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On Idling

Flaneur (Fr.) First described by Charles Baudelaire in the 19th Century. An urban explorer. The roles demands a certain charisma. The crowd is the flaneur’s element, the place where he or she is most at home. 726 more words

Dallas Uncorked Goes to the Oscars - Auction Items

Gary and I are so excited for our upcoming Dallas Uncorked event where he, my Gary Cogill, will lead us through the best films of the year over a few glasses of tasty wine with our friends at Veritas on February 8. 360 more words

Wine And Spirits

Two of My Favorite Drinks

They’re like twins… sometimes hard to tell apart, but definitely different.

A “1794” cocktail

2 parts rye whiskey
1 part Italian vermouth
1 part Campari… 10 more words

Cocktails

Another Boulevardier

The pace of our usual life, the sense that we’re always Doing Important Stuff (or at least called to be doing so) sometimes makes me think we’ve all forgotten how to just take a little aimless stroll. 257 more words

Human Nature

A Fashionable Fellow

Awooooohoooo, this is a damn tasty cocktail if I do say so myself. I was playing with Boulevardier variations and trying to make a more wintry/holiday version. 93 more words

Stirred

Drink in History: Boulevardier

Smoky, strong, and bittersweet, the Boulevardier is probably the best cocktail to cozy up to on a chilly winter’s evening. This fancy drink, whose name transfers to “a wealthy, fashionable socialite,” is a subtle combination of bourbon, sweet vermouth, and Campari, making it a breeze to prepare and easy to impress. 488 more words

Journalism