Your daily dose of news and happenings from around the drink-o-sphere:
– Anderson cooper gets treated to his first ever Martini, served by an incredulous Anthony Bourdain.
– Roads & Kingdoms gets a sake education in a dank Osaka basement.
– Lamplighter, a new brewery in Cambridge, Massachusetts, helmed by self-proclaimed science nerds strives to make beer that conveys a sense of place through hyperlocal flavors.
– Finally, William Grimes remembers Donn Chappellet, a Napa Valley wine pioneer who died on Sunday.