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Book Review: Clay Risen’s “American Whiskey, Bourbon & Rye: A Guide to the Nation’s Favorite Spirit”

american whiskey bourbon and rye

Clay Risen’s new book, American Whiskey, Bourbon & Rye: A Guide to the Nation’s Favorite Spirit, calls bourbon “the nation’s favorite spirit.” And although it may not be the most popular — based on sales, vodka is by far the champion — a fair case can be made that he is correct and it is indeed … Read more

How to Read “Professor Cocktail’s Zombie Horde” without a Kindle

Professor Cocktail's Zombie Horde

Several people have written or commented on Facebook, asking how they can read Professor Cocktail’s Zombie Horde: Recipes for the World’s Most Lethal Drink if they don’t have a Kindle. Fortunately, you’re still in luck! You can enjoy the Zombified goodness even without an ereader. If you have a tablet (iPad, Android, Windows) or smartphone (iPhone, Android, … Read more

Cocktail Recipe: Don the Beachcomber’s Zombie Punch (1934)

In my new book, Professor Cocktail’s Zombie Horde: Recipes for the World’s Most Lethal Drink, I make the case for the Zombie being the quintessential Tiki drink — and one of the most important cocktail creations of the 20th century. But you might be wondering: What's in a Zombie, anyway? Good question! Most of us have … Read more