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Craving: South Side — a look at the area's Black food culture

The South Side of Chicago is rich with the food and drink traditions of the area's Black community. From rib tips at Lem's Bar-B-Q to soul food at Original Soul Vegetarian to newer spots like Shawn Michelle's Homemade Ice Cream and Soul Shack, we're cele

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Rum Trip to Havana, Cuba for Rum Lovers

Havana, Cuba has a lot to see in offer. Check out where to go and what to do if you love Rum and only have 24 hours.

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Giro d'Italia: American Whiskey, Italian Soul - Peloton Magazine

Here's a delicious American rye whiskey cocktail from Brooklyn's Bar Velo that will become your new go-to cocktail.

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Drink Issue

San Diego CityBeat's special issue focusing on the craft beer and cocktail scene in the city.

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Under the influencer

They’re hard to miss—@isbeeracarb, with her candy-colored hair and ornate septum ring, rocks tattoos from head to toe. Then there’s @thegirlwithbeer, who sports impeccably manicured eyebrows and thick, chestnut-colored hair.

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San Diego CityBeat Burger Week

CityBeat's annual Burger Week features over 50 burger specials from local restaurants.

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Stone Brewing Crushes MillerCoors In Trademark Suit - YEW!

Courts confirm Keystone (by MillerCoors) is infringing on Stone Brewing's trademark rights, deserving of “strong protection.”

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Forget Beer. Celebrate St. Patrick's with Irish Whiskey.

Ireland’s whiskey scene is having a massive revival, and that’s great for us

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    Florida brewery unveils six-pack rings that feed sea turtles rather than kill them

    Florida brewery unveils alternative to plastic rings that harm marine life.

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    These 9 Delicious Stout Beers Will Keep You Warm This Winter

    Added bonus: Dark beer contains more good-for-you antioxidants than the lighter stuff.

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    7 Whiskey Drinks That Could Help Cure Your Cold | Food & Wine

    Here, seven whiskey cocktails to help dilate your blood vessels and put you on the path to recovery. ...

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    Refueling Crew Embraces 'Pie in the Sky' Idea

    Aerial refueling has more than one meaning for Air Force Senior Airman Jordan Smith. In addition to operating the boom that refuels Air Force jets, he makes the treats that refuel his on-board crew. Pizza is his specialty.

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      Real rules for real drinking in real bars

      The internet is filled with articles listing rules for drinking in bars. The problem is these articles rarely seem to apply to real drinkers.

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      Anthony Bourdain talks about feeling ‘disarmed’ visiting gun-loving Trump backers in West Virginia

      Anthony Bourdain’s “Parts Unknown” is beginning its 11th season with a trip to West Virginia. The man who has tried food in some of the most challenging locations around the world is now going into the heart of President Donald TrumpR

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      11 of Our Favorite Holiday Beers

      Why yes, tidings of comfort and joy can come in bottle form

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      La Brasserie Parisienne - Peloton Magazine

      France of course is known as the land of wine, cheese and the crusty baguette. But when it comes to beer, the country’s history has been anemic at best. But Jean Barthélemy, founder of La Brasserie Parisienne, is part of a new generation of brewers tha

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      America's Growing Taste For Mezcal Is Good For Mexico's Small Producers

      Oaxaca is the heart of mezcal country, where the pungent booze is made from the same plant as tequila by traditional distillers. As U.S. drinkers embrace mezcal, investors are flocking south.

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      11 Pizza Joints that will change your life - Voyage Chicago | Chicago City Guide

      When we work late, there is one thing almost everyone on the editorial team agrees on: it’s time to order pizza. Thankfully Chicago has some of the best pizza in the country (even our NYC colleagues have come around to this…albeit slowly). We’ve sha

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      Here are the Best Bottles of Whiskey You Can Buy For $20 or Less

      Sometimes, you don't want to shell out too much money for a good bottle of whiskey. Don't worry, we've found the best whiskies under 20 bucks.

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      The best rooftop bars in Chicago

      Nothing beats drinking at rooftop bars. Chicago residents wait all year for great views with a drink, from hotel bars to elevated lounges or decks.

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      The most legendary dive bars in Chicago

      Of all the bars in Chicago, we maybe love our dive bars the most. Here, we pay homage to the bars that we think are the most legendary in the city

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      San Diego's best waffles

      Top 20 iron-pressed treats in honor of National Waffle Day

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      These 9 Restaurants Serve The Best Wings In Oregon

      Just about everyone can agree that there are few things more appetizing than a plate of juicy, saucy, perfectly-cooked chicken wings. There are certain restaurants that have a particular knack for the art of wings—and

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      HOME - BaronsBBQBeat

      Desolate, ghostly, barren. These might have been the terms used when discussing good BBQ Restaurants in the San Diego…

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      thefullpint.com - Craft Beer News, Reviews and Event Coverage

      Bringing craft beer news, reviews and event coverage since 2007. Updated multiple times daily for the beer enthusiast thirsty for up to date beer news.

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      10 Best Restaurants in Watts and Compton

      Watts and Compton might be best known as the cultural birthplace of gangster rap, but they also reign supreme in another way: delicious, home-style food. A lot of love goes into this cooking. While Roy Choi's Locol may have blown up the Watts scene,

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      When life hands you Lemon Grove

      Think of San Diego's hippest dining neighborhoods and, chances are, Little Italy, North Park and University Heights come to mind. Very few people will say Lemon Grove—but maybe they should.

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      Best burger within a short drive

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      San Diego's top 25 fried chicken spots

      Little Italy's Crack Shack just the latest to celebrate finger-licking comfort food

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      Tiki 101: A Beginner's Guide

      An introduction to tiki history, what makes a tiki cocktail, and the essential ingredients you'll need for your home tiki bar.

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      Brewer Profile: Meet Bob Kunz of Highland Park Brewing - CA BrewMasters

      It’s been said that good things come in small packages. What’s said much less often is that good things come from the small back room right behind the bar. For one that’s not a very catchy saying, and it’s rarely true. It can actually be quite sca

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      10 places to go for great fried chicken in L.A.

      People feel very strongly about their favorite fried chicken. When you find good fried chicken, you dream about it. You think about it until it's in your hands. And then, in addition to shoving it in your mouth as fast as you can, you may feel the need to

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        6 Tropical Drinks in LA That'll Make You Think You're in Hawaii

        6 Tropical Drinks in LA That'll Make You Think You're in Hawaii, Los Angeles, LA, Locale Magazine, CA, Tiki Drinks, LA Tiki bar, hollywood, Best tiki bar

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        My Next Beer Is 40 Proof and Brewed With Frozen Pizza and Money

        It was my first time in Norway, and I wanted to brew something kind of crazy. So my friend Mike and I decided to throw pizza and money into our next beer—literally.

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        The Worst Things That Have Ever Happened at Dunkin’ Donuts | MUNCHIES

        Last time, we looked at all the lunacy that goes down on Greyhound buses. Today, we're ranking the most epic Dunkin' Donuts clusterfucks, rated from 1 (Relatively Inconvenient) to 10 (Nightmarish Catastrophe). Those doughnuts make 'em go n

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        The 10 Best Post-Surf Burritos of SoCal

        Burritos and surfing go together like eggs and bacon, peanut butter and jelly, Kelly Slater and baldness. Find out some of the best post-surf burrito joints here.

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        5 Beloved Ethnic Foods Invented for Americans

        Many of those beloved “ethnic foods” Americans crave so much—Mexican, Chinese, Italian—were actually invented or popularized in the good old USA. 1. General Tso’s

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        How to: Make DIY Barrel Aged Cocktails At Home (No Barrel Required...)

        The tradition of barrel or cask aging distilled spirits, wine, and beer goes back thousands of years. Letting the liquid mature within wood is what gives them their distinct flavors,...

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          As Bourbon Booms, Demand For Barrels Is Overflowing

          Distillers must age bourbon in new white oak barrels that are charred inside. But the barrel supply is running low, and new, small craft distillers are having trouble getting any barrels at all.

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            Jack Daniel's Sinatra Select | Uncrate

            In case you didn't know, Frank Sinatra was known to drink Jack Daniel's. A lot of Jack Daniel's. Now Jack is returning the favor by...

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              LA's 11 best under-the-radar burgers

              Ever notice how all of those