Will this booze make me go blind?

Dashing fellow ain't he?

Today’s Mr. Science’s Drunken Science is going to be as much drunken history as science. The question came in from Kilo in a past comments section: “Would love to know the difference between good alcohol / ethanol and bad. Occurs in booze and beer. Bad booze can make you blind, and we better all know […]

Where to Drink [Anything but Beer] During GABF

On the surface, beer week doesn’t appear to offer much opportunity in the realm of cocktails. Beer is literally everywhere and in everything, all over the city from your cheese soup to someone’s soggy Lederhosen. Our stance on GABF is that it’s actually the best time to enjoy a cocktail- in between all that beer […]

Thujone And The Green Fairy’s Anise

So it seems that absinthe is gaining back a bit of its historical popularity. We have all heard the absinthe myths and legends. It is one of those things that crosses science and history in a way that I really love. We have these long term ideas about a beverage that very few of us […]

In Other News

The globe keeps on spinning, and its population keeps on drinking. Here’s some of the news we’ve collected from around the interwebs this week.   News Trends Tilt Toward Niche Sites An article that hits near and dear to us here at the wagon. How the small guys are outperforming some of the media giants […]

Help Prohibition get a patio

We love patios in Denver.  Now you can help add one more to our beautiful city. Prohibition has hopes of opening a patio on the Pennsylvania side of the bar, but has met some opposition.  Anyone who lives in cap hill is invited to go show support for their patio hearing today.  The hearing is at […]

Prohibition: your upscale London pub, imported to Colfax

When I first moved to Denver, I abided by the standard rule to avoid Colfax. Thankfully, I made friends who re-educated me about the cooler side of Colfax. Prohibition, located at 504 E. Colfax, is the latest addition to these eclectic bars that offer unpretentious, neighborly places to escape and just have a drink (or […]