I scream, you scream, we all scream for boozy Häagen Dazs ice cream. The storied ice cream brand is venturing into alcohol with a “Spirits” line of ice cream: Rum Vanilla Caramel Blondie, Whiskey Chocolate Truffle, Irish Cream Coffee & Biscotti, Vodka Key Lime Pie, and Rum Ginger Cookie. Essentially Häagen Dazs just made a […]
Everyone loves an underdog, and for brewers, that means underrated beers. Every brewery has a house style, but a lot of times, it’s that underrated style that brewers love most. We spoke with 11 brewers about what they think the most underrated beer style is. Here are their responses. “Browns. We brew an American Brown […]
New York City’s best bartenders don’t have a lot of time off. But when they do get a chance to go out, they know the best bars, the best places to eat, and all the late-night spots. In VinePair’s new Night Out series, we’ll be speaking with some of the top bartenders in the city […]
Creating a cocktail that represents a person or character is an art. An imperfect art, but an art nonetheless. It’s a blend of understanding people and characters, and a confident knowledge of what makes a cocktail sing. Tommy Warren, the head bartender at Manhattan’s Bedford and Co. and the man behind the bar’s Writer’s Collection, […]
Updated on 2017-07-13.
Jury duty can be a drag. It’s our civic duty and privilege as Americans to serve on (and be judged by) a jury of our peers, but it’s time consuming and often tedious. Just don’t try and ease the boredom with a beer. A 23-year-old man in Tyler, Texas, learned that the hard way after […]
We’re living in a visual era. Emojis fill text messages, tweets, and Instagram captions as if people are reverting to some sort of digital version of pyramid hieroglyphics. And the way we communicate about alcohol is no different. There are nine common alcohol emojis: the Martini glass, tiki glass, wine glass, sake carafe, beer mug, […]
It’s impossible for everyone to care about craft beer, no matter how much outright devotion craft beer fans on the internet have for independent breweries.
I’m drinking Hennessy Paradis Imperial at the Hennessy headquarters in New York City and it’s luminous. Light yet structured, strong yet elegant, the Cognac is a blend of liquids up to 130 years old (it takes around nine bottles of wine to make one bottle of cognac). The problem is, there will never be another Cognac like the […]
Updated on 2017-07-11.
Traveling through the airport can be a hassle. There’s security, lines, security, more lines, then (not all the time but far too often) there’s delays. So packing light is a necessity so you have to check as little bags as possible. One Australian man took that advice to heart and packed the number one thing […]