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Let’s Drink to the 10 Best Red Wines Under 20 Dollars

When I was a senior in college I took a wine tasting course and it changed my life. No, really it did. Up until that point I was what my professor so lovingly called a “moscato princess” i.e. someone who only drinks sweet white wines that taste eerily similar to grape juice. It was in […]

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 […]

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The Best American Beer Festivals and Why We Love Them

Ah yes, the American beer festival. With no shortage of buzzed patrons, tantalizing sites, and even more tantalizing brews, the beer festival is truly a force of nature. And while there is no denying the spirit of a German-inspired Oktoberfest, there is something special about American festivals that truly brings out our desire to whisper […]

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 […]

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Summer Cocktails to Get You Through Your Next Family Reunion

Family Reunions, you either love them or hate them. Meeting your 6th cousin, 3rd removed for the first time and listening to your great uncle Buzz tell the same joke seven times within the span of an hour has never been more fun. You’re sweating bullets and being encouraged by everyone to awkwardly sit in […]

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 […]

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Margarita Cocktail Madness – A Salty Past & Must See Recipes

A Salty History A combination of lime juice, triple sec, and of course tequila, margaritas may not be a complicated cocktail but they are an art form. Cursed with a salty past we are still uncertain about the history of the margarita. One of the most popular theories stems all the way back to Mexico in the […]