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How to Treat a Bartender, According to Bartenders
Seasoned New York City bartenders share their dos and don'ts when it comes to ordering a drink.
How to Appropriately Make Out in Bars, According to Bartenders
"I’ve seen a lot of things. More than just kissing, honestly."
What the Plastic Straw Controversy Means for Bars
The seemingly innocuous plastic straw has found itself at the centre of a greater cultural war
How to Treat Your Bartender Friends, According to Your Bartender Friends
“Please don’t put my full name in this—I’m about to tell you how much alcohol I give away.”
A Car Bomb Drink That Even Your Bartender Respects
It’s invigorating in all the ways you want from a Jäger Bomb, but with none of the sugar, aftertaste, or judgment.
Being a Bouncer Means Breaking Up Lots of Fights Over Spilled Drinks
If you can picture it, I’m 6’ 8” and 315 pounds. I was always considered the nice guy out of my friends, and I don’t have a threatening or intimidating manner. But I’ve now been doing security for eight years.
This Bar Wants You to Drink Garbage
"We've asked bartenders from other cocktail bars to bring their waste to us—not in a garbage bag, but in the form of a cocktail."
I Drank for Five Straight Days to See Which Hangover Cures Work
Dispatches from the world's most insane cocktail festival.
Natalie B. Compton
Why I Only Sleep with Bartenders
"Every single person I’ve slept with for the last four years is a narcissist with a drinking problem."
This Eccentric Bar Owner Brews Her Own Love Potion
Liqueur d’Amour is the stuff of legend, but not everyone is lucky enough to get a glass.
How to Treat Bartenders, According to Bartenders
Hey there, chief. There's no dog here, so stop whistling.
Why This Bartender Got Turned Away at the US Border
After Sebastián Fernández was denied entry to Puerto Rico, a US territory, the island's bartenders rallied in solidarity with their colleague and against anti-immigrant rhetoric.