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Drink Here Now: High-End Day Drinking and Tuesday Night Supper

"There's nothing wrong with sobriety in moderation." –John Ciandi

Off-the-Menu Holiday Cocktails to Fill You With Cheer

Ever wonder how Santa survives the holiday season? He's got a little secret: a tasty list of off-menu holiday beverages at Bay Area bars. Lucky for us, Santa's secret list has been leaked. You won't find these drinks on the menu, but if you ask for them by name, the bartender will know what to do.

Drink Here Now: Ugly Sweater Parties and Repeal Day Deals

“Kids today, they don’t even leave Santa milk and cookies anymore. They just leave him almond milk and Instagram crackers.”

Drink Here Now: Christmas, Criminals, and Time Travel

Alcohol is the liquid version of Photoshop.

Drink Here Now: Halloween, Day of the Dead, and Sinner's Hour

Work is the curse of the drinking classes. ~Oscar Wilde

Drink Here Now: Birthday Bubbles and Seasonal Sips

Was I in here last night, and did I spend a twenty dollar bill? Oh, thank goodness. I thought I'd lost it."  ~ W.C. Fields

Drink Here Now: Fall Beers and Hip-Hop Cocktails

Reality is an illusion created by lack of alcohol. ~N.F. Simpson

Drink Here Now: Help Fire Victims, Celebrity Pool Toss & Rum Cocktails for Two

Show me how you drink and I will tell you who you are. ~Emile Peynaud

Drink Here Now: Pisco Specials and Pumpkin Fizz

Nothing says 'I mean business' like using a cart at the liquor store.

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