Mixology: The Cocktail Creation Class

Learn to build the perfect cocktail in this hands-on workshop. With the guidance of our top sommelier-instructor, you will be crafting innovative new cocktails and discovering your inner mixologist. We aren’t a bartending school, and you won’t learn how to...

Scared Sober

Art of Spirits has a small collection of  vintage public service posters, including  a page devoted to drinking & driving . Not sure how effective they were on preventing driving drunk (a drive along with Demon Rum seems like a really good time) but the artwork is...

Drink Your Way To Freedom

As a rule of thumb, it’s not a good idea to transport liquor without a license. It’s even a worse idea to attempt crossing a national border with nearly 700 gallons of black market booze. One Swedish gentleman tried to do just that. Not surprisingly, he...

Will Booze Save the Postman?

It’s possible that your friendly neighborhood  postal carrier will soon be dropping off bottles of booze on your doorstep.   A bill has been introduced into the US Senate that would allow the Postal Service to ship alcohol, something which it has been banned...

Buzz Kill

A drug aimed at alcoholism is one step closer to hitting your corner pharmacy. Nalmefene apparently obliterates the pleasure of drinking booze by targeting -and blocking- specific receptors in the brain .  In a six-month study that included  604 patients in multiple...