It’s sloppy at some places,” Pittsburgh sommelier John Wabeck says of the wine scene in his adopted hometown. “In the summer, you can still get warm red wine. I’d love to stamp that out.” Known as the Steel City, Pittsburgh is more often associated with Boilermakers — a shot of whiskey and a pint of beer […]
Most of us associate Jägermeister with frat parties, annoying drunk people, and frat parties. But the drink itself — a generally misunderstood, hazardously abused liqueur — has an interesting history, nuanced flavors, and digestive kindness. Add an 80-year-old secret recipe, and you have a drink that deserves closer inspection. Here are 10 things you should know […]
Tapping the table with your glass before taking a shot is like drunkenly arguing about politics — you can participate even if you don’t really understand what’s going on. Unlike booze-fueled debates, however, touching the bar with a shot glass unites all involved. Here’s how it works. You heroically purchase a round of shots for […]
Studies on the health benefits and hazards of caffeine seem to veer from miracle wonder drug to possible silent killer every year or two. No matter what the latest finding is, though, we Americans love our coffee — and drink massive amounts of it. Nearly half the coffee Americans consumed in 2017 was purchased outside the […]
You’ve probably knocked back a shot or two in your life. We know we have. But something you may not have noticed is that the shot you drank with your beer at your local neighborhood dive last week was a lot bigger than the shot that was offered to you in Denmark on your last […]
You’d be forgiven for thinking the humble ski is only meant for skiing. The association is natural — skiing is a classic winter pastime enjoyed by countless people around the world. Yet when the weather gets cold and fresh powder falls on the mountain tops, people flock to winter resorts, where aging skis are repurposed […]
Blowjob, Slippery Nipple, Gorilla Fart. There are some things a self-respecting woman who has brought life onto this Earth might find hard to say in a crowded bar. That doesn’t mean you should avoid shots, though — shooting a drink is a freeing feeling. It just means you need a steady stable of reliable drinks […]
Looking for a fun, easy-to-make adult treat that your friends will love? Look no further than these Spiked Baileys Cookie Shots, which feature Captain Morgan Spiced Rum!
For many functioning, or semi-functioning, adults, the ’80s were a formative time. And to be honest, we wouldn’t mind a brief resurgence of ’80s nostalgia. Who could say no to an Ecto Cooler-fueled Mario Brothers marathon followed by some Skip It?