BLTs Are The New Hangover Cure [Seriously]

It what is sure to bring droves of binge drinkers, alcoholics, and inebriated college kids a new lease on life, big news has hit the web.  Well, actually, it hit about a month ago … … Read more →

Have A Drink – Help The Environment

Here’s a list of seven alcoholic beverages that are both tasty (supposedly) and sustainable.  Thanks Fast Company! Square One Vodka Green because: It’s made from organically grown North Dakota rye and produced in a distillery … Read more →

Hop City Beer And Wine Opens In The Brickworks … Free Drinks Tomorrow!!!!

Hot on the tails of the newest 5 Seasons location, Hop City Beer is opening in the Brickworks, that new complex over on the West End of the city.  Though I’m not a beer fan … Read more →

Danneman’s Coffee In The Old 4th Ward Upgrades Their Tea Selection

A fanatic tea dude myself … this is some great news.  Danneman’s Coffee Shop in the Old 4th Ward announced that they have added a bunch of loose leaf teas to their beverage list. Included … Read more →

Is It Cost Effective To Brew Your Own Beer?

There are tons of websites out there dedicated to home brewing.  A few days ago, posted an in depth Walkthrough and Cost Breakdown of Brewing Your Own Beer.  I’ve never ventured down this road, … Read more →

Things That Make You Go … Hmmm??? The McNuggetini

Let’s be quick. After sitting up on the net for close to a year… this post has darned blowed ups! It’s about a McDonald’s chocolate milkshake with vanilla vodka, rimmed with BBQ sauce and garnished … Read more →

A Great Guide To Saké

The upcoming issue of Imbibe Magazine has a fantastic article that will help you better understand all the yummy goodness that is Saké.  It is available online here.  Next time you visit Sushi House Hayakawa … Read more →

Wine List Prices: Could Not Have Said It Better Myself!

March Shepard, a blogger out of New York, recently posted an article entitled “When is the Wine List Fairly Priced?“.  I must say, I agree whole-heartedly with what Mr. Shepard said.  If a restaurant with … Read more →

Cure For The Common Veisalgia (a.k.a. Hangover Recipe)

So I should probably feel bad for not posting this last night; in fact, at one point I was thoroughly tongue lashed for keeping this to myself!  After my years as a bar manager who … Read more →

Great Buy: Zonin Brut Prosecco Vino Spumante Special Cuvée NV

In these tough economic times, there is nothing more appealing than finding a hidden gem in the low-end of the price range. Last night, we celebrated the holiday season with a little pre-dinner bubbly.  The … Read more →