Meet the Bartender of the Future: The Bot-Tender

Spirits / September 8, 2017 / No Comments.

Let’s paint some familiar pictures, shall we?

1) You’re at the bar and you’re feeling adventurous. You want to try something different than your go-to, but risking that $12+ price tag doesn’t always seem worth it when you don’t know if this new cocktail is going to work for you. So you find yourself sticking with the same old drink- sipping the mundane-ness down regardless.

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We Found The Black Sheep Of Chicago

Spirits / September 6, 2017 / No Comments.

Remember that awful time in history called The Prohibition? That time when people couldn’t drink in America (pun intended)? Well, unlike most of the US who got back on the horse after 13 years, Chicago took a while to recover from it. Almost 100 years to recover, to be exact.

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4 Cocktails You Can Totally Crush This Weekend

Cocktails / September 1, 2017 / No Comments.

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?

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Total Eclipse of the Cocktail

Cocktails / August 22, 2017 / No Comments.

“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.

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Where to Drink: The Movie Theater

Featured Story / August 8, 2017 / No Comments.

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Physically going to the movie theater has become such a rare thing nowadays with the quick turnover from the box office to iTunes, Netflix, Hulu, etc. But picture having an iMAX screen in front of you, sitting in a recliner, and having dinner and drinks served to you. Sounds too good to be true, right?

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Where to Drink: Dow Jones Bar

Featured Story / August 8, 2017 / No Comments.

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Anyone that has traveled abroad knows that after a few weeks away from the good ole’ US of A, you start to miss it like crazy. We get so accustomed to this way of life in America, the land of air conditioning and free refills. It is just not the same when you leave the country. The food is different, the culture is different, your whole environment has changed.

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Get Zen: Beer Yoga

Beer / August 8, 2017 / No Comments.

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We knew Germans liked beer, but we couldn’t have predicted they’d incorporate it into their yoga practice. Germany has introduced the latest international fitness craze, and it isn’t just Berlin hipsters that are into it. It’s beer yoga. Yup, it’s exactly how it sounds; consisting of enjoying a few refreshing sips of beer between each soul and core strengthening pose.

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Summer Tiki Party Cocktails

Cocktails / August 8, 2017 / No Comments.

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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 umbrellas

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All Aboard the Booze Train

Featured Story / July 28, 2017 / No Comments.

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After all the bad press airlines have been getting recently, we aren’t dying to get on a plane any time soon. But we are dying for a vacation (minus the stress, delays and anxiety).

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