New York gets a new, old-timey vodka.There's been a lot of talk about the backlash against the backlash against vodka lately. The supposedly odorless and colorless spirit may not be the antitheses to the current cocktail culture Renaissance, after all. So, go ahead and let yourself get excite ... More >>
Rumors that Michael Psilakis was doing a food cart got everyone all hot and bothered earlier this year. As it turns out, the project is a partnership with Ketel One to promote drinking responsibly. The Ketel One Canteen kicks off tonight at the corner of Gansevoort Street and 9th Avenue, serv ... More >>
Spotted at Tales of the Cocktail in New Orleans last week: Dirty Sue dirty martini mix. It's essentially olive juice in a bottle for those who like their martinis, well, less than clean. A half an ounce will make your martini dirty. An ounce or more renders it filthy. Dirty martinis are a touchy sub ... More >>
I get hives when I hear someone sidle up to a bar and order "Ketel One with cranberry" or "Grey Goose with soda". What happened to the good old days when people would simply say "vodka cran, please"? Not pretentious enough?
The specificity of today's drink orders is supposed to reflect the consumer ... More >>