2 Awesome Lunar New Year Cocktails Ideas

It’s that time of the year when red packets are given and received, when questions about your marital status are asked, and when the nation suddenly goes on a bak-kwa eating frenzy. It’s the Lunar New Year, a time when your family and friends gather to make merry and spread festive cheer. But instead of … Continue reading

3 of the World’s Weirdest Cocktails and Where to Find Them

Cosmopolitans and Martinis are nice, but they’re also kinda boring sometimes. Right? Sometimes, you just want to throw caution to the wind and money at the bartender. Just to try something new. Something exciting. Something different. Just like Michael Jordan’s baseball career. It was… different. But unlike Mike’s ill-fated baseball career, cocktails headed in a … Continue reading

How to Make the Best Eggnog

Christmas is just around the corner, and nothing screams jolly holiday alcohol-fuelled festivities like getting your alcoho-ho-hol on with a mug of eggnog. There are a million recipes on the Internet that claim to be the perfect eggnog recipe, but we’re going with this one from Imbibe. They know a thing or two about tasty … Continue reading

3 Thanksgiving Cocktails to Give Thanks for

Here in Singapore, we don’t really celebrate Thanksgiving Day. Which, incidentally, is today. However, that shouldn’t stop us from indulging in a little bit of Thanksgiving creativity when it comes to cocktails. Don’t worry. There will be no turkey martinis or stuffing margaritas tonight. OR WILL THERE? No. None of that. But just imagine this … Continue reading

3 Cocktails to Pop Your Cherry Liqueur With

Cherries in Mouth

Cherries are like Nature’s perfect fruits. Sweet, tart and beautifully red, they go with everything from pies to steaks. Seriously though, try a steak with a wine and cherry sauce. It’s amazing. Your mouth will thank you. Just, just look at it. I mean. Seriously. Cherry liqueurs are often dismissed as being too sweet and … Continue reading

Harry Potter and the Quest for the Perfect Butterbeer

Butterbeer Barrel

(http://shuttertron.wordpress.com) J.K. Rowling has given the world many great things with her Harry Potter series. From memorable quotes and imaginative characters to awesome spells and the blossoming of Emma Watson, we should be thankful to J.K. Rowling for bestowing upon us the gift of the Potter. But the one thing that has always excited us … Continue reading

3 Awesome Beer Cocktails To Try This Week

Beer bottles

Beer is awesome. Nothing beats a tall, frosty mug of ice-cold beer after work. Except maybe two mugs of ice-cold beer. Or three. But sometimes, you feel just a little bit adventurous. Sometimes you just want to spice things up in your life. You want that mug of beer to be more than just a … Continue reading

How to make the perfect Singapore Sling

Two glasses of Singapore Sling

It’s that time of the year where Singaporeans celebrate the nation’s independence and what better way to mark this joyous occasion than with an iconic Singaporean beverage? Because even dinosaurs love that chocolatey malt taste. (Via http://puffingmuffin.com)   So what’s the most iconic Singaporean beverage that you can think of? That’s right; it’s the Kopi … Continue reading

3 Pairs Of Cocktail Terms That You Should Never Get Wrong

Cocktails are awesome. Most of the time, they come in pretty colours and they taste like a tiny bit of heaven, served in a chilled glass. But due to the myriad ways you can enjoy a cocktail, many people often get their cocktail terms all mixed up, like a hilarious alcoholic version of Lindsay Lohan’s … Continue reading

Bar Review: Bar Stories

Tucked away on the second floor of a Haji Lane shophouse, Bar Stories is a quaint little place that oozes charm and personality. Given its location, we half-expected the place to be swarming with scene kids and hipsters, asking for Jägerbombs or Graveyards. To our pleasant surprise, the bar had a good mix of young … Continue reading