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Who Is the Millennial Drinker?

In the perpetual race to appeal to millennials, the stories that alcohol brands use to market their products has ...
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Beer’s Evolving Role at the Restaurant Table

Though wine has long commanded the attention of beverage directors, beer is experiencing an unprecedented wave of ...
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A Brief History of Collaboration Beers

Since Russian River and Avery launched beer's first "collaboration beer" in 2006, high-profile partnerships between ...
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January’s Best Reads on Drinks and Drinking

Welcome to The PUNCHbowl, a monthly installment where we share our favorite long reads on all things drinks and ...
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Whiskey’s New Beer-Infused Fringe

Whiskey producers big and small are narrowing the gap between craft beer and whiskey by either distilling from ...
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Can Big Beer Really Make Great Beer?

Anheuser-Busch and MillerCoors have both launched independent brewing laboratories to experiment with making more ...
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The #Millennial Phenomenon of “Text or Shot”

For ages the drinking game has united humans in riotous, often misguided consumption. In our monthly column "House ...
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Confessions of a Beer Ticker

The psychology behind amassing alcohol often harkens back to childhood collection obsessions—from baseball cards to ...
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2015’s Best Reads on Drinks and Drinking

This year, we discovered a vineyard in the middle of a war zone, dug into why craft beer labeling is prone to ...
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Beer Culture’s Second Wave

The craft beer movement has brought with it a new breed of beer bars that eschew the "more is more" tap line approach ...
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November’s Best Reads on Drinks and Drinking

Welcome to The PUNCHbowl, a monthly installment where we share our favorite long reads on all things drinks and ...
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How Our Favorite Drinkers Do Thanksgiving, from Champagne to Underberg

High-acid red wines. Calvados. Lots of beer and amaro. A few of our favorite people share their Thanksgiving ...