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Olive-Oil Washed Martini

This spin on a classic Martini uses an olive oil wash to lend extra richness to the drink.<p>2 oz. oil-washed vodka<br>1/5 oz. dry vermouth<br>dash orange …

So You Want to Write a Cocktail Book...

If you're considering writing a cocktail book, you've probably already started doing some research about how the process usually works. You probably already know, for example, that you should start by writing a book proposal. You then take the proposal to an agent (or two or three or ten) and shop …

Drink This Now: Smoky Beer Sangrita

More<p>BEER!<p>We love it. And you've voted. See which is the best American beer city.<p>Sangrita, the spicy tomato and citrus shooter that accompanies a shot of tequila, is a refreshing burst of flavor that shouldn't be confined as a chaser in the world of drinking. For a lighter style cocktail that you …

How To Make Simple Syrup

I was at my local Yuppie-Hippie market and saw that you can actually buy Simple Syrup for cocktails. Like, pre-made, with a label and everything. A …

DRINKER | On "Amer Picon", The Very Rare Bottle That Every Cocktail Aficionado Wants

by Shaun Layton | Ask the majority of North American bartenders if you can bring them back a liquid gift from Europe and the unanimous response will …

Ask A Bartender: Good Substitutes for Expensive Spirits

Are more expensive spirits <i>usually</i> better than the bottom-shelf stuff? Sure. But price doesn't always indicate true quality, and sometimes, we just don't have the budget for lots of fancy spirits. We asked bartenders around the country: Which bottles do you find great substitutes for more expensive …

Dogfish Head Craft Brewery releases wasabi brew

Dogfish Head Craft Brewery founder Sam Calagione is well known for his willingness to experiment with offbeat ingredients and his love of music.<p>The …

How to Negotiate: Negotiation Tips to Get the Best Bargain | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s Note: This is a guest post by Tyler Tervooren of Advanced Riskology.</i><p>“It’s learning how to negotiate to keep both sides happy – whether it’s …

Is craft beer really a good business bet?

The craft beer business is booming, but one of the nation's biggest alcoholic beverage companies has no plans to get in on the action.<p>Rob Sands, chief executive of beer and wine distributor Constellation Brands (STZ), is not interested in buying up any of the nearly 2,500 craft breweries that have …

What Are the Most Unexpected Brewery Cities in the U.S.?

<i>A:</i><p>Portland, Denver, San Francisco, Seattle, and Milwaukee might be the U.S.’s most widely acknowledged beer cities, but don’t discount the underdogs. Here are five unexpected brewery towns worth rooting for.<p>Albuquerque, New Mexico<p>Marble Brewery (Alejandro de la Cruz/Flickr)<p>With two dozen breweries …

Sriracha Vodka Is Here to Napalm Your Liver

I’m not going to lie: Flavored vodkas are almost always an alcoholic abomination and should be razed from the this Earth. But then again, every once in a while a compelling flavor comes along. UV has just come out with a Sriracha Vodka. We're intrigued despite ourselves.<p>I once tried the world's …

Upcoming Documentary About Running and Beer

A new film will tell the story of the Philadelphia-based Fishtown Beer Runners and the science behind drinking and exercise recovery.<p>Beer: It’s the preferred recovery drink of many runners, and arguably a cornerstone of the pre-race carbo-loading process.<p>While beer and running have long been …

Homebrewing Finally Legal In All 50 States

As Mississippi’s ban on homebrewing was lifted today, for the first time since Prohibition made brewing illegal in 1919, homebrewing is finally …

Doh! Government Proposal Could Make Beer Prices Soar

There’s a lot to hate about changes proposed by the FDA, which could push prices higher not only for beer, but for milk and meat as well. The new …

Two tips for buying the best tasting beer no matter where you shop

We had some tips this week for wines to pick up while shopping at Target, and that got me thinking about the places that I buy beer. Sure, you can find selections of craft beer at gas stations, bodegas and even Target now, but getting good bottles is a little more tricky than just going with …

How To Drink Beer All Night Without Getting Drunk

Jim Koch is a man who knows a thing or twenty about beer- he's the founder of the Boston Beer company, he helped design the Perfect Pint glass and …

4 Marine Corps Leadership Lessons | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s Note: This is a guest post from Jeff Clement.</i><p>I did two deployments to Afghanistan as a US Marine Corps logistics officer, and led hundreds …

What Marijuana Might Do to Your Brain

The latest research suggests a link between the drug and laziness. But is the occasional puff okay?<p>The stoner character may be more than stereotype: Smoking pot may actually make you lazy. Occasional marijuana use can affect your motivation, according to a recent study from Harvard Medical …

3 Apps That Can Give You a Dose of Inspiration

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>There comes a time in every entrepreneur’s life when they need a little kick of inspiration. If you’re feeling your resolutions starting to wear down with the realities of daily life, it might be time to consider some motivational …

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