Canadian Mormon town might lift 109 year old ban on booze

These are difficult times for people who love a drink. Everywhere around the world taxes on alcohol are going upand this month there is even a lobby to stay sober in October. Ridiculous of course, but it’s not all bad. The Canadian town Cardston in the province Alberta might lift a 109 year ban on…

Poutine, the greasy hangover cure from Quebec

We already gave you some tips and tricks to get rid of your hangover. But every country has its own traditional dishes to make the process go faster. We like to give you a taste of the international anti-hangover cuisine. Here’s a recipe for a typical cure from Quebec, the French speaking part of Canada. The…

The Indian hangover cure: Palak Masoor Dal

We already gave you some tips and tricks to get rid of your hangover. But every country has its own traditional dishes to make the process go faster. We like to give you a taste of the international anti-hangover cuisine. In this episode we present you a cure from India. This huge country with it’s countless cultures…

Sober in Sochi, the Olympic spirit is murdered!

Are you enjoying the Olympic Games as much as we do? In that case you are probably doing it in front of the TV with a nice alcoholic beverage nearby. Because in Sochi itself  a very un-Russian prohibition prevents fans from enjoying this great sports event to the fullest. Thanks  to a new federal law…

The Return Of Bitters

Originally posted on The Cultivated Mind:
Before Prohibition, a cocktail wasn’t a cocktail without bitters. But for many years, bitters were forgotten and Angostura was about the only brand you could find, and even that bottle would’ve been covered in dust. Now bitters are back, thanks in large part to the revival of classic cocktails…

Pennsylvanian party poopers start prohibition

The American state of Pennsylvania rises fast in our imaginary charts of uncool states in America. Why? Well apparently the local government saves no expenses to block an awesome student party. Each alcohol selling business will be given no less than 5.000 dollar if they cut people on the 23rd of February.