Drinking

'Whiskey Tequila' Is a Real Liquor Made by Penthouse (Yes, That Penthouse)

Not tequila aged in whiskey barrels—we’re talking about a straight blend of whiskey and tequila<p>Great ideas might not take the world by storm right …

Liquor

10 Of The Most Expensive Cocktails In The World That’ll Burn A Hole In Your Wallet & Your Liver

One easy way to curb your drinking is to only indulge in quality liquor. The hole in your wallet will offset the hole in your liver. The rich and …

Cocktails

Westbrook Lemon Cucumber Gose is slated for cans

<i>Westbrook Lemon Cucumber Gose could be released in cans in the near future.</i><p>The Mount Pleasant, South Carolina based brewery’s base Gose might be one …

Central Square Booze Crawl: Beers and Soccer at a Cambridge Classic, Followed by Skee-Ball and Liquor

<i>Welcome back to</i> <i>Food Crawls</i><i>, a series in which Eater Boston staffers guide you (virtually) on various food (and booze) crawls in the Boston area.</i><p><i>When we go out, we often find ourselves wanting to try more than one restaurant or bar at a time — a drink and a snack here, another drink and perhaps a</i> …

Boston

Alcohol-related assaults in NT rise despite introduction of banned drinker register

The number of alcohol-related assaults in the Northern Territory has gone up despite the re-introduction of the Gunner Government's banned drinker …

Alcohol

Craft Beer Is the Strangest, Happiest Economic Story in America

Corporate goliaths are taking over the U.S. economy. Yet small breweries are thriving. Why?<p>The monopolies are coming. In almost every economic sector, including television, books, music, groceries, pharmacies, and advertising, a handful of companies control a prodigious share of the market.<p>The beer …

Beer

The UK's first completely natural gin range is big on flower power

There are three delicious flavours!<p>Gin lovers, there is now a new type of tonic's best friend you can delight your taste buds with, and it is …

This is what happens to your body when you stop drinking alcohol

If the January blues weren't depressing enough thanks to the dark mornings, early evenings and going back to work minus festive spirit, you might also be braving Dry January.<p>It's common knowledge that excess drinking puts our bodies under a lot of strain, so it's no wonder that many of us are …

Wellness

FOMO Beers, and The Alternatives

“Can you imagine standing in line for beer?” I asked a friend recently.<p>I can’t, at least, not outside the context of a festival or a particularly …

India Pale Ale

From mother's ruin to modern tipple: how the UK rediscovered gin

Scourge of Hogarth’s London has been transformed 260 years later into booming craft industry<p>Gin parties, gin menus, ginvent calendars and even a Ginstitute hotel: the UK’s renewed passion for all things gin is fast creating a whole new industry.<p>There are 315 distilleries in Britain – more than …

Business

Cambodian rum might be the best drink you've never even heard of

Rum tends to evoke images of seafaring pirates. Or perhaps of azure seas and daiquiris and colorful colonial architecture. The vast majority of the …

Liquor

This Is What Made Me Take A Closer Look At My Drinking Habits

I’m going for full transparency — and I have to admit, I have some reservations about opening up on this topic — but I’m going to take a deep breath …

Alcohol

What's in a Long Island Iced Tea? Surprisingly, Not Tea

Here's What's Actually in a Long Island Iced Tea<p>Spoiler alert: not iced tea.<p>January 18, 2018<p>I'm not a huge drinker, but since I started university …

Alcohol

This Company Will Craft a Beer Designed Entirely by You

<i>“When I die, I want to decompose in a barrel of porter and have it served in all the pubs in Dublin. I wonder would they know it was me?”</i><p>Credit that …

Shipment Of Molasses Begins Turning Into Rum

Rum and sea travel is supposed to be a good thing—at least, if we take our pal Captain Jack Sparrow’s always logical and reasonable advice. But maybe …

Liquor

U.S. Government Could Tighten Drinking and Driving Laws in Hope of Reducing Enormous Death Toll

Drinking and driving laws in the U.S. could soon become stricter. A new government commissioned report suggests that the limit on the concentration …

Alcohol

Fine wine investment: sparkling potential

We have been promising our diligent readers a closer look at Champagne partly because that sector had a pretty decent year in 2017 and partly because …

Wine

The Best Hangover Cures From Around The World

Thirsty Thursdays always turn into Cure-Me Fridays.<p>January 18, 2018<p>How many of you woke up in the morning with a horrible headache, nausea, and …

Alcohol

Dry-Fi January: why limiting your social media activity is a good idea

Beer Alert – New Imperial Stouts, Winter Seasonals And India Pale Ales!

Winter meet spring in our latest collection of new beers for 2018…And we’ve five intoxicating craft beer directions that you might want to consider …

India Pale Ale

Cure Your Hangover with Mexico’s Original Energy Drink

Egg-and-cheese is for chumps. Straight-from-the-udder raw milk mixed with booze is where it's at.<p>If getting up at the crack of dawn after a big night out sounds like your idea of a good time, then rural Jalisco has the hangover cure for you. It’s the <i>pajarete</i>, a White-Russian-esque combo that should …

Alcohol

Inside the Mind of a Drunk With the Munchies

Why does booze make us so ravenous?All I remember is that it was purple.When you visit Portland, Oregon, there are a handful of culinary experiences …

For Men

The World's Most Valuable Distiller Is Running Out of Liquor

You know you’re in Maotai when you smell it. The picturesque town of about 100,000 in southwestern China is home to the world’s most valuable liquor …

Business

Does Bigger Ice Make For Better Cocktails?

All the tools and tricks you’ll need to construct trendily enormous ice cubes at home<p>The cocktail revolution is still booming, and ice is playing an outsize role. In dimly lit bars across the country, you’ll find mammoth cubes dominating Old Fashioneds and jumbo spheres bobbing in Negronis. “If you …

12 Refreshing Moscow Mule Recipes That Have Us Dreaming of Summer

Cheers to warmer weather!<p>Moscow mules are one of the trendiest drinks out there. When served in copper mugs (a.k.a. mason jars 2.0), these vodka-based cocktails are a stunner at any cocktail party — or summer picnic.<p><b>What you'll need:</b> copper mugs ($18 for 4, amazon.com)

Cocktails

Shining a Light on Pale Malt Flavors

A favorite travel ritual is the arrival of that beautiful rainbow of tiny glasses of beer stacked on the sampler board of a newly visited brewpub. …

What The Way You Drink A Cocktail Says About Your Personality

When you're enjoying a cocktail with friends, that last thing you're thinking about is the way you're drinking it.<p>But according to body language …

Alcohol

Celebrating diversity, Bell’s Sparkleberry Ale will debut in June

<i>Bell’s Sparkleberry Ale is slated for 16-ounce cans in June 2018.</i>This fruit-forward release first debuted in 2013 in honor of the Kalamazoo, Michigan …

Threeesome Tollbooth is a Speakeasy Bar for Three in Brooklyn

Going small is all the rage, from micro apartments to micro museums. Launched quietly in 2017, there’s also New York City’s smallest speakeasy, …

Alcohol

How Many Drinks Could You Have If Blood Alcohol Limit Is Lowered?

To help combat drunk-driving deaths, the legal limit for a person's blood alcohol level while driving should be lowered from 0.08 to 0.05 percent, …

Alcohol