A Brewed Cocktail: Ginger Blue Gin and Tonic
Melba gets the ingredients for an easy-drinking gin and tonic with the flavors of blueberry and ginger.
One of my favorite oddballs in history is Emperor Norton, neither a real emperor nor Ralph Kramden’s neighbor. His full title was *Norton I, Emperor of the United State and Protector of Mexico*, and his domain was the streets of…
What to Drink During Beer’s Gawky Season
For some reason, it starts the first week of August—summer ales begin disappearing from the shelves of supermarkets and distributors. Tap handles at bars are quickly being replaced with pumpkin ales and the Märzens now called Oktoberfests. But maybe, we’re…
Lagunitas Olde GnarlyWine
What’s with Fervere and barleywines? Yet again, he searches for his favorite.
Clase Azul Reposado
Fervere gets a seat for a toast with a fine bottle of tequila.
Fervere meets four gins in the night, but only one mugs him. The rest are pleasant companions on the road to perdition.