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Between Halloween candy, towering pumpkin spice lattes, Thanksgiving and Christmas dinners, we've got a lot of overeating ahead of us. To ease our stomachs into the holiday season, has some tips on how to drink like a European by sipping on herbal digestives.

Maple Syrup Cocktail Recipes from Thad Volger of Bar Agricole

Instead of squirting maple syrup on your pancakes and waffles, try putting a little in the next cocktail you shake up. Our friends at are taking a nod at barkeep extraordinaire Thad Vogler of Bar Agricole, who adds the rich and nutritious sugar to his creations.'s Bourbon Grand Tasting @ Bourbon & Branch Will Get You In the Spirit Of Fall

Bourbon may be just the thing you need to get into the spirit of fall. Join at Tenderloin speakeasy Bourbon & Branch this Sunday, October 17th from 6 - 9 pm for a celebration of all things bourbon, where you will drink and learn about America's native spirit.

The entire place will be yours to taste over ten of the best varieties in the world, like Basil Hayden's, Bulleit, Elijah Craig, Maker's 46, as well as creative bourbon cocktails and gourmet snacks!

Grab tickets here.'s Favorite Books for Cocktail Lovers

Earlier this year, we did a roundup of the top 5 items for any respectable apartment bar.  Now, the folks  at are adding to that list with a roundup of books by their favorite writers and bartenders. Cocktail lovers, add these to your bookshelves. 

Pisco, Pisco and More Pisco for 7x7 Readers at's La Mar 'Spirited Supper''s Spirited Supper series (which saw previous events at Beretta and Jardinière) makes its way to La Mar, the land of pisco, next Tuesday.  It will feature six courses of traditional Peruvian food paired with cocktails crafted by La Mar's talented head bartender, Enrique Sanchez (who was

Nihon Whisky Lounge Makes's List of Best Single-Spirit Bars in the Country

Bars specializing in only one kind of spirit have recently been sprouting up around the country. rounded up the best specialty joints in the nation, and our very own Nihon Whisky Lounge on Folsom Street made the list. If you're a fan of Scotch, the bar offers more than 200 single malts from Scotland, plus blends and whiskies from around the planet, all available by either the taste, glass or bottle.

Say Hello to Fall with Seasonal Apple Cocktail Recipes from

Apple flavored drinks sometimes have a bad rep, what with all the sour apple schnapps and girly Appletinis out there. Luckily, has the remedy for this just as autumn arrives and apples of all kinds hit the market. Check out these apple cocktail recipes to experience this fruit to the fullest!

Happy Cocktail Week! Signature Drink Recipes from Cantina, Elixir and Comstock Saloon

Tomorrow marks the start of San Francisco Cocktail Week, a week-long celebration of all things cocktail (including SF's stellar roster of bartenders). In honor of the week, has rounded up signature drink recipes from some of the city's best, including Duggan McDonnell (Cantina), H. Joseph Ehrmann (Elixir) and Jeff Hollinger & Jonny Raglin (Comstock Saloon).

Laborless Labor Day Cocktail Recipes from

It's almost Labor Day. Have a cocktail. Here are a few recipes from that don't require much work.

R Bar Makes's List of Bartender-Approved Drinking Holes

Bartenders are encyclopedias when it comes to the best new spirits or any perfectly mixed cocktail. So wouldn't you want to know where they go when they feel like getting their drink on? has compiled a list of bartender-approved watering holes around the country, and San Francisco's very own R Bar is on it.

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