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This Inflatable Pub Turns Your Backyard Into Ireland

The Huffington Post | Suzy Strutner | Posted 03.13.2017 | HuffPost Home

This St. Patrick’s Day, bring an Emerald Isle bar to your home. Inflatable pubs are popping up all over the country, thanks in part to an Irish comp...

Making a small dent in the 1,200-bottle whiskey collection at the Stanley Hotel

Joshua Berman | Posted 01.06.2017 | Travel
Joshua Berman

Logan Rushing, Whiskey Curator for the Stanley Hotel, discusses geography with Sean Gaughan of Big Paddy. By JOSHUA BERMAN FIRST PUBLISHED in The Den...

Eating Around Winston-Salem NC, Part Two

John Mariani | Posted 11.21.2016 | Travel
John Mariani

SPRING HOUSE RESTAURANT, KITCHEN & BAR 450 North Spring Street 336-293-4797 Located in the historic 1920s Bahnson House on "Millionaire's Row" and o...

Notes From A Dive Bar - Going Down

Alan Black | Posted 09.08.2016 | San Francisco
Alan Black

The dumpster diver surfaces. His hand clasps a small golden harp. He's no angel. His wings fly as high as a kite. I'm hurtin', man, he says. Can you g...

Band Blows Up Parrot!

Christina Oxenberg | Posted 08.25.2016 | Entertainment
Christina Oxenberg

John mixes things up and these days on Sundays, from noon to 4pm Captain Blues, a local treasure, takes the stage and anyone with an instrument and any courage can join an impromptu jazzy/bluesy band. Captain Blues leads meanwhile belting out tunes.

Bar Forces Customers to Talk in Real Life by Blocking Cell-Phone Signals

Grub Street | Posted 08.09.2016 | Taste
Grub Street

By Clint Rainey If you're waiting on an important phone call, it's probably best not to hang out at the Gin Tub in the English town of Hove. Owner St...

The World's Top Couch Potato Adventures

Peter Mandel | Posted 07.19.2016 | Travel
Peter Mandel

Travel trends come and go like cruise ships at sea. For a while it was yes-it's-included tours. Then volunteer-as-you-go. The big thing now--hot as...

Revolving Door: How To Hire And Keep The Best In The Business

Daniel Victory | Posted 07.12.2016 | Business
Daniel Victory

Keeping your rockstar talent and taking them seriously will help with longevity. Be as fierce in getting them as you are in keeping them.

HuffPost Black Voices Presents: BARS

The Huffington Post | Madeline Diamond | Posted 07.12.2016 | HuffPost Live 321


It's Just Like the Stock Market! - Notes From a Dive Bar

Alan Black | Posted 07.11.2016 | San Francisco
Alan Black

Tonight's bartending is like the stock market. From the opening bell, I'm bullish on cheery bonhomie. Financials are rewarded, the tip jar stuffed wi...

5 Of The Best Spots In Paris To Watch The Euro 2016 Finals

Alley Bradley | Posted 07.12.2016 | Travel
Alley Bradley

A month of Euro football fever wraps up this Sunday, July 10, with the UEFA Euro 2016 Finals match-up between Portugal and the tournament host team, France.

Stunning Photos Of The Oldest Bar In Athens

HuffPost Greece | Sara Elkamel | Posted 07.01.2016 | Taste

If you visit the Greek capital, you can’t miss the hundreds of colorful bottles that decorate the walls of the oldest bar and distillery in Athens, ...

Taiwan Is The Hidden Gem Of Asia

David Code | Posted 06.22.2016 | Travel
David Code

It's the people who make Taiwan my second-favorite country in the world to visit.

WATCH LIVE: Hip-Hop Artists Show Off Their Freestyling Talent

HuffPost | Rahel Gebreyes | Posted 06.17.2016 | HuffPost Live 321

HuffPost Black Voices presents BARS, our weekly show where up and coming artists spit their freshest rhymes....

WATCH LIVE: Wu-Tang's RZA Dishes On His Latest Project

HuffPost | Rahel Gebreyes | Posted 06.10.2016 | HuffPost Live 321

HuffPost Black Voices Presents BARS, our weekly hip-hop show where we showcase some of the hottest up and coming spitters. This week RZA & Paul Banks ...

The Will - Notes From a Dive Bar

Alan Black | Posted 06.09.2016 | San Francisco
Alan Black

A bar napkin, a touch soggy. I leave all my regrets, guilt and anger to this napkin Legally binding A signature, the date, lipstick sealed. An in...

The Saviors of Queer Women's Nightife

Anita Dolce Vita | Posted 06.08.2016 | Queer Voices
Anita Dolce Vita

"Coming together as a community will always be important and nightlife is a critical part of that piece. We gather in clubs and bars to dance, celebrate, meet new friends, and renew old friendships. It will always be important to do this in spaces that are uniquely ours."

Things Bartenders Do Wrong, According To Bartenders

Thrillist | Posted 05.04.2016 | Taste

By: Dan Gentile Credit: COLE SALADINO/THRILLIST Just like servers and baristas, bartenders make mistakes. But instead of acting like another e...

Our Favorite Dive Bars Around The World

Travel + Leisure | Posted 04.29.2016 | Travel
Travel + Leisure

Some readers might give pause to Travel + Leisure publishing stories about dive bars, but we're the kind of globetrotters who relish the full range of...

Notes From a Dive Bar - High There!

Alan Black | Posted 04.28.2016 | San Francisco
Alan Black

The rocket fuel of weed and whisky. A plastered man says, You know, if they smoked a joint in the lunar module when they first landed on the moon, it ...

Are You The Rooftop Bar Friend?

The Huffington Post | John Trowbridge | Posted 04.20.2016 | Comedy

Now that it's warm and people stop looking like this, it's time to go outside! That means drinking and a visit from the Rooftop Bar Friend. The friend...

Notes From a Dive Bar -- The Lonely Whisky

Alan Black | Posted 04.19.2016 | San Francisco
Alan Black

For a while, I've been noticing this shot of whisky abandoned on the bar. A napkin covers the rim, a message printed upon it. Call me! Then, a number...

15 Excellent Bartender-Approved Bottles Of Booze You Can Grab For Under $25

Grub Street | Posted 04.18.2016 | Taste
Grub Street

Ivy Mix, head bartender and co-owner of Leyenda, says, "Barsol is a great company, and quebranta is a good grape varietal that is not too floral. It makes a great utilitarian pisco that really can't be beat for the price."

5 Things Every Beer Lover Should Know

Michelle Pruett | Posted 04.14.2016 | Taste
Michelle Pruett

What is beer exactly, and what's the difference between bottles, cans and drafts? Whether you've just begun your beer education or are already a devoted fan, here are the top things every beer lover should know.

Notes From a Dive Bar -- The Sporting Life

Alan Black | Posted 04.11.2016 | San Francisco
Alan Black

His brother came up from Texas wearing a Cowboys uniform to take care of Bill's business. He ordered a beer on the same seat his brother sat upon. And we watched old football video waiting for the quarterback to throw a Hail Mary.