Alcohol

  • ‘Cocktails of the Movies': Mixed Drinks From Classic Films

    ‘Cocktails of the Movies': Mixed Drinks From Classic Films

    If you’ve ever watched A Clockwork Orange and wanted to try a Moloko Plus, I’ve got good news and bad news: Bad news first, there’s a 50/50 chance you’re a sociopath. But the good news is that there’s a new book of cocktail recipes featuring the Moloko Plus and many other cocktails from famous movies, […]

  • Stella Artois NOVA Counter Top Draft Beer Device

    Stella Artois NOVA Counter Top Draft Beer Device

    Authentic draft beer in the house historically requires having to put in a full-blown tap system, which isn’t exactly something you can set up in a few minutes. But the people at Stella Artois and industrial designer Marc Thorpe have come up with a counter top alternative: The Stella Artois NOVA. The Stella Artois NOVA […]

  • Tom Dixon Men’s Ark Cork Screw

    Tom Dixon Men’s Ark Cork Screw

    If you’re sick of those feminine corkscrews prancing around, opening bottles of rosé or whatever, there’s finally a masculine corkscrew out there for you from the people at Tom Dixon. It’s the Tom Dixon Men’s Ark Cork Screw, made from solid, rough-finished brass. The Tom Dixon Men’s Ark Cork Screw is sand-casted for its distinctively […]

  • Metallica Budweiser: Limited Edition Coming to Quebec City

    Metallica Budweiser: Limited Edition Coming to Quebec City

    Two great tastes that taste great together: Heavy metal and cheap beer. Despite the near-universality of this fact, the latest officially licensed combination of these two entities will only be available in Quebec City, where Metallica is playing the last of a couple shows tonight – it’s Metallica Budweiser. Attendees of the two September 2015 […]

  • ‘The Scratch & Sniff Guide To Becoming A Whiskey Know-It-All’

    ‘The Scratch & Sniff Guide To Becoming A Whiskey Know-It-All’

    Scholarly pursuits (like becoming a “know-it-all” in any subject) aren’t generally associated with scratch & sniff, but as we all know it’s 2015 and the old media schema just don’t apply anymore. And so we have The Scratch & Sniff Guide To Becoming A Whiskey Know-It-All, a new whiskey guide from Richard Betts, Crystal English […]

  • Absinthe Flavored Ground Coffee From World Market

    Absinthe Flavored Ground Coffee From World Market

    I’ve never had absinthe, but as far as I know the appeal of the beverage isn’t really connected to its flavor, as much as its legendary psychoactive effects. Nevertheless, someone made an absinthe-flavored coffee – more precisely World Market has whipped up what they call Absinthe Flavored Ground Coffee. Infused with the flavors of fennel, […]

  • Space Glass: Ballantine’s Develops Whiskey Glass for Outer Space

    Space Glass: Ballantine’s Develops Whiskey Glass for Outer Space

    Scientists are working on surmounting many of the challenges facing humans in outer space, but one activity has (presumably) skimmed under the radar when it comes to astronaut activity: Drinking whiskey. Luckily, whiskey brand Ballantine’s has collaborated with the Open Space Agency to develop a whiskey glass engineered for use in zero-gravity environments – the […]

  • MixStik: A Guiding Light for Your Cocktails

    MixStik: A Guiding Light for Your Cocktails

    The difference between a good cocktail and a bad one might be a simple matter of quantity, rather than quality, of ingredients. If you’re lucky enough for that to be the case wherever you mix your drinks, there’s now a product that helps you get those ingredient ratios exactly right – MixStik. MixStik is equipped […]

  • Draft Top: Turn Cans Into Glasses

    Draft Top: Turn Cans Into Glasses

    The sensation of drinking cold beer from a glass is sometimes just straight-up better than drinking it from a can. And if you’ve ever wished you’d never again have to settle for a can when you want a glass, there’s a product now raising funds on Kickstarter to make your wish a reality – the […]

  • Club W: A Personalized Wine Club

    Club W: A Personalized Wine Club

    When you hear the name “Club W,” you might assume it’s some kind of community of the fans and supporters of former president George W. Bush. But actually it’s something a little more palatable to a mass audience – a wine buying club that’s personalized to your own specific vinous tastes. Basically, you start by […]