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Nickolaus Hines was a staff writer at Supercall. He covered news regarding spirits and cocktails, as well as the culture of drinks. More of his stories can be found on his author page.

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Heirloom Grains are the Next Wave of Whiskey

A number of distillers are focusing on the grains rather than the barrel. It's got enough momentum to become the next big thing in whiskey.

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A Mental Health Expert Explains Why We’re Afraid to Go to Bars Alone

Why are people afraid to go to bars alone, and why shouldn't we be? The answer from a psychologist's perspective.

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Tequila Shortages Will Keep Happening. This Is When the Next Will Be.

The agave market is on a seven year cycle. An investigation into the boom and bust cycle of the plant and tequila market.

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Meet “Road It Up,” The World’s Only #Vanlife Cocktail Account

A profile of the Road It Up, the only Van Life brand with a cocktail focus.

 
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Why Gin Drinkers Can Have Better Palates Than Whiskey Fans

Whiskey drinkers get a lot of credit for their palates. This is the case for why gin drinkers should get more attention.

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The Original Mardi Gras Wasn't in New Orleans, It Was in Mobile, Alabama

America's original Mardi Gras wasn't in New Orleans. Mobile has a long, troubled history with the celebration.

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How Tequila Soda Became the Drink of Choice for Finance Bros

Younger finance types have switched from Old Fashioneds to Tequila Sodas. Here's why.