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Drink: Cheers!

You can't have food without drinks; they're a perennial pair. From the humblest glass of water to the finest glass of wine, there's something out there for everyone, and we have tons of tips, tricks, recipes, and guides to help you quench your thirst.

All about drink

What Makes a Wine 'Dry?' 00:35

What Makes a Wine 'Dry?'

by Pamela Vachon | If you are any self-proclaimed lover of wine, it is likely that you have used the term “dry” to describe what you are looking for to a bartender, sommelier...

Rank Your Favorite Flavored Waters

Rank Your Favorite Flavored Waters

by Jessica Learish | Among topics of socially acceptable dinner conversation, flavored water can spark some of the most heated debates. If you're reading this, you've probably...

St. Patrick's Day Cocktails That Are Better Than Gold 02:45

St. Patrick's Day Cocktails That Are Better Than Gold

by Brittany Loggins | Whether you’re celebrating by heading to your favorite St. Patrick’s Day parade or...

The Must-Attend American Beer Fests of 2019 02:06

The Must-Attend American Beer Fests of 2019

by David Klein | Taking a cue from the world of music, the craft beer industry is currently in a festival frenzy. No matter where you live or the style of beer you prefer...

Refreshing Green Brunch Drinks to Celebrate Springtime 00:58

Refreshing Green Brunch Drinks to Celebrate Springtime

by Joey Skladany | Spring is synonymous with life, and while allergy sufferers would probably like life to take somewhat of a chill pill, there's no denying the excitement...

Everything You Wanted to Know About Matcha Green Tea 00:45

Everything You Wanted to Know About Matcha Green Tea

by Joey Skladany | If your morning brew is in need of a green upgrade, look no further than still-trendy matcha green tea powder...

Tour a Distillery This Spring Break For an On-Theme (Yet Highbrow) Experience 02:37

Tour a Distillery This Spring Break For an On-Theme (Yet Highbrow) Experience

by Pamela Vachon | Distillation is the process that converts the sugars from grains or fruit into alcohol by way of evaporation using metal columns or pots known as stills...

11 Best Irish Whiskey Brands for St. Patrick's Day

11 Best Irish Whiskey Brands for St. Patrick's Day

by Kelley Peters and Pamela Vachon | If your Irish whiskey consumption has heretofore been limited to only that which you might call for as “Jame-o” and drink in shot form, perhaps this...

Everything You Never Knew About McDonald's Shamrock Shakes

Everything You Never Knew About McDonald's Shamrock Shakes

by Jessica Gentile |   It's that time of year again (but it's already almost over)! The green shake has appeared once more on the Golden Arches menu, and fast food lovers...

The Niche Warm Drinks That Will Get You Through a Chilly Spring 02:26

The Niche Warm Drinks That Will Get You Through a Chilly Spring

by Daphne Chen | Here’s the thing, the arrival of spring doesn’t necessarily mean the snow (or rain, or sleet, or 30 degree temperatures) are over. On the upside, more...

7 Ways to Upgrade Your Hot Chocolate

Hot Chocolate Hacks: How to Make Haute Cocoa

by Amy Schulman | Sure, the weather outside may be frightful, but if there’s one thing that’ll keep you chugging along through the winter months, it’s the always idyllic...

The Best Subscription Boxes for Beer Lovers 00:42

The Best Subscription Boxes for Beer Lovers

by Nikki Freihofer | Whether you need to find the perfect gift for the beer lover in your life, or you are the beer lover and want to try new things, look no further than...

How to Plan an Orange-Themed Brunch 00:33

Orange You Glad You’re Hosting This Brunch?

by Toniann Pasqueralle | I LOVE a good themed party, and I’m known for going hard. I love dressing top to bottom in themed clothing, but what I love even more is creating a...

11 Mardi Gras Drinks to Get the Good Times Rolling 02:38

11 Mardi Gras Drinks to Get the Good Times Rolling

by Jen Wheeler | Mardi Gras is basically one big party, and what's a party without drinks? To properly...

Are 3D Printed Drinks the Cocktails of the Future?

Are 3D Printed Drinks the Cocktails of the Future?

by Simone Paget | The last place you’d expect to put back a few futuristic cocktails is in an abandoned Amtrak station located in an industrial area of Oakland. I was...

What Is Bulletproof Coffee and Is It Actually Good for You? 00:45

What Is Bulletproof Coffee and Is It Actually Good for You?

by Anna Davies | Like green juice or a wheatgrass shot, bulletproof coffee is both a beverage and a lifestyle statement. A mixture of coffee, butter (sometimes ghee...

Is Aging Wine in Concrete The Next Big Thing? 00:56

Is Aging Wine in Concrete The Next Big Thing?

by Emily Cappiello | When it comes to the fermentation process, wine has been treated the same way for years. Varietals are fermented and aged in barrels (usually made from...

What Is the Difference Between Gluten-Free and Gluten-Removed Beer?

What Is the Difference Between Gluten-Free and Gluten-Removed Beer?

by David Klein | Earlier this month fitness-oriented Sufferfest Beer Company made history when it became the first acquisition in Sierra Nevada Brewing Company’s nearly...

How to Throw a Mardi Gras Party 02:38

How to Throw a Mardi Gras Party

by Pamela Vachon | All hail Rex, or Bacchus, or whatever scheduling entity has placed Mardi Gras as late as March 5 this year, just when we are starting to recover from...

The Ultimate Guide to Jell-O Shots 00:49

The Ultimate Guide to Jell-O Shots

by Caitlin M. O'Shaughnessy | As Mardi Gras approaches—and let's not forget Spring Break—it’s time to get back in touch with that classic college drink: the Jell-O shot. A frat party...

A Case Study in Cocktails: New Orleans Is Home to Some of the Longest-Standing Classics

A Case Study in Cocktails: New Orleans Is Home to Some of the Longest-Standing Classics

by Pamela Vachon | New Orleans might not lay direct claim to being the birthplace of the cocktail; the credit is a contested one involving matters of semantics and publication...

The Best Amazon Cocktail Sets for Your Home Bar 02:45

The Best Amazon Cocktail Sets for Your Home Bar

by Jen Wheeler | There's something so chic and grown-up about having a home bar (or bar cart), even if you're only making mocktails. No matter what kind of mixed drinks...

2019 Oscars Cocktails Inspired by the Best Picture Nominees 01:00

2019 Oscars Cocktails Inspired by the Best Picture Nominees

by Jen Wheeler | Whether you host a red carpet cocktail party, an award-worthy dinner, or put together a more casual movie-snack-inspired affair, the Oscars are a great...

Don’t Stress—We Have The Downlow On CBD Cocktails

Don’t Stress—We Have The Downlow On CBD Cocktails

by Emily Cappiello | It’s the cocktail trend that’s been impossible to miss—CBD cocktails. It’s seemingly everywhere as the legalization of hemp and cannabis, mixed with...

Are Cocktails Better Shaken or Stirred? 01:00

Are Cocktails Better Shaken or Stirred?

by Roxanne Webber and Jen Wheeler | Shaken or stirred—which is the better way to make a cocktail? Well, that depends on exactly what's in it. The mixing method will affect both the texture...