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Dec 20, 2014Culture
It’s National Sangria Day: Recipes for Drinking Down Some Fruit [VIDEO]

It’s National Sangria Day: Recipes for Drinking Down Some Fruit [VIDEO]

Happy National Sangria Day–the annual occasion to honor the fruity alcoholic concoction the name of which means, in Spanish and...

Nov 8, 2014Culture
It’s Harvey Wallbanger Day: Celebrate With Liquid Style (& Doctor Who) [VIDEOS]

It’s Harvey Wallbanger Day: Celebrate With Liquid Style (& Doctor Who) [VIDEOS]

Today is November 8th and–at least as anybody who’s actually named Harvey probably knows–that means it’s Harvey Wallbanger Day. It’s...

Sep 24, 2014Culture
Espolòn Tequila Drinks To Try Tonight

Espolòn Tequila Drinks To Try Tonight

If you’re looking for tequila that’s ultra tasty without a ridiculous price point, Espolòn Tequila is everything you need. Everyone...

Aug 3, 2014Culture
How To Get Watermelons Drunk For National Watermelon Day [VIDEOS]

How To Get Watermelons Drunk For National Watermelon Day [VIDEOS]

  Nothing says summertime quite like a nice, ripe, juicy watermelon. This warm weather favorite routinely tops the list of...

Jul 19, 2014Culture
It’s National Daiquiri Day, And Here’s What We’re Making…

It’s National Daiquiri Day, And Here’s What We’re Making…

Perhaps the most maligned cocktail in all the land, the daiquiri has gotten a reputation for being the official drink...

Aug 2, 2012Culture
Irish Punch, Rocky Top, Très Amigos [DRINKS OF THE WEEK]

Irish Punch, Rocky Top, Très Amigos [DRINKS OF THE WEEK]

We’d love to take the easy way out and tell you that all tequilas are the same, or that every...

Jul 19, 2012Culture
Brazier, Nobelita, Bloody Hot Shot [DRINKS OF THE WEEK]

Brazier, Nobelita, Bloody Hot Shot [DRINKS OF THE WEEK]

If you’re a fan of vodka, rum, or tequila–today is your luck day! This week’s installment of “Drinks of the...

Apr 18, 2012Culture
The 10-Tini Is A Honeybox Assassin [DRINKS OF THE WEEK]

The 10-Tini Is A Honeybox Assassin [DRINKS OF THE WEEK]

Packaging is often what urges consumers to buy a particular liquor brand. Whether it be the labeling, the name, or...

Feb 24, 2012News
The Rainier Russian Made Sofia Swizzle with Crannessy  [DRINKS OF THE WEEK]

The Rainier Russian Made Sofia Swizzle with Crannessy [DRINKS OF THE WEEK]

Reposado Tequila, Cognac, and Cherry Vodka, sounds like one hell of a good time, right? Well, I’m here to tell...

Feb 17, 2012Culture
Smash Body Art at Sunset [DRINKS OF THE WEEK]

Smash Body Art at Sunset [DRINKS OF THE WEEK]

The art of drinking is not learned overnight, it is learned over many nights! Knowing what to drink and what...

Jan 27, 2012Culture
Give Rose-ito Blood & Tears With Crystal Head [DRINKS OF THE WEEK]

Give Rose-ito Blood & Tears With Crystal Head [DRINKS OF THE WEEK]

Mmmmm! Rum, vodka and gin… Three of our personal favorites of booze here at COED! In this week’s edition of...

Jan 20, 2012News
Ron Jeremy’s Mustache Ride Gives Old Blue Some Pink Passion [DRINKS OF THE WEEK]

Ron Jeremy’s Mustache Ride Gives Old Blue Some Pink Passion [DRINKS OF THE WEEK]

Today marks the 60th consecutive week that COED’s “Drinks of the Week” has been a featuring new and exciting spirits...

Jan 13, 2012News
Flippin’ the Bird Leads to New England Black Attack [DRINKS OF THE WEEK]

Flippin’ the Bird Leads to New England Black Attack [DRINKS OF THE WEEK]

The weekend is almost here… It’s so close you can almost taste it! Thankfully COED’s got your back and we’re...

Dec 30, 2011Culture
The Scary Cherry Popper’s Nightmare [DRINKS OF THE WEEK]

The Scary Cherry Popper’s Nightmare [DRINKS OF THE WEEK]

This week we're busting into the new year with three totally unique and exciting liquor brands, including: Hendrick's Gin, Calico Jack Cherry Rum, and Agave Loco Tequila. So to all of you who were stupid enough to make your new year's resolution a ban on drinking in 2012 this article is not for you. For the rest of you, make sure to check out our full reviews and mixed drink recipes after the jump.

Dec 23, 2011Culture
The Holly Jolly Jack Frost Nips at Your Early Bird [DRINKS OF THE WEEK]

The Holly Jolly Jack Frost Nips at Your Early Bird [DRINKS OF THE WEEK]

If you're like us, then you like to treat yourself during the holiday season, and what better way to teat yourself than with some tasty mixed drinks that will keep the holiday parties rocking well into 2012! This week we're filling up on triple distilled Vesica Vodka, DonQ Cristal Rum from Puerto Rico, and finally The Famous Grouse Scotch Whisky to add a little sophistication to your holidays. Make sure to check out our full reviews and killer drink recipes after the jump!

Dec 17, 2011Culture
Kiss & Tell When You Cock-Out Rock-Out [DRINKS OF THE WEEK]

Kiss & Tell When You Cock-Out Rock-Out [DRINKS OF THE WEEK]

Fans of rum, vodka, and whiskey listen up! This week we're taking an in-depth look Cockspur Rum from Barbados, artisan vodka from Wisconsin, and Cherry amplified whiskey from Phillips Union. Fans of Gin, Tequila, Cognac, and Brandy sorry, but you'll tune in next week or take a look at our previous Drinks of the Week installments. Check out this week's full reviews and savory drink recipes after the jump!

Oct 28, 2011Culture
Nail Her Peg Leg With Heat Lightning [DRINKS OF THE WEEK]

Nail Her Peg Leg With Heat Lightning [DRINKS OF THE WEEK]

When you're living on a budget it can be expensive to go out and experiment with new and exciting liquors. That's where COED Magazine steps in on your behalf! We taste, test, and review exciting liquor brands each and every week to keep you constantly updated on what's good, what's bad, and everything in-between. This week is no exception as we take a look at Drambuie 15 year, Captain Morgan Private Stock, and Rock Town Arkansas Lightning. Check out our full reviews and intoxicating mixed drink recipes after the jump.

Oct 28, 2011TV
Drink Like A Boss This Halloween With Boardwalk Empire Cocktails

Drink Like A Boss This Halloween With Boardwalk Empire Cocktails

I know that a lot of you out there are huge Boardwalk Empire fans - and more than some of you have plans this Halloween to dress like your favorite characters from the HBO masterpiece. While the ladies are probably going to want a feather or boa to 'complete their outfit,' us men are going to need something a little more stiff - like a drink. Prohibition moonshine might do the trick - but I prefer a good gin like Tanqueray. Seeing as you can't drink G&T's anymore (we're way past Labor Day...) we've pulled together some other great gin drinks to help you drink like your baller great-grandfather used to. We'll teach you how to Nucky after the jump.

Oct 21, 2011News
My Darlin’s Sand Trap Needs a Toddy [DRINKS OF THE WEEK]

My Darlin’s Sand Trap Needs a Toddy [DRINKS OF THE WEEK]

Whisky, Tequila, and Vodka... Not only are these probable names of my unborn children, but they're also what we happen to be reviewing this week on Drinks of the Week. First on the docket is Jose Cuervo Platino - Cuervo's only silver tequila. Batting second is a single malt whisky from High Spirits Distillery. And last but not least we take an in-depth look a Bison Grass Vodka, which actually has a blade of grass in the bottle. So what are you waiting for? Check out our reviews and drink recipes after the jump!

Oct 14, 2011Culture
Rye Guy’s Grog Will Wreck Your Car [DRINKS OF THE WEEK]

Rye Guy’s Grog Will Wreck Your Car [DRINKS OF THE WEEK]

Thanks to our pals over at Regalia Vodka, Wild Turkey Distillery, and Brinley Gold Rum, this week we're happy to bring you our 46th consecutive installment of Drinks of the Week. To-date we've tested, reviewed, and (sometimes) spewed 138 individual brands of liquor. Why? Because we care... And yeah, we're a bunch of lushes too. What's your point?! Now do us a favor and make sure to check out our full reviews and mixed drink recipes after the jump!

Oct 7, 2011News
Hemingway’s Cucumber Martini Was A Cowboy Killer [DRINKS OF THE WEEK]

Hemingway’s Cucumber Martini Was A Cowboy Killer [DRINKS OF THE WEEK]

Whether you're partying at the bar, tailgating at the big game, or kicking it at home this weekend, you'll need a few essentials to get your party stated on the right foot. That's why in this week's installment of Drinks of the Week we're coming at you with 3 exciting liquor brands, as well as 3 delicious mixed drink recipes! All made possible by our good friends at Voli Spirits, Clément Rum, and Artá Tequila. Don't stop reading now... Check out our full reviews and drink recipes after the jump!

Sep 30, 2011Culture
So, A Buttery Russian Gets A Brazilian Wax From A Bull Fighter [DRINKS OF THE WEEK]

So, A Buttery Russian Gets A Brazilian Wax From A Bull Fighter [DRINKS OF THE WEEK]

Get out your passport, because we're headed around the world in our latest installment of Drinks of the Week, as we take a close look at rum from Brazil, tequila from Mexico, and vodka that appears to be from Russia. Special thanks goes out to our pals at NadaRed Vodka, Cabana Cachaca, and Espolon Tequila who made it possible! So what are you waiting for? Check out these unique bottles of booze, our full reviews, killer mixed drink recipes, and more after the jump!

Sep 23, 2011Culture
Reyka Blast ‘er Silk Stockings Off Between The Sheets [DRINKS OF THE WEEK]

Reyka Blast ‘er Silk Stockings Off Between The Sheets [DRINKS OF THE WEEK]

Here at COED we don't always agree on everything, but if there's one thing we do agree on, it's that testing and tasting liquor week in and week out is a pretty awesome job! That being said, we're excited to bring you our 43rd consecutive installment of Drinks of the Week. Special thanks goes out to our friends over at Reyka, Peligroso, and OG Brandy who made it all possible. Check out our full reviews and drink recipes after the jump.

Sep 9, 2011Culture
Sucker Punch, Honey Storm, CHAMgria [DRINKS OF THE WEEK]

Sucker Punch, Honey Storm, CHAMgria [DRINKS OF THE WEEK]

The old saying "never judge a book by its cover" is solid advice. The same goes for liquor, which makes it very hard for the everyday consumer like yourself to know exactly what to buy, without ever tasting it first... Lucky for you COED has assembled a crack team of booze-ologists who bring you liquor reviews and unique mixed drink recipes each and every week without fail. So stick around and check this week's reviews and drink recipes, which include Famous Vodka, American Honey, and Chambord after the jump!

Aug 19, 2011Culture
Smoky Zoomer, Bourbon Ball, Brooklyn Iced Tea [DRINKS OF THE WEEK]

Smoky Zoomer, Bourbon Ball, Brooklyn Iced Tea [DRINKS OF THE WEEK]

Vodka, Bourbon, and Moonshine... This week we're taking a close look at COED's three major food drink groups! To get things kicked off we start by taking a look at Brooklyn's only locally made vodka aka Brooklyn Republic Vodka. Next we go traditional with wall established bourbon better known as Maker's Mark, and finally we wrap it all up with a true Tennessee Moonshine by the name of Ole Smoky. Make sure to check our full reviews and mixed drink recipes after the jump!

Aug 12, 2011News
The Green Fairy’s Traffic Light, Knicks Gin, Tequila Will Steal Her Soul [DRINKS OF THE WEEK]

The Green Fairy’s Traffic Light, Knicks Gin, Tequila Will Steal Her Soul [DRINKS OF THE WEEK]

Now don't let anyone fool you, it's a damn hard job testing and tasting hundreds of bottles of booze each year, all while staying sober enough to write about it, but here at COED we've got your back! This week is no exception as we take a look at Knickerbocker Gin, Hapsburg Absinthe, and Alma Tequila. Don't forget to check out our reviews and drink recipes after the jump!

Jul 29, 2011News
Escort Quality Hooker Pricing, That’s A Given, Maple Madness [DRINKS OF THE WEEK]

Escort Quality Hooker Pricing, That’s A Given, Maple Madness [DRINKS OF THE WEEK]

Whether your drink of choice is tequila, rum, or vodka we've got you covered in this week's installment of Drinks Of The Week! Kicking things off is Wódka Vodka from Poland, then we move on to GIVEN Liqueur, and to wrap it all up we take a look at Flor de Cana's Centenario 12yr Rum. Check out our full reviews and mixed drink recipes after the jump!

Jul 22, 2011News
Drop A Honey Deuce With Apple Pie Moonshine [DRINKS OF THE WEEK]

Drop A Honey Deuce With Apple Pie Moonshine [DRINKS OF THE WEEK]

This week we're bringing you a little bit of everything, including a 9 year aged whiskey from the folks over at Beam Global better known as Knob Creek. We've also tasted and tested a relatively unknown vodka by the name of Spring44. Finally, we wrap it all up with a truly unique apple pie moonshine infusion from our good friends over at Ole Smokey distillery. What are you waiting for? Check out our full reviews and mixed drink recipes after the jump!

Jul 15, 2011News
Liquid Lust Could Lead To Red Rum! [DRINKS OF THE WEEK]

Liquid Lust Could Lead To Red Rum! [DRINKS OF THE WEEK]

Y'all ready to party!? Let's kick the weekend off on the right note with yet another informative edition of COED's Drinks of the Week. This week, we spent some time with High Tequila, Canadian Club Classic, and DonQ Gold; three individually unique brands, and three separate ways to help yourself have one hell of a good time this weekend! So what are you waiting for? Check out our full reviews and amazing drink recipes after the jump. Do it!

Jul 8, 2011News
Between the Sheets With A Bee Sting, Rolls-Royce [DRINKS OF THE WEEK]

Between the Sheets With A Bee Sting, Rolls-Royce [DRINKS OF THE WEEK]

Gentlemen, start your livers!!! This week COED's "Drinks of the Week" back and better than ever with three totally new and exciting liquor reviews. Starting with Gin Mare - the Mediterranean's only handcrafted gin, BEE Vodka - distilled from what else... HONEY! And finally Camus VSOP Cognac - for the more sophisticated men among us. Now sit back, enjoy the ride, and make sure to check out our full reviews and delicious mixed drink recipes after the jump!

Jul 1, 2011News
Fizz In Your Pants, Join The Club, Basil Punch [DRINKS OF THE WEEK]

Fizz In Your Pants, Join The Club, Basil Punch [DRINKS OF THE WEEK]

It's Friday! Ya'll know what that means... It's time for our weekly installment of drinks of the week. Where we take a look at three new, exciting, and down-right awesome brands of liquor. We taste them, we test them, and finally we review them. All for you, our loyal readers. This week is no different as we check out Canadian Club Sherry Cask, Grey Goose Vodka, and Basil Hayden's Bourbon. What are you waiting for? Check out our full reviews and amazing mixed drink recipes after the jump!

Jun 21, 2011WTF
The 23 Funniest Cocktail Names

The 23 Funniest Cocktail Names

When you first get into a bar, you're so pumped that you finally made it in that you either forget what to order or you blurt out something you heard at a party once because it either sounded impressive or it's the only drink you remembered. After a while, though, you get tired of barking out the same thing. We've got just the list for you - a rundown of the funniest and coolest sounding drink orders to try out next time you go out. Buyer beware, these are not the drinks to order when at a packed bar during peak hours, you'll end up emptyhanded and blacklisted. See our list after the jump.

Jun 17, 2011News
Gin Kiss, 4th Street Fizz, Brazilian Hillbilly [DRINKS OF THE WEEK]

Gin Kiss, 4th Street Fizz, Brazilian Hillbilly [DRINKS OF THE WEEK]

In this week's installment of drinks of the week, we are reviewing three very exciting new liquor brands. We start with the award-winning Brandon's Gin, move on to the much-revered Russian Standard Vodka, and top things off with a look at a whiskey new-comer by the name of Angel's Envy Kentucky Bourbon. Make sure to check out our full reviews and delicious mixed drink recipes after the jump!

Jun 10, 2011News
World’s Rarest Vodka, Texas Shaped Bottle, Socolada [DRINKS OF THE WEEK]

World’s Rarest Vodka, Texas Shaped Bottle, Socolada [DRINKS OF THE WEEK]

Thanks to our good friends over at Napa Vodka, this week we're honored to take look at the world's rarest vodka! We also have a 100% pure agave tequila from Republic Tequila to show off and a famous whiskey by the name of Southern Comfort that you may have heard of. Make sure to check out this week's edition of drinks of the week, our full reviews, and mixed drink recipes after the jump. Enjoy!

Jun 3, 2011News
Zombie Walk, American Pie, Smith & Wesson [DRINKS OF THE WEEK]

Zombie Walk, American Pie, Smith & Wesson [DRINKS OF THE WEEK]

Cheers! The weekend is finally here, and right on cue COED's latest installment of "drinks of the week" has arrived! This week we're bringing you three exciting new liquor brands and (of course) three delicious mixed drink recipes to try yourself. First we check out American Harvest Vodka, then Tito's Handmade Vodka, and finish up a new-comer by the name of High Rum. Make sure to check out our full reviews and drink recipes after the jump!

May 27, 2011News
Spiced Car Bomb, Devil’s Old Fashioned, Batanga [DRINKS OF THE WEEK]

Spiced Car Bomb, Devil’s Old Fashioned, Batanga [DRINKS OF THE WEEK]

It's the freakin' weekend! And it's not just any weekend, it's Memorial Day weekend, so kindly take time to honor those who gave their lives to serve our country. It's because of them we live freely. For most of us this is a three-day weekend and that means copious amounts of booze while basking in the sun or tending the grill. Do yourself a favor and check out our latest reviews and drink recipes after the jump! It can only make your weekend better... That's not a promise, it's a fact!