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Drink Like a Lannister: 3 ‘Game of Thrones’ Cocktails for Season 7

Drink Like a Lannister: 3 ‘Game of Thrones’ Cocktails for Season 7

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, […]

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9 Classic Vodka Cocktails Everyone Should Know How to Make

9 Classic Vodka Cocktails Everyone Should Know How to Make

When it comes to sipping spirits, vodka might not be your first choice. But when it comes to creating cocktails, vodka is actually a bartender’s dream. Quality vodka should be colorless, odorless, and essentially tasteless, making it a perfect boozy addition to a number of different mixers. Everyone should know how to make a good vodka cocktail or […]

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We Asked 10 Bartenders: What’s the Most Overrated Drink?

We Asked 10 Bartenders: What’s the Most Overrated Drink?

Here at VinePair, we love getting you the inside scoop. In a profession like bartending, your average drink slinger is undoubtedly going to be opinionated about certain matters of the craft — and we’re dying to find out what’s going on behind that smile. Welcome to our Ask a Bartender Series, which picks apart what goes on inside the brains […]

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The Cocktail Industry Has a Sexual Assault Problem

The Cocktail Industry Has a Sexual Assault Problem

In the final months of 2016, more than a dozen hospitality industry professionals went public on social media with stories of sexual assault and sexual harassment perpetrated by colleagues. First came the website. In first-person accounts, 15 women wrote that they had been assaulted by one LA-based consultant and mentor; the website was called The Reality of Sexual […]

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