Alcohol

  • Cola Maison: Syrup Specifically for Cola and Whiskey Mixes

    Cola Maison: Syrup Specifically for Cola and Whiskey Mixes

    Cola (I’m going to avoid using brand names here) makes for an interesting drink mix ingredient, at least in theory, but a lot of the ingredients that go into your average glass of cola don’t actually mix well with the more refined ingredients of whiskeys. Enter Cola Maison, a cola syrup made with all-natural ingredients specifically […]

  • Craft Beer Candles From Cool Material

    Craft Beer Candles From Cool Material

    Beer is thought of primarily as a refreshing and drunk-making beverage, but true beer fans know the aromatic value of a good beer as well. It’s this value that goes into a new line of Craft Beer Candles by Cool Material, designed to replicate the distinctive smells of three different craft brews. Those brews are […]

  • Anheuser-Busch Canning Water for Flood Victims Instead of Beer

    Anheuser-Busch Canning Water for Flood Victims Instead of Beer

    Right now, parts of Texas and Oklahoma are recovering from some extremely severe rainstorms, with flooding reaching devastating proportions in many different areas. A particularly satisfactory response has come courtesy of beer brand Anheuser-Busch, which has halted beer production in one of its breweries to provide clean drinking water for flood victims instead. It’s all […]

  • Arctican Koozie Keeps Beverages Cold for 3 Hours

    Arctican Koozie Keeps Beverages Cold for 3 Hours

    Beer and soda koozies are great from a purely tactile standpoint, and I know we all enjoy using them from time to time, particularly in the summer. But how well do they actually work? The answer to that would require some intensive scientific research that I’m not equipped for, but I do know the average koozie […]

  • New Belgium x Ben & Jerry’s Salted Caramel Brownie Brown Ale

    New Belgium x Ben & Jerry’s Salted Caramel Brownie Brown Ale

    You might want to sit down before you read this: New Belgium and Ben & Jerry’s are collaborating on a beer. It’s New Belgium x Ben & Jerry’s Salted Caramel Brownie Brown Ale and I probably don’t have to tell you why that’s so exciting. But I will anyway. If you know anything about ice cream, you know […]

  • Sodastream Mix: Add Carbonation to Any Beverage

    Sodastream Mix: Add Carbonation to Any Beverage

    Everybody loves bubbles, but they become even more appealing when they can be mixed with the beverage components of your choice. That’s the idea behind the Sodastream Mix, a very cool gadget that you can add to your home bar and that can be controlled via smartphone. The Sodastream Mix can carbonate just about anything […]

  • Not Your Father’s Root Beer From Small Town Brewery

    Not Your Father’s Root Beer From Small Town Brewery

    Your father’s root beer: A frothy, delicious beverage, makes kids feel like grownups and grownups feel like kids, and absolutely alcohol-free. Small Town Brewery’s Not Your Father’s Root Beer: A frothy, delicious beverage, purportedly tastes exactly like root beer, and at least 5.9% ABV. The decision is yours. Small Town Brewery has actually been making […]

  • Carlsberg Billboard Doubles as Beer Dispenser (Video)

    Carlsberg Billboard Doubles as Beer Dispenser (Video)

    You might remember that billboard from a while back that sucked water out of the air and dispensed it to water-starved people nearby. And if you’re anything like me you might have chuckled to yourself and thought, “heh heh, imagine if it was beer instead.” Well, you weren’t alone, because the people at Carlsberg Breweries […]

  • Highball: An App for Collecting and Sharing Cocktail Recipes

    Highball: An App for Collecting and Sharing Cocktail Recipes

    Sharing cocktail recipes is one of the true cornerstone of the drinker’s social life, so it makes sense that there’d be an app that tries to bring this timeless activity into the age of social networking. That app is here, and it’s called Highball. Highball is an iPhone app that’s devoted to the sharing and collecting of […]