Xpress Magazine

5 Drinks you need to try for Cinco de Mayo

Tami Benedict

May 5, 2015

Today is Cinco de Mayo, yay! A holiday that many of us take as a day to drink tequila to our hearts content and eat bomb Mexican food, because why not? But why do we celebrate this holiday? Many believe that today is Mexico's Independence Day, well think again because it's not. Mexico's Independence...

Christmas themed drinks to try at your next Christmas party

Tami Benedict

December 18, 2014

Christmas is right around the corner - literally it is - we have ten days left! This means that Christmas parties will be in full swing and with Christmas parties come potlucks. This year, instead of bringing a fruitcake (ew) why not try something fun - like a unique Christmas-themed drink. Take a l...

Cheapskate’s Guide to Drinking in San Francisco

Ivane Lund-Soyombo

December 10, 2014

Living in a city that is home to over six hundred bars and restaurants as well as a ton of eccentric characters has its perks. But between attempting to afford San Francisco’s increasingly high rents, school supplies, and student loan interest to pay off, I can not afford to spend money on whate...

Effect of Caffeine overload and addiction

Jannelle Garcia

November 10, 2014

Caffeine and college students are two nouns that are often associated with one another. During midterms and finals, ordering the extra cup of French Roast or nursing another mug of Earl Grey in order to get your caffeine fix is a given. But can too much caffeine produce negative affects? Unfortunately,...

Two Sisters Bar and Books – a place for couples and not books

Jannelle Garcia

November 6, 2014

Soft jazz, low lighting, yellow wallpaper with Japanese families dressed in kimonos, and the amount of couples are the first things that one notices when they enter Two Sisters Bar and Books. The self-proclaimed reading bar is tucked away in Hayes Valley and was opened in 2011 by sisters Mikha...

Cocktails With a Kick: Winter Sour

Xpress Mag Staff

February 14, 2014

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9Vlgp7uJkbU Written by Dani Hutton Elixir--Winter Sour--$11 Have you ever wondered what a Christmas tree tastes like? No, probably not. But, in the event that you’re curious now, it tastes like rosemary. Or vice-versa. It’s not unpleasant, but it’s certa...

Season of Cheers

Cap Haitian Apple Toddy

December 9, 2013

Written by Danielle Hutton Photos by Gavin McIntyre Mornings are chilly, and the fog bank has slowly reclaimed its hold on the city.Mother Nature dropped record low tempertures on San Francisco this December with bitter cold air. Sometimes a jacket and scarf are just not enough. So, let’s warm...

Toasting to the Tropics

Xpress Mag Staff

September 15, 2013

By Danielle Hutton Photos by Tony Santos and Danielle Hutton Read More »...

The Student News Site of San Francisco State University
Drinks