Bacardi Ltd.

  • Blogs

    April 21, 2013

    We Hang Out With Some Crazy Marines Drinking Their Asses Off at Coachella

    In full grips of the dry desert heat, the fine art of day drinking at Coachella becomes a game of survival of the fittest. Sweltering temperatures in the high 90s aren't necessarily ideal conditions to bombard your liver with alcohol. And unless you've been used to trekking through sand in the Middl ... More >>

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    January 23, 2013

    If Metal Songs Were Mixed Drinks (These Would be the Ingredients)

    There's nothing more synonymous with Metal than booze, so we've concocted some adult mixed beverages whose ingredients were inspired by some of our favorite Metal songs. Since no one on staff is a licensed bartender, we asked actor and metal aficionado Steve Sharkey, who moonlights as a bartender at ... More >>

  • News

    May 24, 2012

    How to Make Real Absinthe

    [Summer Guide 2012] Make, then drink the real stuff!

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    January 5, 2012

    Top Five White Trash Rap Anthems

    ​As Eminem's protege, the Alabama-raised Yelawolf is the latest rapper to tap into a niche you could politely call white trash rap. His debut album on Shady Records, Radioactive, openly embraces his less-than-classy roots, with brags about his body being totally tatted up, rocking "dirty ass jeans ... More >>

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    August 1, 2011

    Drunk After Work: Ra Sushi

    Edwin GoeiOnly Saturdays at 3 p.m. is it this empty.​The Place: Ra Sushi, 2401 Park Avenue, Tustin, CA 92782;(714) 566-1700. The Hours: Mon.-Sat., 3-7 p.m. The Deal: $2 hot sake. $3 domestic beers. $4 well drinks, Corona, Sapporo, Stella Artois, and Tsingtao. $5 Kirin, Le Terre Chardonnay, Le Te ... More >>

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    July 26, 2011

    Five Films Not Appropriate to Watch Drunk, and the Drinks to Best Enjoy Them By

    ​During the summertime, every day is a good day for a Bloody Mary or mimosa--especially after work. And the film industry knows it--there's currently a deluge of movies begging for a soused-up audience making the cinematic rounds: The Hangover Part II, Bridesmaids, Bad Teacher, Horrible Bosses (an ... More >>

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    July 1, 2011

    Drink of the Week: DonQ Cristal Rum

    Disregard Confederate Calvin, por favor...​Mexicans drink tequila, mezcal, sotol, pulque, beer, brandy, whiskey, more beer . . . you get the picture. But rum? Maybe in the Gulf of Mexico region, but the only sugarcane-based alcohol the wabs I know like are charanda (all those damn michoacanos) and ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 18, 2011

    Drunk After Work: Daily Grill in Irvine

    Edwin Goei​The Place: Daily Grill, 2636 Dupont Drive, Irvine, (949) 474-2223.The Hours: Daily, 4 p.m. - 7 p.m.The Deal: Domestic beers, $3.50. Specialty beers, $4. Well martinis & spirits, $5.50. Premium spirits, $9. $3.95-$4.95 appetizers. The Scene: This dependable meat and potatoes chain ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 11, 2011

    Perfect Storm at Buster's Beach House, Our Drink of the Week

    Jessica Ford​When your drink is served in a giant fishbowl, you know you're going to have a good time. Buster's Beach House manages to combine classy waterfront dining with a lively bar scene by sectioning off the bar from the main dining area. Get the best of both areas by claiming one of the boo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 4, 2011

    German Beer Culture Dying; Will the United States Save It?

    Flickr user InfrogmationThe saviors of Oktoberfest?​The big food story going around the Internet right now is Slate's piece on the decline in Germany's beer culture. It's a relatively well-written piece, with a lot of history and anecdotes thrown in, but something nagged throughout--hadn't I read ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 2, 2010

    Dairy Devilment: CREAM vs. Homemade Alcohol-Infused Whipped Cream

    CREAM: Chocolate and vanilla, $9.99/can.​Four Loko has had its metaphorical gonads cut out from underneath it; Joose is in the staging area for the chopping block. What's a lonely hobo, desperate hipster wannabe or unsocialized computer-bound geek to do for that alcoholic, caffeinated hit?On Monda ... More >>

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    October 18, 2010

    Drunk After Work: Wildfish Seafood Grille

    Edwin GoeiThe Place: Wildfish Seafood Grille, 1370 Bison Ave., Newport Beach, (949) 720-9925; The Hours: Tues.-Sat., 4-7 p.m.; Sun.-Mon., 4-11 p.m.The Deal: $5-$8 appetizers. $6 wines by the glass. $6 Svedka Vodka martinis, mojitos, or margaritas.

  • Blogs

    October 15, 2010

    Drink of the Week: Entourage Mojito

    ​After tasting the Mojito at Brea nightclub/bar Entourage last night, it occurred to me this concoction is slightly out of season. It's a clear drink made with mint leaves and evokes fond memories of summer. 

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    September 20, 2010

    Drunk After Work: Ws China Bistro

    Edwin GoeiThe Place: Ws China Bistro, 17585 Harvard Ave. Suite A., Irvine, CA 92614, (949) 757-1588; The Hours: Saturday & Sunday 12 p.m.-6 p.m.; Monday-Friday 4 p.m.-7 p.m.; Thursday 4 p.m.-9 p.m. The Deal: $3-$6 appetizers. $8 entrees. $4 beer. $4 wine. $5 ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 7, 2010

    Five Crappy Restaurant Penny Pinches

    Flickr user bendeming​Yeah, yeah, bad economy, food cost, hey entitled moron let's see you run a restaurant, blah, blah, blah. Restaurants are for-profit businesses, sure, and it's tempting to cut costs in creative ways, but here's the kicker, restaurants of America: they ought to be as invisible ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 16, 2010

    Pop-Rockin' Watermelon Margarita at Panama Joe's

    Jessica Ford​The experience at Panama Joe's in Long Beach all depends on where you sit: the bar to the right or the dining room to the left. In the bar, you can watch just about any sport on the flat screen TVs covering the walls, and on some nights, you're greeted by scantily clad alcoho ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 20, 2009

    Showgazing: KeysNKrates at Commonwealth Lounge

    ​There's two ways you can describe a vibrant, ground-breaking band. You can try piecing together the components of their sound, or you just talk about the way they make you feel. The first option is complicated and often involves a pile of stumbling adjectives, niche comparisons and a lot of ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 10, 2009

    Drinks of the Week: Birthday Shot and The Minefield

    Does someone you know have a birthday coming up? Do you kind of want to see this person vomit all over themselves? If you answered yes to one or both of these questions then it's time for you to head on over to the Orange Circle with this special someone and head into Paul's Cocktails for a shot . . ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 24, 2009

    Oh Yes It's Ladies Night...At Revamped Kimera

    Dads had their fun on Sunday, and now it's the ladies' turn. Next Tuesday, June 30, from 5.30 p.m. to 8.30 p.m, Kimera is hosting its monthly Girls' Night Out event. Expect complimentary hors d'oeuvres during the first hour, Bacardi Mojitos for $6 and a raffle (prizes include a $100 Spa Gregorie's g ... More >>

  • News

    September 13, 2007

    Chow Time

    Taste of Newport

  • Food

    December 7, 2006

    Skunk As a Drunk

    How to stay hammered until 2007

  • Film

    July 6, 2006

    Yo-ho, Yo-ho, No Pirate's Life for Me

    Fear and loathing at the Magic Kingdom

  • Features

    October 20, 2005
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    June 23, 2005

    Cazadores Straight Up

    Mexicos best tequila woos American hearts, livers from Seal Beach

  • Music

    November 27, 2003

    The Funk of 40,000 Years

    I cant resist the power of Quans Club Thriller

  • Food

    May 15, 2003

    It Aint Easy Being Cheesy

    Takin a dip with Berlin Jim at the Melting Pot

  • Features

    December 12, 2002

    Great Balls of Fire, Literally

    Greg Topper still rules the lounge

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    October 24, 2002
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    July 25, 2002
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    October 28, 1999
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    October 28, 1999
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    June 3, 1999