We were in London last week and caught up with the talented cocktail maker Brian Silva at the Balthazar. Which reminded us that we need to share our favorite recipes from his book, Brian Silva: Mixing in the Right Circles at Balthazar with you.read more
We’re living during a time where the phrase, “Do it yourself,” is quite literally becoming a live-by motto. And this isn’t a bad thing! More and more, people are embracing making their dreams a reality based solely on their own merit. They’re original, tenacious, go-getters, hard working, and unapologetically confident individuals. It’s time we celebrate those who go the extra mile all year round (even if you might not be one of them).read more
It’s the last weekend of summer. How is it that three months of winter feels like an eternity yet three months of summer flies by faster than an accidental swipe right on Tinder for a guy who obviously spends the majority his time posing shirtless in gym mirrors?read more
“It was really awesome.” That’s what most viewers said in regards to yesterday’s eclipse, but a lot of us couldn’t say the same. Either you weren’t in the path of totality, you were stuck in a meeting, or you were like this guy and your homemade eclipse glasses just weren’t cutting it.read more
Summer is never complete without a good tiki party… We all know it’s true. Everyone loves a themed party.
The leis. The grass skirts. The coconut bras. The tiki torches. And of course, let’s not forget the tiny cocktail umbrellasread more
*** This article might contain Game of Thrones spoilers ***
So if you’re not caught up, don’t scroll past Retta shaming your lazy “But-I’m-Not-Caught-Up-Yet!” behind.
OK so, all of us who are in the know, understand that watching Game of Thrones is no longer a casual Sunday night affair. The show has gotten so popular, and so good, that it deserves it’s own thematic cocktails as well. And thanks to The Daily Californian, we’ve got some.read more
After a 5+ mile hike in the dead of summer, every camper wants a cold one. But what they don’t want is to lug a cooler of cold ones up a mountain.
Happy (Almost) National Mojito Day! If you aren’t planning on guzzling down what is the deliciousness of a mojito tomorrow, have no fear DIA is here. After all, it’s the only day a year that drinking mojitos truly counts…read more
Now that it’s summer, it’s inevitable that you’re often going to crave a refreshing drink and a delicious frozen treat. Well, we here at DIA say embrace your cravings! Listen to your gut! Don’t keep yourself from enjoying the finer things in life! Treat. Yo. Self!read more