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U Street

DC’s U Street neighborhood has a lot of everything — restaurants, bars, shopping, music venues, people-watching, snakes(?!). I once saw a guy riding a horse down the sidewalk in the middle of the day.

Behind the Let It Snow!

We sat down with Joel Carleton of Bee’s Knees Bar Services to chat about his work, Canadian rye whisky, running a bar services company, and his drink for February’s… 1,169 more words


Winter Berry Martini


  • 25ml Bombay Sapphire
  • 25ml Martini Rosso
  • 12.5ml crème de cassis
  • ½ lime juiced
  • Splash of sugar syrup
  • 10 frozen winter berries
  • 50ml cranberry juice…
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What I actually learned at Wine School

As an attempt to kick the winter blues while squeezing in a date night – Blair and I decided to take a class at the Wine School of Philadelphia.  274 more words


Cocktail: Cheerful Little Earful

A concoction I put together as an experiment, it’s modestly sized but full of flavor.


  • 1 oz. Damoiseau Cane Rhum
  • .5 oz. Plantation Stiggins’ Fancy Dark Pineapple Rum…
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Jimmy’s Spritz

I’d saved a Facebook post from Hendricks, the gin company, before Christmas, for one of their cocktails suggestion, a St James Spritz.

This is my version; Jimmy’s Spritz. 12 more words


Weekends go way too quick!!

HERE we are again, another Sunday evening, another weekend over… How do they go SO quick!? Again, I have had an amazing weekend, with a very special guy!! 345 more words