Displaying all articles tagged:


  1. Best of New York
    The Absolute Best Distilleries to Drink at in New YorkWhere to go when you want to taste your local booze before you buy it.
  2. news you can booze
    Get Ready to Feel the Pain of a Japanese Whiskey ShortageSome of the country’s best distillers have started rationing supplies.
  3. taste tests
    Is Bob Dylan’s New Whiskey Any Good?A whiskey superfan and a Bob Dylan superfan taste test Bob Dylan’s new whiskey.
  4. news you can booze
    Bulleit Whiskey Accused of Firing the Founder’s Daughter Because She’s GayThe “First Lady of Bourbon” says her brand ambassadorship abruptly ended the day before Christmas Eve via email.
  5. news you can booze
    Female-Run D.C. Distillery Releases Rye Inspired by Hillary ClintonRodham Rye is a blend of “whiskies that are stronger together than apart.”
  6. Best of New York
    The Absolute Best Whiskey Bar in New YorkSeven spots that most expertly blend outstanding selection with gracious service and good company.
  7. News You Can Booze
    Kings County Distillery Is Winning Major AwardsThree in the past month.
  8. News You Can Booze
    Sad Kentucky Officials Say Recovered Pappy Van Winkle Must Be DestroyedJulian Van Winkle nixed an auction because of liability concerns.
  9. News You Can Booze
    The World’s First Space-Whiskey Samples Have ReturnedThe distiller says it has a flavor he’s “not encountered here on Earth before.”
  10. Booze News
    Is Congress on the Cusp of Making Alcohol Cheaper?A new bill would reduce the liquor tax.
  11. News You Can Booze
    Some Bourbon-Makers Are Down to Their Last Few BarrelsThe shortage could keep smaller companies from aging this year’s whiskey.
  12. Stiff Drinks
    Get Ready for Pie-Flavored WhiskeyEven though it’s not actually possible to ever really be ready for pie-flavored whiskey.
  13. Booze News
    The Hard Stuff: 5 Liquors to Drink This WinterWhether in a cocktail, straight from your bar cart, or out on the town.
  14. Peaty Keen
    Here’s a Start-up That Promises to ‘Age’ Whiskey InstantlyWhy put the whiskey into the barrel when you can put the barrel into the whiskey?
  15. Simply the Best
    How Pappy Van Winkle Became King of the WhiskeysAnd why it could be even better in the future.
  16. Prohibition-Era Cocktails
    Russia Doesn’t Quite Grasp the Concept of Jack Daniel’s HoneyIt’s particularly bad news for Jack-drinking residents of the Ural mountains.
  17. Bury The Bourbon
    This Guy Will Spend the Afterlife in a Giant Jack Daniel’s Coffin“Mum and my grandparents are not too impressed.”
  18. Booze News
    Brooklyn Now Has Its Very Own Artisanal ScotchThough it’s still made in Scotland.
  19. Sour Mashed
    George Dickel Scores Surprise Victory in High-Stakes Tennessee Whiskey WarTennessee lost a fight to make George Dickel store all whiskey in-state.
  20. Ham on Rye
    Iowa Farmer Tries to Raise Pigs That Taste Like WhiskeyTalk about ham on rye.
  21. Cool
    Suntory Whisky Made the Most Beautiful Ice Cubes EverThe future of cocktails is melting.
  22. Sour Mashed
    Jack Daniel’s Says New Legislation Means the End of Tennessee WhiskeyMicro-distillers are caught in the middle of the proposed changes.
  23. Barrel Strength
    Master Distillers ‘Unity’ Is Probably the Only Bourbon You Need forAll auction proceeds will benefit Beam’s ALS-related charity.
  24. Whiskey Wire
    Jack Daniel’s Expands Distillery; Jim Beam Brings BackA very important whiskey-news update.
  25. Mum’s the Word
    Mumford & Sons Hard at Work on Signature WhiskeyThis liquor will make you want to paint your spirit gold, which means it makes you drunk.
  26. Obits
    Master Bourbon Distiller Elmer T. Lee Has DiedDon’t pour one out for him — drink one neat, maybe with a splash of water.
  27. Video Feed
    Watch a CGI-Resurrected Bruce Lee Sell Whiskey in a New Johnny Walker Blue AdEnter the blended Scotch whiskey.
  28. Bourbonpocalypse
    Don’t Freak Out or Anything, But There’s a Buffalo Trace ShortageEverybody just calm down.
  29. Whiskey a Stay-Stay
    Scandal Causes Spike in Maker’s Mark SalesClassic PR “disaster.”
  30. Whiskey a Stay Stay
    Full Strength: Maker’s Mark Will Not Water Its Bourbon Down“And we’re sincerely sorry we let you down.”
  31. Diluted
    Maker’s Mark Is Watering Down Its BourbonDon’t worry, they say, you won’t notice the difference between 84 and 90 proof.
  32. Neat
    Dave Wondrich Is Writing the Oxford Companion to Spirits and CocktailsYou’re going to need a bigger bookshelf.
  33. Oh Whiskey You’re Unleaded
    When Low-Proof Whiskey Becomes High Octane FuelFill ‘er up.
  34. Leftovers
    Chuan Ma Is a Hit; Britney Hits McDonald’sLA now has Slow Hand organic whiskey to pair with spicy beef noodle soup from Chuan Ma.
  35. Bars
    Sneak Peek at the Flatiron Room, Opening Next Week With Classic Cocktails andFour hundred whiskeys too.
  36. Booze News
    Bear Republic’s Racer 5 IPA Becomes a WhiskeyR5 Aged Whiskey finds the famed Bear Republic brew being distilled for nine days straight.
  37. Booze News
    An Inside Look At Anchor Distilling Company
  38. Mediavore
    LCB Dispatches More Metal Detectors to Nuisance Bars; Energy Drink Makers TargetPlus: Whiskey in a can is a thing now; and restaurateurs scramble to make payroll as states enact minimum wage hikes, all in our morning news roundup.
  39. Mediavore
    Here’s Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Pepper Pot Soup;Plus: Jamie Oliver creates a heart attack meatball sandwich, and here’s a look at what’s going on in the world of whiskey, all in our morning news roundup.
  40. Mediavore
    Students Criticize LAUSD’s New Lunches; Whiskey Might Fortify Your PortfolioQuinoa salad struggles to compete with Flamin’ Hot Cheetoes for the hearts and minds of schoolkids.
  41. Mediavore
    ‘Guns For Groceries’ Aimed at Reducing Holiday Season Family Drama;Plus: Now’s a good time to invest in whiskey; and Bataligate tops this year’s biggest food scandals, all in our morning news roundup.
  42. Mediavore
    Steve Wynn Promises Restaurants in Casinos; Cappuccino’s Best in the MorningPlus Swedish whiskey makes a splash and more, all in our morning news round-up.
  43. Celebrity Settings
    Meat Dress-Less Lady Gaga Goes Mostly Unnoticed in LancasterWithout being a spectacle, no one seemed to notice that she was there.
  44. Whiskey
    Are You A Card-Carrying Member of Citizen Public’s Whiskey Club?Go on, legitimize your consumption.
  45. Marketing Gimmicks
    Where to Raise a Whiskey for Whitey at Half The PriceDo you think the notorious mobster ate at Sonny McClean’s?
  46. Booze You can Use
    Gird Your Liver: Philadelphia Distilling Bottles and Ships XXX ShineIt’s the first whiskey to be distilled and bottled in Pennsylvania in decades.
  47. Product Placement
    Whiskey in Juice Boxes: We’d Like That to Be a Real Product, PleaseStop taunting us, ‘Sons of Anarchy.’
  48. Openings
    At Some Point Next Week, JG Domestic Will OpenThe opening could come on Monday, Friday or anywhere in between.
  49. Happy Hours
    Garces Gives Us Another Reason to Appreciate SaturdaysSaturday Happy Hour just may be the best idea ever!
  50. The James Weird Awards
    The James Weird Awards: Piss-Whiskey, Hairy Bagels, and Waffle House HijinxPlus: a suspicious-looking grocery thank-you note, and a brother and sister rob a Popeye’s with a golf club, in our weekly roundup of weird restaurant news.
Load More