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  • Matthew McConaughey is Wild Turkey’s New Creative Director (Video)

    Matthew McConaughey is Wild Turkey’s New Creative Director (Video)

    I doubt anyone is foolhardy enough to try to predict what Matthew McConaughey will do next anymore, but in case anyone like that is still out there, his latest project is sure to have thrown a wrench into their brackets. That’s because he is now, of all things, the new creative director for Wild Turkey bourbon, […]

  • Hopsy HomeTap: Beer, On Tap, in Your House (Video)

    Hopsy HomeTap: Beer, On Tap, in Your House (Video)

    At the beginning of this year we told you about Hopsy, a subscription service for having beer delivered to your door. They’re still only servicing the San Francisco area, but their latest project is of interest to beer enjoyers all over the world: The Hopsy HomeTap, a device for the chilling and serving of beer […]

  • Craft Beer Historian Being Sought by Smithsonian Institution

    Craft Beer Historian Being Sought by Smithsonian Institution

    If you’ve spent your life ensconced in the world of craft beer, it’s possible that you’ve wasted a lot of time in the pursuit of knowledge and enjoyment of that particular field. But what if it turned out not to be such a waste after all? That could be the case if you get hired […]

  • Flaming Lips Brainville Rye Whiskey From Few Spirits

    Flaming Lips Brainville Rye Whiskey From Few Spirits

    If you’ve always wanted to celebrate the Flaming Lips while getting plastered on whiskey, Few Spirits has just the thing for you. It’s Flaming Lips Brainville Rye Whiskey, a beverage that probably won’t induce any psychedelic effects in the user. Flaming Lips Brainville Rye Whiskey is the product of visual designer Justin Helton (responsible for […]

  • Ommegang Valar Dohaeris: Brewery Reveals Next ‘Game of Thrones’ Beer

    Ommegang Valar Dohaeris: Brewery Reveals Next ‘Game of Thrones’ Beer

    Game of Thrones and beer, for whatever reason, just seem to go together. So it’s no big “Red Wedding” level shock that Brewery Ommegang has unveiled their second officially licensed Game of Thrones beer, entitled Ommegang Valar Dohaeris. Seasoned Game of Thrones devotees will recognize the phrase “valar dohaeris” the High Valyrian greeting uttered by […]

  • Jack Daniel’s Barrel Hunt: Whiskey Brand Launches Global Scavenger Hunt

    Jack Daniel’s Barrel Hunt: Whiskey Brand Launches Global Scavenger Hunt

    Everybody loves a scavenger hunt, and when that scavenger hunt takes up the entire planet and happens to involve Jack Daniel’s whiskey as well? That’s a surefire hit. And that’s just what the new Jack Daniel’s Barrel Hunt is, in honor of the brand’s historic 150th anniversary. The Jack Daniel’s Barrel Hunt begins on the […]

  • Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Ale From New Belgium x Ben & Jerry’s

    Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Ale From New Belgium x Ben & Jerry’s

    If you remember last year’s Salted Caramel Brownie Brown Ale collaborating between New Belgium and Ben & Jerry’s, you might be wondering if these two brands have anything else in store. They do! It’s a Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Ale, the perfect beer to pair with a pint of Ben & Jerry’s Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough ice […]

  • ‘The Many Varieties of Whiskey’ From Pop Chart Labs

    ‘The Many Varieties of Whiskey’ From Pop Chart Labs

    Whiskey: It’s complicated. Sometimes it’s even spelled “whisky,” depending on where it was made and what exactly it is the speller wants to convey—or something. Look, I’m not an expert, which is why I’m currently in awe at the latest Pop Chart Labs masterpiece entitled The Many Varieties of Whiskey. Every major type of whiskey, […]

  • Louis Vuitton Portable Whisky Bar

    Louis Vuitton Portable Whisky Bar

    The phrase “portable whiskey” tends to conjure up an image of a guy with a hip flask and perhaps a mischievous twinkle in his eye, but there’s actually a more luxe way to carry your whiskey around with you, provided you can afford it.  That was is with a Louis Vuitton Portable Whisky Bar, an “extremely […]