3D ice cubes rock.   Hot in the news: powdered alcohol.   Lagunitas in Chicago? Their first batch was bottled this month!   Thoughtful reflection on the job of the wine critic, by Asimov.   IPA, stout, and lager lollipops? Of course. Other flavors include cocktails, wine, sriracha bacon. Blue cheese.   This story with Jim Koch has raised some eyebrows. In short, he suggests you eat yeast in yogurt to not get drunk.   If you have Parker access, absolutely read Neal Martin's Bordeaux 2013 report.   The cutest beer story in years.   ...Thoughts?