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11 Tips for Getting a Drink in a Crowded Bar
If there's one thing I've learned from being a raver, it's that getting a drink in a crowded bar is absolutely brutal. There are millions of people, all clamoring for the bartender's attention, and yo...
Jacqueline Hanikeh2 months ago
Tips for Passing the Sommelier Certification
Whenever I head out for dinner to a really high-end restaurant, I always fancy the sommeliers that would serve me. They're much more experienced and knowledgeable in wine than anyone I've ever come ac...
Jesse Kinney2 months ago
How to Make Your Own IPA Beer
"Beer is proof God loves us and wants us to be happy," may be a Benjamin Franklin myth, a fabrication of what the Founding Father really said, but none can argue the truth behind the statement. Since ...
Jacqueline Hanikeh2 months ago
How to Keep Wine Fresh After Opening
We tend to think that we'll be able to completely finish a bottle of wine the second we open it. Then when our faces are flushed, our eyes can barely open, and we can't get rid of that goofy grin on o...
Kelsey Lange2 months ago
How To Make Smoked Cocktails and 5 Recipes to Try
Smoking a cocktail isn't just for the professionals. The process is less complicated than you'd think, and with the right tools and some practice, you too can create a smoky cocktail right in the comf...
Jennifer Violet2 months ago
How To Infuse Your Alcohol With Fresh Fruit, Spices, Herbs, and Botanicals
Have you ever wanted to create your own cocktails right at home? The bartenders make it look so easy, and it is! You can create delicious cocktails that are infused with all-natural ingredients like f...
Rachel Blanchard2 months ago
How To Make Infused Sous Vide Cocktails
There are so many ways you can create really unique cocktails. From straight out of the bottle to aging your favorite cocktail, while there are many ways you can create cocktails, there are tons and t...
Kelsey Lange2 months ago
How To Make Traditional Sake in Your Own Home
Sake might be one of the most intimidating drinks to undertake, but it is possible to learn how to make traditional sake in the comfort of your own home. With the right tools, the best method, and a l...
Sasha Konikovo2 months ago
How to Make Absinthe at Home
Absinthe is one of the very few liquors that remains as mysterious and edgy as ever. First allegedly used as a health tonic in France during the late 17th century, absinthe has gained an incredibly st...
Claudia Jerro3 months ago
10 Things to Know Before Ordering Sake
In Japan, sake is the most common alcoholic beverage of choice. While it's become popular in America as well, there's still much to understand. First of all, it must be known that sake is a type of wi...
Alexis Hustus3 months ago
The Ginger Tea Reviews: Boozy Matcha Shamrock Shake
Hello, and welcome again to another boozy edition of the Ginger Tea Reviews. Tea is my passion, and I am making it my goal to share my passion with the world! I apologize that this article is a day la...
Kelsey Lange3 months ago
9 Mistakes People Make When Opening Champagne
From dangerously aiming your champagne bottle, to simply serving your beverage at the wrong temperature, these are the top nine most common mistakes people make when opening champagne. Even the bigges...
Penny Newton3 months ago
How To Drink Sake the Right Way
Sake is a delicious alcohol that’s usually referred to as Japanese rice wine. It’s created through fermenting rice that’s polished to remove the bran. While wine is created through fermenting sugar th...
Alexis Hustus4 months ago
The Ginger Tea Reviews: Hangover Cure!
Welcome back, everyone, to another exciting installment of the Ginger Tea Reviews! Tea is my passion, and I am making it my goal to share my passion with the world! After my last two blog posts about ...
Alexis Hustus4 months ago
The Ginger Tea Reviews: Valentine's Day TEAmosas
Welcome back for a special lovey-dovey edition of the Ginger Tea Reviews! Tea is my passion, and I am making it my goal to share my passion with the world. So, with Valentine's Day just around the cor...
April Demarco6 months ago
How to Make Vodka Gummy Bears
When it comes to simple, yet fun alcohol-centric ideas, vodka gummy bears take the cake. There are really only a few steps to make until the gummies do the rest of the work. And they look super fun to...
Kelsey Lange6 months ago
Best Ways to Prevent a Hangover
After suffering from a painful hangover, most people will do just about anything to prevent one from happening in the future. Compared to a headache, nausea, and sometimes vomiting, any precaution wil...
Ossiana Tepfenhart10 months ago
Easy to Make Sangria Recipes
Sangria has become one of the most popular cocktails in America, and it's a drink that's being sold by the pitcher in restaurants from coast to coast. It's a cocktail that goes well with just about ev...