Category Archives: Beverages

The Legendary Pernštejn Pardubicky Porter: Unique to the Czech Republic At Sad man’s Tongue Bar & Bistro Prague

We love Old School things over here at Sad Man’s Tongue just as much as we love legs and a great tattoo. While a person’s tattoos are as unique to the individual, so is Pernstejn’s Pardubicky Porter unique unto the … Continue reading

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Why Coke Cost A Nickel For 70 Years

by David Kestenbaum, Featured Writer NPR Prices change; that’s fundamental to how economies work. And yet: In 1886, a bottle of Coke cost a nickel. It was also a nickel in 1900, 1915 and 1930. In fact, 70 years after … Continue reading

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(Light) Cinnamon Mocha Greek Yogurt – From The Burlesque Baker

by Colleen, Featured Writer, The Burlesque Baker You may have noticed that I love sweets. I want my oatmeal to taste like pumpkin pie, I like to mix my savory flavors with sweets, and I’ve even fashioned myself as a … Continue reading

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Absinth – The Legend of the Green Fairy – Prague Journeys

by Sad Man’s Tongue While I was still living in the United States I often travelled to Europe. My college student neighbors never seem too interested in my travels until I told them I was going to Prague, in the … Continue reading

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Horror Picture Tea of Paris – Not Your Mothers Cup of Tea

Big thanks to our friends over at Vintage Sofia of Sofia, Bulgaria for sharing their knowledge about this hip new Patisserie. By CLAUDIA BARBIERI, Featured Writer, New York Times We’ve all been there: you want to get a tattoo, but … Continue reading

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ArtGo Foto Does A Retro Shoot at Tretter´s Cocktail Bar Prague

Stumbled across this vintage retro spread done at Tretter’s Cocktail Bar in Prague by ArtGo Foto. The photos really look like they were taken in a bygone era, but they are actually recent. I think ArtFoto really did a great … Continue reading

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Motörhead wine banned in Iceland

by Lucy Shaw, Featured Writer, The Drinks Business Launched by the British rock band’s frontman Lemmy Kilmister, ÁTVR has refused to sell the Australian wine in the 48 Vínbúðin off-licences it owns across the country. In defence of the move, … Continue reading

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Your one-stop shop for game day apps

Our good friend Rufus over at “Rufus’ Food and Spirits Guide.” just hit 500 followers on his Facebook page. Here are some of his recipes for the big game sunday if you are still trying to figure out what to … Continue reading

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Voices of Main Street: Mary Giannetti at the Moran Square Diner

by Datechguy If you have watched Mike Barnicle on TV you have probably heard him say the phrase “The people at Moran Square Diner” when talking about the average person and what he thinks. Well the Moran square diner is … Continue reading

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