Category Archives: Bars

The Price of Rum – Bitter Mai Tai

Hands down one of the best drinks I had last year was the Bitter Mai Tai at Williamsburg’s wood-paneled cocktail den Dram. With sweet, citrus, hogo, richness and bitter, this drink satisfied many of my cocktail craving all in one … Continue reading

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Shit Mixologists Say Just Got Real

From the clever and talented Derek Brown (@betterdrinking) and Passenger DC: If you missed it, check out the original video here.

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Best of 2011

A few of my favorite things from the year 2011, in no particular order: 1. Eagle Rare 10 What an absolute revelation in affordable bourbon. This became my go-to for an inexpensive but enjoyable whiskey neat in 2011, and I … Continue reading

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Bourbon Renewal

Mixpoursip has a thirst inducing review of their trip to Clyde Common in Portland, run by the incomparable Jeffrey Morgenthaler. Morgenthaler is widely recognized as one of the the luminaries in the field of mixology, well-regarded for knowledge, innovation, and … Continue reading

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Cocktail Tuesday: Bigfoot West

This week my friend and I decided to head to the Westside and try the popular Culver City establishment Bigfoot Lodge West (10939 Venice Blvd, LA 90034). Living on the Westside, and having visted Bigfoot Lodge on Los Feliz, I … Continue reading

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Mad Men Cocktails in LA

Via Huffington Post LA: “If You’re Mad About: Don Draper Drink: A Rye Old-Fashioned At: Seven Grand Draper’s taste in liquor is analogous to his personality: dark and potent. This equates to scotch and bourbon and, downtown whiskey den Seven … Continue reading

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Cocktail Tuesday: Seven Grand

Stop me if you’ve heard this joke: Camper English walks into a bar . . . (more on this later) This Spring semester, being the ever so busy third year students that we are, a good friend of mine and … Continue reading

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