Bites checks out the effect of different glasses on the taste of beer.
Nolet's Silver Solstice ~ A surprising gin cocktail featuring banana jam and maple syrup!
Drinking mojitos, working in sugar cane fields, touring the Brugal distillery, and eating fried fish oceanside is all in a days work in the Dominican Republic.
Boozy Pie Bites ~ Chasing Delicious crafts some cocktail inspired pies.
Mythology vs Chemistry ~ Some thoughts on liquors and secrecy from The Atlantic.
A look at the new Plymouth Bottle, some cocktail education and a delicious dinner at The Eveleigh in West Hollywood.
Inconceivable! Princess Bride... soon in wine form.
Gilt Taste shares the secret of DIY mineral water. It involves the metric system and a trip to your local home brewing store.
Red Wine Lollipops ~ Sprinkle Bakes shares some great adult candy!
Scottish Spirits intends to release a line of canned whiskey... twelve ounce cans of whiskey.
Henry Tuke offers this Damascus steel sabre for all your champagne opening needs.
Bytesize Science takes an animated look at the science behind champagne.
Strawberry Sparkle ~ A great video showing how to make a fresh drink to celebrate New Year's Eve!
Get ready for New Year's Eve with this great champagne guide from Refinery 29!
Serious Eats shares this video explaining what to look for in order to tell if your wine is corked.
The Dead Man ~ A drink of Don Julio Reposado and molé negro garnished with fried crickets.... just a little part of the Don Julio Tequila 70th Anniversary dinner at Writer's Room in Hollywood.
The Black Grouse ~ The Famous Grouse has grown into a covey! Scotland's best selling scotch has a new peatier, slightly darker and brooding brother.
Learn to be an expert and bluff your way through any wine tasting session with this video tutorial from sommelier, Andreas Larsson.
New studies suggest that music may improve the taste of wine. Time Magazine reports on the new study out of England.
Stella Artois has the lovely Audrey show you how to make the perfect pour in this bizarre surreal fake 60's era video.
The Ryumba ~ A signature cocktail from Los Angeles's new downtown bar, The One-Eyed Gypsy. Made with rye, mint, cucumber, and a dash of hot chili pepper... goes great with their Sweet Potato Tots!
Golden Road Brewery ~ A look at the grand opening of Los Angeles's newest and largest craft brewery.
The Secret Life of Bourbon Barrels ~ Tasting Table shares an infographic tracing the journeys the the barrels from 4 distilleries go on.
A trip to High West, Utah's only whiskey distillery, and a look at some of the hand crafted cocktails at Montage Deer Valley... Bourbon mixed with rye and a whiskey made from oats!
Press Club ~ San Francisco's wine lounge and tasting room now offers an ever growing collection of eclectic beers! The are getting as serious about beer as they are wine.
A great chocolate and wine flight at Montage Deer Valley featuring a rare Peruvian chocolate once though extinct.
A closer look at some of the beer made for Montage Deer Valley by Wasatch Brewery in which we meet the hotel, Utah, the brewer, and an adorable dog.
White House Honey Ale ~ Obama served up some home brew to a recent medal of honor recipient. His term marks the first time that beer has been brewed in the White House.
The Ginger-Rey... a surprisingly sour cocktail from Four Seasons Los Angeles at Beverly Hills. A great accompaniment to their new global street food inspired strEAT menu.
Serious Drinks goes behind the scenes at the Maine Mead Works and takes a look at their continuously fermenting system.
Xlixe ~ Anyway you say it (they suggest slice) pies and pints are a winning combination in this Little Tokyo pizzeria.
NOLET's Silver Champagne Sangria ~ A delivery of fresh champagne grapes makes for an exciting afternoon and cocktail!
Take Out Wine Pairings! A fun video collaboration between Brunellos Have More Fun and Kitchy Kitchen.
Perch ~ Poised atop the Pershing building in downtown LA perch offers a happy hour with an amazing view! French wines,Kir Royal, and more on the 15th floor!
Scientist believe they have discovered the origins of the yeast used to brew German lagers... all the way over in South America.
Taco Truck Wine Tasting ~ domaineLA and Mariscos Jaliscos teamed up for some serious street food and wine pairings like rosé and fried shrimp tacos!
Sweet Corn Cocktail ~ Serious Drinks shares this summer cocktail made with rum, lime, bitters, demerara syrup and a quarter cup of corn kernels.
Woodward at Ames Hotel in Boston features some great signature cocktails like a Meyer Lemon Gin Fizz and some amazing housemade BBQ chips!
NOLET's Lychee Gimlet ~ The latest tropical fruit gift box from NOLET's Gin was packed with sweet delicious lychees!
The Boston Globe rounds up some great summer cocktails... shandys, mai tais and more!
Rhuby ~ A new rhubarb flavored liquor from Art in the Age of Mechanical Reproduction. It is a great use of the seasonal favorite, rhubarb, goes back to the plant's past as a medicinal tonic!
From the LA Weekly... Scottish chemists can now tell real scotch from fake by using science!
Esquire's manliest cocktail order... "old-fashioned, no fruit"
Southern Eclipse ~ A cocktail made with Wild Turkey, cognac, maple syrup and an amazing view. Just one of the delicious signature cocktails at The Loft in Montage Laguna Beach.
Amber and Ember Cocktail ~ Black Market Liquor Bar in Studio City offers up this incredibly smokey cocktail made with Ardbeg scotch and for dessert ... deep fried fluffernutters!
Beer Floats! Father's Office, the Los Angeles craft beer and burger Mecca, just added dessert to the menu. They feature IPA beer floats and buttermilk ice cream sandwiches!