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Remember The Love Boat? Isaac the bartender gives this Piña Colada two guns up. (Illustration: George McCalman)

The Indispensables: Piña Colada

Jun 11, 2015

The chilly, coconut-y drink is having (another) moment. And this recipe might be the best there is.

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What Your Meal Needs Now is Vodka | Partner Tip

Jun 09, 2015

It’s not just for cocktail hour. When pairing beverages with dinner, we often start with a cocktail and move on to wine. But what if there was a single spirit that could carry us through the evening—and what if that spirit was ultra luxury vodka? “A martini is the perfect palate opener,” says Justin Noel, […]

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Happy Father’s Day: The 5 Best Whiskey Gifts for Your Dad

Jun 08, 2015 · Products

Still need the perfect gift for your dad? These whiskey products will sure wow him.

Anything on the menu becomes a “Sourtoe Cocktail” with the addition of, you guessed it, a mummified toe. Image: marriedtoadventure.com

This Week in Drinksanity! A Mummified Human Toe In Your Shot

Jun 08, 2015

Warning: Not for the squeamish!

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6 Fascinating Things You Didn’t Know About Tiki Cocktails

Jun 08, 2015 · History

Gain a new appreciation for your favorite tropical drinks.

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Bartenders: The Harvey Wallbanger is Back | Partner Tip

Jun 06, 2015

Remember the Harvey Wallbanger? The name denotes more than just a drink. Harvey Wallbanger represents a larger-than-life personality, an iconic cocktail and an overall experience. Today, Harvey’s primed for an epic comeback—and it’s all happening in the Windy City. Harvey’s story began on the beach. Long Beach, California, to be exact. Harvey was a surfer […]

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There’s a Rum Revolution Happening In the South Right Now

Jun 05, 2015 · Products

The storied rum-making traditions of the Southern U.S. are back, thanks to a range of enterprising distillers.

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Rogue Brewing’s New Purple Beer Will Help Save Sea Stars

Jun 04, 2015 · News

Drink beer. Save the wildlife.

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The Best Boozy Photos on Instagram This Week

Jun 04, 2015 · News

Making, drinking and freezing Negronis. It’s time for a #NegroniWeek roundup.

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Paul McGee Wants To Take You On A Tiki Deep-Dive

Jun 04, 2015 · Bartenders Only

The head bartender of Chicago’s Lost Lake has fallen hard for the tiki genre.

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