Learn to carve slabs of ice into big, beautiful cubes.
Design*Sponge goes behind the bar: wassail punch
Sapporo has just released their Space Barley. A beer whose brew was made with barleycorn that grew on a five month space mission. Only 250 people will get to purchase the $115. six-packs and the proceeds benefit charity.
The Balmy Night, which combines the rich flavors of sherry and Jamaican rum with those of orange and spice, was one of the cocktails made during Mixoloseum's Pimento Dram drink night.
The Five o' Clock Shadow is a tall, cool cocktail of subtle spicy aromas: Lillet Blanc, Cognac, cinnamon, bitters, orange, and tonic.
Liquore alle mandorle -- an almond-based, citrusy Italian liqueur you can make yourself.
A biochemist turned whiskey man opens a ski-in distillery in Park City thanks to a long-forgotten law allowing distilleries in Utah!
The Kitchn ladles up two bright and festive holiday punches.
An early look at Smuggler's Cove -- Martin Cate's long-awaited San Francisco rum bar.
Jeff Berry's New Book and a recipe for the Nutmeg Needle!
A tale of two cocktails both named the Brown Derby. Above, the one made with aged rum, lime, and maple syrup.
The Holiday Cocktail Gift Guide — What to buy the cocktail nerd in your life this holiday!
Rosemary Peach Spritzer-an herbal fruit syrup combined with rose wine and a splash of club soda. Slice peaches and a rosemary sprig top this lively fruit and herbal libation.
Cranberry-lime sparkler with ginger beer--a holiday cocktail for drinkers and teetotalers alike.
reusable foil flasks for your beverage that are portable, freezable, pocketable, and feature airtight plastic lids
A look at Agave Sec, a new liqueur that attempts to fuse triple sec & agave syrup to produce the perfect Margarita
A nectarine-red wine sangria layered with basil and caster sugar. A tantalizing dessert or serve the nectarines over ice cream and drink the sangria.
Glenfiddich 50 Year Old Single Malt is up for auction 12.7.2009 starting at $10,000
Punch is definitely in, but there are some things you need to know if you want to make it yourself. Erick Castro of Rickhouse Bar in SF shows you the right way to make it.
Tactical Nuclear Penguin by Brewdog is 32% alcohol beating out Utopias as strongest beer in the world [see #3678]. Utopias will have to settle for being strongest US beer...
Hot Buttered Rum is the perfect way to stay warm during the cold winter months.
Meet Utopias — the highest alcohol content beer on the market at 27% alcohol. Probably the priciest at $150 a bottle. It's made by Boston Beer Co. (maker of Samuel Adams)
Cocktail Culture shares a few "scotchtail" recipes
Beer Mats Rule - Check out this recently launched blog aimed at sharing a passion for bar mats!
Celebrate the Mixology culture with these decor cocktail posters that help decorate your home or office space!
The classic Manhattan.
Kentucky bourbon, y'all! It's America's only native spirit. 95% of this dangerous stuff is made in the Bluegrass state.
The Antipodian and Eurasian cocktails by Philip Duff - your sweet and light choice for lovely evening.
A spicy "Old Tom" Gibson and potato chips match from a Vancouver "Bartender of the Year".
Reviews for a few of our favorite double IPAs.
A Mountain of Crushed Ice makes the Hibiscus drink Jamaica and mix up an Amore cocktail.
Very controversial release of the new ultra expensive Remy Martin Louis XIII Rare Cask.
SLOSHED! brings out the turkey day Sherry Cocktail, featuring sherry, brandy and Cherry Heering.
The Gingered Rustic Rose: winner of the Domaine de Canton cocktail competition. Love the look of the giant rounded ice cube
Vegan? Craving egg nog? Here's an egg-free recipe from Elana's Pantry. And here you didn't think vegan egg nog was possible.
Pete's Perfect Bloody Mary, the perfect start to your Thanksgiving day!
Pilgrim's Pear: A light and sparkly Thanksgiving cocktail made with pear, gin, and Prosecco. You can even use Plymouth gin as a tip of the hat to the first Thanksgiving!
A TDN fave revisited just in time for the holidays
Gary Regan mixes a cognac cocktail named after Andy Warhol .... can't go wrong there!
Interactive wine labeling from Puzzle Time. It's probably best to start the crossword before you finish the bottle of wine.
An after-dinner cocktail idea for Thanksgiving: The London Sgroppino
Despemanguito, a mojito cocktail with mango and... beer !
Robert Simonson of Off the Presses takes a look at the new Caol Ila 10-year-old, a rare unpeated Islay single malt.
Courvosier Blackberry Fusion cocktail! Mmm... cognac + blackberries!
The Monkey Passion Cocktail is sweet and tropical concoction for pleasant rest on the summer beach.
The Autumn Zinger: fresh persimmon puree and seasonal liqueurs make this drink a humdinger.