Beer: Fernet Aged Porter Brewery: Odell Brewing Co. Style: Imperial Porter ABV: 9.8 percent On almost any subject, you'll find a group of nerds willing to fight you to the death to defend its awesomeness. Every day across the land, Star Trek nerds put on their crazy Klingon makeup, fantasy nerds de ... More >>
I do love this time of year, but I'm secretly relieved that holiday madness is drawing to a close. (New Year's Eve is looming on the horizon, but I'm choosing to not think about that yet.) This week, you almost got a recipe for Whiskey on the Rocks, but what's the fun of that? Besides, I got myself ... More >>
A curious reader recently asked me: Why do all you bartenders love Fernet Branca so much? You know, that's a really good question. I partake in Fernet Branca on a semi-regular basis. I enjoy it enough that I've written about cocktails with it. But calling Fernet Branca an acquired taste is polite ... More >>
Ring the bell, it's time for Last Call, where JK Grence, bartender at Shady's, serves up booze advice and recipes. Got a burning question for your bartender? Leave it in the comments and it might be answered in a future column. If you've been into a cocktail-oriented bar in the last year, you may h ... More >>
Take a cue (or a sound bite) from Eva Peron, who said "there are some oligarchs that make me want to bite them just as one crunches into a carrot or a radish."
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