Hold the Phone: Whole Foods Is Just Casually Serving Boozy Milkshakes?!

I was scurrying down Bedford Avenue in Brooklyn, NY – running late to catch the subway, as per usual – when I saw it: the glorious chalkboard sign outside of Whole Foods that read boozy milkshakes. After rubbing my eyes and seeing that the words didn’t disappear, I realized I wasn’t just imagining things in […]

Hard Seltzer Is the Solution to All Your Day-Drinking Woes

For those of you who like the effects of alcohol but not so much the taste, alcoholic seltzer is for you. SpikedSeltzer was bascially made for cocktail-haters, seltzer-lovers, and health-conscious drinkers. The gluten-free alternative to beer only consists of five grams of carbs – about three times less than the amount in most cans of […]

Harry Potter’s Butterbeer Made With Actual Butter and Beer

Source: POPSUGAR Photography / Anna Monette Roberts In the Harry Potter books, Butterbeer is described as a slightly alcoholic, “foaming mug” that tastes “a little bit like less-sickly butterscotch.” While there are lots of Butterbeer renditions out there – mostly consisting of heavy cream, spices, and butterscotch soda – I wanted to make one containing […]

A Color-Changing Unicorn Margarita Is Just What Your Summer Needs

Color-changing cocktails make happy hour even more magical, don’t they? We’ve tried one using cabbage, baking soda, and lemon juice to turn a blue cocktail pink, but this particular unicorn margarita recipe uses blue butterfly pea flowers and lime juice to form a pink, purple, and blue layered beverage. Instagram it quickly before slowly sipping. […]

Sip on This Sultry Alcoholic Slushy All Summer Long

This fruity concoction is light, refreshing, and easy to drink. The pureness of sweet strawberries is the defining flavor, but fresh lime juice provides a balancing tartness. Because the vodka is not overpowering, it’s the perfect cocktail to enjoy on a hot day. If strawberries are in season at your farmers market, I strongly suggest […]