Pear Martini Recipe

The Best Pear Martini Recipe

One night of martinis is worth a thousand pictures. Isn’t that the old saying? Maybe not, but we’ve certainly lived through many unforgettable parties while sipping very dry martinis into the wee hours. My favorite thing about these notoriously strong cocktails is their versatility. Sweet, savory, gin, or vodka, these deliciously stiff drinks always pack […]

Toys for Tots Donate Toys

Toys for Tots Donation Drive 2015

During the month of October, initiated a way to partner with our customers to give back for the holidays. We wanted to find a fun way to provide Christmas help for needy families. For one week, we committed to donating gifts to Toys for Tots for every purchase over $100 made on our website. […]

Best Boozy Adult Halloween Costumes

Best Boozy Halloween Costumes for Adults

Thousands of years ago, the holidays that eventual became Halloween were primarily for adults. Over the centuries, it became about kids trick-or-treating and pumpkin patches. But now, thanks to, well, who knows, grown-ass adults are getting in on the action again, and it’s more than just stealing mini Snickers bars from the kiddie bags after […]

Applebee's Happy Hour

Live Your Best Life at Applebee’s Happy Hour

Make no mistake: when I decided to do a review of the Applebee’s happy hour, I thought it would be funny. Every intention would be made to order obnoxiously named drinks and uber-basic food. A post full of punny criticisms and elitist references to decor that looks like a clearance sale at HomeGoods. However, I […]

Liquor Pronunciation Guide

How to Pronounce Curaçao, and 31 Other Tricky Liquor Names

You don’t have to be drunk for liquor pronunciation to be tricky. With wines, spirits, beer, and liqueurs from all over the world showing becoming more popular, you have to know a million different languages to keep from sounding like a square when you order drink. The desire to sound like you know what you’re talking about when […]

Gin Mixed Drinks

The 10 Best Gin Drinks Since the Martini

Gin is a true contender for the most popular spirit of all time. When you crack open a book containing the all-time classic mixed drinks, you’ll find more gin cocktails than any other variety. From simple to elaborate, the one thins that is never missing from good gin drinks is flavor. The history of gin […]

Best Tom Collins

The Best Tom Collins Recipe

I’m a huge fan of gin cocktails. When I walk into any new bar or restaurant, I immediately take a look at their specialty cocktails, and if they offer one, the first thing I try is their signature gin drink. Many modern craft cocktails are direct descendants of the Tom Collins. Made with the world’s most […]

Best Cure for Hangover

The Best Hangover Cure for Champions of Drinking

Since the dawn of drinking, man has been on a quest to find the best hangover cure. There’s no shortage of advice on what helps a hangover, but college co-eds and scientists are still to this day divided on the most effective forms of relief. Our research team turned to scientific data, urban legends, and […]

Sharknado Drinking Game

Oh, Hell Yes! The Sharknado 3 Drinking Game

Tacos shouldn’t be made out of Doritos, but sometimes they are. Sharks shouldn’t fly inside tornadoes, but here they are, again! As the third installment of Sharknado the movie swims blows onto our video screens, we are ready to shake up the cocktails, put on our Shark Week t-shirts one more time, and blow up […]

Libertine Bar Dallas Texas

13 Coolest Bars You Never Knew Existed

When travelling to a new city, finding cool bars should be a top priority. The trick is, you won’t find a section in the local yellow pages for “coolest bars.” Sure, checking out online reviews is helpful, but just because Lena G. from South Dakota didn’t like the fries, doesn’t mean you shouldn’t go there. Everyone […]

What is a monogram?

What is a Monogram?

With the immense popularity of personalized gifts, it’s no wonder that classic monogrammed initials are one of the most popular choices. Even with the seemingly limitless possibilities of laser engravers, computerized embroidery machines, and permanent inks, the personalized monogram continues to be an impressive way to add sophistication and ownership to home accessories. So, what […]