Alcohol

  • World’s Largest Paradise Cocktail Mixed by Snoop Dogg

    World’s Largest Paradise Cocktail Mixed by Snoop Dogg

    How was your Memorial Day weekend? Mine, unfortunately, was fairly uneventful. And now I feel even worse about that now that I know that Snoop Dogg was busy whipping up the official world’s largest Paradise Cocktail as per Guinness World Records. Chefs Hubert Keller and Michael Voltaggio helped Snoop unveil the world’s largest Paradise Cocktail at the Bottlerock Napa […]

  • Chill-Can: A Beer Can That Chills Itself (Video)

    Chill-Can: A Beer Can That Chills Itself (Video)

    For decades Man has dreamed of a beer can that, somehow would be able to keep itself cold. The Chill-Can is a newly developed piece of technology that does that dream one better by purportedly chilling itself in about sixty seconds. I’ll be honest, the Chill-Can’s website doesn’t really fill me with confidence that it’s legit, since […]

  • Budweiser Freedom Reserve Red Lager Made from Washington’s Recipe

    Budweiser Freedom Reserve Red Lager Made from Washington’s Recipe

    In 1757, George Washington made what may still prove to be his most enduring contribution to human society: A recipe for beer tucked away in a journal entry. Now, that recipe is being used to create Budweiser Freedom Reserve Red Lager, crafted by veterans of both the American military and Bud. Here’s how Bud describes the […]

  • Heaven’s Door: A Whiskey Brand by Bob Dylan

    Heaven’s Door: A Whiskey Brand by Bob Dylan

    When Bob Dylan went electric in 1965, it rocked the folk and rock music worlds to their cores. Now, 53 years later, that guy has started his own whiskey distillery in Tennessee. It’s called Heaven’s Door, and Bob is characteristically clear and to the point in his press copy on the brand: “GATES APPEAL TO […]

  • Mikkeller Wreck Ale Based on Lost Beer from 150 Years Ago (Video)

    Mikkeller Wreck Ale Based on Lost Beer from 150 Years Ago (Video)

    Gather ’round kids, and I’ll tell ye a tale of the time the S/S Neva wrecked and ended up at the bottom of the ocean. It happened in 1861, and while there were no casualties the ship’s cargo — beer from more than 30 different breweries — was lost. Now, that beer is back, kind […]

  • Wild Turkey Longbranch Presented by Matthew McConaughey

    Wild Turkey Longbranch Presented by Matthew McConaughey

    Matthew McConaughey: What can’t he do? In addition to having mastered the art of acting in feature films, prestige television, and local TV commercials, and he also finds time to be Wild Turkey creative director. Now, he and Wild Turkey’s Master Distiller Eddie Russell have collaborated on a “rare, small-batch bourbon” called Wild Turkey Longbranch. Here’s the info […]

  • Budweiser Reserve Copper Lager Aged on Jim Beam Barrel Staves

    Budweiser Reserve Copper Lager Aged on Jim Beam Barrel Staves

    Beer and whiskey is mighty risky, but now there’s a way to bring the two somewhat spiritually together without having to employ any kind of spurious bourbon loophole. And anyway it’s moot, because no amount of folksy rhyming sayings can compete with the drawing power of a collaboration between Jim Beam and Budweiser: Budweiser Reserve […]

  • ‘The Glenlivet Code': An Online Game Involving a Mystery Whiskey

    ‘The Glenlivet Code': An Online Game Involving a Mystery Whiskey

    The Glenlivet is giving you a chance to see how sharp your palate is compared to other drinkers across the globe. It’s called The Glenlivet Code, and it’s probably the only online game on the internet that requires a specific bottle of single malt in order to play. The Glenlivet in question is called Code, and […]

  • Shower Beer Holder: A Holder … for Your Shower Beer

    Shower Beer Holder: A Holder … for Your Shower Beer

    Ah, the shower beer. A timeless beverage that only seems to grow more flavorful and enjoyable the older one gets. Ideally, you have a loved one in there with you to switch off beer holding duties with, but when that’s impractical or impossible there’s now the Shower Beer Holder.  The Shower Beer Holder is a silicone […]

  • Ranger Station Candles Come in Whiskey Glasses

    Ranger Station Candles Come in Whiskey Glasses

    I’m sure that in the candle community there are dozens of uses for candle containers after the candle itself has been burned down to its remnants. But a new collection of Ranger Station Candles come in containers that have their own very specific use: To hold  your whiskey. To focus on the candle part of […]