Drinking

4 Campari Cocktails You Can’t Miss

When it comes to classic aperitifs, none is more ubiquitous than Campari. Even for a brand that’s more than 150 years old, the classic Italian …

Cocktails

Here’s Why You’re More Likely To Hurt Yourself While Drinking Energy Drinks With Vodka

The dangers of mixing alcohol and caffeine have been apparent for quite a while, but now there’s some science behind it all to prove that mixing Red Bull with vodka is making you more susceptible to stupid behavior. The main risk behind mixing two of the most popular legal drugs on the market …

Alcohol

Mixing energy drinks with alcohol may make dangerous cocktail

Mixing caffeine-loaded energy drinks and booze could be a recipe for trouble, according to a new study that says the popular party duo ups the odds someone will get hurt.<p>Researchers in Canada analyzed results of 13 prior studies. Most reported a higher rate of injuries when alcohol was paired with …

Alcohol

Can Old Prescription Drugs Provide New Treatments for Alcoholism?

By scouring thousands of medications created for other conditions, a researcher wants to find pills that can help overcome addiction.<p>In <i>The Drinkers</i>, painted by Vincent van Gogh in 1890, three men and a child huddle around a table as they glug down whatever’s in the pitcher in front of them. Their …

Addiction

Booze Bill Heads to Governor’s Desk for Signature

Georgia brewers and distillers may soon be in for a celebratory toast<p>Proposed legislation that would bring Georgia alcohol sales into the 21st century is one step away from becoming law. A substitute version of <b>Senate Bill 85</b> has passed Senate and is headed to Governor Nathan Deal’s desk for final …

Atlanta

This Is What It’s Really Like To Be An Alcoholic In Your 20s

I think a lot of people, especially when they’re young, worry that they may have a drinking problem.<p>And that makes sense.<p>In college, there’s a huge …

Binge Drinking

A Book for Drinking Better and Dressing Well

There’s a bar in Melbourne called the Everleigh. It was started by one fellow named Michael Madrusan and another named Sasha Petraske. Yes, that …

Alcohol

Archeologists Just Discovered Hundreds of Liquor Bottles From WWI

The century-old alcohol belonged to British soldiers.<p>In a search for antiquities, Israeli archaeologists have unearthed a far more modern find — century-old liquor bottles that belonged to British soldiers in World War I.<p>The Israel Antiquities Authority said Wednesday it was excavating …

Archaeology

Liquor Up With This Crab and Whiskey Bisque Recipe

Crab and whiskey, together at last<p>There's a whole wide world of boozy foods out there: You can put vodka in your pasta, beer in your brisket, and …

Cooking

Basque Cider House Rules

You'll have more fun at a sagardotegi than you will at any bar.<p>Many European regions have seen their indigenous drinking culture coopted by the …

Cider

6 things that bartenders wish customers would stop doing

“I’ve had to break up fights, clean up piss, vomit and blood, and the tears of the drunken stragglers still sat at the bar after closing,” says …

Alcohol

Airline Mini Bottles Are This Home Bar’s Secret Weapon - Bloomberg

“I’m a little bit of a magpie,” Bossy says, explaining that she grew up collecting antiques. “I love beautiful, old things, and it’s hard for me to …

What’s the Point of Going to Space if You Don’t Make Booze?

Last week, Anheuser-Busch announced a plan to sponsor research aboard the International Space Station to learn how to someday serve beer to …

Nagpur Railway Cops Claim Rats Devoured 25 Kgs Of Marijuana Liquor From Police Godown

While it's very common for rats to devour sugar and other food items, Nagpur Government Railway Police believes that the rodents can also easily …

Liquor

Memorial gathering for chef Luigi Negroni, formerly of Carlucci

In the '80s and '90s, a handful of names dominated Chicago's Italian restaurant scene. Paul Bartolotta, Tony Mantuano, Peggy Ryan, Paul LoDuca, Nancy Brussat Barocci. And Luigi Negroni.<p>Negroni starred at the original Carlucci on Halsted Street, and under his tenure, Carlucci was one of the city's …

Negroni

Pride of Long Island | Whiskey Cocktails for Purists | Men's Journal

"I wanted to find something that could further integrate the nutty notes of the bourbon with the bittersweet notes of Campari," says Erick Castro, …

Long Island

Learn about Cuban cocktails at the National Archives

<b>TODAY</b><p><b>COCKTAILS FOR C-CAP:</b> Mixologists create special drinks to benefit the Washington D.C. region chapter of Careers through Culinary Arts Program (C-CAP). Through March 24. Prices vary. DBGB Kitchen and Bar, 931 H St. NW and Bobby Van’s Grill, 1201 New York Ave. NW. ccapinc.org.<p><b>THURSDAY</b><p><b>WINE CLASS:</b> …

Lifestyle

Top Decision-Makers Fuel Rise in ProWein Attendance, Organizers Say

And more news is breaking.<p>ProWein, the International Trade Fair for Wines and Spirits, reported a record-setting number of exhibitors and visitors at …

Wine

Minors cleared to serve alcohol at restaurants, grocery stores

The days of waiting in line at a Chicago supermarket to buy a six pack or a bottle of wine while the kid cashier calls his boss are about to end.To …

Alcohol

Where to Find the Best Matcha Cocktails in the Country

Between its long-running list of antioxidants, memory-boosting bonuses and natural levels of caffeine, there’s much to love about matcha, the vibrant …

Beverages

Brewing Efficiency in All-Grain Brews

Low original gravity and low efficiency numbers are often a problem for new all-grain brewers. Once you understand that “efficiency” quantifies how …

Beer

Shaken not stirred: The drinks of James Bond - delicious. magazine

James Bond is one of fiction’s most infamous drinkers – on film, he has a drink on average every ten minutes and 53 seconds.<p>Ian Fleming made sure …

Casino Royale

La Mort Bourbon Returns From Black Raven Brewing

Black Raven Brewing Company (CBM Sponsor) makes lots of excellent beers. Their popular Kitty Kat Blues was recently added to their year-round lineup …

Beer

My Berlin Kneipe

Image author's own<p>Most of us have heard about Berlin's legendary nightlife. Walking through this soggy city I feel like its reputation precedes it somewhat, and I wonder if every dour building under the grey and overcast sky might contain some weird and whacky alcohol-fuelled dungeon. I'm sure …

Berlin

Whiskey Cocktails for Purists | Men's Journal

If the Manhattan or Old Fashioned teaches us anything, it’s that with whiskey cocktails, less is always more. That's why we tapped top bartenders …

The Rum Also Rises

If the word <i>daiquiri</i> immediately evokes unpleasant memories of syrupy, umbrella-laden frozen drinks and spring break trips gone wrong, we've got news …

Cocktails

Can the Man Behind Fireball Do It Again With Tequila? - Bloomberg

The man who helped turn Fireball Cinnamon Whisky into one of the fastest-growing alcohol brands of the past decade is hoping to duplicate that …

Tequila

Fans of Red Bull and Vodka Take a Big Risk, Scientists Warn

To the drunk brain, rationalizing another order of a Red Bull and vodka is easy. Alcohol makes the brain too hazy to party, and a jolt of caffeine …

Alcohol

13 ways to sneak alcohol into a festival this summer

How to get spirits into a camp site without getting caught<p>For a lot of us, the dream summer weekend is spent dancing in a muddy field with a can of Red Stripe and some sequins on.<p>But now that festivals are getting more and more strict about bringing your own alcohol onto the site, <i>some</i> people are …

Alcohol

You Should Day Drink

I see you in your yoga pants, carrying your grocery bags. I see you sitting there reading a book on your stoop, raising an eyebrow. I see the corner …

Alcohol