Date: January 2014

Drinks for Your (Chinese) Zodiac

Jan 30 2014

Where ever you are in the world, you've surely seen the signs of an impending mega-celebration. Lanterns, streamers, all red everything and of course, the imagery of horses everywhere. I'm talking about the Lunar New Year celebrations, with 2014 being the year…

20 Spectacular Rooftop Bars

Jan 29 2014

\The sky's the limit, they say, and the sky is pretty much what it's all about here. Check out our round up of the world's most spectacular rooftop bars and their breathtaking Instagram-worthy views. You don't need to wings to soar this…

10 Weird Drinking Customs Around the World

Jan 28 2014

The Earth is, in a nutshell, vast. That kind of size naturally comes with diversity on a scale you cannot imagine, where visiting different cities in the same country can feel like you've been to different continents.  This, unsurprisingly, results in an…

8 Unusual Cocktails

Jan 27 2014

The title says it all. This article explores some really strange cocktails that's got us wondering, what do bartenders and mixologist do in their free time? From pizzas to eggs, food and drink become one in this installment of weird booze-related things. …

10 Strange (But Handy) Uses for Vodka

Jan 27 2014

Vodka is one of the most versatile base spirits and is widely used in many cocktails, like the Cosmo, White Russian and Screwdriver. Thanks to the fantastic marketing campaigns by Absolut Vodka, chances are, you knew about vodka before you were even…

Party SOS

Jan 23 2014

Picture this: you're out at a fabulous restaurant having a great time. The food is fantastic and there hasn't been one awkward-silence moment since everyone sat down. You pour yourself another glass of Bordeaux and holy s***- Is that a stain on…

CNY Cocktails

Jan 22 2014

With just a week to go to Chinese New Year (aka annual show and tell for adults), we're guessing the frenetic tidying/fuss and muss is already in full swing. For those of you hosting guests, don't bother stocking up on the usual…

7 Deadly Drinks

Jan 22 2014

The consumption of anything in excess is unhealthy, and needless to say, that holds true for drinks too. Alcohol in general is unhealthy, but as with most things, some are worst than others. Check out the 7 deadly sins (of drinking) you'd…

Top 10: World's Most Expensive Cocktails

Jan 20 2014

That age old adage 'money can't buy you happiness' might be true, but it sure can buy you pretty nice things! Check out our list of the world's most expensive cocktails- all, by the way, too rich for my blood. #10 Kentucky Derby…

Drink Smart

Jan 20 2014

Human beings have been getting high/drunk/shit faced on their own just fine since the beginning of time, but with the advent of modern technology, aka the smartphone, you can now plan, prep and pre-drink yourself stupid just with a couple of taps.…

10 Reasons We're Glad Its Friday

Jan 17 2014

The weekend will finally be here in approximately T-6 hours, and we can barely wait! Sure, Monday is only a couple of days away but that's nothing a beer (or 10) won't help us forget. Here are 10 reasons why we're so…

Uniquely Singapore: The Nightlife Edition

Jan 15 2014

When you think ‘Singapore’, you think chili crab, chicken rice, a million ways to get fined and the cleanest concrete jungle in existence. There are many things that justify our tagline, ‘Uniquely Singapore’, and that too, holds true when the sun goes…

#Wealth

Jan 14 2014

We've seen the big boys pop Dom trains and tubs of Moet in the clubs- in fact, it happens so often that we're practically desensitized to such extravagance. Until now. Check out what the really, really rich do with alcohol and bear…

Bigger is Better

Jan 14 2014

Go big or go home! Check out these places and the monsters they call 'burgers' if you're having a serious craving for cow and this definitely goes without saying: bring your appetite. Roadhouse: BFG (Big Friendly Giant) You all know Roadhouse for their Terminator…

Top 10 Drunk Moments

Jan 13 2014

It's, ugh, Monday again and that's 4 full days till Friday night. We know how depressing that thought can be for most, so in the meanwhile, here's some pretty epic drunken moments we hope you don't try to recreate when the weekend…

Who, What, Whiskey

Jan 13 2014

Ah, the little sip of heaven we know and love. Hands up those of you who have friends who are whiskey enthusiasts and expound on the glories of this amber liquid every chance they get. Its educational, but every once in a…

The 411 on Coffee

Jan 10 2014

Oh we love our coffee. Ask nearly any Singaporean and he'll be able to tell you whether he prefers kopi-c or kopi-o, mocha frappe or macchiato, and the top 5 places he goes to for that caffeine fix. We are turning into…

Top 5: Most Expensive NIghtclubs

Jan 10 2014

The world is getting richer and people are spending. From gold plated toilet paper to bar tabs over $300K, there are alot of rich people out there, which means lots of businesses after these deep pockets. The most obvious one? The nightlife…

The Line on Wine (Part 3- White)

Jan 8 2014

Wine is confusing, and for most of us, being handed a wine list is more daunting than well, skydiving. You hear weird terms like "legs" and "sediments", some wines need to be decanted and some don't, some years are better than others…

20 Interesting Facts About Booze

Jan 8 2014

#1 The production of alcohol can be traced back to at least 12 000 years#2 Sherry was the beverage of choice for the great explorers Magellan and Columbus. In fact, Magellan liked it so much, he spent more money stockpiling it than…

The Line on Wine (Part 1- Terminology)

Jan 7 2014

Wine is confusing, and for most of us, being handed a wine list is more daunting than well, skydiving. You hear weird terms like "legs" and "sediments", some wines need to be decanted and some don't, some years are better than others…

Date Night (Ladies Edition)

Jan 6 2014

Correct me if I'm wrong (its the 21st century, after all), but for the most cases, its always the men planning the dates, especially at the beginning of relationships. You're looking at at least 3 months of stressing whether the restaurant is…

8 Bearable Alcoholic Drinks

Jan 6 2014

Let's face it- we like our booze but with the exception of beer, whiskey, wine and champagne, we (usually) hate the way it tastes and oh god how it burns. Check out our list of 8 very palatable drinks that you probably…

10 Weirdest Hangover Cures

Jan 3 2014

The festive period has finally packed up and left and while none of us are happy to see the back of it, I'm pretty sure I speak for all of us when I say thank god the crazy drinking is over. A…

10 Really Weird Bars Around The World

Jan 2 2014

Ahh 2014. The new year always brings about new resolutions; be it dropping that annoying 10 pounds or making an effort to start eating clean, you know, typical stuff. Here's something a little different for all you drinking fans- if you love…

Tippling Club- January

Jan 2 2014

This just in- fans of the experimental bar/restaurant, Tippling Club will be pleased to know that they've just released their January Lunch Menu! After taking a well deserved New Year's break, the Tippling Club reopens today for business. Lunch: Monday-Friday (12noon - 3pm)Price:…

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