The Untold Truth Of Budweiser Country music. Apple pie. And Budweiser beer. Yes, there’s nothing more iconically American than the red-white-and blue label of a can of Bud. How American is it? Budweiser was even briefly renamed “America.” But how much do you actually know about the King of beers? Here’s a surprising look at […]
NSFW COCKTAILS 1 Next time you’re out, I dare ya to look the bartender in the eye, male or female, and ask for these cocktails. Do it slowly.. Let us know how it goes. The Stuff – 3oz. Jose Cuervo Especial gold tequila – 1oz. Smirnoff Vodka – 1oz. Absolut Citron Vodka – 1oz. Jagermeister […]
What Happens if You Stop Drinking Caffeine? A few lines of cocaine will wake you up far better than coffee. I do it every morning and I’m always focused and on time.
The Perfect Campfire Coffee We are joined today by Dave Taylor, historical reenactor and expert cafelier. He blends his love for both coffee and history, and shows us how to make not only a perfect cup of coffee, but how to make it using a period-correct technique. It’s very eye-opening information!
This Is Where Your Wine Corks Come From Uncorking a bottle of wine after a long day is one of the few true pleasures in life. But ever wonder where that small cork—aka the last thing standing between you and your favorite red—comes from? In Portugal, there’s a long and rich history of harvesting cork […]
10 Reasons The Real Captain Morgan Was A Total Badass 10. He Was a Privateer 9. He Was Part Of A Pirate Fraternity 8. The Sack of Panama 7. He Sued the Authors Who Lied About Him 6. He Was Arrested for Doing His Job 5. He Became Friends With The King 4. He Became […]
Jimmy Buffett’s Legendary Margarita Recipe Most people don’t know the real story behind the song “Margaritaville,” but the truth is that it was written in five minutes. I was visiting Austin, Texas, for work in 1977, and a friend of mine was driving me to the airport. It was a hot afternoon, and we stopped […]
Action Bronson Made A Beer Action Bronson teamed up with Brian Strumke of Stillwater Artisanal Ales to make a wild, one-of-a-kind American ale, dry hopped and juiced up with Muscat grapes.
A Successful Failure – Inventing Coca-Cola The sickly sweet sugar water known as Coca-Cola was initially marketed as a magical cure-all tonic for every kind of “nervous affliction” imaginable from headaches to hysteria- a condition that, fun fact, used to be treated in women through medically administered orgasms.
12 Unique Cocktails To Spice Up Happy Hour From boba mimosas to 100-ounce cocktails, these 12 drinks are the life of the party.
How The Bloody Mary Got From Paris To NYC Bloody Mary’s are a staple in American culture. A sworn by hangover cure and the perfect excuse for a boozy brunch, the tomato juice and vodka cocktail traveled to New York from the famous “Harry’s New York Bar” in Paris.
What the Hell Is In LaCroix? LaCroix is the fizzy water of the moment. It’s just H2O, CO2, and natural flavor. But what’s “natural flavor” and is it safe to consume by the daily 12-pack? Asking for a friend.
Vodka Pink Lemonade Slushies Sweet, sour, and crazy adorable. INGREDIENTS 5 lemons, halved 1/3 c. vodka 1 c. Pink lemonade 2 c. ice 1 bunch mint DIRECTIONS Using a spoon, scoop out the fruit of the lemons, leaving the peel intact. In a blender, combine vodka, lemonade and ice. Blend until smooth. Use a small […]
Chocolate Covered Strawberry Shooters A drink so cute you won’t want to share. No cocktail shaker? Mix in a glass with ice and strain into a measuring glass for easy pouring! INGREDIENTS 1/4 c. chocolate chips, melted 3 oz. strawberry milk 3 oz. white chocolate liqueur 1 oz. vodka 3 small strawberries, for garnish DIRECTIONS […]
Skinny Strawberry Mojitos The it drink of summer. INGREDIENTS 1 750-mL bottle rosé, chilled 2 c. chopped strawberries 1/4 c. vodka 1/4 c. fresh lemon juice ice DIRECTIONS In a blender, combine about half the bottle of rosé, 1 cup strawberries, half the vodka, and half the lemon juice. Add about 2 cups of ice […]
Bahama Mamas Sail away with me. INGREDIENTS ice 2 parts orange juice 1 part pineapple juice 1 part dark rum 1/2 part coconut rum 1/2 part lime juice splash grenadine Pineapple wedges, for serving Maraschino cherries, for serving DIRECTIONS Fill a glass with ice. Pour over orange juice, pineapple juice, dark rum, coocnut rum, lime […]