Alcohol

  • Waterford Mixology Collection – ‘Mad Men’ Edition

    Waterford Mixology Collection – ‘Mad Men’ Edition

    Ask 10 Mad Men fans to name an activity they associate with the show, and you’ll probably get one or two “fingerbanging,” a couple “quietly sobbing about your broken marriage,” and probably a few “smoking” answers, but you can rest assured that the rest will be some variation on “drinking alcohol.” Now, the people behind the Waterford […]

  • Juggernaut: World’s Largest Growler From DrinkTanks

    Juggernaut: World’s Largest Growler From DrinkTanks

    Beer drinkers know that a traditional growler is considered to be one that holds between 32 and 64 ounces of beer. But the people at DrinkTanks have realized that a good way to draw a lot of attention to your products is to explode the traditional notions of how big a certain thing is supposed […]

  • Whiskey Notes Tasting and Distilling Logbook From Kings County Distillery

    Whiskey Notes Tasting and Distilling Logbook From Kings County Distillery

    One thing that separates serious hobbyists from run-of-the-mill time-wasters is the habit of keeping written track of one’s experiences for future reference. If you’re a film buff, you probably keep some kind of viewing journal so you can remember what you’ve seen and what you thought of it, if you’re a pinball fanatic you probably do […]

  • Orange Swisher Blunt Ale From Carton Brewing

    Orange Swisher Blunt Ale From Carton Brewing

    The Marijuanassance continues with a new joint (pun intended) from the people at Carton Brewing. It’s Orange Swisher Blunt Ale, a brew designed capture the unique flavor profile of a blunt, with a marijuana scent and an orange-flavored tobacco taste. It’s all part of a new trend in brewing known as “Stoner Ales,” which incorporates […]

  • Conti Bier Unveils Cold-Activated Stripping Beer Cans (Video)

    Conti Bier Unveils Cold-Activated Stripping Beer Cans (Video)

    “It’s getting cold in here, so let’s take off our clothes” might seem like an illogical statement, but it’s the guiding principle behind the new beer cans from Conti Bier. Each can bears the image of a retro pin-up model whose clothes disappear when the can gets cold – truly an amazing use of modern […]

  • Guinness Potato Chips Taste Like Beer

    Guinness Potato Chips Taste Like Beer

    We live in a world where almost anything (anything edible, anyway) can be a potato chip flavor, even if for just a short time. And now we have potato chips with a flavor based Guinness’ signature stout. Guinness Potato Chips won’t get you drunk, though, at least not all on their own. Guinness Potato Chips […]

  • Oregon Pint: Glass With Miniature Mt. Hood Inside

    Oregon Pint: Glass With Miniature Mt. Hood Inside

    Oregon: They have a lot of beer there. So it stands to reason that something called the Oregon Pint, would be something a bit more elaborate than a typical pint glass. And the people at North Drinkware have lived up to this promise by designing a glass with a small, meticulously replicated model of Oregon’s […]

  • Jose Cuervo 220th Anniversary Especial Gold and Silver Bottles (Video)

    Jose Cuervo 220th Anniversary Especial Gold and Silver Bottles (Video)

    It’s hard to believe, but the Jose Cuervo tequila brand has been around for 220 years – doesn’t time fly when you’re blasted on tequila? To celebrate, a limited edition of Jose Cuervo 220th anniversary bottles are being released to the public. And there are two different colors coming to a retailer near you – […]

  • Flask: A Speakeasy “Inside” a Vintage Coke Machine

    Flask: A Speakeasy “Inside” a Vintage Coke Machine

    Probably the best part about the old Prohibition days was the thrilling sensation that everyday people got that they were participating in a secret criminal enterprise. That sensation is probably why speakeasies never went completely extinct, even when it became legal to drink alcohol again. A new example of this phenomenon is Flask, a Shanghai […]

  • Somabar: A Robotic Bartender for Home Use

    Somabar: A Robotic Bartender for Home Use

    In almost every vision of a future that doesn’t involve most of humanity dying in an apocalyptic disaster, we’re all being waited on hand and foot by robots. For the most part, The Jetsons hasn’t come true, but Somabar is definitely a step in the right direction. Billed by its makers as a “robotic bartender […]