How Did Wheat Beer Survive History?

Wheat beers have recently seen a resurgence of popularity in the U.S. putting them on the same shelves as lagers and ales, with almost as many variations. It hasn’t always been this easy to enjoy these tasty brews and if it weren’t for a few royals coming to the rescue, we might not have this […]

Stout Beer Guide

How to Choose the Best Stout Beer Glass

In London during the Industrial Revolution, a new kind of beer began to slip its way into the mainstream: porter. As varieties of porter beer expanded, the very first stouts came into production. Over the next few centuries, porters and stouts fell out of fashion in the pubs of Great Britain but gained increasing popularity […]

Why use a liquor decanter?

A Laid-Back Guide to Liquor Decanters

When I was in college, we used empty alcohol containers to decorate the apartment. At the time it made sense because most of my extra money went to hosting parties, or going to parties, and the only things I had to show for it were a pretty extensive collection of Maker’s Mark bottles, occasionally interrupted […]

11 IPA Beer Glasses to Give Your Guests Bar Envy

  When it comes to finding the perfect IPA glass there are a lot of options to sort through. When you are drinking a good India Pale Ale you want to capture all of the tasting notes with each sip that you take. IPA beers tend to have more hops than other styles. This makes […]

The 15 Best Scotch Glasses

The 15 Best Scotch Glasses for an Extraordinary Home Bar

Scotch, also known as “the Golden Nectar of Scotland,” also known as “the water of life,” is a liquor steeped in rich traditions and national pride. Distilled in a wide variety of single malts, single grains, and blended varieties, signatures of this whisky are oaky flavors and golden hues. The Scottish government still regulates production […]

Best Brandy Glasses and Cognac Snifters

Ten Quintessential Cognac and Brandy Glasses

From with wine regions of western France to the fields of South Africa, brandy is among the world’s finest and most popular spirits. Made by distilling wine in wooden casks, it has been enjoyed by both princes and paupers since the 1600s. For anyone who serves only top-shelf spirits at home, quality counts when it […]

Best Lager Glassware

Lager Beer Glassware Guide

When it comes to beer, you have a lot of different options as anyone who has walked down a liquor store aisle can tell you. Most often you will see them broken up into Lagers, Ales, and Stouts; but even that isn’t the full story. Lager beer alone has pale, amber, dark, and bock varieties […]

Best Whiskey Glasses

18 Best Whiskey Glasses for Every Occasion

Trends in drinking glasses have changed substantially over the past decade. Who would have guessed that the double-wall vacuum flask, first invented in 1892, would suddenly have a resurgence? But one thing that has never fallen out of fashion is the search for the best whiskey glasses. Whether you need them for your dinner party […]

Scotch Cocktail: The Sparkling Sand

Scotch Cocktails: The Sparkling Sand

For those looking to upgrade the basic scotch and soda, we’ve created a new twist that’s ready to keep you chilled all summer long. The Sparkling Sand is a mixed drink made with Scotch whiskey, perfect for outdoor parties, afternoons in the sun, or relaxing nights at home. The ingredients are easy to find and […]

Old Fashioned Drink

How to Make an Old Fashioned Cocktail That Is Unbeatable

For decades, the Old Fashioned cocktail has held icon status among whiskey aficionados and drink-recipe-Luddites. And what’s not to love? Traditional ingredients, tried and true combinations, and a name that unabashedly refuses to be modern. But all this reverence has actually made the Old Fashioned drink unapproachable. Beginning craft-cocktail enthusiasts don’t want to call the […]

How to Host a Craft Beer Party

How to Host a Craft Beer Party

While the beer tasting industry has grown substantially, there are still millions of people who have not yet learned the practices and terminology connected with sampling craft brew. True, brewing is a complicated science, but it’s also a fun, and learning the basics is easy. Hosting a craft beer party is a great way to […]

Baywatch Movie Drinking Game

The Baywatch Drinking Game: CRAY-WATCH!

I’m always looking for a fun new drinking game. Maybe it’s because I’m from Oklahoma, the homeland of origin for the Tornado Drinking Game, where you watch the local weather forecasters and take a shot when they are getting overheated or loosening their ties. With the new Baywatch movie coming out soon, along with 242 […]