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This Beer has a Secret Aphrodisiac Ingredient

This Beer has a Secret Aphrodisiac Ingredient

Drop the oysters, chocolate, and red wine, because there’s a new aphrodisiac in town: Watercress Warrior Pilsner from the English Cerne Abbas Brewery. The watercress warrior isn’t shy about it’s intention. On the front label of the boner beer, there’s a drawing of a fully erect man holding a club and some hops. The brewery’s […]

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These are the top 5 Breweries in New York

These are the top 5 Breweries in New York

New York state has more than 320 breweries — some 200 of which opened in the last five years. Which got New York Governor Andrew Cuomo thinking, “Which one’s the best?” That led to the Taste NY Craft Beer Challenge and a public poll of 170 breweries from May 1 to May 12. Now the […]

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Burger King Wants You To Have a Beer With Your Burger

Burger King Wants You To Have a Beer With Your Burger

Lunchtime just got a whole lot more exciting– that is, if you dabble in the occasional guilty pleasure of fast food. According to Eater, a midtown-based Burger King, located in the Garment District of Manhattan, has recently applied for its liquor license, with intentions of adding beer to its beverage menu.

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Study: You’re not a Mean Drunk, You’re Just Mean

Study: You’re not a Mean Drunk, You’re Just Mean

Perhaps you think a couple drinks improves your mood. Perhaps you think you’re much funnier when you’re drunk, or perhaps you’re scared that you’re much meaner when you’re drunk. Turns out you’re not. You’re just you. A new study done by psychologists at the University of Missouri found that all of the “changes” in our […]

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The Italian Gov’t Is Giving Away A Castle In Wine Country

The Italian Gov’t Is Giving Away A Castle In Wine Country

The small Province of Gorizia in northern Italy is located in the countryside where Friuli-Venezia Giulia wine is made. Terraced vineyards trace the hills right next to Slovenia. It’s a breathtakingly gorgeous location, and now, you can own a castle in Gorizia for free. Yes, free. That castle in the picture above is being given […]

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How to Make Whiskey, Explained

How to Make Whiskey, Explained

Drinking whiskey is an enjoyable experience. Now that I’ve stated the obvious, you should also know that drinking whiskey while knowing exactly what you’re drinking at a molecular level is extremely enjoyable. And thanks to PBS and the American Chemical Society, knowing what’s in your whiskey has never been easier.

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Pub Gives 100-Year-Old Man Free Beer For Life

Pub Gives 100-Year-Old Man Free Beer For Life

Anyone who lives long enough to celebrate their 100th birthday deserves a prize. And for a certain type of 100 year old, only one prize will do: free beer for life. That’s what Arthur Johnson, a resident of Chorlton, England, got from the Bowling Green pub for his 100th birthday. Nearly every day for the […]

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