cocktails

The Mystery Behind Who Really Created The Margarita

The Mystery Behind Who Really Created The Margarita

The margarita is often hailed as the quintessential ”Mexican” cocktail, but just like cerveza, the origins of the drink are not definitively Mexican. Simply put, no one knows who dreamed up this delicious cocktail – but the stories behind the invention of the margarita are pretty colorful, even though only some of them actually take place […]

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How To Decode A Cocktail Menu

How To Decode A Cocktail Menu

Have you ever entered an ambient cocktail bar, taken your coat off, smiled coyly at your date, then been handed over the menu only to realize you have no idea what you’re reading? You’re not alone. With the craft cocktail boom in full force, drinks have started to use increasingly esoteric ingredients and mixing terminology. […]

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Here’s How You Drink Like Royalty Without Splurging

Here’s How You Drink Like Royalty Without Splurging

As proven by the thefts and hysteria surrounding the limited release of 23-year-old Pappy Van Winkle bourbon, people will go to great lengths to get their hands on a hyped up, pricey bottle of booze. While there’s no doubt a high price tag can up the appeal of an alcoholic beverage, there are plenty of […]

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America’s Best Drinking Town: New Orleans

America’s Best Drinking Town: New Orleans

America is undergoing a drinking revolution. Across the board, people are seeking out great drinks, from delicious cocktails to pleasing glasses of wine and creative craft beer. And helping to lead the way in this drinking renaissance are some of America’s greatest cities. Everyone thinks their town is the best drinking town in America, but […]

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