Cocktails

30 Days of Fall Drinking

Hard Cider Sangria Are you bummed that the summer days of sangria sipping are over? We have just the thing to cheer you up. Get in the mood for fall with this refreshing autumn sangria. Instead of wine, this juicy sangria is made with hard cider spiked with lemon juice and apple brandy. It can […]

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Costco Takes on LaCroix with New Cheaper Sparkling Water Flavors

Costco just upped their sparkling water game. The superstore recently added three flavors to their Kirkland Signature line of fizzy beverages, and the new cans are strikingly similar to the cult-favorite seltzer LaCroix in both look and price. The line from Costco’s private label already consisted of flavors like black raspberry, orange mango and kiwi […]

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This Is What Happens When You Put a Can of Coke in Liquid Nitrogen

It’s been almost a decade since every middle school chemistry student in America shoved some Mentos into a 2-liter bottle of Diet Coke for their science fair project. Now that experiment has gotten a professional upgrade by an actual British knight, no less. Sir Martyn Poliakoff, a chemistry professor at the University of Nottingham and […]

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How Bourbon is Made

Here’s a dream vacation for the alcohol lovers among us: Head down to Kentucky bourbon country and spend five days on distillery tours. Unfortunately, many of us don’t have the time (our livers also don’t have the endurance) to make something like that happen, so why not let the good people over at Gear Patrol do it […]

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Sazerac Recipe

"An oldie but a goody, this is one of the world’s first cocktails, invented in New Orleans in the 19th century." Ingredients Adjust US Metric 1/4 teaspoon anise flavored liqueur 1/2 teaspoon white sugar 1 teaspoon water 2 dashes Peychaud bitters ice cubes 1/4 cup rye whiskey 1 lemon twist, for garnish Directions Prep 5 […]