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Rukkirääkin’ in the Free World: Estonian Craft Beer Explodes

Just two years ago, Estonia was drowning in a sea of commercial lagers. But in 2013, Põhjala Brewery introduced what ...
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Hong Kong’s Hottest New Nightclub: 7-Eleven

Largely a product of lax liquor laws and exorbitant drink prices, 7-Eleven convenience stores have become the hottest ...
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You Don’t Hate IPAs, You Just Think You Do

The IPA, a generously hopped style of pale ale that has become synonymous with craft beer, has become the the ...
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The Ultimate Party Snack Searches for a Seat at the Bar

In the comfort-food gold rush, the pig in a blanket is one of the only classic American snacks that hasn’t crossed ...
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How the Burger Became An American Bar Icon

How did the hamburger brand itself as both a symbol of good, clean American fun and beer-soaked bar crawls? Regan ...
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What Is Bar Food?

Welcome to "Eating in Bars" a brand new semimonthly column celebrating bar food in all its incarnations, past and ...
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The Next Frontier in Barrel-Aged Craft Beer

Once an obscure beer geek obsession, beers aged in unorthodox barrels—from mezcal and aquavit barrels to those that ...
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Drinking with Comedian and Musician Dave Hill

Comedian and musician Dave Hill straddles an odd balance of near-celebrity and cult persona. Here, he talks with ...
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Spirit Chasers: Why Big Beer Can’t Resist the Cocktail

Following the massive success of Lime-A-Rita, a new crop of Big Beer "cocktails"—from the tequila-flavored Desperados ...
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How Shotgunning Got Its Very Own Ambassador

More than 200 days ago, Aaron Semmel vowed to shotgun a beer every day for a year and document it on Instagram. Drew ...
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Whatever Happened to Kentucky Common Beer?

Forgotten since Prohibition, Kentucky Common—Louisville's native beer style—is primed for a comeback. Sarah Baird on ...
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Can Starbucks Really Succeed As a Bar?

In December, Starbucks revealed its plan to roll out a pilot nighttime concept—Starbucks Evenings—to nearly 3,000 of ...