Drew McMahon

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A Whisky for Every Budget: 8 Single Malt Scotches to Know and Love

A few decades ago, when single malts were few and serious whisky nerds were even fewer, it used to be so simple: You could waltz into a liquor store, scan the small selection of bottles in the Scotch section, pick the fanciest-looking one you could afford, and be done with your holiday booze …

Drink Recipes: How to Make a Santa's Little Helper Cocktail

This is the real secret to Santa's success. (And you thought it was milk and cookies.)<p>We could all use some extra help around the holidays. Follow in …

On the Sauce: Hibiscus Gin Cocktail

Prepare to taste spring in a glass.<p>Similar to last week, when we infused vodka with strawberries, we're extracting the flavor from hibiscus florets …

Cocktails

The Key to Crystal-Clear Cocktails? Milk. (Really.)

Published December 04, 2016<p>We look to the science of a centuries-old technique for a modern twist on cocktails.<p>The key to this completely clear, …

The Long Thailand Iced Tea

Combine one infamous cocktail with one beloved caffeinated beverage, and what do you get (besides a possible two-day hangover)? A Long Thailand Iced …

These Are The 10 Cocktail Trends To Follow Right Now

<i>Brian Quinn is an experiential event producer and cocktail writer. He is the cofounder of the Noble Rot, an underground supper club for wine, dubbed</i> …

San Antonio

Baked Apple Pie Dumplings

Snuggle up for Fall with these Apple Pie Dumplings!

19 Austin Bartenders Confess Dessert Cocktail Secrets

Austin bartenders know how to pour up boozy creations for any occasion, including dessert. In light of Sweet Week, Eater asked bartenders all over the city about their favorite sweet(er) spirits, cocktails, and coffee concoctions. From six year old brandy to Coke, these experts spilled the …

11 Spooky and Totally Tasty Halloween Cocktails

Halloween may be on a Monday this year, but that doesn't mean you can't have a Halloween party on the weekend or even enjoy a few fun cocktails the …

Here's the One Simple Formula You Need to Make Dozens of the World's Best Cocktails

Why equal-parts cocktails are your new secret weapon.<p>Drinking is easy, but making cocktails can be complicated: What’s a jigger? Is that shrub really …

How to Make a Better D&D Dungeon by Playing Baldur’s Gate

It’s hard to make a good D&D dungeon. Geek & Sundry always strives to give good DMing tips. Seriously, we throw ‘em around like candy. But we don’t …

Why I Watch People Play Videogames on the Internet

When I was a kid, I watched my older brother play horror games like <i>Resident Evil</i>, or <i>Silent Hill</i>. Young me was fascinated by these, but didn't want to …

The Stranger Sex: Subverting Gendered Tropes in Stranger Things

<i>Editor’s Note: Spoilers for</i> Stranger Things <i>follow.</i><p>Now and again, a show comes along that reminds you that strong female characters are not a …

The SHAZAM Movie Will Exist in the DC Universe on its Own Terms

For the better part of a decade, Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson has been eagerly talking up his desire to star in a <i>Shazam</i> movie, and it’s going to be at …

We Made an Alternative 'Stranger Things' Soundtrack Full of Synth-Heavy, Supernatural Selections

Can't live without your new favourite TV show? Here are some inspired choices to take you back to 1980s Indiana.<p>One of the nicest, most bewildering things about the near-universal love that <i>Stranger Things</i> received was the adulation poured upon the music across the opening credits. Appearing for …

What is Switchel?

We know what you’re thinking, ‘Switch-a-what?!’ It has a strange name, and we won’t lie, the combination of ingredients in this drink are a bit odd, …

DIY GALAXY MIRROR CAKE!

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For millennial voters, the Clinton vs. Trump choice ‘feels like a joke’

By Philip Rucker<p>, Reporter<p><i>This article was reported by Philip Rucker in Fort Collins, Colo.; Robert Costa in Madison, Wis.; Abby Phillip in Austin and Fort Worth; John Wagner in Washington; Dan Balz in Palo Alto, Calif., and Seaside, Calif.; and Isaac Stanley-Becker in Goldsboro, N.C., and Norfolk,</i> …

Government

Suam Na Mais

<i>Suam Na Mais is a must during rainy days. It’s a very flavorful soup you can eat as is or with rice.</i>One of the soups that I’ve come to love growing …

More Vampire: The Masquerade - Bloodlines sequel hints as Paradox surveys RPG players

There has been much consternation as to whether Vampire: The Masquerade - Bloodlines will receive the sequel its small but fierce band of loyal fans …

Depression, violence, anxiety: the problem with the phrase ‘be a man’

Are dangerous ideas about masculinity leading to increased violent crime and suicide? Eva Wiseman talks to the director of a new documentary – and three men discuss their experiences<p>The most dangerous phrase in the English language is “be a man”. To be a man today, says film-maker Jennifer Siebel …

4 Things You Must Do to Achieve 7% Body Fat

1 of 5<p>The Plan<p>If it’s a flat belly, a better all-around diet, and a stronger heart you’re after this year, we’ve got you covered. But if you’ve got …

Putting the magic back into magic in fantasy games

There are few things less surprising about most fantasy games than how they portray magic, which is a pretty depressing state of affairs given that …

Why You Shouldn’t Want To Always Be Happy

In the 1990s, a psychologist named Martin Seligman led the positive psychology movement, which placed the study of human happiness squarely at the …

Happiness

11 Books Cocktail Lovers Will Dig This Summer - Pictures - Chowhound

When it comes to juicy summer reads for cocktail lovers, there's a lot to drink in. We mixed it up a bit with new and old offerings, a handful of …

Books

PUNCH | Meet the New Martini

“If a restaurant can only make one good cocktail, it should be a Martini,” says Will Elliott, bar director for Sauvage, a newly opened restaurant in …

Drunk Tank: 20 Home Bar Essentials

Alcohol<p><b>Drink Up:</b> The booze you choose is entirely up to your own tastes and discretion, but we’re going to suggest you start off with a quality …

Charles Dickens was an inveterate punch-maker; here's how to make his holiday drink of choice

It doesn't matter how stubbornly balmy the weather stays in Florida, holidays are holidays, dammit, and December calls for Dickens.<p>There are so many …

Absinthe Used to Be Malaria Medicine: The Secret Medical History of Cocktails

Créme de menthe settled rebellious stomachs and absinthe fended off malaria. This is the secret medical history of the speakeasy cocktails we've come to know and love.<p>"We don't create cocktails now to cure venereal diseases or to relieve gout, but there's that history there," says <b>Matthew Rowley</b>, …