There is a time and place for every drink, be it a complex creation featuring a laundry list of rare ingredients, or simple, two-bottle affair. For moments when only the latter will do, we’ve got you covered. We compiled 20 of the best two-ingredient cocktails. Gin, tequila, vodka, whiskey, bourbon, Scotch, and rum are all […]
One fateful night in San Francisco, I stepped up to the bar and ordered a gin gimlet. My bartender nodded, shook up the cocktail, poured it into a chilled glass… and then topped it off with a float of Jack Daniel’s. I thought my eyes were playing tricks on me — that is, until my […]
Those sweet, languorous weekend days when our friends’ blissfully oblivious parents would leave us alone in their hard-earned suburban compounds. Long Saturday afternoons with nothing to do, no awkward parental meddling, and incredibly easy access to a well-stocked liquor cabinet. Being 16 (or 14), or whatever your liquor cabinet cherry-popping age was, you probably didn’t […]
Whipping out a liquor bottle in the midst of a picnic might interrupt whatever poetry reading or cloud shape guessing contest is going on at that moment. But it also might be the most genius move of the day. Yes, we all know (and love) the requisite “bottle of wine with the picnic” concept.
We love the standard Mint Julep, but there are plenty of other drinks fit for Kentucky Derby royalty, from stiff whiskey cocktails to fruity julep variations. Here are 11 of our favorites that you can easily make at home. Mandarin Mint Julep By: Beautiful Booze This is a juicy, citrus twist on the classic mint […]
No matter what season it is, having a cold is the worst. You’re just sick enough that everything feels like an insurmountable task, but not sick enough to actually shuck your adult duties. It’s a terrible catch 22 that can only be cured with alcohol. Well, kind of. While we can’t factually prove that that […]
It’s our contention that anything can be improved by adding wine or ice cream. As it were the two taste great together. With this in mind, we created four delicious wine ice cream floats that can be made quickly and simply. Enjoy the following magical wine and dessert porn show with us. Malbec Phish Food Cadbury […]
Don your most extravagant hats and charming pastels, because Easter brunch is coming up. Whether you’re celebrating with friends or just trying to get through a family meal, one thing is abundantly clear: you’re going to need booze. But forget drinking a mimosa for the ten-thousandth time and up your game with these five original, […]