Way back in 1933 the USA was gripped with an economic depression and to make matters worse, a prohibition on alcohol. The Eighteenth Amendment, “Prohibition,” set the act of getting a decent cocktail back years. Unless of course you were rich, then one could still get the good stuff (with a doctor’s note). The great bartenders all fled to Europe or Latin America as they were now outlaws at home. Drinkers were forced to go … Read more
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The Famous Grouse becomes a bit more famous.
Eatocracy shares its guide to stocking your bar for a happy, sane holiday.
Flying is getting boozier at the airport and in the air.
Tipsy Wine Testing Glass.
The stories behind 11 famous cocktails.
A gift guide for the serious imbiber from, well, Serious Eats.
More random drinking facts from Alcademics.
Alcoholic whipped cream. What can we say? What? Anyone?
Created by Mixologist Gina Chersevani of PS 7’s in Washington D.C., this fall punch uses seasonal flavors including apple and red beets to complement the Highland Park. This delicious and potent punch is not only the perfect drink to serve with your turkey and stuffing, but it’s beet red color will make a statement on your holiday table. Courtesy of Highland Park.… Read more
Courtesy of Hiram Walker.… Read more
As families gather for Thanksgiving festivities, cranberries seem to be on everyone’s plate. So why not have them in your glass as well? Courtesy of Tequila Sauza.… Read more