James Jeans takes us behind the scenes of his incredible series of wine bottles for Grateful Palate which are now available...9 bottles in all, these are truly gorgeous collectibles!
Boat Life ~ latest dining collection from Form Us With Love for Sagaform ~ so playful, perfect for a summery seaside picnic
Artecnica 2009 has 4 great collections with Tord Boontje as well as jewelry ~ more incredible lighting, candle holders, and the coolest recycled champagne bottle dish!
Oooh Hedonia makes a Daiquiri from a copy of the Bartender's Guide ... by Trader Vic, 1947 edition!
On adorable branding/packaging ~ the Hitachino Nest Beer owl is so cute! There is even a valentine's day special label... i love the big bottles with the owl printed on glass and cap!
Fun poster from Miller's MGD64 ~ love how these cocktails look like designer chairs...
I was so intrigued by the packaging of the Highland Park Single Malts, here's a look at some of the before and after, as well as some of the rationale behind the design
On beautiful scotch bottles ~ Highland Park 40 years old is gorgeous...
L'Atelier du Vin Air Cork Puller ~ no cartridge needed!
On new ways to dry your wine glasses ~ Architec's Airdry Wine Glass Drying Rack
We sent Anita to NYC for a complete immersion in the world of Gran Centenario's new Rosangel Hibiscus Tequila ~ and she shares some incredible images of drinks, bartenders, and more!
Send Wine ~ a new silicone wine stopper from Fred!
Stoli Elit is our latest vodka of choice ~ super tall pretty bottle ~ with a surprisingly heavy cap too...
Rosangel launched today! Hibiscus infused Tequila from Gran Centenario! And Anita will have pics from the launch party/events in NYC for us soon!
Oooh another unexpected twist on the Bloody Mary from Garrett's Table ~ Shrimp Cocktail! Cocktail and appetizer all in one!
Garrett's Table makes a BLT Bloody Mary ~ yes, complete with Bacon Vodka!
How strange are these bottles of Alfa Romeo WINES? They remind me of scorpion from mortal kombat...
VIne Glasses by Johanna Jansson
Eat Make Read makes a gorgeous Blood Orange Mimosa
Cucumber Mint Sake Cocktail from the Daily Loaf
It's fun to explore the Macallan Distillery grounds through the beautiful photographs of Rankin.
Danish Schumachers' flavored schnaps
Awesome Orvis Gunning Box Bar
Desperately wanting this Table Tap by Arnout Visser and sold by Droog ~ would be perfect in a chem lab looking absinthe setup for dripping water...
A look back at 2008 ~ Thanks for supporting Liqurious in its first few months ~ here are the Top 100 posts so far!
Greece is for Lovers HOOKER'S DELIGHT ~ beautifully cheeky martini glass design...
A Mountain of Crushed Ice makes an Indian Sunshine for this weeks MxMo
The Griffin ~ on more options of off-strip vegas with gorgeous neon signage (yes there's one in los feliz too, but this one has the cooler neon!)
As promised, here's a close up look at the 8 exclusive artist designed Frankie's Tiki Room mugs as well as the adorable Tiki Stirrers, and the menu!
Frankie's Tiki Room in Las Vegas ~ an incredible tiki bar with lots of lore and history behind it ~ and filled with gorgeous tiki artworks, sculptures, and exclusive tiki mugs!
Slashfood makes the Hemingway Daiquiri with a Tiny Twist...
Art of Drink makes a beautiful "Sparkling Pomegranate Snowflake"
Erlenmeyer Flask Mugs!
In love with the new Sophia Stemware from CB2 ~ their champagne flute is very similar to the Veuve Clicquot flutes, and the wine glasses are so pretty too!
NYTimes writer Eric Konigsberg takes on the much overhyped Absinthe trend ~ and his comparisons to pop cultural fads are hilarious...
Kitchen Scraps presents this champagne cake ~ Genoise, Champagne Syrup, Chantilly ~ and a Kir Royale recipe
Rock-et Roll ~ by zo_loft! A foam rocket that attaches to your champagne cork with a streamer with your message attached!
Andrea's Recipes' Sparkling Apple Cocktail ~ especially shot on that wallpaper, looks gorgeous! And delicious!
The Noble Pig shares a NYE drink tradition ~ quickly eating 12 grapes at midnight, each sweet one = a good month, sour = less than lucky!
POINSETTIA COCKTAIL ~ but don't worry there isn't actually poinsettia in there! A beautiful drink from Andrea's Recipes
Just got two of these big glass measuring cup/beakers at IKEA ~ for only $2.95 each!!! Even could be used as a mug or super pint glass? and its microwave, dishwasher, and oven safe!
Drink Hacker also shows us the updated bottles and recipe for Noilly Prat Dry ~ "introducing its current European blend to the U.S. market, discontinuing the old American blend"
Drink Hacker reviews the adorably named+packaged Sheep Dip and Pig's Nose Scotch Whiskies!
We just ordered the awesomest vintage Glögg bowl and cup set for our future batches of NOTGLÖGG! (or cider, or punch, or....) You can even put a tea light under to keep it warm!
NYTimes slideshow on "San Francisco's Hip Cocktails" ~ including a bunch of pics from my favorite, the Alembic!
The NYTimes has a slideshow on unique Champagne glassware ~ incl. Tiffany's glass that reminds me of grenades... (and no, saucers weren't molded from marie antoinette's breast)