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Many are the countries that offer their very own fascinating & tasty distillations -- Scottish single malts, Mexico's tequila, Kentucky bourbon, habushu in Japan -- you name it. An intoxicating way of exploring the world! And of course most countries also have their own beers - often very distinctive indeed. We raise a glass to all of it here!

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Oaxaca's new sustainable mezcal distillery to welcome visitors

 Most of us are familiar with tequila, but fewer…Continue

Started by Tripatini Apr 21, 2018.

At a Cooperstown, New York brewery, Ommegang means 'OMG!'

When one hears the name “Cooperstown,” sports aficionados think of baseball…Continue

Started by Tripatini Feb 11, 2018.

A toast to a European beer powerhouse - the Czech Republic!

Ach, du liebe! It’s that sudsy time of year again, as Germany’s Oktoberfest begins anew later this month. When many of us think “beer”, Deutschland naturally springs readily to mind – and for some,…Continue

Started by David Paul Appell Sep 9, 2017.

Micheladas, Mexico's spicy beer cocktails

The michelada became popular in Mexico during the 1940s, when people started to mix beer and spicy hot sauces. There are two versions to explain the origin of its name: one attributes it to Michel…Continue

Started by EnLinea Media Jun 1, 2017.

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Comment by Darryl Musick on February 28, 2016 at 9:59am

A new Cocktail Hour at The World on Wheels invites you to grab a dirty blonde, head out to the backyard, and have your way. The Dirty Blonde

Comment by Darryl Musick on January 17, 2016 at 11:06am

Continuing our Costa Rica adventure, today's all-new Cocktail Hour at The World on Wheels takes you to Lounge 24...the Do-It-Yourself bar at the Riu Palace.

Comment by Darryl Musick on January 10, 2016 at 12:06pm

It is time for a brand new Cocktail at The World on Wheels. As you may know, when on location for a trip, Tim and I like to come up with new drinks and name them after our locale. Today, straight from the sunny Pacific shores of Costa Rica, it's the Matapalo.

Comment by Darryl Musick on September 27, 2015 at 11:41am

Today's Cocktail Hour at The World on Wheels focuses on one of our favorite holiday. Why favorite? Because the number one activity is drinking beer. It's our Oktoberfest Beer Taste Off!

Comment by Darryl Musick on February 16, 2015 at 1:01pm

The World on Wheels Baja road trip continues...a dusty, splintery Mexican cantina. We sidle up to a cold, drafty bar and down a couple of...delicious craft brews? Welcome to modern Mexico. Some Mexicans, an Asian, and an American Go Into a Bar...

Comment by Darryl Musick on November 9, 2014 at 10:57am

This week's all-new Cocktail Hour at The World on Wheels finds us visiting The Festival, a beer fest in an old wharf warehouse at San Pedro, California. Over 90 breweries much of a dent can we make? The Festival - San Pedro, California

Comment by Darryl Musick on September 21, 2014 at 11:14am

It's another brand new Cocktail Hour at The World on Wheels. Instead of a pub crawl, a pool crawl as it is. A swim up tour of the cocktails of the Bahia Principe at Runaway Bay, Jamaica.

Comment by Darryl Musick on September 14, 2014 at 11:28am

We're starting off our Season of the Caribbean at The World on Wheels today with a new Cocktail Hour. What can we create with the contents of our minibar? It's the Runaway.

Comment by Darryl Musick on July 6, 2014 at 11:32am

You know what this hot weekend needs? A cool, blue drink. We've got you covered with today's Cocktail Hour at The World on Wheels. For you tequila lovers especially, it's the Blue Agave.

Comment by Darryl Musick on July 2, 2014 at 11:42am

Going wine tasting can be so much more that just sampling. There are real people who have put their heart, soul, and finances on the line to bring that juice to you. Some big, some small. At The World on Wheels, we've been tracking down a mysterious wine maker in the Sierra Foothills for years. Today, we present the culmination of that search with Our Encounter with Fate.




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