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Can Crappy Liquor Be Saved With A Flavor Infusion?

Can Crappy Liquor Be Saved With A Flavor Infusion?

When you buy a bottle of tequila that’s under ten bucks, isn’t super forthcoming with label information, but does bear the quote “It’s better to die on your feet than live on your knees,” you might be in for a rough time. Zapata Tequila Blanco—$12 at my local liquor store, but $9 online—is a mysterious bottle.

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The Overlooked History Of Black Mixology

The Overlooked History Of Black Mixology

Mixology as we know it today it isn’t quite a racially charged topic. In fact, where real social issues are concerned, the world of bartending seems safely innocuous: our “mixologist” stereotype a charming anachronism, maybe mustachioed and suspendered, or tattooed like a handsome pirate in overpriced flannel. He’s also, generally, white. Really.

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Lemme Upgrade Your Favorite College Drink

Lemme Upgrade Your Favorite College Drink

It doesn’t always happen the same way for every person. But it happens for all of us. Maybe you’re talking about how light your new vacuum cleaner is. Maybe you’re discussing the outrageous sodium content in soup. Maybe you make your first economical bulk toilet paper purchase. However it happens, something shifts in the wind, […]

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