For 160 years, Minnesotans who love a sudsy pint of beer or bubbly mimosa while watching Sunday football had to make sure their liquor cabinet was stocked ahead of time. ”Blue laws” in twelve states prohibit the sale of liquor on Sundays: Alabama, Indiana, Minnesota, Mississippi, Montana, North Carolina, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, and West Virginia.
In a time when our nation seems to be divided about nearly everything, there’s still one thing we can totally agree on: We all love margaritas. Margaritas are the perfect combination of salty, sweet, and fantastically fruity. But what about those times when you aren’t feelin’ the fruit? Swap out that tequila with Mexico’s smoky signature […]
There’s no better way to relive your travel memories back home than by reminiscing over a beautiful bottle of wine from said location. Whether your next trip abroad is to Spain, Switzerland, or South Africa, you’ll more likely than not be yearning to bring some bottles back with you. We all know the anxiety of […]
Updated on February 17, 2017.
An Italian company called Asda is watering down Prosecco with Pinot Grigo. That’s right, the company is releasing a new white wine called “Progrigio,” which is exactly what it sounds like.
It’s President’s Day weekend and we all know what that means: Three. Day. Weekend. President’s Day is the federal holiday we celebrate on the third Monday in February to honor George Washington’s birthday, though the holiday’s significance has shifted to include all of our nation’s presidents. For such a patriotic weekend, we’re raising a glass of the […]
Updated on February 16, 2017.
Richard Overton, the world’s oldest World War II Veteran, is 110 years old. He has some pretty simple advice for living over 100 years. It’s really good advice too — boozy advice, our favorite kind! Overton says that smoking cigars, eating ice cream, and most importantly drinking whiskey-stiffened coffee, are the secrets to his longevity, according to […]
It’s 7 p.m. on a cold Monday night in December and I’m deeply skeptical. I’m in a swanky Upper East Side apartment with one of those elevators that opens right into a private residence. The scent of expensive perfume lingers in the air. A room full of impeccably clad wine professionals stand gathered around a […]
If your beer is not yellow, copper, or dark brown, then chances are, it’s probably red. Red ale is a popular style of beer throughout the world, especially in Belgium, Ireland, and America. As popular as red ales are, meshing them all into the same category under one definition is almost impossible. Starting with the closest to […]
What’s the best way to stay warm when the weather won’t seem to let up? We may be biased, but we’re all about turning up the heat in our glass to keep our bodies warm, and in our opinion, the spicier the drink, the better. We searched high and low for the spiciest kicks in […]