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root 23 simple syrup
June 26, 2015, No comments

A good cocktail should balance alcohol, sweetness, acidity and bitterness. The sweetness usually comes from simple syrup, a fancy name for “sugar water,” and ROOT 23 thinks they’ve found a […]

Drinkos Columbus

Alcohol delivery service Drinkos launching in Columbus

June 17, 2015, No comments

Drinkos, a web-based alcohol delivery service, is set to launch in Columbus tomorrow. The Chicago-based company launched stores in Cincinnati and Dayt ...


Bourbons across the Buckeye State

June 12, 2015, 1 Comment

When my family moved from the east coast to the midwest years ago, I wasn’t exactly thrilled at the idea. Our Maryland friends took to calling u ...

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Contemporary cocktails at The Guild House

June 8, 2015, No comments

The Guild House joined the Short North skyline in January with the addition of a new hotel and retail space. Though a new venture, the owners are not ...

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    A classic cocktail for a cause
    May 29, 2015, No comments

    Next Monday marks the beginning of the 3rd annual National Negroni Week, held by Imbibe magazine and Campari America. Columbus will be partaking for the second year in a row, […]

  • cocktail-mixology
    Celebrate World Cocktail Day in Columbus
    May 13, 2015, No comments

    On May 13, 1806 a New York tabloid first defined the term “cocktail” and from that day forward, we’ve celebrated World Cocktail Day in celebration of the oh-so eloquent definition […]

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    Derby Deets: Mint Juleps in Columbus
    April 22, 2015, No comments

    ‘Tis the season for floppy hats and seersucker. As the Kentucky Derby is fast approaching, so too is an excuse to start (or keep) drinking lots of Kentucky bourbon. For some, […]