The World’s Strongest Beer

Beer. The golden elixir. The drink of champions. Also, usually something that you chill out with, a drink you enjoy with your friends while watching a rousing game of football. Or Sex in the City reruns. Whatever floats your boat. Basically, beer is a drink you can relax with. Right?   They’re happy that they … Continue reading

The Sub: Making Your Fridge Obsolete for Keeping Beer Cold

That’s Heineken’s brand new toy up there.  It’s being touted as the latest must-have home appliance for perfectly ice-cold beers right in the comfort of your own home. The Sub is a collaborative effort between Heineken, Krups and designer Marc Newson. The whole idea of it is that it can provide you with a pint of ice-cold … Continue reading

The 3 Most Bizarre Beer Ads Ever

What makes for a good beer ad? Plenty of hot women, slow motion shots of the beer being poured into an ice-cold mug, and possibly a winning smile from the main lead as he takes a satisfying swig from the mug. The winning formula for beer ads since… forever. But sometimes, the marketing guys behind … Continue reading

Halloween Drinking Games for a Frightfully Good Time

We’re continuing our All Hallows’ Eve celebration with more alcohol-fueled shenanigans. This week, we delve into the world of drinking games, with a Halloween twist. SPOOKY!   Just a cold one enjoying a cold one. Get it? Cold? Cause he’s a zombie? And they don’t generate body heat? No? Question: When I say “Halloween”, what … Continue reading

What if horror films had their own beer?

  Halloween is happening at the end of the month, and what better way to celebrate All Hallows’ Eve than with alcohol? To be fair, every holiday should be celebrated with alcohol.   This week, we peek into the world of horror movies and see what it’s like if each slasher flick had its own … Continue reading

What Alcohol Can I Drink If I’m On A Diet?

    (Via http://menportal.wordpress.com/)   Rock-hard abs and alcohol. It’s the ultimate dream. Drink all the alcohol you want while totally getting shredded abs. Excuse us while we weep a little in sheer admiration of this majestic concept. However, it is but a pipe dream. Drinking copious amounts of alcohol will get you the dreaded beer … Continue reading

4 Amazing Alcoholic Beverages Made From The Strangest Things

Foreshadowing.  We be getting literary all up in here. (Via http://james-mcwilliams.com)   Everyone knows what most alcoholic beverages are made of. It’s usually various types of grains or fruit that get fermented into delicious alcohol. You’ve probably heard that vodka can be made from potatoes, or that tequila is made from the blue agave plant. That’s … Continue reading

Mug of beer with a foamy heart

5 Reasons Why Beer is Good For You

You don’t need reasons to love drinking beer. It’s beer. Of course you love it. But sometimes, it can be nice to explain to those non-believers why beer is such an amazing beverage. In moderation, of course. Too much of a good thing is a bad thing, after all. Except for Clint Eastwood’s sons. Apparently, … Continue reading

Cherries in Mouth

3 Cocktails to Pop Your Cherry Liqueur With

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

Butterbeer Barrel

Harry Potter and the Quest for the Perfect Butterbeer

(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