Fernet-Branca Was Once a ‘Cure’ for Cholera
I was granted a conversation with the Vice President of Fernet-Branca, Niccolò Branca, who offered some rare insight into its composition and surprising history.
This Creamy, Boozy Grasshopper Milkshake Comes with a Shot of Fernet
A delicious synthesis of mint, chocolate, and booze, this Grasshopper is blended with vanilla ice cream for an incredibly rich, smooth texture and a hit of Fernet Branca to add a touch of bitter herbaceousness and level out all that sweet stuff.
Chugging Pear Juice Could Save You from Hangover Hell
The Australian Broadcasting Corporation reports that pears may actually be able to lower blood alcohol levels and mitigate the crippling effects of hangovers.
This Book Will Tell You the Best Way to Get Drunk Anywhere in America
We spoke to Niki Ganong, author of The Field Guide to Drinking in America, about all of the weird and wonderful ways that America deals with its people getting wasted.