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The Best Mini Liquor Bottle Stocking Stuffers, Ranked

What 50 milliliter liquor bottles make the best stocking stuffers? We ranked some of the best-known brands on the market.<p>As we grow older, the …

New Hampshire

Stout Cocktail: Back in Black

With their inherently bold and bitter qualities, stout and coffee have always been a natural pair, and in this cocktail they get an extra boost from …

Cocktails

Bartenders' Picks: The 3 Best Budget Bottles of Tequila

<i>So, you want to stock the home bar with a decent selection of spirits but you don't want to blow the bank. We hear you. That's why we've gone to</i> …

Alcohol

This Tattoo Artist Is Turning Mastectomy Scars Into Art

Holly Feneht of the Gilded Lily in Santa Clarita, CA, is giving breast cancer survivors a fresh (and colorful) start.

After Irma: Caribbean Tourism, Island by Island

Some of the most idyllic — and tourism-dependent — destinations in the Caribbean have been crippled in the wake of one of the most powerful Atlantic basin storms ever recorded.<p>Ferocious storms are nothing new to these islands, but Hurricane Irma, with its 185-mile-per-hour winds, was catastrophic. …

Caribbean

The Ten Best Dark Rums To Try For National Rum Day

The taste of rum is a sweet kiss from a far off land. There’s a little sand, salt, and sea in every bottle — reminders of the spirit’s long history with pirates, navies, and centuries of exploration (and brutal colonization). It’s the upcycled outcome of the sugar industry, discovered when African …

Royal Navy

Bartenders Tell Us Which Tequilas Are The Best Value For Your Money

For a long time, there was a negative stigma surrounding tequila in America (the rest of the world has known how good tequila is for a long time). Here in the U.S., it was seen as the drink of frat boys, partiers, and middle-aged women guzzling high-proof margaritas. Tequila wasn’t a drink to be …

Cocktails

We’ll Always Love You, Henri Matisse, Fauvism Be Damned

Much has been made of Henri Matisse’s use of color, and much should be. Arguably the most adventurous colorist in the history of art, the artist’s palettes improved upon peak foliage, peak blooms, and the many feathers in a peacock’s plume. The painterly equivalent of a pregnant lady’s incongruous …

Download 200+ Belle Époque Art Posters: An Archive of Masterpieces from the “Golden Age of the Poster” (1880-1918)

Europe at the end of the nineteenth century and beginning of the twentieth: what a time and place to be alive. Or rather, what a time and place to be …

Art

Get your party on: Puerto Rico's best festivals

It’s rare for a traveler to come to Puerto Rico and not stumble upon a festival. These high-spirited celebrations of local music, food and drink are deeply sewn into the island’s cultural fabric, celebrating everything from coffee-making and exotic flowers to salsa dancing and indigenous culture. …

Puerto Rico

The art of the sunrise and sunset: How the greats have captured Nature’s finest display

A truly spectacular sunrise or sunset is one of Nature’s greatest achievements. Jay Griffiths explores our timeless desire to capture them in words, …

How Logos Became the Most Important Quarter-Inch in Business

Suppose Uber—to pick a random example of a distinctly digital-era company—had been founded in 1909. Obviously it would have had a different business …

Graphic Design

7 sipping rums that are perfect for summer

Rum is not the new whiskey. Rum is rum, and it is delicious — or at least it can be. Made from sugar cane and most often mixed with molasses, rum naturally has some sweetness to it. Some critics may characterize it as too sweet, but what often gives rum its cloying sweetness is actually a chaser, …

Delia Cabe's "Storied Bars of New York": A field guide to historic writerly watering holes and their signature cocktails

For some, a thrill crawls along the skin and up the spine when sitting down in a bar of historic importance. No regular drink shall be consumed, but one accompanied by the rarefied air shared with those who came before. Writers understand this wholeheartedly and as so many literary figures haunted …

The Complete Guide To Every Type Of Martini | Different Types Of Martinis

The Complete Guide to Every Type of Martini<p>2 minute Read<p>Despite the new craze for craft cocktails and mixologist creations, sometimes it’s best to …

These are the 20 Best Cocktails, According to 22,000 Drinkers

/ @nickolaushines<br>Updated on2017-05-22<p>The people have spoken: The Margarita is the best cocktail in the world. Well, according to 2,500 people and …

The Most Expensive Cocktails in the World

If you're looking to fritter away a small fortune, you may want to peruse the bar menus of some of the more exclusive hot spots around the globe. The thousand-dollar-and-over cocktail club is an elite group of spirits that will cost you no less than 10 Franklin notes and can be found on five …

Engagement Rings

Paul Gauguin | Contes Barbares (Primitive Tales) (1902)

The 15 Best Tequilas to Mix and Sip this Cinco de Mayo

Skip the shots—these are tequilas worth taking your time<p>Put down the shot glass (for now, at least). In America, tequila’s had a longstanding …

The Best Local Breweries in the U.S.

At these breweries, every day is National Beer Day.<p>Looking for a way to celebrate National Beer Day, which falls on April 7 each year? Look no …

Alcohol

A Cloud That Rains Tequila

(Image credit: Urban Spree)<p>Tequila Cloud is an art installation that is a cloud made of tequila, that rains tequila on command. In case you're …

Tequila

This is how much you should spend on a bottle of wine to get the best value for money

A wine expert calls it the 'sweet spot'<p>How much we're willing to spend on a bottle of wine seems to increase along with our age. During the Uni years, if we had to spend over £3.49 on a bottle of white wine we weren't very happy about it but now, can just about live with spending anything up to …

Drink in Mardi Gras with a Hurricane Snow Cone

The iconic New Orleans cocktail is jazzed up in snow-cone format, adding an extra dash of lemon and lime to aged rum and passion fruit for a tart …

Oscar inspired cocktail recipes from Beautiful Booze

Cocktail extraordinaire and expert Natalie Migliarini runs the wildly popular blog Beautiful Booze. You can think of her as a cocktail stylist.<p>So for …

9 Incredible Countries Where You Can Live for Under $1,000 a Month

Travel widely enough, and you'll notice something about the Americans you encounter abroad. While the people I know in the States are too often …

National Drink Wine Day 2017 Quotes: 13 Sayings To Celebrate The Vino-Themed Holiday

Saturday marks a wonderful holiday... and that's not just the wine talking. It's National Drink Wine Day 2017 on Saturday, which is just about the …

Red Stripe Brewery, Kingston: An inside look at the Jamaican beer brand's restored brewery

Consumers place a premium on authenticity these days, especially when it comes to food and drink. So back in 2015 when a few avid Red Stripe Beer drinkers found out that the "Jamaican Style Lager" had been produced in Pennsylvania for three years, they filed a class action lawsuit for being …

Caribbean

Adrift in a dreamworld – the genius of Michael Andrews makes us doubt our own eyes

He left behind 1950s Soho to spraypaint wondrous landscapes full of rocks, shadows and mystery. This show finally captures the brilliance of Michael Andrews<p>In his painting The Colony Room I, Michael Andrews pays homage to two giants of British art. You can’t miss them. One is a short, orange-haired …

Art

20 Booze Festivals to Hit Up in 2017

20 Booze Festivals to Hit Up in 2017<p>There’s more to attending a booze festival than the unlimited drinks. Depending on which you choose, you’ll stay …

Drink Local: Farm-to-Glass Distilleries

Check out these brands that not only make their own spirits from scratch but also grow the base ingredients.<p>Taking a page from the locavore food …

Hudson Valley