Washington grocery stores ready to stock shelves with liquor, as private sales begin Friday
and some liquor outlets to sell beer and wine. In Washington, stores cleared shelf space and expected to begin stocking as early as midnight Thursday -- the first they could legally do so. At the Mill Plain Fred Meyer Thursday, a sign read, "It's almost ...
What's The Harm? On Having A Drink Then, And Now
Every day’s cocktail ‘hour ... TWEET , I imagine I had tasted liquor well before the first beer party the adults actually threw for us. But that party was the first time I had ever been drunk. I was thirteen. At some point in the evening, I stumbled ...
Author explores the roots of booze
Themes run around a particular spirit; there's one for vodka, rum, whiskey, all with recipes on the plant tags. Q. Every great drink starts with a plant ... Every year the liquor industry comes out with the top-selling brands and it is always number ...
What's in a name? For Local Bar and Grill in Lubbock, its identity
The walls are covered with wood reclaimed from a South Texas barn, the light bulbs have Mason jars over them and a small stage sits ready for some homegrown country music. It’s not clear which ... while 48 Texas liquors line the shelves.
Vodka makers in high spirits
"Some days ... is after this step that Brock's idea of starting with vodka rather than whiskey begins to look genius. Once the mixture goes through the filter system, the process is almost done. No need to place the liquor in oak barrels to age for ...