Posts Tagged "bourbon"


Where You Should Be Drinking in Las Vegas: Heritage Steak If you’re in Vegas, and looking for a place to celebrate–which sometimes happens–we highly recommend Heritage Steak, created by Top Chef head judge, Tom Colicchio. Every celebrity chef needs a Vegas restaurant and Vegas needs a restaurant from every celebrity chef; but this one stood out to us for its combination of atmosphere, good steaks, and good drinks....

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Baldwin & Sons Trading Co., Vol. 2 By now we’ve probably made our admiration of Baldwin & Sons Trading Company pretty clear (here, here, here, and here). While it certainly has competition (Drink and Waypoint, for instance), we think that this quirky Chinese restaurant in the unassuming Boston suburb of Woburn creates the best cocktail experience within 20 miles of Fenway Park. Our only complaint is that we’d run...

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How Much is a Dash? This week we turn our attention to the shelf on the bar where we keep the weird and wonderful collection of small bottles that occupy what we think of as the spice rack of our bar. The big bottles almost always get the spotlight. Not this week. For the next few days, the bitters bottles take front and center. Our guide on this tour of the bitters shelf is Mark Bitterman’s (apparently that’s his given...

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Magnus Cocktail Competition & ‘Such a Nasty Woman’ Cocktail Recipe Ever since our delightful visit to Joseph A. Magnus’ Murray Hill Club, we’ve been looking for a good excuse to buy ourselves a bottle of their beautiful Bourbon. We’ve wanted that bottle of Magnus because it’s so luxurious, and it would be a great souvenir of a wonderful evening with people and cocktails that were a joy to be...

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Sweater Weather Cocktail Recipe When the 90 degree weather kept pushing its way further and further into September, we thought autumn might never come, but there’s recently been a decided shift in the air. Last week, we finally shut off the AC and opened the windows. Last night, for the first time we had to shut the windows because it got a little chilly. This hinge of the year–when football season has started, but...

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