The Federal government is looking to ban alcoholic energy drinks on the assumption that the FDA will find that caffeine is an unsafe additive to alcohol.
Why all of the confusion with labeling alcohol bottle? Why there not a standardized labeling for all consumables? I probably wouldn’t look, because I wouldn’t want to know, but that doesn’t mean that we shouldn’t have the ability to know…
Red bull and vodka…one of my favorite drinks. Combining caffeine and alcohol, at least according to me, is a brilliant idea: alcohol for a bit of social lubrication and caffeine to make me forget that I was up at 7 am for a run. But is mixing caffeine and alcohol actually bad for you?
Who can deny that a beer, a pretzel, and lederhosen are great fun?
Well, before you drink yourself into oblivion this month, you may want to know the pros and cons of our favorite Autumnal alcoholic beverage.
So you thought boxed wine was tacky? Just wait. You soon may be able to pump your own wine at the store. While it may not win you points with your sommelier club, it will score you some with mother nature.
Here’s the latest on vice research: moderate drinkers, those who consumed 1-3 drinks per day, were shown to live longer than those who abstained completely or drank heavily. Having just got back from the pub, I was happy to read this, but is it really the alcohol that helps people live longer?
I’ve always been a fan of kombucha, the fermented tea touted for its health benefits. But the buzz I would get from store-bought kombucha always made me feel like a [ … ]
Every wondered about some of the conventional cooking wisdom that makes the rounds? Addages like “hot pan, cold grease, no stick” and the idea that all of the alcohol cooks [ … ]
The following is a cross post from Folksy Brews from our newest contributor, Mike Lorey. Mike is an avid home brewer and local food enthusiast, and we’re thrilled to have [ … ]
The state of Wisconsin has long served as the national focal point of all things dairy. However, Wisconsin is also the epicenter of another American food culture niche, and that is alcohol. My [ … ]
December 5th is Repeal Day. That day back in 1933 that ended those dark days of “The Great Experiment” that failed. For those who where sleeping during American History class, [ … ]
Throwback cocktails are all the rage these days, and drinking at home frees you from $8 drinks and designating a driver. What separates ordinary swill from killer cocktail recipes can [ … ]
Who’s thirsty? Between the barbecues, national holidays and beach vacations, cold beers become a necessity in many households over the summer months. As we pay more attention to the way [ … ]