What is a growler of beer

What is a Growler? – It’s More than Just a Beer Jug!

We’re all familiar with everyday beer containers such as pint glasses, steins, brown bottles, and aluminum cans, but someone who’s just starting to learn about the craft beer scene might encounter a mysterious and little-known receptacle: the beer growler. What seems at first glance like an ordinary jug is an important tool for transporting draft […]

Best Whiskey to Buy for Dad

The Best Whiskey to Buy for Dad

For friends and family looking to find a great bottle of whiskey to give dad, the task can be pretty daunting. Most people don’t know the difference between George Dinkel and Pappy Van Winkle, and there are thousands of options in between. So we created a guide to help all those folks that want to […]

Weekend Getaway to Takara Sake USA

Weekend Getaways: Takara Sake Tasting Room

Whether you are on a one-day getaway or making a stop on a road trip, Berkeley, CA is a great town to visit. While you’re there, we recommend checking out Takara Sake USA’s tasting room and museum. Berkeley California is home to lots of microbreweries, distilleries, and bars. From Fieldwork Brewing Co. to The Rare […]

Funny Christmas Drinking Songs

Top 13 Christmas Drinking Songs for Your Party Playlist

More than any other holiday, it seems, Christmas songs are just as important as other traditions, such as Santa Claus, presents, and low budget TV movies where it always snows in Florida. After Halloween passes, and we’ve had our fill of Elvira and the Monster Mash, the never ending playlist of Christmas music begins. Even […]

Best Beer Lovers Gifts for Christmas

Best Beer Lovers Gifts for Christmas

As Christmas comes around yet again, we felt it was time to put together a gift guide to spread the word about the best beer lovers gifts we’ve seen this year. Taking a look back, it’s actually been a pretty good year for the beer gift. Drinkers in the US now have access to countless […]

Amazing Bottle Cap Art

Amazing Bottle Cap Art That Should Be in a Museum

What is it about bottle caps that makes them so intriguing? Maybe it’s the fact that they are little souvenirs of our favorite drinks. Or it could be their compact size & ready availability make them easy to collect. It could also be that humans are just attracted to small round shiny things. No matter the […]

Father's Day Gifts for Drinking

18 Father’s Day Gifts You & Your Dad Will Drink To

The majority of Father’s Day gifts you find in stores will be of the basic variety: neckties, funny t shirts, magazine subscriptions, blah, blah, blah. If your dad is way too cool for this type of thing, we’ve got the list for you! Whether he enjoys craft beer, top shelf whiskey, or just good times sharing […]

What Rum is Made From

What is Rum Made From? Your Questions Answered!

One of the most popular liquors in the world is rum. Here in the United States, rum is an ingredient in so many common mixed drinks, many casual party goers don’t even realize it’s there. To this day, I still have to think twice to remember what’s in a daiquiri. If you’ve ever enjoyed a […]

How to Build a Kegerator

How to Make a Kegerator

No home bar could ever be complete without beer on tap. Kegged beer is typically fresher, more flavorful, and a better value per ounce. The trick is keeping your tap system maintained, and ensuring the kegs are always cold. The simplest, most cost effective way to serve draft beer at home is with a kegerator. It’s […]

Mule Drink Recipes including Mexican Mule and London Mule

The Mexican Mule & 6 Other Incredible Mule Drink Recipes

While there’s a lot to love about the original mule cocktail, variety is the spice of life. So there’s good reason to expand your recipe collection to include a variety of copper mug drinks. With only a few simple ingredients and a liquor cabinet full of booze from around the world, getting adventurous with the […]

How to Make a Martini

How to Make a Martini Like a Boss

For having such simple, easy to find ingredients, the perfect martini recipe seems as illusive as the real James Bond. This most famous of cocktails dates back for over a hundred years, and like many other iconic recipes, has changed greatly over time. What started as a blend of gin and aromatic wine has become […]

How to Make Jello Shots

How to Make Jello Shots

Asking your crush out on a date, growing out a bad haircut, eating a salad, these things are difficult. Making jello shots? This is not difficult. What some may find overwhelming to make for their own house party, jello shots are literally the funnest and easiest task you can undertake for your next get together. […]