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Sipping Mezcal South of the Border
2 hours ago

Sipping Mezcal South of the Border

You wouldn’t order anything but hot dogs at the ball park, cotton candy at a carnival, and popcorn at the movies. And why not? Because they are all precisely the …
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5 Delicious Gluten-Free Cocktails
2 days ago

5 Delicious Gluten-Free Cocktails

Raise a Glass to Being Gluten-Free. Avoid Grains, but Still Enjoy a Drink.

If you deal with gluten sensitivity or intolerance, enjoying a drink can be a bit of a …
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5 Unusual Negronis
2 days ago

5 Unusual Negronis

Los Angeles Bartenders Take on the Negroni. When you mess with classic cocktail recipes, you better know what you’re doing. If you don’t, two things may happen.

First, you stand …
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14 Stunning Corkscrews: Un-Cork in Style
3 days ago

14 Stunning Corkscrews: Un-Cork in Style

One of the most critical tools in any loyal imbiber’s bar is a corkscrew.

But, not all corkscrews are created equal; some are small and compact, some open bottles easily, …
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Robotic Bartenders are Here – But Can They Mix a Drink?
4 days ago

Robotic Bartenders are Here – But Can They Mix a Drink?

Remember R2D2 buzzing around in Return Of The Jedi with a tray of alien happy hour specials for the party crowd on Jabba the Hutt’s skiff? This scene of science-fiction …
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The Irish Coffee: Two Bars, Two Recipes, One Glass of Whiskey – Tinged Heaven
7 days ago

The Irish Coffee: Two Bars, Two Recipes, One Glass of Whiskey – Tinged Heaven

Back in the day, the Shannon Airport in Ireland was known far and wide for its magical Irish Coffee.

Great, if you are at the airport. Not so great, if …
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Ice for a Price: Gläce Luxury Ice Company
1 week ago

Ice for a Price: Gläce Luxury Ice Company

“There was a time when ice was considered a luxury of kings, and of those who could afford it,” says Roberto Sequeira, founder of the Gläce Luxury Ice Company. “What …
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How to Create Your Own Spirited Infusions
1 week ago

How to Create Your Own Spirited Infusions

Every day, spirits makers offer new twists on flavor.

From herbal to spicy, fruity to tart, flavoring alcohol has a long history, going back to the healing elixirs of monks, …
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Fireside Sippers
1 week ago

Fireside Sippers

The holidays have ended and it’s time to batten down the hatches. Although that thermometer mercury may not have dipped too low in some parts yet, it’s coming. It always …
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The Most Perfect – and Overlooked – Wine Category in the World
2 weeks ago

The Most Perfect – and Overlooked – Wine Category in the World

Sherry Offers Quality, Versatility and Value.

Maybe it’s because you struggled through Edgar Allan Poe’s “Cask of Amontillado” in high school, or maybe you never really felt a connection …
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The Wonders of a Well-Made Hot Buttered Rum
2 weeks ago

The Wonders of a Well-Made Hot Buttered Rum

Pardon Me, Bartender, But There’s Some Butter in My Rum.

Just as the warm months conjure images of Mai Tais and Mojitos, a chill in the air seems to put …
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18 Accessories to Bling Out Your Bar
2 weeks ago

18 Accessories to Bling Out Your Bar

It is often said that we first taste with our eyes and, when it comes to cocktails, the visuals are just as critical as the libation itself.

Mixology is more …
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