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How To Handle A Hangover At Work

How To Handle A Hangover At Work

Being a grown-up is hard. Somehow, you have to wake up every morning, put on clean clothes that aren’t sweatpants and go to work, where you have to behave appropriately all day (read: not sit cross-legged on the floor). On top of that, there are all these rules and practices that govern proper adult behavior. […]

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Trying To Avoid A Hangover? Here’s What You Should (And Shouldn’t) Be Drinking

Trying To Avoid A Hangover? Here’s What You Should (And Shouldn’t) Be Drinking

The hangover is your body’s natural way of shaming you for dancing on tables the night prior. While a night of drinking always carries the risk of waking up feeling ill, there are some things you can do to prevent your hangover pain (besides drinking water). Turns out, some types of booze carry less of […]

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The 10 Best Vodkas For Making A Bloody Mary

The 10 Best Vodkas For Making A Bloody Mary

While we’ve established that hair of the dog isn’t really a legitimate hangover cure, that doesn’t mean indulging in a strong Bloody Mary won’t make you feel better. Though vodka has long been disparaged by the craft cocktail world, the Bloody Mary is unimaginable without it. Comprised of Worcestershire sauce, salt and pepper, lemon juice, Tabasco, […]

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Which Painkiller Is Really The Best Cure For Hangovers?

Which Painkiller Is Really The Best Cure For Hangovers?

In the past, we’ve talked about various hangover solutions, from Ancient Egyptian lore to hair of the dog. While old wives’ tales and experiments are great for when you’re feeling a little zonked after a night out, when you’re really hungover only one solution works best: medicine. When it comes to medicating your booze fueled blitz, the […]

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Have A Stomach Ache? Drink Fernet

Have A Stomach Ache? Drink Fernet

We’re all for debunking junk science here at VinePair, and when it comes to an upset stomach, sometimes the best way to go is Tums or Alka Seltzer. But if we can bring you a cure that involves alcohol, we’re going to do it. The next time you feel like your innards are ready to bust out of your […]

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Wine Headache Cures

Wine Headache Cures

A headache can bring a screeching halt to an enjoyable evening, and, as we’re clearly in favor of imbibing, we feel it’s our duty to not only aid you in preventing these headaches, but also cure them once they begin. Before we go over potential cures, however, we want to clear up one common misconception […]

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A Hard Lesson In The Language Of Love

A Hard Lesson In The Language Of Love

One of my strongest memories of wine consumption began with naivety and ended with a life lesson: just because a wine comes from France, does not mean it’s any good. It was my junior year of college and Sideways had just come out and, like any other American who saw the film, I thought I […]

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