Figs are an underutilized cocktail ingredient. Until a couple of years ago, I’d never cooked or made anything with figs. I think that’s because I never really saw figs proudly displayed at a grocery store. If you follow my weekly cocktails here at VinePair, you know that I typically use fresh produce in my drinks. […]
We heard today was #NationalTequilaDay. While we’re not sure which country the ”national” refers to, we’re not one to argue with a good thing. To celebrate the day, we decided to mix up our very own Tequila Mockingbird: a simple concoction comprised of one very special Mountain Dew, and blanco tequila. How did it taste?
Welcome to Buy This Booze (BTB), a new weekly column featuring tipsy recommendations from the drinking experts here at VinePair. Every Tuesday, we’ll feature a new themed list for your alcoholic endeavors. Need to find inexpensive whiskey that tastes like gold or the perfect anniversary wine? Leave your requests in the comments or shoot us an […]
Nashville-based garage rock band, Turbo Fruits, just dropped their 4th album, No Control, on their favorite holiday: April 20th. Their upbeat, raucous sound, produced by The Black Keys’ Patrick Carney, follows the lyrical trajectory of partying, relationships, and the highs and lows of life on the road. I caught up with guitarist and vocalist, Jonas […]
Awhile back, Sazerac, the owners of Fireball Whiskey, hit a bit of a scandal when small amounts of propylene glycol, an ingredient found in some forms of antifreeze, was found found in their product. But did you really think a little antifreeze was going to stand in Sazerac’s way? Luckily (or perhaps, unfortunately), the creators […]