Food & Drink: The Ice-Cream Hangover Cure

hangovericecreamThroughout history and around the globe, ever since alcohol (aka spirits) were introduced, we human beings have tried to solve the “hangover” next day.  Whether it be soju, sake, cocktails, liquor or beer – the hangover will happen, so in South Korea, the problem has been solved with the hangover ice cream bar called Gyeondyo-bar, which translated into US means “Hang in There.”  This so-called ice cream cure has grapefruit juice and raisin tree extract to fight the hangover.

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Drink: Get Your Drink On @ the Temple

drinktempleA visit to Kyoto, Japan in this episode of Al-Kee-Hol to learn the art of mediating and drinking alcohol.  Host Yuka Uchida and her friend Cindy Hoang travels around Kyoto visiting places like the Matsuo Taisha Shinto Shrine who is the god of sake brewing.

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