When the characters on ”Game of Thrones” aren’t having sex, torturing each other, killing, planning to kill, or talking about killing, they’re drinking. It’s a fair question to ask if anyone is ever sober in the seven kingdoms. While the Lannisters have their wine, the common people, knights, and soldiers love their beer — usually […]
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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, […]
Television and movies often features drinks that are too crazy to exist – but that doesn’t mean we can’t dream! From Olivia Pope’s pricey red wine addiction to the deadly Snake Juice from Parks & Recreation, we’ve compiled 7 of the most outlandishly awesome fictional drinks and have brought them to life! Arbor Gold from Game Of […]
Here at VinePair, we really love Game of Thrones. In the past, we’ve brought you a map to the wines of Westeros and last week we examined the real word equivalents to all the wines consumed by the characters. Now with season five (finally) under way, we want to ensure that you have a reliable […]
Whether you’re a hardcore fan of Game of Thrones or just a casual reader/watcher, it isn’t hard to observe that the characters like to drink wine, a lot of wine.
If you’re a fan of HBO’s ”Game Of Thrones” or George R.R. Martin’s five (and counting) A Song of Ice and Fire books you know that the wine flows freely in Westeros. Noble men and women pine for sweet Arbor Golds. Strongwines from Dorne are highly sought after. The Brothers of the Night’s Watch slug […]
”The Lord of Light wants his enemies burnt. The Drowned God wants his enemies drowned. Why are all the gods such vicious c*nts?