Tag Archives: Alcohol

  • SuperCritical: Marijuana-Infused Beer from Lagunitas Brewing Company (Video)

    SuperCritical: Marijuana-Infused Beer from Lagunitas Brewing Company (Video)

    It would be the assumption of many in the general public, I suspect, that a marijuana-infused IPA would serve the dual purpose of getting the drinker high and drunk at the same time. But that is not the case with SuperCritical, a new marijuana-infused IPA from Lagunitas Brewing Company, a subsidiary of Viacom Heineken. SuperCritical […]

  • Palcohol: Powdered Alcohol Now Approved by the Federal Government

    Palcohol: Powdered Alcohol Now Approved by the Federal Government

    Imagine a world where any cup of water could be your ticket to Drunktown. That’s the world promised by Palcohol, a powdered alcohol that was recently approved by the Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau, despite the obvious insanity of this idea. Palcohol was actually approved for the first time last year by the Alcohol and […]

  • ‘Vanishing Spirits’ Turns Whiskey Residue Into Art (Photos)

    ‘Vanishing Spirits’ Turns Whiskey Residue Into Art (Photos)

    You might be familiar with what happens to whiskey glasses when you leave them un-rinsed overnight – the residue can make a weird pattern on the bottom of the glass. It’s this phenomenon that serves as the inspiration for Vanishing Spirits, an art series that ups the ante on what goes on in your kitchen overnight with […]

  • The Drinking Jacket Has Lots of Alcohol-Friendly Features

    The Drinking Jacket Has Lots of Alcohol-Friendly Features

    They say you’re an alcoholic when your drinking becomes unmanageable. The solution to that problem for many is to stop drinking, but there is another option: Make your drinking easier to manage. The Drinking Jacket gives you one way to do that, with an array of features designed with the committed drinker in mind. Designed […]

  • Drinkwel: A “Multivitamin for People Who Drink”

    Drinkwel: A “Multivitamin for People Who Drink”

    Picture a Venn diagram showing the overlap between “healthy people” and “people who drink.” There’s probably a bigger overlap than you might think at first, and there’s a new product out there that caters to that very demographic. It’s called Drinkwel, and it’s billed as “the multivitamin for people who drink.” It sounds a little […]

  • ‘Metamorphosis': Jackets That Expand and Light Up When You’re Drunk (Video)

    ‘Metamorphosis': Jackets That Expand and Light Up When You’re Drunk (Video)

    It’s a familiar exchange, particularly on the weekend: “Are you drunk?” “No.” “Are you sure? Because you seem drunk.” “Don’t worry about it.” As charming as this conversation always is, its time has passed, because a team of Korean artists have developed a line of jackets called Metamorphosis that light up and expand as the […]

  • 9 Awesome Liquor Cabinets For Your Modern Bachelor Pad

    9 Awesome Liquor Cabinets For Your Modern Bachelor Pad

    Once you reach a certain stage of your alcoholic life, you need a place to keep all your liquor as opposed to just a brown paper bag. That means it’s time to acquire a liquor cabinet. It can be either one you make yourself or one you purchase somewhere. To help get you started, here […]

  • 9 High-End Mezcals for Cinco de Mayo

    9 High-End Mezcals for Cinco de Mayo

    Today is Cinco de Mayo, also known as Mexican Independence Day, also known as a night to get horrendously drunk on different kinds of alcohol. One of those interesting types of libation is mezcal, a Mexican beverage distilled from the maguey plant, and which is generally consumed straight up. Mezcal isn’t as well known as […]

  • The 9 Best ‘Barcades’ in America

    The 9 Best ‘Barcades’ in America

    As far as “inspired combinations” go, it’s tough to do much better than pairing up classic video games and alcohol. That’s the principle behind the Barcade, a business that was started in Brooklyn in 2004 by brothers Kevin Beard and Scott Beard, Pete Langway, and Paul Kermizian—a business that has since inspired a bunch of […]