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  • How To Make A “Heads Up” Cocktail by Alex Day (Video)

    How To Make A “Heads Up” Cocktail by Alex Day (Video)

    Former Death and Co. bartender and current cocktail and hospitality consultancy Proprietors LLC Alex Day prepares a “Heads Up” cocktail by infusing Dry vermouth with watermelon using a iSi canister and N2O for a rapid absorption of the flavor into the Dry Vermouth.

  • The Glenrothes Editors Cask

    The Glenrothes Editors Cask

    The Glenrothes has teamed up with a group of journalists to launch two single casks named Editors’ Casks.

    With a price of $375 per bottle and a limited release the barrels were chosen by a small group of spirits editors on a trip to The Glenrothes. Martine Nouet…Read More

  • “Monkey Bar” (NYC) and “Saxon & Parole” (NYC) Get Good Cocktail Reviews

    “Monkey Bar” (NYC) and “Saxon & Parole” (NYC) Get Good Cocktail Reviews

    Ryan Sutton for Bloomberg ” Sidle up to the bar to sample the artistry of Julie Reiner, the cocktail magician behind Brooklyn’s Clover Club. She’s overhauled the drinks list to include pre-Prohibition classics like Manhattans…Read more

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  • Dec 4: Repeal Day Party (Tampa)

    Dec 4: Repeal Day Party (Tampa)

    Look out for this event, I’ll be part of it.

  • Become A Seatholder At Plum Bar

    Become A Seatholder At Plum Bar

    The rustic, narrow dining room, wallpapered with pages of American poetry, is dominated by a 32-ft.-long bar, where drink guru Scott Beattie (Spoonbar, Cyrus)…Read More

  • Redbreast 12 Adds Cask Strength To Its Line Of Whiskeys

    Redbreast 12 Adds Cask Strength To Its Line Of Whiskeys

    Produced at Midleton Distillery, Redbreast 12 Year Old Cask Strength is Redbreast in its natural full-flavoured state – straight from the cask, non-chill filtered and without the addition of water….Read More

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  • The Vinatta Project: Your Own Spirit Tasting Room

    The Vinatta Project: Your Own Spirit Tasting Room

    The Vinatta Project is a brand new bar & restaurant occupying the old Florent space. As you walk in an entire wall of Enomatic machines filled with booze where you can…Read More

  • Andres Aleman Shows How To Make A “Vesper” Martini (video)

    Andres Aleman Shows How To Make A “Vesper” Martini (video)

    There is not a more iconic cocktail in film than the original James Bond “Vesper”. I’m not talking about the movie version, just plain vodka, but the recipe written in Ian Fleming’s 1953 first James Bond novel, “ Casino Royale”…Watch Video.

  • Where To Drink Friday Tonight? (Viktor & Spoils -NYC)

    Where To Drink Friday Tonight? (Viktor & Spoils -NYC)

    Viktor & Spoils, the new tequila concept that has taken over the old CV Lounge space inside the Hotel on Rivington has some serious pedigree on their cocktail program heavyweights Steve Olson, Andy Seymour and Leo Degroff have created…Read more

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  • Fernet Branca Bus Hits Brooklyn Tonight!

    Fernet Branca Bus Hits Brooklyn Tonight!

    Tonight November 18 Fernet Branca that unusual, yet widely popular drink in Italy that has developed quite a cult following among adventurous imbibers here in the US. will make appearances in Brooklyn cocktail hot spots via a 1960’s VW bus to promote the digestif and its cocktail possibilities. Expect to see …Read more