drinks

  • Beer Wine and Spirits

    That Soda Really Pops

    Walking through the adult beverage aisle lately has been very interesting.  All new liquor flavors, artisan beer, and soda.  Wait, what? Soda?  Yes, that is what I said.  It started with “hard” root beer, but I...
    April 28, 2016 589 0
  • Beer Wine and Spirits

    Jump on the Amaro Bandwagon

    One of the hottest trends in 2016 is Amaro.  What is Amaro, you ask?  According to Food Republic Amaro is, “The term amari (amaro when singular) encompasses a number of bitter, herb-infused liqueurs. Traditionally, they’re made...
    March 2, 2016 363 0
  • Beer Wine and Spirits

    We’re Going to Asia Baby, Well Kind Of!

    Another hot new trend in the world of alcohol is East- Asian inspired drinks.  Forbes noted, “East-Asian Cocktails — Robert Haynes-Peterson, Spirits Writer “I think we’re going to see a continuing expansion and evolution of East...
    March 2, 2016 349 0
  • Highlight

    Cash Only!

    So have you ever been to a restaurant and at the end of the meal you notice a “cash only” sign by the register?  Today, it seems like everywhere you go, you can bust out the...
    March 2, 2016 907 0
  • Beer Wine and Spirits

    They Came in Like a Disco Ball

    The New Year brings new tastes, or in this case, “funky” flavors of the past.  Disco was a social phenomenon in the 70s.  Saturday Night Fever and late nights at the dance club is where everyone...
    January 22, 2016 410 0
  • Highlight

    Not My Mess This Year

    Now, at this point, I would love to throw my hands in the air and say, “let’s just go out.”  I know there are many of us who do just that.  Whether you eat in or...
    November 19, 2015 372 0
  • Beer Wine and Spirits

    This May Contain Wine

    All over the internet and Facebook, I have been seeing a huge fall sangria trend.  I absolutely love sangria in the summertime, so refreshing and crisp.  When I saw the creations online, I was floored that...
    November 19, 2015 466 0
  • Extra Wonderful Cravings

    Don’t Forget the Kiddos

    Now, usually, Edgyplate uses The Scene to highlight the most wonderful drinks the adult beverage industry has to offer, but since Thanksgiving is about family…we can’t leave the kid’s out.  When I was a kid, we...
    November 19, 2015 393 0
  • Beer Wine and Spirits

    Cider, Cider Everywhere

    We all know that craft beer scene is what is happening right now, but watch out, there is a new/old player coming to the table.  That’s right, hard cider is making a return and is kicking...
    November 12, 2015 385 0
  • Maybe/Maybe Not

    So, You Are Drinking Tree?

    Well I have been seeing a lot of hype surrounding the new “water” that Beyonce has been seen drinking, maple water.  That being said, I am sure the masses will be drinking the beverage soon.  Is...
    November 12, 2015 414 0
  • Beer Wine and Spirits

    Drink Up Witches

    What is Halloween without witches brew?  Just as we all know, millennials love their drinks and Halloween, so why not have our cake (cake batter vodka that is; wink, wink) and eat it too?  Halloween offers...
    October 23, 2015 648 0
  • Highlight

    Sunday Morning Coming Down… with Brunch!

    Kris Kristofferson, he who wrote “Me and Bobby McGee,” also composed what we think might be the all-time best country song, “Sunday Morning Coming Down.” The first verse goes something (actually, it goes exactly) like this:...
    September 18, 2015 608 0
  • Recipes

    Beer Cocktails? We’re On It!

    Perhaps you’ve read on our site previously a little bit about Millennials and beer. We love the stuff. We love it so much we buy a whole big bunch of it and drink most of it...
    September 3, 2015 941 0
  • Editors Picks

    Roll Out the Barrel

    All righty then! We think this is an idea whose time has come, the new Barrel-Aged Spirits Kit that promises to “quickly barrel age your vodka, gin, rum, and other spirits in just 1-2 weeks. Just...
    August 19, 2015 829 0
  • Cool Recipes

    Hot Time Summer in the City

    You know how when the shimmer on your throat starts to slide to points south, and you’re without anything respectable with which to wipe that shimmer before it becomes a puddle? Well, we can’t help you...
    August 1, 2015 497 0
  • Impress Me

    Mmmmmm. PopaBalls

    If you’re late to the party, here’s the scoop: “PopaBalls are little bubbles filled with tasty juice that burst in your mouth after slurping them up in your favorite beverages and cocktails. They come in Passion...
    July 28, 2015 505 0
  • Impress Me

    Coffee so cool it’s absotively, posilutely HOT

    Siemens Connected Coffee Maker You get your coffee and espresso from bean to cup in single touch. The heating system is called “senso flow,” and the brewing technique is “aroma pressure steam.” You betcha. There is...
    June 20, 2015 1535 0
  • Maybe/Maybe Not

    Is tap water the new bottled water?

    From where we sit, it looks as though as a market segment we Millennials are buying bottled water at a reduced rate these days, largely due to the environmental impact. Global warming/cooling/climate calamity aside – if...
    June 14, 2015 769 0
  • Editors Picks

    Fore Play

    Are we the only ones who think golfing and drinking are a great combo? Turns out, nope, we’re not. In fact, there’s quite a bit written about the two-in-one activity on line, with this bit of...
    June 12, 2015 482 0
  • Impress Me

    Picture-Perfect

    Sometimes it’s not all about food. Sometimes it’s also about wine. And art. And isn’t it the perfect world when it’s about both at the same time, as it is at Corks N Canvas? This is...
    June 10, 2015 595 0