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Four Loko

In the search for instant alcohol gratification, I find there is no shortage of flavored malt beverages like Mike’s Harder Lemonade and Bacardi Silver. But high on the list of preference for the younger generation is Four

Mike’s Harder Lemonade

I’ve written up my thoughts on the other flavors of Mike’s Harder Lemonade flavored malt beverages before, but this is the original flavor – Lemonade. Fresh and Potent It starts as a 16 oz can of 8%

Happy Margarita Day

Happy Margarita Day! While it’s not fancy or handmade, it’s still a margarita. And normally I would be making a classic margarita with Patron Silver and juice from real limes. For tonight, I wanted a quick margarita

Maker’s Mark Changes ABV

Original photo found over on Bourbon Blog Last week – February 9th to be exact – the bourbon world was rocked by the news that Maker’s Mark decided to alter the amount of alcohol by volume (ABV)

Kona Longboard Island Lager

Back almost four years ago, I visited Hawaii for the first time in my life. While I mostly seek out mixed drinks, I do like the occasional beer. We visited the grocery store to purchase some food

Casamigos: Tequila By Clooney & Gerber

Celebrity inspired spirits have been around for years, with a focus on tequila, noting the most popular being Cabo Wabo by Sammy Hagar. But actors and famous restauranteurs are getting into the game. George Clooney and Rande

Bombay Sapphire and Tonic

For over 13 years now, the gin and tonic has been my go to drink in just about everywhere I go. And while I’ve had many different types and brands of gin – from the cheapest well,