Craft cocktails


FoodCrush Podcast: Pop, pour, drink... the allure of ready-to-drink cocktails

Published March 6, 2020

In this week's podcast, we talk with Doug MacKenzie and Jason Neu, owners of SoulBoxer Cocktail Co. They share with us the story of SoulBoxer's beginnings, as well as its future. We also discuss the history of canned and bottled cocktails, the art of creating them and the status of future of these oh-so-convenient beverages.


Milwaukee's best craft cocktails, 2019

Published March 4, 2019

Stepping inside Bryant's Cocktail Lounge is like a step back in time. But clearly, no matter the era, Bryant's is always in style, as it captured the best craft cocktail category for the seventh straight year.


Bittercube Bar & Bazaar to open this weekend

Published Oct. 25, 2018

This weekend there will be a brand new West Side bar and cocktail-themed boutique to enjoy. The Bittercube Bar & Bazaar will open its doors to the public on Saturday, Oct. 27 at 5 p.m.


Cocina 1022 offers a new take on Mexican favorites

Published April 3, 2018

The menu at Cocina 1022 includes a variety of classic Mexican favorites like housemade guacamole and tacos to char-grilled entrees and street food-inspired specialties like pambazo filled with papas con chorizo and a guajillo-sauced bun.


5 reasons to drink in "Schumann's Bar Talks" during the MKE Film Festival

Published Sept. 29, 2017

In a city with a burgeoning cocktail scene, it's worthwhile to take note when the U.S. premiere of a cocktail-related film comes to town. But, that's not the only reason to get your tickets to see one of two showings of "Schumann's Bar Talks" at the Milwaukee Film Festival.