DJ Khaled's “I'm The One” is An Early Contender for Song of the Summer

This post was originally published on this site Neilson Barnard “I’m the One,” which also features Quavo and Lil Wayne, has all the hallmarks of a summery banger. As sweat-profusely-on-your-commute-to-work season kicks in to high gear, it will soon be time for society to decide on what will be the infamous “Song of the Summer.” This is the song you internally groove to but externally roll your eyes to when it comes on at your favorite bar. This is the song you catch yourself dancing to while waiting for the train in the morning. This is the song that will be playing when you share a beautiful moment with your friends that you will look back on decades from now as the highlight of your year. So yeah, needless to say, the Song of the Summer is no flash-in-the-pan radio hit. And thanks to DJ Khaled, we have our first … Read more

The Three Paths to Michelada Nirvana

This post was originally published on this site Alex Reside The michelada might be the single most flavorful drink you can find—it’s time to start making your own. The perfect michelada is a mindfuck. Cold beer and lime offer the promise of refreshment, and then the other stuff hits. An undercurrent of hot sauce makes your mouth start to burn and you reach for a drink but the only drink you have is the cause of your pain. For some reason (probably just alcohol and salt) you keep sipping until it’s all gone and now you need another michelada and the pleasantly vicious cycle repeats itself until you’re six pints deep. It’s a real thrill ride. It’s also something that’s pretty easy to make at home. To figure out how to make the best possible michelada, I hit up Fernando Lopez, heir apparent to the Guelaguetza restaurant empire in L.A., … Read more