Themed Cocktails

Skunk Uzeki
in Culture

Themed cocktails are big now – really big. This is particularly true among geeks who enjoy cocktails named after their favorite characters and drinks featured in movies, TV shows, and books. In fact, ...

How To Cook With Beer

Ossiana Tepfenhart
in How To

Most people know how to cook with wine, but don't know how to cook with beer. After all, everyone knows how to make a red wine sauce for pasta, or a white wine sauce for seafood. That being said, ther...

How To Handle A Drunk Friend

Skunk Uzeki
in How To

If you've been following my writing, then you know I'm a party animal. Though many people would say that partying isn't good for you, I'll beg to differ. I think that partying has a lot to teach you –...

Alcohol Addiction: Mental Disease or Choice?

Taylor Flaherty
in Culture

As I reach for my third water bottle within the hour to cure my killer hangover, I think back to the vague events of the night before. I scroll through my camera roll at the numerous pictures taken to...

Here Are Your Keys to Becoming a More Informed Wine Taster

Anthony Beal
in How To

While it's not imperative to know everything there is to know about wine in order to enjoy drinking it, knowing some basics will help you to get the best out of your next wine-tasting event. Whether y...

Wine In Your Cocktails

Josh Powell
in How To

Wine as a cocktail ingredient can often be difficult to use for a number of reasons. It’s challenging to find a delicate balance between the distinctive aromas and tannins of wine amongst other flavou...

Just One More Round

J.C. Marie
in Culture

I was never a big drinker before college. My parents occasionally let me try their beer or a shot if we were at one of their friend's houses, but I never got drunk. I wasn't friends with the party cro...

Changing the Way We Drink

Josh Powell
in Buyer's Guide

In the last few years the craft spirits and liqueur scene has exploded with a number of fantastic producers creating high quality, interesting beverages. In a world where the choices are so varied, I ...

Unconventional Uses For Wine

Ossiana Tepfenhart
in Culture

Wine has become the choice drink of Millennials, Gen-Xers, as well as Gen Z kids who are old enough to drink. It's easy to see why there are so many wine drinkers out there, why wine accessories are s...

How to Cook with Wine

Anthony Gramuglia
in How To

Many recipes require you to cook with wine, but, for new chefs, this may be a little bit of a difficult process. You may say "Oh, well, I can just buy a cheap cooking wine, pour it in my food, and the...

Best Cheap Beers

Ossiana Tepfenhart
in Buyer's Guide

There are many cheap beers out there on store shelves, but let's just be real about this: cheap booze doesn't always taste good. Natural Ice, for example, has rightfully earned its reputation for bein...