Food & Drink

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    Clear And Unbiased Facts About HERBAL TEAS

    Drinking a cup of tea daily, enhances the many health benefits, and help with cancer, heart disease, diabetes, weight-loss, lowers cholesterol and mental alertness....
  • The Protein Bakery, Stephen Lincoln, Chelsea New York,

    The Protein Bakery’s Stephen Lincoln Says, Everyone Deserves a Cookie

    The once thriving gayborhood in NYC called Chelsea may not be the same as it once was but there are gay-owned small businesses in the changed neighborhood that are making a difference. Corey Wesley and I recently met the owner of The Protein Bakery, Stephen Charles Lincoln. With a...
  • Mens health, Depression, Food

    How To Beat Depression – Foods To Fight Depression

    Do you ever feel sad, anxious, have a feeling of hopelessness, or pessimism?  Sometimes you wake up early in the morning, unable to go back to sleep or even have difficulty falling asleep.  Well, some of these signs such as restlessness, irritability, difficulty remembering and making decisions, also thoughts...
  • Wines, 19 Crimes, Food & Drink, Kinkster MAG

    19 Crimes Wine’s Infamous Mug Shots Animate in Front of Your Phone

    We attend a lot more house parties during the fall/winter months, and I love it. The best house parties are intimate, small, and when everyone is willing to share great conversations can be had. The one part I always dread is thinking of what to bring to someone’s house...
  • kinkstermag.nyc, alcoholism, addiction, drinking, cocktails

    Sober Up Fast with Kinkster MAG

    You are out drinking and having a great time with friends when you stumble and fall or begin to slur your words. The typical scenario you might find yourself in, and fortunately for you, there are some time-tested ways to help you sober up. Drink Water We recommend drinking...
  • Lambda Vodka, Food & Drink

    Lambda Vodka, Raised from Community, Passion, and Entrepreneurial Spirit

    Born from the community, for all communities, Lambda Vodka is one of the latest vodka brands to hit the scene. Almost a year old, the 6X distilled, ultra-smooth vodka was created by two African-American men who are co-owners and life partners. Charles Hughes and Richard Solomon met through a...
  • Food & Drink, Sake, Alcohol, Rice Wine

    Is Drinking Saki Good for You?

    The other day for some reason I was in the mood for sake. I don’t know why but it was the first thing that came to mind, especially as I thought about fall being right around the corner. Perhaps since I had a mild stomach ache and in the...
  • National Rum Day - August 16

    Celebrate National Rum Day With Kinkster MAG

    August 16th is a day to celebrate. Not only is it a Kinkster MAG Co-owner’s birthday, it’s the day to say hip, hip, hooray for National Rum Day. Yes, that’s right, August 16th is National Rum Day. Did you know that Rum had it’s very own day? If not,...
  • Health Benefit Of Bison Meat

    Do you consume conventional domestic livestock several days a week? Does your doctor tell you to limit the amount of red meat that you eat? Well, you should consider grass fed bison meat once a month as an alternative. One hundred and twenty-five years ago, bison was on the...
  • Mint Water, Men's Health

    Why You Should Be Drinking Mint Water

    How many times in your life have you heard that you should drink eight 8-ounce glasses of water a day? From adolescence, I hated drinking water, but over the years; I’ve come to appreciate the benefits of water. Hard evidence doesn’t support the “8 by 8” rule, but it’s...
  • Food & Drinks, Somabar

    The World’s First App Controlled Robotic Bartender

    If you’re not a professional mixologist, making your favorite mixed drinks at home can become a chore. The perfect mixture for the perfect drink is more than splashing some Coke over some Rum. Mixology is an art form, and all about the science of mixing the perfect cocktail. No...
  • Drinks & Food, Cocktails, Liquor

    5 Apple Based Drink Picks for Fall

    One of the highlights during this time of year for me has always been the ability to enjoy fantastic fresh fruits that have ripened, in particular apples, which interestingly are the second most valuable fruit grown in the USA after oranges. According to PickYourOwn.org the most active period for...
  • New York, Finger Lakes, Wine

    Wine and Waterfalls, Experience the Finger Lakes

    It’s not too late to escape the concrete jungle before the end of the summer. For a quick getaway to the country look no further than upstate New York. For those who don’t know, the State of New York is so much more than the hustle and bustle of...
  • 10 Simple Ways to Detox Your Body

    Detoxing after a long weekend of drinking is always a good idea. Whether it’s alcohol, recreational party favors, and unhealthy foods, our bodies require some rest from all the toxins we have fed our bodies. Detoxification is the removing of toxic impurities from your body which is typically performed by your liver. It’s...
  • Fourth of July drinks

    The Perfect Drinks for Every Occasion

    The summertime is a fabulous time to make new cocktails for your friends. Who doesn’t love to have a cocktail while flipping the burgers on the grill? I love 4th of July inspired cocktails which are why I wanted to share my favorites. They are easy to make and...
  • workout, beverages, drinks, hydration

    Think Twice Before Sipping Your Pre-Workout Beverage

    When you’re getting ready for your workout, it’s important to consider what you take into your body. Some beverages may have detrimental effects on you and your body which may prevent you from performing optimally during your workout and from your getting the best results. You’re likely going to...
  • Barefoot Wine & Bubbly, Wine Spritzers

    Who Says Barefoot Wine Spritzers and BBQs Don’t Mix

    Here in New York City, the weather has been up and down. One minute it’s sizzling hot, raining and then it’s cold again. Regardless, June 21st marks the official day of summer which also means barbecues, pool parties, and tons of fun in the sun. Summer is not the...
  • NYC Street Fairs

    Street Fair Season Offers Good Things to Taste

    So much goes on around New York City and I love it! Spring kicks off the season for street fairs and festivals. It’s one of the unique things we experience living in New York City. You can be out for the afternoon just strolling around the city and then...
  • healthy snacks

    5 Healthy Snacks You Need to Eat NOW

    One strategy to help lose weight is to eat smaller portions. But what about the hours between those small portions? This is where we all go wrong. We’re quick to go to the corner store during an unscheduled break to satisfy our gurgling stomach, before anyone notices, but this...
  • champagne-gun

    Pool Party Accessory: The Champagne Gun

    Who did not enjoy playing with a water gun when they were younger? An adult pool party with a Champagne Gun sounds very grown and sexy. This unique and eye-catchy party accessory is nothing like your childhood water gun. This time you’re loading it with a magnum size bottle of your favorite champagne. (Check out our Champagne...
  • Knappogue

    Single Malt Irish Whiskey You Should Explore

    Many of the popular Irish whiskeys consumed in the US are blended ones. However, one style of Irish whiskey is the Single Malt Irish Whisky. If you haven’t heard of Castle Brands (Boru Vodka, Pallini, Jefferson’s, Gosling’s Rum) and you like whiskey or want to explore, now is the...
  • wine-alcohol

    A Glass of Wine Might Make You Drowsyd

    Have you noticed after a few glasses of wine you’re ready to hit the hay? It never dawned on me that there might be a scientific explanation as to why we feel sleepy after a glass of wine. Alcohol can make people of any age sleepy, because it’s a muscle relaxant and a sedative....
  • Drinks & Food, Men's Health, Drinking, Alcohol, Hangovers

    Ways to Avoid a Same-Day Hangover

    Sunday Brunches are the highlights of Spring. It’s when we get to hang with friends, chit-chat and the only excuse we have to drink early in the day. However, when we start drinking so early, the potential for a same-day hangover is sure enough to happen if you don’t...
  • culture-review-champange

    Champagne Recommendations For Any Occasion

    Sparkling wines and Champagnes are typically enjoyed throughout the year so we decided to do an informal investigation into what’s popular in the world of sparkling wines and Champagnes. We interviewed professionals at three popular wine and spirit shops here in New York City; Bottlerocket, Union Square Wines, and...
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