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The 13 Best #HipHopCocktails Tweets

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Like most good hashtags, #hiphopcocktails was born out of sheer boredom. Comedian Joe Mande was in a Denver bar that served a drink dubbed the "Trinidad James," and so naturally his mind wandered to cocktail puns with a musical bent. He soon offered these choice beverages to his followers:


But instead of going back to gaping at photos of the Double Down Dog, his fans ran with the idea, creating masterful drinks inspired by everyone from the Beastie Boys to Biz Markie:












While you probably shouldn't order an Old Dirty Fashioned at a bar any time soon, you can leave your best boozy puns in the comments. We're still waiting on a choice Bell Biv DeVoe joke.

Kristin Hunt is a Food/Drink staff writer for Thrillist, and thinks Mystikolada might be her new favorite word. Follow her at @kristin_hunt.