The Day After Thanksgiving Is Technically Christmas, Right?

Cocktails / November 17, 2017 / No Comments.

Vodka brand Smirnoff, infamously known for their brand rep of flavors, has taken the driver’s seat in embracing 2017’s holiday season and we are happily handing over the wheel.

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  • Let’s Get Spooky: Captain Morgan’s Jack-O’Blast

    Cocktails / October 25, 2017 / No Comments.

    Did you really think we weren’t going to have a Halloween cocktail post this year? C’mon.

    Captain Morgan’s Jack-O’Blast has finally returned and is going to be the ultimate key ingredient for all of your spooky Halloween drinks and festive fall cocktails.

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    Cheers! Guinness Celebrates 200 Years in America

    Beer / October 25, 2017 / No Comments.

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    This October marks the 200th anniversary of when the first eight barrels of Guinness made its journey across the Atlantic, from Ireland to America. And Guinness wants to take the time to thank America for the years and years of love and beer drinking, by introducing the limited-edition Guinness 200th Anniversary Export Stout and bringing back a few favorite stout releases for a festive variety pack.

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    6 Songs You Need to Add to Your Pregame Playlist

    Featured Story / October 10, 2017 / No Comments.

    If you want to get to know someone, you have to ask questions. That’s why we, here at DIA, love to get into our readers minds via monthly polls. Not a in a creepy way, more in like “we don’t know you but we know that if we did we would be best friends,” kind of way. We genuinely want to get to know you all better!

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    The Best Things About Villages

    Spirits / October 10, 2017 / No Comments.

    Not a lot of people know about the perks of living or visiting a village. But not to worry, Drinking in America has broken it down to the best nine things about villages.

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    We Caught Up With Balthazar Bartender Brian Silva

    Cocktails / October 5, 2017 / No Comments.

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    We were in London last week and caught up with the talented cocktail maker Brian Silva at the Balthazar. Which reminded us that we need to share our favorite recipes from his book, Brian Silva: Mixing in the Right Circles at Balthazar with you.

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    Cheers To Those Who Go The Extra Mile: These Drinks Are For You

    Cocktails / September 20, 2017 / No Comments.

    We’re living during a time where the phrase, “Do it yourself,” is quite literally becoming a live-by motto. And this isn’t a bad thing! More and more, people are embracing making their dreams a reality based solely on their own merit. They’re original, tenacious, go-getters, hard working, and unapologetically confident individuals. It’s time we celebrate those who go the extra mile all year round (even if you might not be one of them).

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    This Whiskey Is Tougher Than You Think

    Spirits / September 19, 2017 / No Comments.

    We’re usually silly here on Drinking in America, but today we’re going to talk about something a little more serious. Corporate Social Responsibility. Most commonly known as a combination of corporate social initiatives including philanthropy, community volunteering, socially responsible business practices, etc., it’s crucial for a company to practice it. It pleases company stakeholders, influencers, their audience and just as importantly employees. But it usually ends up being a hit or a miss. Sometimes a HUGE miss i.e. the Volkswagen emissions scandal of 2015. Can you say, yikes?

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