The 8 Best Craft Beers That Aren't Craft Beers

The 8 Best Craft Beers That Aren't Craft Beers

There’s a heated debate currently going on in the world of craft beer. If a small, craft brewery is sold to a giant conglomerate, but they don’t change much, are they still considered to be "craft"? Take for example the Scotch whisky industry. Pretty much every famous distil...

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What to Drink This Weekend: Tanglefoot

What to Drink This Weekend: Tanglefoot

“This is a savory cocktail that represents a form of Argentine cooking,” says creator Jess Lambert, Head Bartender at Boleo in Chicago. This tequila-based cocktail, the Tanglefoot, contains smoked tomato water, raspberry-basil syrup and lime juice. “The tomatoes are blanche...

8 Beers We Wish They'd Bring Back

8 Beers We Wish They'd Bring Back

Sometimes the unthinkable happens. Our favorite breweries decide that, for whatever reason, the time is right to retire a beer. Maybe they are moving on to different styles or perhaps this beer just isn’t selling as well as it once did. It's rough. We miss those cherished ...

The 12 Best Hotel Bars in America

The 12 Best Hotel Bars in America

One of the best perks of staying in a fancy hotel is having a bar on the premises. You can stroll down from your room and grab a Manhattan or sidecar. You don’t even need to leave the building to enjoy a well-made cocktail, glass of wine or local craft brew. So who's up for a r...

What to Drink This Weekend: The Tommy Gun

What to Drink This Weekend: The Tommy Gun

The Tommy Gun was inspired by the fall/winter harvests in New York State. It’s made up of pear liqueur, bitters, Connemara, lemon juice, cane syrup, cardamaro, rye and Armagnac. The flavors of apple and pear combine with walnut to give it a rich, warming flavor. “We used spir...

7 Beers Smokier Than a Campfire

7 Beers Smokier Than a Campfire

If you’ve never tasted a Rauchbier, you’re missing out. This is especially true if you’re a fan of Islay Scotches like Ardbeg, Laphroaig and Lagavulin. Like many beer styles, the Rauchbier originated in Germany. It’s known for its smoky flavor. It gets this unique taste f...

8 Drinks Too Good to Be Embarrassed By

8 Drinks Too Good to Be Embarrassed By

There’s a wide world of amazing cocktails waiting to be discovered. Problem is, for too long guys have cared about some of those drinks not having the most macho names, ingredients or reputations. Gone are the days when acting too cool was cool, and you shouldn't be scared off...