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What is Sake?

Sake is a Japanese wine made from fermented rice. Read this article to learn about how it is made and more.


Does whole milk spoil faster than skim milk?

 Does whole milk spoil faster than skim milk?

When it comes to milk, does fat content determine how quickly it spoils? Find out if whole milk spoils faster than skim milk at HowStuffWorks. See more »

10 Mind-blowing Alcohol Facts

 10 Mind-blowing Alcohol Facts

Surprisingly, America's Puritan forebears drank far more liquor than Americans of today. That's one of 10 mind-blowing alcohol facts from HowStuffWorks. See more »

Should I pay any attention to my beer's 'born-on' date?

 Should I pay any attention to my beer's 'born-on' date?

While some brands proudly display their beers' 'date of birth,' others hide it. Should you pay attention to your beer's 'born-on' date? Find out at HowStuffWorks. See more »

Does beer really make you fat?

 Does beer really make you fat?

Does beer really make you fat? Not according to the beer commercials! Get the truth from HowStuffWorks. See more »

 How to Make a Still

You can make a still using just a pot, a wok, a glass and some ice. Learn about how to make a still in this article. See more »

Juice and Smoothie Pictures

 Juice and Smoothie Pictures

Juices and smoothies are a great way to eat healthy and stay fit. Fill up on these juice and smoothie pictures and get blending! See more »

10 Essentials to Keep a Stocked Bar

 10 Essentials to Keep a Stocked Bar

Do you know what the essentials to keep a stocked bar are? Check out this article and get our 10 essentials to keep a stocked bar. See more »

Go Virgin: Drinks Your Kids Can Say "Cheers" To

 Go Virgin: Drinks Your Kids Can Say "Cheers" To

Virgin drinks for kids are a fun way to make them feel included in the festivities. Learn how to make virgin drinks for kids during the holidays. See more »

Which drinks give you the worst hangovers -- and why?

 Which drinks give you the worst hangovers -- and why?

Are you wondering which drinks give you the worst hangovers? Check out this article and learn drinks give you the worst hangovers. See more »

Martinis, Bellinis and Cocktails, Oh My! Cocktail Pictures

 Martinis, Bellinis and Cocktails, Oh My! Cocktail Pictures

These cocktail pictures will get the party started with quick and easy ideas suitable for any festive occasion. Check out this cocktail image gallery. See more »