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  • Celebrate Today “National Punch Day”

    Celebrate Today “National Punch Day”

    Celebrate today with a bowlful of booze! Originally, punch, known as “panch” in Hindi, “panj” in Persian or “panchan” in Sanskrit (all words meaning “five”), […]

  • Natalie Jacob (NYC) Wins Remixology Finals

    Natalie Jacob (NYC) Wins Remixology Finals

    Taking first place at last night’s 2nd Annual Appleton Estate Reserve Remixology Finals was Natalie Jacob . During the Remixology NYC Semi Finals she was full […]

  • No need to smuggle Suze anymore

    No need to smuggle Suze anymore

    Suze is almost impossible to find in the United States, but according to Robert Simonson from offthepresses.blogspot.com “Domain Select has decided to import and distribute […]

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  • The 5th Annual San Francisco Cocktail Week kicks off TODAY

    The 5th Annual San Francisco Cocktail Week kicks off TODAY

    Here is the list of the seminars through out the week: Monday, September 19 Bay Area Distillers Panel Discussion 3-5 p.m. Location: The Boothby Center […]

  • Jim Beam’s new Product “Devil’s Cut”

    Jim Beam’s new Product “Devil’s Cut”

    Innovation is still prevalent in the boutique whiskey market, from small batch and single barrel to white dog and marketed moonshine. Jim Beam’s newest product, […]

  • Boardwalk Empire: Speakeasy Tour (HBO)

    Boardwalk Empire: Speakeasy Tour (HBO)

    Continuing with the Emmy Awards weekend theme, here is an inside look at some of the speakeasies featured in one of my favorite TV series […]

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  • The 2011 Emmys Drinking Game

    The 2011 Emmys Drinking Game

    It’s TVs most important night of the year and the Official 2011 Emmy Awards drinking game is finally here thanks to Esquire. All you need is a […]

  • Where To Drink Saturday Night? (Storyville Boston)

    Where To Drink Saturday Night? (Storyville Boston)

    Storyville (Boston) Continuing with the theme of cocktail lounges as the one I recommended in NYC for Friday (Silver Lining), Storyville (Boston) is part speakeasy and […]

  • The Boutique Bar Show- London Edition-

    The Boutique Bar Show- London Edition-

    For all my UK readers The Boutique Bar Show- London Edition- is rolling to town Sept 20-21. The show is completely focused on showcasing new […]

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  • Where To Drink Friday Night? (Silver Lining NYC)

    Where To Drink Friday Night? (Silver Lining NYC)

    Silver Lining Joseph Schwartz and Sasha Petraske of Little Branch are bringing another cocktail-and-jazz drinkery to 75 Murray Street (Tribeca). Located Under a cast-iron townhouse […]