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A Mixologist’s Guide to Creating an Actually Great Suicide Soda

Depending on where and when you grew up, you might know it by a different name. Some call it swamp water. Some call it a…

How to Mix a DIY Spiked Seltzer That’s Better Than White Claw

This is a time of crisis. Climate change is almost irreversible, vaping is officially no safer than smoking cigarettes and, suddenly, there’s a White Claw…

Why Doesn’t Everyone Eat at the Bar?

It happens at least once a week. A couple comes in for dinner, and as the host shows them to a lovely hightop built for…

Your Neighborhood Bartender’s Body Is Broken and Their Brain Is Fried

I’ve had a lot of strange things said to me while I’m working, but this line truly caught me off guard: “You know, the odds…