Top Fives

Top Five Breakfast Cocktails

Breakfast, as they say, is the most important meal of the day. So why not pair the most important meal of the day with a tasty beverage?

Top Five Whiskey Sour Recipes

Here are five great whiskey sour recipes from five great bartenders from New York and Los Angeles.

Five Over-The-Top Bloody Marys

Bloody Mary’s aren’t just for sipping anymore.
 
 Drinks

Chilled Drink of the Week: The Atomic

BLVD Cocktail Company, Las Vegas offers The Atomic, an all-natural, homemade fireball, which infuses American whiskey with nine spices.
 
 Featured Brands

U.S. Debut of Rebellious Vodka Mariette this Fall

Rolling out in the U.S. this fall is Vodka Mariette, a French vodka produced in Bordeaux.

Introducing 22-Year-Old Lost Prophet – The Fourth Release from the Orphan Barrel Whiskey Distilling Company

Lost Prophet is a 22-year-old Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey that was distilled in Frankfort, Ky. at what was then the George T. Stagg Distillery and found at Stitzel-Weller warehouses in Louisville.

Old Forester Whiskey Row Series

Innovative Series Allows People to Taste Their Way through Bourbon History. First Release 1870 Original Batch.
 
 Mixologists

Featured Mixologist Chris Tunstall

Check out this weeks featured mixologist and see how you can become a featured mixologist.

Featured Mixologist Camber Lay

Check out this weeks featured mixologist and see how you can become a featured mixologist.

Featured Mixologist AJ Snetler

Check out this weeks featured mixologist and see how you can become a featured mixologist.
 
 Celebrities

Alfonso Ribeiro Joins Southern Comfort to Host the Unofficial World’s Largest Group Toast

The massive toast happened at LA’s Dodger Stadium in conjunction with the Electric Run, which kicked off the after-party for more than 10,000 runners.

Belvedere Vodka partners with amfAR, The Foundation for AIDS Research for the organization’s Inspiration Gala in Los Angeles

Designer Tom Ford was honored at the fete with key guests in attendance Gwyneth Paltrow, Sharon Stone, Rihanna, Miley Cyrus, Justin Timberlake, Kristin Davis, Camilla Belle, Ashley Madekwe, Rose McGowan, Dita Von Teese and more...

Stars Come Out for George Clooney, Rande Gerber and Mike Meldman’s Annual Casamigos Tequila Party

Guests celebrated in an environment featuring custom painted skulls, gravestones, a photo-booth and shrines honoring the dead.
 
 Upcoming Events

San Diego Bay Wine & Food Festival November 16th – 23rd, 2014

Culinary masters, legendary winemakers and 10,000 foodies collide.

Flavor! Napa Valley Annual Wine and Food Festival – November 19th – 23rd, 2014

Featuring legendary Napa Valley wineries, restaurants and chefs.

Rum Renaissance Caribbean Cruise departs from Puerto Rico – November 22nd – 29th, 2014

An exclusive rum-themed adventure aboard a luxurious modern cruise ship visiting the island birthplaces of great rum.
 
 Industry News

Airport Bars and Restaurants Serve Up Special Drinks in Support of Movember

The only thing travelers need to consider during their Movember travels – Team Jack or Team Adolphus!

American Craft Spirits Association and New York Distilling Guild Salute Governor Cuomo for Launching Craft Initiative

The goal of the new law is "to further develop the industry and raise the profile of New York's beverage producers."

Tanduay Asian Rum Launches Mixology Program

Award-Winning Spirit Teams Up With Bartenders Nationwide.
 
 Beer

Goose Island Prepares for Release of Renowned Barrel-Aged Beers

It’s almost that time, the moment beer fans have been waiting an entire year for, the chance to get their hands on this year’s flock of Goose Island’s award-winning barrel-aged beers.

Newcastle Introduces Scotch Ale

Inaugural beer in a series of “collaboration editions” created with venerable European breweries.

Featured Beer: Brewdog’s “The End of History”

The eclectic and wild Scottish brewery Brewdog just brewed their latest creation “The End of History,” which weighs in at 55% ABV, and they have decided to put it into a taxidermy squirrel.
 
 Wine

Wines of Chile Launches #Carmenere Day to Celebrate 20th Anniversary of Its Rediscovery on November 24th

The date will be commemorated with a Twitter chat from 9-10pm EST using hashtag #CarmenereDay.

Bedell Cellars Launches First Crush Red 2013 With New Artist Label

A collaboration with the artist Mickalene Thomas.

RdV Vineyards Raises Significant Funds for Nonprofit Hope For The Warriors®

Military families benefit from 100% of sales of the vineyard’s Exsurgo wine.