Author Archives: Cocktail Chronicles

January 15

The Strictest Alcohol Laws In The United States

Insider Ann Schmidt America has had a long run with it’s issues regarding alcohol, from who can drink it to how you can buy it. Some may be working the system in regards of getting rid of the prejudice against a shot or two, but some places have gone decades standing their ground on the […]

January 13

Woman Loses Job After Politically Charged YouTube Video

Yahoo Lifestyle Ristretto Roasters Co-owner Nancy Rommelmann may have landed herself into hot water after footage was released of the coffee-shop owner giving some opposite opinions about the #MeToo Movement and sexual assault survivors. Rommelmann’s alleged former employee of the coffee shop, Camila Coddou, recognized her in a video in which Rommelmann participated in a […]

January 12

Toledo Store Loses Liquor Contract

ABC News A viral video released just weeks ago has gotten a local store in Ohio into some hot water. The American Food Center had their liquor contract suspended, and later terminated altogether, after a video surfaced back on Christmas of last year. The video shows the store’s employees beating up a man, Shannon Wilson […]

January 10

Why Drinking On A Plane Is Bad

SELF Korin Miller Two doctors were recently involved in an interview with Self.com in which they spoke on the effects of alcohol while on board commercial flights. Sanjay Kurani, M.D., medical director of inpatient medicine at Santa Clara Valley Medical Center and assistant professor of medicine at Stanford University, and Carol Thelen, a family nurse […]

January 09

Can You Hold Your Alcohol As You Get Up In Age?

CBS News While there may be plenty of ethical reasons as to why we must wait until 21 years old for a drink, there may be proof that the younger you can hold your liquor, then the better. Ohio State University clinical psychologist Brad Lander has researched the proficiency of adults’ ability to process alcohol […]

January 08

Applebee’s $2 Cocktails

Food and Wine News Mike Pomranz If you’re looking for a cheap drink during Happy Hour this year, then feel free to stop by your local Applebee’s. Applebee’s Grill & Bar is incorporating a “Neighborhood Drink of the Month” for the new year and is starting it off with something special: $2 Cocktails! The billion […]

January 07

Finalists For Bacardi Legacy Cocktail Competition

World of Cruising Josh Stephenson Well, if you’re headed out to sea for vacation anytime soon this 2019, then you may be in for a treat. Bacardi has just done another annual round for their cocktail competition, in which bartender contestants form various cruiselines go up against each other to see who can make a […]

January 06

Budweiser Investing In Pot Drinks?

CBS Albany Associated Press Its no secret that marijuana has been higher on people’s wishlist than alcohol has in most recent years, so it wouldn’t be entirely shocking if those in the beverage industry dipped some of their toes into the money pool for the newest invention being pot drinks. Now, it looks like Budweiser […]

January 05

Taco Bell To Serve Alcohol?

Fox 5 News Live in the D.C. area? Do you enjoy Taco Bell on a late night when there’s nothing else to eat? Would you enjoy even more or at all if we told you they were serving alcohol? Yep, you read that right! A Taco Bell restaurant in Old Town Alexandria is said to […]

January 04

Deputy Drunk and Abusive Towards Florida Woman

A Palm Beach Sheriff’s Deputy did not have the greatest start to a New Year this past week, as he was reportedly drunk, as well as verbally and physically abusive towards a female citizen. Kevin Baker, who has worked with the police department for over 16 years, was involved in an altercation with a woman […]