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Review: Jon Taffer’s New Line of Drinks Makes for a Healthy Surprise

“You can drink these with peace of mind.” That’s an oddly sanguine admission from Jon Taffer, the longtime hospitality veteran and creator/host of the Paramount Network’s hit series Bar Rescue. Often billed as the “Gordon Ramsay of the bar and nightclub business,” Taffer seems pretty relaxed — he didn’t yell at us, as more than […]


Co-founder of the Make-A-Wish Foundation, Frank Shankwitz joins the No Excuses Podcast. Frank talks about personal experiences that eventually led him to create the concept of the foundation. Shankwitz even dives deep into the story behind the first phone call he had with Disney. Taffer also chats everything seltzer! With his new line of craft […]

Treat Yourself With Jon Taffer

Jon Taffer has seen some things — namely repulsive bars and horribly dirty kitchens. But there’s nothing revolting about his cookie decorating skills. Taffer stopped by the Allrecipes studio to create a cookie that looks like him and dish about the weird, awful, and downright disgusting things he’s seen in his eight years as host […]


Actress, comedienne, writer and producer Syd Wilder joins the No Excuses Podcast. Syd talks about her struggles with suicide and her rise to fame with over 900,000 instagram followers, becoming a true influencer. Taffer also chats everything seltzer! With his new line of craft cocktails coming to market this month, Jon explains why this craze […]

Jon Taffer Adds Line of Hard Seltzers to Taffer’s Mixologist

As a follow-up to the launch of Taffer’s Mixologist premium craft drink mixes this summer, renowned hospitality, nightclub and bar expert Jon Taffer has now added a new line of hard seltzers to the Taffer’s brand called Taffer’s Mixologist Sparkling Craft Cocktails. Read More