The Enduring Appeal of Stealing Tiki Mugs
Tiki has always been about fantasy, but some drinkers go as far as taking home a souvenir from their boozy staycation inside a tiki bar.
These 11 Delicious Hanukkah Recipes Will Keep Your Menorah Lit AF
From cream-filled doughnuts and weed latkes to noodle kugel and short ribs, we've got you covered all eight nights of the Festival of Lights.
How to Start a Tiki Bar from Scratch
"It’s about the complete transformative experience of leaving the outside world and coming to another world where it’s dusk, it’s moody, it’s atmospheric."
I Searched for the Last Great Piña Colada in Puerto Rico
San Juan, Puerto Rico is the birthplace of the beloved coconutty, rummy creation known as the piña colada. But what's less clear is who came up with it—or if any locals still drink it.
Banana Pokie Pokie Cocktail Recipe
Who doesn't love a little pokie pokie from a banana?
Daniele Dalla Pola
This Banana Cocktail Will Cheer You Up on the Most Depressing Day of the Year
Oh yeah, and the world's banana supply could be wiped out in the next five to 10 years. So make yourself a boozy banana cocktail before it's too late.
Here Are Some Very Potent Tiki Drinks to Help You Make It Through Election Day
The key to surviving Election Day is tiki drinks, like the Beach Goth from Death + Co. and the Pineapple Royale from San Francisco's Tonga Room.
There Are Zero Tiny Umbrellas at This New Tiki Cocktail Oasis
“There’s a big expectation of a tiki bar, and I love tiki, but I didn’t want to continue to blueprint and do the same drinks,” explains the bar manager at Louie's Gen-Gen Room in San Francisco.
Natalie B. Compton
Pineapple Royale Recipe
This classic tiki drink includes fresh lime and pineapple juice, Korbel sparkling wine, and Cointreau, all sipped from a fresh pineapple.
The Barrelman Recipe
This is Jeepney's house cocktail, named after a Philippine souvenir called the barrel man. When you lift the barrel, his erection pops up.
Real Tiki Cocktails Should Taste Like an Elvis Movie
In the 1970s and 80s, tiki drinks got a bad reputation for being too sweet. But a true tiki cocktail should be balanced, complex, use good rum, and instantly transport you to a palm tree-lined beach. I should know, because I'm tiki as fuck.