Tag Archive: cocktails

Chicago: Tiki Drinks at Lost Lake

  I’m on a tiki bar phase right now. Along with craft bars, dive bars, hotel bars, neighborhood bars, etc, I do love a good theme bar. Ever since I heard about Lost… Continue reading

Mid-City: Brunch at COD

  COD or Catch of the Day restaurant brings fresh seafood and colorful drinks to West Third. The newish Mid-city restaurant has an upstairs patio, something its neighbors lack. You’ll find lively evening… Continue reading

SF: All the Gin at Whitechapel

  Another bar high on my list to check out in San Francisco was Whitechapel SF. I had heard a talk from Keli Rivers on Bols Genever in Hollywood a few months before… Continue reading

Five Food Fests For You – October 2017

    The food’s coming! The food is coming! Look out for these five food festivals coming this weekend and next in October. First we have the annual Oyster Festival at Grand Central… Continue reading

Orlando: The Minty’s Mini Bar Crawl

  I was back in Orlando earlier this year for Wine and Spirits Wholesalers of America (WSWA). It alternates between Orlando and Las Vegas. I find it a cool challenge to check out… Continue reading

Seattle: The Minty’s Mega Bar Crawl

  I was in Seattle for a long weekend and my friend and I chose to eat and drink our way through the city. Here’s a run down of the good times at… Continue reading

Seattle: Dinner at Joule

  One night in Seattle, we went to Joule in the Wallingford neighborhood. It was worth the trek from downtown Seattle to check out this great restaurant. One of the drinks I tried… Continue reading

Seattle: Dinner at No Anchor

  One of my favorite bars in Seattle is Rob Roy so how can I not visit their newish sister bar, No Anchor? Although it’s known primarily for craft beer, they do have… Continue reading

LA Loves Alex’s Lemonade Returns on Saturday, September 9

  One of Los Angeles’ best food festivals, LA Loves Alex’s Lemonade returns to UCLA’s Royce Quad on Saturday, September 9. Hosted by chef Suzanne Goin (Luques, a.o.c., Tavern), her business partner Carolyn… Continue reading

Silver Lake: Italian Dinner at Kettle Black

  I finally made it over to Kettle Black, a popular Italian restaurant in Silver Lake. It’s right next door to Sawyer and near Pine and Crane. Los Angeles is having its love… Continue reading