A goth bar makes a cocktail inspired by human blood. [via The Village Voice]

Everything you ever wanted to know about Bourbon, the all-American spirit. [via Smithsonian Mag]

Charlie Trotter was sued for selling an allegedly fake, $46K bottle of wine. [via Grub Street]

Three summer cocktails straight off the grill. [via Serious Eats: Drinks]

New York tiki bar Painkiller folds up its (drink) umbrellas and moves on. [via The New York Times]

The new wine documentary SOMM follows four sommeliers as they prepare for an exam that only 200 people have passed worldwide. [via Serious Eats]

Things to which we should toast this weekend, including our fathers. [via Esquire]