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Threesome Tollbooth

“Michelle!” John calls. I’ve walked too far down the alley. I revert and join him and shake the hand of our bartender for the evening. “Hello, I’m Jesse,” the man introduces himself. 1,017 more words


Best First Date Bars (Manhattan & Brooklyn)

I’ve been single for about 3 years, which means I’ve been on a LOT of first dates. Some good, most mediocre.
My criteria for a good first date spot is somewhere not too dark, loud, or crowded. 670 more words


Death & Co. | New York City

In many ways, it’s cocktail Mecca.

Death & Co. was number one on my list to visit when I went to NYC — for me, it was mostly because what has taught me most about home bartending and craft cocktails is the book, … 506 more words

Craft Cocktails

Please Don't Tell

The bar, Please Don’t Tell in St. Marks, is a hidden speak easy.  I’m never one for keeping secrets so here are some hints on how find PDT.   75 more words


Travel Guide: New York City

Taking on NYC for the first time can be super overwhelming. So many amazing bars, restaurants and local hot spots that you might not even know exist. 574 more words



Ivy hangs in the windows, filtering the light from the chilly winter sky. Stepping into the restaurant on a Friday greets me with a fully sat interior. 392 more words


August Laura's Amaretto Sour Recipe

The nostalgic Amaretto Sour at August Laura in Brooklyn, New York, is seriously addictive. Alyssa Sartor, co-owner, shares her recipe which uses egg white and flavorful Nicino walnut liqueur, which adds sophistication and a seductive, creamy element to each sip. 108 more words