Archive for Matt Merkin
Make Martinis, not meth, in this RV bar
The Dana Scully is a smoky, spirit-forward sipper. Like its namesake agent, the Mezcal, Cynar, Cointreau and raspberry liqueur creation is a striking burnt vermillion. It’s a no-nonsense recipe for a no-nonsense agent.
This X-Files–inspired cocktail is a classic Whiskey Sour with a pineapple twist. A Green Chartreuse float gives the drink an ethereal appearance, but the high-proof, medicinal bite keeps it grounded.
It’s all in a change in how people make tequila.
One very long night in Times Square.
It may not be the one you think it is.
Don’t worry. It doesn’t affect your car's handling or reaction time.
The Wolf of Wall Street to Black Swan, some of the most memorable movie moments involved some behind-the-scenes drinking.
No, that’s not how you make a Martini.
And that bar belongs to the monks themselves.
It involves Thomas Jefferson and some radioactive detective work.
Rugby players lose teeth. Beer company seeks publicity. A match made in heaven.
Get back to black with this wacky drinking trend.
Warning: Not for the squeamish!
This week in Drinksanity: THCocktails take two of everyone’s favorites—booze and marijuana—and mix ’em up together.
What it’s like to actually participate in the Beer Mile.
No matter the movie genre, there’s a cocktail that is just right.
We all go a little mad sometimes. Right?
A company launched an I.V. system that says it can help cure hangovers. We sent a reporter in to get hooked up and tell his story.
Taking shots with Nikki Minaj, Pitbull and more.
How did a Texas high school teacher create America’s most fun hangover?
From 007 to Ron Swanson, here’s how to drink like your pop culture heroes.
You definitely remember these songs, even if the characters don’t.
Forget about swearing to work out more; here are the five imbibing resolutions you should make this year.
Five of our best cocktails-and-spirits stories from the past month.
Celebrate the holidays with one of these classic or modern concoctions.
The clock is running down, but fortunately we have some easy-to-find present suggestions.
Celebrate in grand fashion with these ultra-premium spirited presents.
You know what desserts to serve during the holidays; here are the cocktails you should mix up.