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WTF Are Mulling Spices, and Why Don’t We Use Them More?

WTF Are Mulling Spices, and Why Don’t We Use Them More?

The origins of mulled wine are murky, but the concept (masking subpar hooch with spice-rack staples) is as old as time. Greeks and Romans sugared and spiced runoff wine as early as the 2nd century. In the Middle Ages, folks lacking access to potable water spiked wine and cider with “medicinal” infusions like honey, saffron, bay […]

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9 Things to Put in Your Coffee to Up the Ante

9 Things to Put in Your Coffee to Up the Ante

If you’re anything like us, the only motivating factor for getting out of bed in the morning is the sweet, sacred promise of your morning cup of coffee. The aromas of the fresh grounds, the gurgling sound the pot makes when it’s near finishing… really, nothing else compares. But this probably isn’t your only cup of […]

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Say Goodbye To Starbucks, Baileys Has Released A Pumpkin Spice Flavor And It’s Amazing

Say Goodbye To Starbucks, Baileys Has Released A Pumpkin Spice Flavor And It’s Amazing

No need to head to your local Starbuck’s anymore to get that hit of Pumpkin Spice running through your veins. Baileys has introduced its seasonal, limited edition Pumpkin Spice Irish Cream flavor and: We. Can’t. Even. Seriously, we’ve tried it, and it is delicious. Call us ”basic” all you want, we don’t care.

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10 Red Hot Chili Beers For Early Fall

10 Red Hot Chili Beers For Early Fall

Temperatures don’t have to dictate booze choices, especially since “fall” varies across the country and climate funkiness is seeing to it that none of us really know what to wear most days (best advice: always carry a sweater vest). But spicy beer does seem kind of seasonally appropriate, maybe a way to zing things up […]

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