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Thirsty? Here are the best places in downtown Topeka to grab a drink after work

At HHB BBQ, nothing goes better with its slow-cooked homemade BBQ than a cold beer. With about a dozen rotating options on tap, you can try anything from the local brews of Happy Bassett Brewing Co. or Blind Tiger Brewery, to the nationally acclaimed brews of Leinenkugel Brewing Co., Boulevard Brewing Co. and the classic Anheuesuer-Busch.Walking into the sleek space that makes up HHB, the room is divided: an open seating space for dinner guests, and to the right, some high-top tables and a...

St. Patrick’s Day | 6 Delicious Irish Cream Cocktails

Above: Chocolatini. Photo: Molly’s Irish Cream.There are so many things we can thank the Irish for: leprechauns, redheads, the Celtic cross, U2, Ulysses, Riverdance…okay, maybe some of those aren’t to your liking, but we’d all agree that the Irish know how to do alcohol right. In addition to the beer and whiskey the country is known for, there’s Irish cream, that boozy caffeinated concoction that can act as both a liqueur and a dessert.Molly’s Irish Cream, which is made from aged Irish...

5 Boozy Ice Cream Cocktails That You Need To Try On National Ice Cream Day

Did you know that Sunday, July 16 is National Ice Cream Day? Well, neither did I — but now that I have the inside scoop, I can't stop thinking about my favorite frozen dessert.Out of the popular ice cream trends taking over your timeline, there are a few that stand out above the rest for me. Some of them include ice cream with creative cones, rolled ice cream, and of course, ice cream with alcohol in it.In fact, alcoholic ice cream is the new rage — and its popularity makes total sense. I...

Strawberries & Cream Mudslide

What could be better than a cocktail-flavored ice cream?What about a cocktail made out of cocktail-flavored ice cream for the ultimate Mudslide Cocktail experience?I first shared this Valentine’s Mudslide Cocktail on my friend’s site, Amanda’s Cookin’.I first spotted the Haagen Dasz White Russian flavor ice cream last year and it was just as delicious as I thought it would be. I usually prefer to make my own ice cream, but this flavor has snuck it’s way into my shopping cart more than a...