Hops Enthusiasts Are Ruining Craft Beer For The Rest Of Us


As a beer writer, I often find myself preaching the word about craft beer to people who don?t want to hear it. There are a lot of Bud Light fans and pe ...

 

Donald Trump’s Election Night Party is charging $13 for wine and $7 for soda, but it’s probably not his fault


Lots of tweeters made quick work Tuesday night bashing Donald Trump for the price of the booze at his election night party after seeing this tweet from the Washington Post’s Dana Milbank.

 

Why Artisanal Cider-Makers Hate the Fizzy Stuff Sold in Six-Packs


On a warm spring afternoon earlier this year, I hiked around Autumn Stoschek’s orchards, which are perched on the steep slopes surrounding her cidery in the Finger Lakes region of New York.

 

How to Chill White Wine Faster


There’s nothing worse than a room-temperature bottle of white wine you want to drink right away. It needs to be chilled—at least slightly. Thing is, not everyone has a wine cellar or fridge, and most more creative scenarios take too long to bring the bottle down to its optimal temperature.

 

What Makes a Beer Taste Dry?


When beer is made, during the first phase, sugars are extracted from the grains using warm water. The resulting wort has a slightly higher density than ...

 

Craft Vodka Is on the Rise, Even Though It’s Basically a Silly Sham


The vodka business is a wonderful testament to the brute power of consumer marketing. By federal dictate, America's best-selling liquor is required to ...

 

“Drink” This Cocktail Cloud Through Your Lungs and Eyeballs


The madcap British experiential food design duo Bompas & Parr got their start doing imaginative things with jelly. They’ve since made a career out of such sensory feats as developing the world’s first edible New Year’s Eve fireworks and grilling steaks over molten lava.

 

Don`t Drink and Drone


This is why you don’t drink and drive, people.

 

Americans Now Drink More Craft Beer Than Budweiser


Here’s a very cool graph from today’s Wall Street Journal that says an awful lot about America’s changing taste in alcohol.

 

When is a superaged spirit too old to drink?


The first time I tasted a superaged spirit—a rare 50-year-old Glenfiddich single malt scotch—I was taken aback.

 
 
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