Proposed California Anti-Plastic Straw Bill Draws FireA California lawmaker is taking flak for a measure that would make it illegal for servers to offer plastic straws with drinks unless they're asked. Is it a good idea gone too far or a much needed environmental protection?
Make These 5 Cocktails With Just 4 Ingredients EachWant to spice up your home cocktail menu? Make these tasty drinks with just four ingredients each from Shane Carley, author of "The Home Bartender."
5 Delicious Cocktail Recipes Inspired By Carolina Panthers, Denver BroncosWhile it's sad that our great local teams aren't going to Super Bowl this year, there's nothing wrong with showing a little support for the teams that will be hyping up our 49ers' incredible stadium in Santa Clara.
2 Simple Mocktail Recipes For SummerWant to take a tropical vacation without leaving the house? Try one of these drink recipes from Shane Carley, author of "The Mason Jar Cocktail Companion."
Starbucks Announces 6 New Limited-Time Frappucino FlavorsThe Frappuccino is turning 20, and to celebrate, Starbucks is rolling out six new Frappuccino flavors.
TGF: Gear: Serving Drinks At The TailgateGoPong's Portable High Top Party Bar is a full-size serving bar for all your tailgating needs.
Fruity Cocktails To Beat The Summer HeatLemonade may be a great thirst quencher in the hot, hot heat of summer time, but get creative this year with some drinks that are a bit more fun.
NYC Latest Government To Lose Legislative Fight Against Sugary DrinksBig sodas can stay on the menu in the Big Apple after New York state's highest court refused Thursday to reinstate the city's first-of-its-kind size limit on sugary drinks. But city officials suggested they might be willing to revisit the supersize-soda ban.
The World's Best Classic Cocktails In The Bars That Invented ThemThere's nothing better than kicking back on vacation with a classic local cocktail, and nothing worse than being interrupted by some blowhard waxing poetic about the drink's storied "history". Unless you're the blowhard, and you're sitting at the exact bar where the drink was invented.
Honesty Bars: The Bars Where You Pay Whatever You WantIf you've ever stayed at a boutique hotel abroad, odds are you've come across a "Seriously, where on earth did the bartender go -- oh wait, there is no bartender?" honesty bar.
Best Family-Friendly New Year's Parties In SacramentoFrom bursts of color in the evening sky to music, dance, rock climbing and ice, the final days of 2012 offer a little bit of everything to Sacramento residents and visitors. While ushering in the new year is often an adult-centric experience, these options offer fun and entertainment for families, teens and tots.
Best Upscale Hotel Bars In SacramentoDo you have a group meeting, wedding or social event planned and want to do it with class? If so, connect with one of these upscale hotel bars.