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Easter Candy Infusions! Or a more interesting way to enjoy candy than eating it.

Today is Easter Sunday, a day that has become synonymous with a vast abundance of themed candies.  Candies like Peeps and jelly beans may not seem to have a lot in common at first glance, other than their inherent sweetness,

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Posted in Dollar Drinks, Rum, Sunday Funday, Vodka

Sunday Funday: The Golden Globes, or Another Excuse for Mixing Booze and Bubbly

Tonight marks the celebration of the best 2013 had to offer in terms of film and television: the 71st Golden Globes!  Unlike the formality of the Oscars, the Golden Globes is a boisterous party filled with drunken actors, producers, directors,

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Posted in Brandy, Cheap Cocktails, Cognac, Dollar Drinks, Liqueur, Sparkling Wine, Sunday Funday, Vermouth

Sunday Funday Brunch Special: How to Make the Perfect Mimosa!

There are few things that compliment a hearty brunch or morning after a night of heavy drinking than the refreshing mimosa.  Mimosas offer a much needed burst of vitamin c and a sparkling reviving drink that will help you wake

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Posted in Celebration Drinks, Cheap Cocktails, Liqueur, Sparkling Wine, Sunday Funday

Sunday Funday: Cocktails Inspired by Boardwalk Empire

The HBO show Boardwalk Empire is an amazing drama and it’s prohibition-era setting makes the issue of cocktails even more interesting. I’ve been meaning to do a post on a couple of Boardwalk Empire inspired cocktails, but the great folks

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Posted in Bourbon, Cheap Cocktails, Gin, Scotch, Sunday Funday, Whiskey, Wine & Champagne

Sunday Funday: Breaking Bad Finale Cocktails, Part 1

Breaking Bad is ending today and it’s all about the blue crystal. There is no question that everyone will be glued to the series finale of Breaking Bad to find out what happens to all of the characters.  Although Walter

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Posted in Events, Liqueur, Sunday Funday, Tequila, Vodka

Sunday Funday: Get Over the Hangover

There are many different “cures” for the common hangover.  Those weekend mornings can be though after a night of heavy drinking, so anything that might help is worth at least one try.  In the words of the new Budweiser commercials

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Posted in Sunday Funday

Sunday Funday: It’s National Bourbon Heritage Month!

That’s right folks, as of a bill passed by the Senate on August 2nd 2007, the month of September is officially dedicated to all things bourbon in the good old US of A. So break out your favorite bottle of

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Posted in Bourbon, Sunday Funday

Sunday Funday: Picking the Spirit that is Best for You!

There are a lot of different types of spirits and for each type there is an exponentially expanding number of brands.  The micro-distillery business is just getting started, so how do you know what is just good marketing and what

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Posted in Spirit Reviews, Spirits, Sunday Funday

Sunday Funday: DC Beer Week! or how to drink amazing craft beer on the cheap

Sorry for this late post and for a general lack of posts this weekend. But there was a reason for my absence: I was helping out with the great week long event that is DC Beer Week! But why should

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Posted in Beer, Events, Sunday Funday
Nick McAfee
Nick McAfee is a student of Princeton University and is passionate about mixology. As a student with a low monthly income, he has developed ways to create simple cocktails with complex flavors from inexpensive ingredients. Learn more about Nick and Broke & Thirsty.
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