Cocktails

Three Ways to Celebrate National Mead Day

2016-10-18T13:51:14+00:00

The first Mead Day was celebrated in 2002 as a way for homebrewers to spread the mead love. It was first organized by the American Homebrewers Association, who still selects the Official Mead Day recipe that homebrewers across the country make on the first Saturday in August each year. The original intent of mead day was

AleHorn Meadarita (Mead Margarita) Recipe

2016-10-18T13:51:15+00:00

It's hot! Not that I'm complaining. It just means the drink in my tankard must be all the more cold. Frozen or iced mead drinks are good. Frozen or iced mead drinks with TEQUILA are even better. This drink recipe has been adapted from Meadist.com. Meadarita (Mead Margarita) Recipe For this drink, you'll need: 2 ounces

Swedish Midsummer: Drinking, Eating, and Assorted Pagan Rituals

2016-10-18T13:51:20+00:00

"Swedish Midsummer is a holiday devoted to eating, drinking, dancing, and assorted Pagan rituals," says the hilarious "Swedish Midsummer for Dummies" video found on Sweden's YouTube channel. Where do we sign up? While this holiday is the biggest one of the year in Sweden, it hasn't made much of an impact in North America (yet),

How (and Why) You Should Start Drinking Irish Whiskey

2016-10-18T13:51:34+00:00

The very word "whiskey" comes from an old Irish neck of the woods, as it's the Anglicization of uisce beatha - a phrase meaning "water of life" that comes from Goidelic - an old Irish, Scottish Gaelic, and Manx branch of languages. Irish whiskey was once the most popular spirit in the world, but since its

  • Sriracha Drinks

4 Horn-Worthy Sriracha Drinks to Set Your World on Fire

2016-10-18T13:51:35+00:00

It's Sriracha week! Why? Who knows! Just go with it. The "Rooster Sauce" that you can put on pizza, eggs, sandwiches, waffles, ice cream, and meatloaf is, as you can imagine, the perfect complement to your favorite buzzy drinks. There's actual science behind Sriracha's addictiveness. The cravable kick comes from the peppers, which contain two molecules