Alcohol

  • Budweiser Logo Gets a Fresh, Pared-Down Makeover

    Budweiser Logo Gets a Fresh, Pared-Down Makeover

    I believe that Brian Eno suggests “Simple Subtraction” as one of his Oblique Strategies for creative endeavors.  And apparently someone at Budweiser‘s marketing department drew that card in the last few months, because there has now been a new, pared down Budweiser logo unveiled by the beer brand. The new Budweiser logo retains the shape […]

  • Motörhead XXXX: Jack Daniel’s Limited Edition Lemmy Tribute

    Motörhead XXXX: Jack Daniel’s Limited Edition Lemmy Tribute

    Last month saw the death of legendary Motörhead auteur Lemmy, who among his many accomplishments turned the drinking of Jack Daniel’s into an art form. So it’s only appropriate that Jack Daniel’s would return the favor in the form of a limited edition of their Single Barrel Select series, entitled Motörhead XXXX. Motörhead XXXX was […]

  • Hopsy: Local Beer Selections Delivered to SF East Bay Doors

    Hopsy: Local Beer Selections Delivered to SF East Bay Doors

    You want to support local breweries in your area, but you don’t want to have to leave your house to support them. In the past you’d have to make a very tough choice, but in 2016 you can turn to Hopsy, provided you live in San Francisco‘s East Bay area. Hopsy provides users with a specially curated […]

  • TGX Tactical Flask From ThinkGeek

    TGX Tactical Flask From ThinkGeek

    Your standard-issue hip flask is good for the furtive consumption of alcohol, but if you find yourself in any remotely sticky situation it may not prove up to the required standards. For those situations, there’s the TGX Tactical Flask from ThinkGeek, where it’s purported to meet “all your tactical drinking needs.” With its black matte […]

  • ‘The 12 Bottle Bar’ Guide to Stocking Your Home Bar

    ‘The 12 Bottle Bar’ Guide to Stocking Your Home Bar

    Mixing drinks, like all chemical endeavors, are a matter of mathematics. That in turn means that a little bit of intellectual elbow grease can produce maximum efficiency with minimal effort – an idea that the authors of The 12 Bottle Bar have taken up so you don’t have to do it by yourself. Basically, The […]

  • Woodford Reserve 2015 Holiday Bottle

    Woodford Reserve 2015 Holiday Bottle

    Christmas has come and gone, but for the next few days we’re still in the midst of the holiday season, which means there’s still time to get wasted on yuletide cheer. The folks at Woodford Reserve realize this, and have released the Woodford Reserve 2015 Holiday Bottle for those late-season holiday parties. The Woodford Reserve […]

  • Rolls-Royce Cocktail Hamper

    Rolls-Royce Cocktail Hamper

    Saying that Rolls-Royce is known for automobiles is like saying Michael Jordan is known for basketball, but the legendary automaker does extend its brand umbrella to other products from time to time, even just as a promotional gimmick. The latest example is this very cool Rolls-Royce Cocktail Hamper. The Rolls-Royce Cocktail Hamper is made by […]

  • Jack Daniel’s Sinatra Century Whiskey

    Jack Daniel’s Sinatra Century Whiskey

    We are currently in the midst of the Frank Sinatra centennial, and to celebrate the Chairman’s 100th birthday in a way he himself would probably approve (and enjoy a nice cut of the profits from), there’s really no better way than a glass of Jack Daniel’s Sinatra Century whiskey. With input from Jack Daniel’s Master Distiller Jeff […]

  • Dogfish Head Hoo Lawd: Bitterest Beer Ever Has 658 IBUs

    Dogfish Head Hoo Lawd: Bitterest Beer Ever Has 658 IBUs

    There are a lot of beers out there that claim to be among the hoppiest ever brewed. But Dogfish Head is claiming to have achieved this title and to be able to back it up scientifically, which is more than most claimants to the title are able to do. Their Dogfish Head Hoo Lawd is […]

  • Carry On Cocktail Kits for FAA-Approved Drinking

    Carry On Cocktail Kits for FAA-Approved Drinking

    Ever since air travel security tightened up back in 2001, the scourge of everyone who likes to get drunk on airplanes (and honestly, who doesn’t?) has been the rule that you can’t bring any containers of liquid through security. Now, there’s finally a solution that doesn’t involve guzzling an entire bottle of scotch before going […]