Basil Hayden

  • Blogs

    February 20, 2014

    Extra Fancy's Robert Krueger Makes Fun, Fast, and Approachable Cocktails

    Extra Fancy (302 Metropolitan Avenue, Brooklyn, 347-422-0939), a bar and restaurant in Williamsburg, is quickly becoming known for its laid-back atmosphere and top-notch food and drinks thanks in no small part to bar program head Robert Krueger, a veteran of Employees Only and Macao Trading Company. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 26, 2013

    Bartender-Recommended Post-Thanksgiving Digestifs

    'Tis the season for overdoing it, which means it's helpful to have a trusty digestif in your back pocket. These soothing herbal liqueurs help settle the stomach after a big dinner (the bookend to a meal started with an aperitif, which is meant to awaken the palate). We asked this city's bartenders t ... More >>

  • News

    September 7, 2004

    Take It Inside

    Hitting the bottle or taking on a full plate? These safe havens will help you survive the fall.