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The Barhopper's Layover: Chicago

Clint Lanier and Derek Hembree | Posted 12.28.2014 | Travel
Clint Lanier and Derek Hembree

And that's your Chicago layover made better. From a classic Tiki Bar to a throwback 1920s Chicago speakeasy, either of these places are worth the trip during another boring drawn out Chicago layover... or delay.

10 Cocktails Every Bartender And Cocktail Connoisseur Should Know

Clint Lanier and Derek Hembree | Posted 08.26.2014 | Taste
Clint Lanier and Derek Hembree

Unfortunately these classics have taken a backseat to some of the more popular cocktails of today while becoming a second thought to many bartenders.

10 Father's Day Gifts Every Dad Wants -- That Won't Break The Bank!

Clint Lanier and Derek Hembree | Posted 08.09.2014 | Taste
Clint Lanier and Derek Hembree

Father's day is just around the corner, and for most dads that means another tie to add to the collection, more golf knick-knacks or new BBQ utensils. Sigh.

5 New Orleans Bar You Must Visit This Mardi Gras

Clint Lanier and Derek Hembree | Posted 04.26.2014 | Travel
Clint Lanier and Derek Hembree

With so many great bars to visit in the area, both on and off of Bourbon St., we've made a list of some of our favorites for you to try this year.

Exploring Denver's El Chapultepec

Clint Lanier and Derek Hembree | Posted 03.25.2014 | Travel
Clint Lanier and Derek Hembree

Here there's history, legacy and character. No place in the surrounding blocks has that. This is the place you should drink at in LoDo.

10 Holiday Gifts for Bar and Drink Aficionados

Clint Lanier and Derek Hembree | Posted 01.25.2014 | Taste
Clint Lanier and Derek Hembree

We've put together a list of 10 gift ideas for the bar and drink aficionados in your life and save you a trip to the store at the same time.

4 Haunted Bars to Visit This Halloween

Clint Lanier and Derek Hembree | Posted 01.23.2014 | Travel
Clint Lanier and Derek Hembree

Where better to spend this spooky holiday than a place where you can simultaneously tie one on while listening for strange noises. And when you eventually hear them, you'll always wonder if it was the booze or the spirits (meaning ghosts, not hooch).

The Bars of Boardwalk Empire

Clint Lanier and Derek Hembree | Posted 11.25.2013 | Travel
Clint Lanier and Derek Hembree

As recent visitors to Atlantic City and fans of HBO's Boardwalk Empire, we thought we just had to sort out the fact and fiction presented in the show, specifically as it applied to the bars that so many of the scenes take place in.

Atomic Liquors Las Vegas: A "BLAST" From the Past

Clint Lanier and Derek Hembree | Posted 10.01.2013 | Travel
Clint Lanier and Derek Hembree

While the café was transforming into a bar, a nuclear testing site was being built by the U.S. Army a mere 50 miles away. In this age of innocence it quickly became vogue to grab an "Atomic Cocktail" and climb a ladder to the café's roof to watch for mushroom clouds on the horizon.