that all of us enjoy. The health benefits of wine are also heavily documented, with perks like lowered blood pressure, reduced stress, and better aging being regularly cited amon...
8 Great Classic Cocktails
Planning a party? These eight drinks cover all five of the major liquors and all the classics with a couple new twists here and there. Here we go:
Mandy Maea month ago
Five Easy Cocktails to Try This Summer
In need of some delicious and easy cocktails to make this summer? Below is a list of some simple favorites.
Best Brandy Cocktail Recipes Everyone Should Know
I love brandy, and I think it's criminally underrated as a sipping spirit as well as an ingredient in cocktails. As the latter, one of brandy's biggest strengths is its surprising adaptability. Its en...
Austin Wilson8 days ago
Types of Beer - A Basic Guide to Beer
Anyone can appreciate the satisfaction of a cold beer after a long day. Whether it be to relax you after a long day at work or your weekend party fuel. Beer is readily available to fulfill those needs...
Greg Josepha month ago
10 Ways to Add Craft Beer to Your Breakfast
Beer enthusiasts and morning people can finally come together and enjoy a combination of relaxation and energy with their breakfast. As a craft beer lover myself, sometimes it is too much to wait for ...
Best Craft Beer of 2018
American Craft Beer Week has come and gone, but don't feel too upset if you missed out on the festivities. We're living in the golden age of American craft brewing, with small and independent craft br...
Lauren Stones2 months ago
How to Get Served First at Any Bar: Tips from a Bartender
Have you ever stood at a busy bar for hours, watching countless others get served before you, cursing all the bearded hipsters who push to the front and get away with it, wondering if you'll be able t...
Tim Steiner5 months ago
St Patty's Day in Jax Beach
Ahhh St. Patrick's Day... a day when everyone can either pretend they're Irish or celebrate actually being Irish for one whole day while getting smashed at the bar. Jax Beach is no different. With St. Patty's day landing on a Saturday and beautiful typical 75 degree and sunny weather, we knew it was going to be a shit show and unfortunately we were right. Tommy and I just landed a couple more bars in our security business and St Patrick's Day was going to be a good test for them to see how they ...
Roland Barnes5 months ago
10 Best Hidden Speakeasy Bars in the World
From Hong Kong and Buenos Aires to Los Angeles and New York, modern speakeasies take the idea of prohibition era secret bars and spin them into havens for aficionados of craft cocktails. While the 8th...
A M B M6 months ago
The History Behind Absinthe and How to Make a La Louche
History of Absinthe: Modern day Absinthe is derived from Wormwood (Artemisia Absinthium) along with other herbs and was originally curated by French Dr. Pierre Ordinaire during the French Revolution (...
Jon Medrano Miller8 months ago
How an Old Fashioned Became the Old Fashioned Staple of NYC
It’s a drink that’s always in style no matter the decade or day of the week. It’s on every bartender’s curriculum and every mixed drink enthusiast’s bucket list, but the Old Fashioned has always been ...
Amanda Kuseka year ago
Top Shelf Cures
When I was six or seven, my parents went out to celebrate an anniversary and left our grandmother to watch my brothers and me. Grandma Jean is British, and when I was little I loved this the most abou...
Alexis Hustus5 months ago
The Ginger Tea Reviews: Darjeeling and Pear Sangria
Hello, and welcome back to another fruity edition of the Ginger Tea Reviews! Tea is my passion, and I am making it my goal to share my passion with the world! Today, we are going to be talking about a...
EmmaLeigh Rivera5 months ago
The Tipple Tattle: Bonneville Brewery
About 30 minutes outside of Salt Lake City, nestled in the small town of Tooele is a great craft brewery called Bonneville Brewery. Now, Utah isn't traditionally known for their alcohol but with a new...
Bum Wine Boba year ago
BWB Malt Beverage Of The Week — ZIMA
ZIMA is BACK! If you've been living under a rock for the last month and haven't heard the news, the original flavored malt beverage, Zima is back for a limited time only! I was too young to enjoy Zima...
Rowan Marley12 days ago
Bartending Tips & Tricks Everyone Should Know
In any party, or in any club, there's one person that always seems to make people smile: the bartender. Bartenders are the kind, patient people who serve up amazing drinks, give you a good ear to list...
Bar Etiquette
Steer clear of these behaviors and you'll stay on the bartender's good side. You may even end up with a free drink or two.
Pixie Bonda month ago
Dear Bartenders
I have worked in a bar for two years, and I have been a waiter for four. So I’ve had my fair share of shit from customers over the years. Here’s some of the things I, and my colleagues have to deal wi...
Alana Redmond16 days ago
9 Surprising Ways You Can Get a DUI
When you hear “DUI,” most people immediately think of operating a motor vehicle under the influence. However, many states have different policies on how and what is defined as a motor vehicle. There a...
aaron 4 months ago
10 Signs You're Drinking Too Much Alcohol
Like most adults I like the occasional alcoholic drink, but when does it become too much? Everyone drinks for different reasons—some do it socially, others to relax, and some do it through dependency....
Gerald Oppugne6 months ago
Strange Hangover Cures That Actually Work
Nobody likes a hangover. Problem is, there isn't much in the form of aid or advice for cleansing this deteriorating phenomena. We all like to drink (hopefully not too much), and more often than not, h...
Morganne Thayer6 days ago
Taking a U-Turn
First of all, I want to clarify that this piece is not about a struggle with alcohol or an addiction but rather my decision to take a long-term break from the sauce. As I sit here, sipping my morning ...
Jeffrey Joseph10 days ago
The Demon
It's almost 2 AM and I just came back from my latest hospital stay. I think this one only lasted three days. Or maybe it was four. It's kind of a blur. I remember or I wish I could remember the number...
Ti Ana20 days ago
Liver Dance
The number of 25 to 35-year-olds dying with alcohol-related liver disease tripled between 1999 and 2016. I hope this comes as a shock, but the three boxes of Franzia in my pantry beg to ask why you wo...
Alexis Hustus5 months ago
The Ginger Tea Reviews: Tea Infused Alcohol
Hello, and thank you for joining me for another fun review! Tea is my passion, and I am making it my goal to share my passion with the world! Today, I decided to try and make something I've never made...
Rachel Blanchard6 months ago
Best Wine Glass Decorating Ideas
Wine glasses are the best simply because they can be used to enjoy my favorite beverage in the world. It's wine, by the way, and wine cocktails. But wine glasses can actually be used for so many other...
Greg Bond8 months ago
How to Make Hard Apple Cider from Scratch
Drinking hard apple cider is the best type of drink to enjoy any time of the year. Whether it's in the middle of the crisp and cool of fall or even during the hot summer. But I personally would prefer...