drinks

drinks

Lots of Gross People Apparently Refill Minibar Bottles with Their Own Pee

A survey reveals that YOU ARE ALL GROSS.
Jelisa Castrodale
9.13.18
straws

What the Plastic Straw Controversy Means for Bars

The seemingly innocuous plastic straw has found itself at the center of a greater cultural war
Al Sotack
9.12.18
Booze

How We Came to Live in an Era of Very Strange Booze Flavors

Tabasco-aged whiskey. Mushroom-blueberry cordial. Chai-spiked amaro. But why?
Tara Nurin
8.31.18
Booze

How Utah's Old-School Liquor Laws Forced Bartenders to Get Creative

America's driest state is a breeding ground for inventive cocktails reimagined out of necessity.
Dan Q. Dao
8.23.18
Booze

A Car Bomb Drink That Even Your Bartender Respects

It’s invigorating in all the ways you want from a Jäger Bomb, but with none of the sugar, aftertaste, or judgment.
Eric Kingrea
8.8.18
oh dear

Flaming Cocktail Injures 2 Diners at Gordon Ramsay's Las Vegas Restaurant

The hell-themed restaurant's menu includes $14 cocktails with names like “Meet Your Maker,” “Smoke on the Blvd” and, of course, “The Pitchfork.”
Jelisa Castrodale
8.7.18
Booze

This Bartender's Futuristic Drinks Raise Awareness About Endangered Animals

Using centrifuges and specially designed molecular gastronomy equipment, a Boston bartender is putting disappearing species' causes on the menu.
Luke O'Neil
7.31.18
bars

Assistant Fire Chief Ordered On-Duty Firefighters to Build Elaborate Tiki Bar in His Yard

Apparently, the state auditor does NOT like piña coladas and getting caught in the rain, because the chief is now suspended.
Jelisa Castrodale
7.25.18
Recipe

Sherry Mojito Recipe

This easy drink is easy to drink.
Sam Clements
7.6.18
soda

Soda Company Founder Insists That His 'Not See Kola' Has Nothing to Do With Nazis

Disregard the Reichsadler on the label.
Jelisa Castrodale
6.13.18
drinks

This DJ Turned Bespoke Ice Cubes Into a Career

"I think the cubes are very mesmerizing objects to have in your drink, and it kind of brings up all these questions: How did it get in there? How is it floating?"
Natalie B. Compton
5.24.18
sour grapes

A Desperate Plea for Everyone I Know to Stop Hoarding Old Jars

In this edition of Sour Grapes, we explore the phenomenon of people who feel the need to save and drink out of crusty spaghetti sauce jars.
Chason Gordon
5.11.18