Before I started writing about liquor last year, I considered myself a "drinkstagrammer." I would go to cocktail bars and take photos of my drinks -- trying not to annoy friends, other patrons or bartenders. I also started following iconic bars and popular bartenders/brand ambassadors. Among them was Colin Asare-Appiah, the charismatic world traveler who's served as a Bacardi brand ambassador for the past several years. I always admired his effortless swagger and beautiful cocktails.
Summer is fast approaching (despite how it feels on the East Coast), so many are starting to think about putting on a swimsuit, being healthier and (maybe) losing a little weight.
Drake has made yet another mogul move — and he wants you to join him in being a mogul, too. The Grammy Award-winning artist recently announced the intention to file an initial public offering (aka an IPO) that will allow people to invest in his Virginia Black American Whiskey brand.
Our friends overseas are just ahead of the culinary curve — like it or not. For example, KFC in Europe is encouraging customers to use its gravy in cocktails.
The Grand Rapids-based distillery released the barrel-aged version of their award-winning gin, MICHIGIN® last October. The gin was crafted from 100% Michigan ingredients, including Lake Michigan water, Heffron Farms' red winter wheat and juniper from Beaver Island.
Valentine's Day is right around the corner or you may have gotten a great bottle as a gift recently. Either way, it's probably time to hone up on your wine skills.
Marijuana has been a hot button topic as of late, as it is becoming legal in more and more states. And as dispensaries pop up across the country, you can not only smoke, eat, and vape your weed, now you can even drink it.
True sports fans, from all walks of life, live and die with the wins and losses of their team. Even a celebrity like actor/comedian Rob Riggle isn't immune to the agony of defeat when it comes to his beloved University of Kansas Jayhawks who went 1-11 this college football season.
The holidays are behind us but you may still have some seasonal stress you need to release. If so, you can head to Brooklyn's Kick Axe for a beer and axe-throwing. Yes, the kind of axe that they use to chop down trees type of axe-throwing.
Spirits aficionados take note. Casa Noble recently released the latest addition to its portfolio of first-class tequilas — Selección del Fundador Volume II, a triple distilled, extra añejo, which has been aged for eight years in new Taransaud 114-liter French white oak barrels.
It may be the most wonderful time of the year for many, yet not everyone is in the holiday spirit — but we all have to eat (and drink ideally).
If Santacon isn't for you but you still like to deck the halls with a good spirited beverage that's #FestiveAF, then this is the article for you.
Anyone can buy a nice bottle of liquor as a gift. However, getting said bottle, say a nice bottle of cognac, personalized for your friend or family member makes a nice gift into the perfect gift.
Rap legend Bun B is a man of many interests. From being a hip-hop legend and copping the freshest sneakers to his hometown of Houston and delicious food, he really does it all. So, it's no surprise that he's combined his loves for his latest collabo — sushi-inspired sneakers.