Drinks

This drink features a human toe and no, it’s not just for Halloween

It sounds like something out of a horror film: You’re enjoying a glass of local bourbon after a long day. You take a swig, when something grazes your lips. It's not an ice cube, it's not a lemon wedge — it’s none other than a human toe. Introducing the very real, very...

Monday, April 9, 2018 - 12:12pm

The ultimate guide to nightlife in Boston's Seaport District

The Seaport District has quickly become the hottest up-and-coming neighborhood in Boston. Not only does the area boast beautiful views of the Boston Harbor, but there are endless ways to have fun on any given night. From foodie destinations and rooftop bars to breweries and comedy clubs, check out...

Wednesday, March 28, 2018 - 8:55am

Pickle juice slushes are coming to Sonic

A  pickle juice drink in the form of a slush is coming to Sonic just in time for the summer. Sonic Drive-in the popular fast-food chain has announced they are rolling out a pickle juice slush nationwide in June. Food & Wine reports the new drink is “surprisingly delicious”...

Monday, March 19, 2018 - 9:31am

Drink in some heritage with Irish whiskey for St. Patrick's Day

If you think Americans are overzealous about their craft beer, the Irish equivalent is whiskey distilleries, with its industry of factory tours and generations of connoisseurs. Glendalough Distillery, which just released a new range of whiskeys, is a part of this tradition. In their years-long...

Friday, March 16, 2018 - 3:28pm

Sláinte! Minibar sees huge jump in NYC deliveries for St. Patrick’s Day

Just as many, many revelers will descend upon the city for Saturday’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade and other holiday festivities, many others will avoid the masses and say, “Sláinte!” from the comfort of their own home. But just because they’re staying in doesn’t...

Thursday, March 15, 2018 - 2:53pm

The best Irish pubs in Boston to celebrate St. Patrick's Day

There's no better way to celebrate St. Patrick's Day than grabbing a pint (or two) at one of the city's top Irish bars. Find your perfect watering hole with our guide to the best Irish pubs in Boston. Best Irish Pubs in Boston The Banshee This two-floor, Dorchester sports bar is the...

Thursday, March 15, 2018 - 9:36am

St. Patrick's Day: How to make green beer

Every St. Patrick's Day party needs a few key essentials: shamrock decorations, cases of Guiness and, of course, pitchers upon pitchers of green beer. The emerald-tinted beverage has become a staple of the holiday ever since a New York doctor first created the colorful concoction in 1914....

Tuesday, March 13, 2018 - 12:14pm

Cocktail recipe: Sip on this Oscar-worthy 'Get Out' gimlet

Ocean Prime Boston is going all out for this weekend's Academy Awards ceremony. The Seaport hotspot is offering an array of special Oscar-themed drinks on its menu in honor of the big show. If you can't make it over to Ocean Prime this week, step up your watch party game with this amazing...

Tuesday, February 27, 2018 - 2:04pm

Here's when you can enjoy each flavor at City Bakery's Hot Chocolate Festival 2018

If you love delicious winter beverages, you know City Bakery hot chocolate what to get when you catch a craving for a warm chocolate drink. The City Bakery is about to kick-off its 26th annual hot chocolate festival beginning February 1. That’s right, for the entire month of February, you...

Wednesday, January 31, 2018 - 6:15pm

WTF is cheese tea and where can you find it in NYC?

When it comes to food, there's a lot that go together. Peanut butter and jelly. Chocolate and strawberries. Pretzels and Ranch (trust me). But I've never heard of a combo quite like cheese and tea. Yes, you read that right: cheese tea. Apparently, cheese tea is a trend that...

Thursday, January 18, 2018 - 10:40pm

A ski lodge pop-up bar is opening in South Boston

Enjoy all the amenities of a ski lodge without having to hit the slopes at this new pop-up bar in South Boston. Publico Street Bistro & Garden has turned its courtyard and open air garden into an apres ski-inspired concept for the winter. Dubbed the Lodge, the pop-up experience will...

Tuesday, January 2, 2018 - 2:55pm

The igloos are back at this rooftop bar in Boston

Winter isn't exactly the best season for drinking outdoors, but you can escape the chilly weather at this rooftop bar in Boston. As the temperatures begin to dip, the Lookout Rooftop and Bar, located atop the Envoy Hotel, is once again home to a pop-up igloo bar. Visitors can sip on...

Thursday, December 7, 2017 - 1:14pm

Anthony Bourdain on why he's cool with craft beer and loves Boston's bar scene

Anthony Bourdain's latest travel gig involves a lot of whisky and adventures with some of the nation's best craftspeople. The "Parts Unknown" star has teamed up with Scotch whisky makers Balvenie for "Raw Craft," a YouTube series that explores the dedication and...

Tuesday, November 21, 2017 - 12:39pm

Donations feeding 32,000 New Yorkers this Thanksgiving: Cuomo

New York State is partnering with Walmart, Wegmans, FreshDirect and The Coca-Cola Company this Thanksgiving to help deliver meals to feed more than 32,000 people statewide, Governor Andrew M. Cuomo’s office announced on Monday. "New Yorkers have a long and proud history of helping...

Monday, November 20, 2017 - 8:51pm

Fire Cider: What is it and does it really work?

If you’re a fan of taking a shot of apple cider vinegar before meals or at other times during the day, you might want to kick it up a notch (or four) with Fire Cider. Because regular shots of apple cider vinegar are for wusses. Kidding! But, seriously… This is not a cider that pairs...

Thursday, August 24, 2017 - 5:38am

Orange wine is the new rosé at these Boston restaurants

Wine connoisseurs, take notice. Orange wine is now available at two Boston restaurants, and it’s not a glorified mimosa. It's actually more of a reverse rosé. “With red grapes used to make red wine and rosé, the pulp inside is white,” explains co-owner and wine director of...

Tuesday, August 8, 2017 - 10:49am

Grab a flight of the new Polar seltzer flavors at this Boston restaurant

People are going wild over the new Polar seltzer flavors, but this Boston restaurant is taking things up a notch. "Top Chef" veteran Tiffani Faison's popular Fenway barbecue spot Sweet Cheeks is getting in on the fun with its new offer called the Magical In-Flight Service. Polar fans...

Thursday, August 3, 2017 - 12:08pm

Boston bartender shares boozy recipe for new Polar seltzer flavors

In case you missed it, people are pretty pumped about the new Polar seltzer flavors. The Massachusetts-based beverage company unveiled its latest offering of bubbly delights this week and the new flavors sound like the names of chapters from "Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them." The...

Tuesday, August 1, 2017 - 4:11pm

Sip away the summer with Boston's Sangria and Rosé Fest

For firm believers in the rosé all day lifestyle, Boston is the place to be Thursday night. Head down to the Seaport Hotel for the Boston Event Guide’s Sangria and Rosé Fest July 27 and sip the night away on these famous summer beverages. Close to a dozen sangria and rosé vendors will be on...

Monday, July 24, 2017 - 2:56pm

Where to celebrate National Tequila Day around Boston

While you might not be able to go on that Cabo beach vacation this summer, everyone can still have a little taste of Mexico with National Tequila Day on July 24. Several local restaurants, from Back Bay all the way to Burlington, are also joining in on the festivities with their own agave plant...

Friday, July 21, 2017 - 10:26am