drinks

  • Editors Picks

    A&W It Ain’t

    The next big thing predicted for our world is alcoholic root beer. Ya think? There’s a post at http://www.restaurantbusinessonline.com/opinions/sara-rushs-token-millennial/under-radar-bar-trend-hits-note-millennials that tells us it’s true. Restaurant Business Associate Editor Sara Rush writes this: “Many independent operators in...
    June 9, 2015 697 0
  • Impress Me

    Chill! Self-chillin’ Wine Glasses!

    We don’t care how gauche it is – when it’s hot outside, we want our wine to be not hot. So the idea of self-chilling wine glasses definitely got our attention. The ones from Andrew Lazorchak,...
    June 8, 2015 920 0
  • Cool Recipes

    Moonshine On…

    More boozenews coming across the wire! If we can believe our eyes and ears, vodka is out, and white whiskey is in… right behind mescal in the “ya gotta have it” category. Yes, Virginia, there is...
    June 6, 2015 676 0
  • The Scene

    Disney. Cocktails. Heaven!

    The happiest place on earth just got a teensy bit happier, thanks to 29 very adult beverages concocted by Cocktails by Cody, mixologist extraordinaire. You can like and follow Cody at https://www.facebook.com/Codys.cocktails, and you can look...
    June 6, 2015 1266 0
  • Editors Picks

    Body Shots… aka EEWWWWWWW

    This is called, in the post, a real ice breaker. Hmmmm. We think if you don’t know the person you’re drinking with, you really ought to think twice. But that’s just us… The site that gave...
    June 3, 2015 3968 0
  • I Wanna Stay Home

    Beach Blanket? Bingo!

    This is one of those kitschy things we love to do: Throw a beach party at home, complete with sand and volleyball and melted Popsicle on the blanket. So pull out your fake palm trees if...
    May 30, 2015 751 0
  • The Scene

    Batching Cocktails

    Have you longed to ask the question, “Darling, will you kindly open me a bottle of gimlets?” but backed off because your darling might bring you a bottle of, oh, baby gherkins? Us too. But now,...
    May 30, 2015 586 0
  • Editors Picks

    Wild Hare! Make that “KoolHair!”

    There’s a full article at   http://courtneyhingley.hubpages.com/hub/How-To-Dye-Your-Hair-With-Kool-Aid, but let us tell you a little tale before you rush out and buy a bunch of grape, strawberry, lime or whatever flavor packet and start mixing: Our spot-on...
    May 28, 2015 834 0
  • Editors Picks

    Eat your way through margaritas and coffee

    These babies are not only biodegradable, which we applaud, but they’re also vegan that are “flavored to compliment the drink inside.” So… margarita time yet? We’re told that we can sip and eat and altogether avoid...
    May 28, 2015 652 0
  • Editors Picks

    I Do! I Do!

    Now that wedding season is upon us, the burning question isn’t Do You Take, or whether the gown should be strapless with a ton of cleavage or if bride’s mother should really be showing off her...
    May 25, 2015 693 0
  • Its a Trip

    I Think We ARE in Kansas, Toto, and It Rocks!!

    Lawrence is home of K.U. and an awesome Spring Break atmosphere. Like clockwork (in fact, it IS clockwork if you think about it), the season changes, and all around us the letter “D” reigns supreme –...
    March 24, 2015 1616 0
  • Highlight

    Rev It Up with Organics – Energy Guru

    Running on fumes is not an option at Edgyplate.com – so we’re always on the look-out for good-tasting, natural and non-jittery means of revving up. And, snobs that we cheerfully admit to being, we keep our...
    March 8, 2015 1086 0
  • Editors Picks

    Cat Spring, Texas, Fits Us to a Tea!

    A little more than 60 miles northwest of Houston and a little more than 110 miles southeast of Austin – or, in Texas-speak, a “short drive” – is the sweet little town of Cat Spring. On...
    February 25, 2015 1426 0
  • Editors Picks

    The Politics of Milk

    Who would be surprised that the topic of raw milk is political fodder? Not us, that’s for sure. Though people have been drinking it for as long as they’ve been drinking milk, period, retail sale of...
    February 18, 2015 857 0
  • Highlight

    What’s Food and Drinks without Music

    For anyone who’s been living under a rock since conception, please allow us to introduce you to what we consider to be in the top five music cities in America. Sure, you got your LA/NYC connection,...
    February 11, 2015 580 0
  • Its a Trip

    In the Magical Land of Super Bowl

    So when it comes to the food scene and Super Bowl in Glendale, Arizona, is there MAGIC?  There can be. We have some links to Glendale info below, the armchair tours that provide a little history...
    January 20, 2015 692 0
  • The Scene

    Those Drinks are CRRRAAAZZZY

    Having just rung in the New Year with some very interesting adult beverages, we’re all over this creative cocktail trend. We found this site called buzztimebusiness.com, which we give extra points to for being just cool...
    January 8, 2015 623 0
  • Food on the Fly

    Smoothies-Everyone is Doin’ It!

    Just a few years back, millennialmarketing.com published an online study that says, “Smoothies may be the quintessential Millennial category — and Jamba Juice may be the quintessential Millennial brand.” Well, yeah. Find it here: http://www.millennialmarketing.com/2008/09/millennial-target-jamba-juice/ The...
    January 5, 2015 675 0
  • The Scene

    Christmas Cheer and to All a Good Night

     Here is a sweet little collection of cocktails, nightcaps and tinis of all blush called – and we love this – the Twelve Drinks of Christmas. At the end of our descriptions is the link –...
    December 19, 2014 644 0