Behind every great cocktail is a story and a pair of experienced, trusted hands. The twist of a lemon rind, the shake of a glass, the twirl of a spoon, and the delicate splashing of bitters all come together to create a marvelous concoction. We’ve asked some of our favorite food, drink, and lifestyle bloggers to share their favorite libations. From Italy to both coasts of the U.S. to Canada, our boys have every cocktail covered. Join us around the table as we share delicious drinks, scrumptious recipes, stories of all sorts, and some great cocktail tips. This is The Boys Club and you’re invited.
Brian Samuels – Editor-in-Chief and Co-Founder
The lush of the group, Brian can tell you about any cocktail out there, particularly if you’re putting enough alcohol in it.
Brian is the blogger at A Thought For Food.
Molly Allen – Managing Editor
None of the boys know when to use commas, so we brought on Molly.
Molly is the blogger at Cake FYI.
Sarah Parker – Lifestyle Features Editor
Sarah peruses the internet so you don’t have to.
Kita Roberts – Food and Drink Features Editor
Kita is here to tell you all about the delicious food and drink news that’s happening around the internet.
Eric McDonald – Social Media Director and Contributor
He doesn’t always drink beer, but when he does it’s Dos Equis. Actually, Eric does drink beer, a lot. That’s why he’s one of our beer guys.
Food and Drink Contributors
Ken Leung – Founding Contributor
Whether you’re looking for a delicious drink or a killer cake, Ken’s got you covered.
Ken is the blogger at Hungry Rabbit.
Mike Lewicki – Founding Contributor
Mike used to work behind a bar. He’s our jedi master.
Mike is the blogger at Verses From My Kitchen.
Marcello Arena – Recipe Contributor
As our resident Italian, Marcello reminds us that four hour lunches are a good thing.
Marcello is the blogger at Mela e Cannella.
Peter Georgakopoulos – Recipe Contributor
Living in Australia, Peter proves you can mix a drink even upside down.
Peter is the blogger at Souvlaki For The Soul.
Jonathan Melendez – Recipe Contributor
Jonathan gives us proof that liquor doesn’t just belong in a glass. It belongs in food too!
Jonathan is the blogger at Candid Appetite.
Michael Bepko – Beer Contributor
Michael is here to teach you all about craft beers.
Ian Carrico – Liqueurs Contributor
Ian will teach you all about the plethora of confusing liqueurs, as well as to offer up some great cocktail recipes you can use to incorporate them.
Christopher Ciesiel – DIY Contributor
Christopher is all about homemade, DIY spirits, liqueurs, mixers, and more!
Alessio Fangano – Recipe Contributor
Alessio is culinarily obsessed. He can tell you all about the science behind cocktails.
Alessio is the blogger at Recipe Taster.
Sam Henderson – Recipe Contributor
Curious about the history of your favorite Cocktail? Sam can tell ya!
Sam is the blogger at Today’s Nest.
Ed Ishmael- Wine Contributor
Ed is a lawyer by day and winey by night. In fact, Ed can tell you more about wines than most sommeliers. And that’s why he’s The Boys Club’s resident wine guy.
Brandon Matzek – Recipe Contributor
Food and drink obsessed Brandon is here to share some of his favorite recipes.
Brandon is the blogger at Kitchen Konfidence.
Greg Mays – Liquors Contributor
Greg is a liquor expert, and he’s here to help you.
Greg is the blogger at Simple Cocktails.
Vijay Nathan – Aperitifs and Digestifs Contributor
Vijay is our aperitif and digestif expert.
Vijay runs NoshOnIT.
Greg Henry – Travel Contributor
Greg travels to find the best cocktails from all over the world.
Greg is the blogger at SippitySup.
Darren Sharp – Etiquette Contributor
Darren teaches you how to be a man in 2013.