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How to Drink Like the Founding Fathers this 4th of July

How to Drink Like the Founding Fathers this 4th of July

mag415 June 30, 2016 0

It should be well-known that the Founding Fathers, as well as most early Americans, were fond of a drink.  It wasn’t uncommon for citizens to start their day with a quart of hard cider and Benjamin

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Thirsty Thursday: Peach Sangria Popsicles Recipe

Thirsty Thursday: Peach Sangria Popsicles Recipe

mag415 June 30, 2016 0

Boozy Peach Sangria Popsicles are the perfect summer treat! Ingredients 1/2 bottle sweet, fruity white wine like a sauvignon blanc or riesling 1/3 cup peach schnapps 1/4 cup sugar 1 medium peach, sliced 1

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5,000-Year-Old Tablet Shows That Ancient Workers Were Paid in Beer

5,000-Year-Old Tablet Shows That Ancient Workers Were Paid in Beer

mag415 June 28, 2016 0

In the ancient Mesopotamian city of Uruk, residents enjoyed many benefits of modern life. The city, located in modern-day Iraq, was home to massive ziggurats that would rival any of today’s modern skyscrapers for sheer

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Survey Reveals That Craft Beer Drinkers Have Some Surprisingly Healthy Habits

Survey Reveals That Craft Beer Drinkers Have Some Surprisingly Healthy Habits

mag415 June 18, 2016 0

Is binge drinking on the downward trend? Maybe, as long as the alcohol being imbibed is craft beer. According to a new study out from The Harris Poll, which looked at the drinking habits of

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Thirsty Thursday: Strawberry Jalapeño Margarita Recipe

Thirsty Thursday: Strawberry Jalapeño Margarita Recipe

mag415 June 9, 2016 0

Summer is rapidly approaching, the weather is warming and it is about time for refreshing cocktails. That is where this Strawberry Jalapeño Margarita comes in. It’s sweet, spicy, refreshing and perfect for all of

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Thirsty Thursday: Grapefruit-Lemongrass Cocktail

Thirsty Thursday: Grapefruit-Lemongrass Cocktail

mag415 June 2, 2016 0

INGREDIENTS 1 handful of fresh Thai basil 1 stalk of lemongrass 1/5 ounce of rum 1/2 grapefruit, juiced 3 ounces of water Dash of bitters 3 tablespoons of brown sugar INSTRUCTIONS Using a citrus

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Thirsty Thursday: Pomegranate Mojito Recipe

Thirsty Thursday: Pomegranate Mojito Recipe

mag415 May 26, 2016 0

Ingredients: 1 lime wedge, plus one more for garnish 3 mint leaves, plus more for garnish 1 tablespoon simple syrup 2 ounces light rum 2 ounces pomegranate juice 4 ounces club soda ice Instructions:

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Thirsty Thursday: Raspberry Elderflower Martini Recipe

Thirsty Thursday: Raspberry Elderflower Martini Recipe

mag415 May 19, 2016 0

Raspberry and lemon are long time friends. I attempted this martini before using lemon vodka or even raspberry vodka, but I felt the flavors were too artificial and overpowering that the lovely floral flavor of

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Brewery’s Edible 6-pack Rings Protect Marine Animals

Brewery’s Edible 6-pack Rings Protect Marine Animals

mag415 May 19, 2016 0

A recent study found that 90 percent of seabirds have eaten plastic, and a lot of that plastic comes from the rings that hold together six-packs of beer, soda and other beverages. The marine

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The Rise of Nitro Beers

The Rise of Nitro Beers

mag415 May 11, 2016 0

Nitro beers are far from new, but the category is getting a lot of hype in the U.S. thanks to big brewers like Samuel Adams and Founders releasing their respective Nitro Beer Project and

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