Alcohol

  • 121-Year-Old Whiskey Found in Scottish Time Capsule

    121-Year-Old Whiskey Found in Scottish Time Capsule

    Alcohol is not one of the standard-issue time capsule components, maybe because no one wants to waste good liquor on their descendants. But someone went against the standard formula over a hundred years ago, and now we have a newly-surfaced bottle of 121-year-old whiskey as a result. The bottle, which is unfortunately sans label so […]

  • Toaster Pastry India Style Red Ale From 21st Amendment

    Toaster Pastry India Style Red Ale From 21st Amendment

    We all know that the best way to start the day is with an ice cold beer and a Pop-Tart. But maybe you don’t have time to open up a beer and a Pop-Tart, in which case I present the Toaster Pastry India Style Red Ale by the 21st Amendment Brewery. It’s a beer that […]

  • ‘NEAT: The Story of Bourbon’ Gets Trailer (Video)

    ‘NEAT: The Story of Bourbon’ Gets Trailer (Video)

    The world of Kentucky bourbon is a fascinating one, at least to the select few bourbon enthusiasts out there. And there are apparently enough of those to warrant at least one feature-length documentary on the subject, called NEAT: The Story of Bourbon, a trailer for which has recently hit the internet. NEAT: The Story of […]

  • MIRA Beer Growler Keeps Beer Cold for 24 Hours

    MIRA Beer Growler Keeps Beer Cold for 24 Hours

    It feels like we cover a lot of beer growlers on this site, but barring some huge innovation in beer growler technology or an irresistibly stupid gimmick, this one might be the last. That’s because the MIRA Beer Growler appears to be the top of the line, not least because it can purportedly keep beer […]

  • HefeWheaties Beer: The Breakfast of Champions

    HefeWheaties Beer: The Breakfast of Champions

    I don’t know what’s going on over at Wheaties HQ, but someone must have decided that the brand’s commitment to physical fitness and health was only taking them so far, because now we have the officially licensed HefeWheaties beer from the Fulton craft brewery in Minnesota. HefeWheaties mercifully doesn’t have any actual Wheaties cereal in […]

  • Old Limestone Mixing Water

    Old Limestone Mixing Water

    It is said that one of the things that gives genuine Kentucky bourbon its unique flavor is the natural aquatic resources in Kentucky, which you can’t get out of a tap anywhere else in the world. You can, however, bottle it and sell it to people, which is exactly what the people at Old Limestone […]

  • Suntory Launching Whiskey Into Space

    Suntory Launching Whiskey Into Space

    Space – it’s so hot right now. Stephen Hawking and others are spending $100 million to find extraterrestrial life, we’re getting back new photos of Pluto, and the interest in sending humans to Mars (as well as shooting porn in space) seems to be building exponentially. With all that renewed interest in space, it’s only […]

  • ‘The Walking Dead’ Blood Orange IPA by Terrapin

    ‘The Walking Dead’ Blood Orange IPA by Terrapin

    If you’re tired of going through all the effort and mental energy required to curate special beer pairings for different episodes of The Walking Dead, you’ll be pleased to know that there is now a themed beer officially licensed in conjunction with the show. It’s The Walking Dead Blood Orange IPA by the Terrapin Beer […]

  • Old Overholt Whiskey: Case of Prohibition-Era Whiskey (Photos)

    Old Overholt Whiskey: Case of Prohibition-Era Whiskey (Photos)

    An intact case of Prohibition-era whiskey from 1921 is something you’d normally expect to find only in a museum or some kind of liquor store of antiquity. But a user on Reddit by the name “hanshound” somehow came into possession of a case of Old Overhold Whiskey, made in 1921 and bottled in 1933 – […]