Behold, the Bloodless Mary.Artisanal bitters are all the rage these days and some of the most interesting are being made by The Bitter Truth. Their Celery Bitters, a vegetal elixir with notes of grass and citrus, is ideal for making a Bloody Mary, but you get more of the subtle notes of the b ... More >>
Bloody Battle scene: which Mary has more bite?On a recent Sunday in Fort Greene, patrons of Brooklyn Public House were offered the chance to taste Bloody Marys from several bars around the neighborhood. The flight of six Bloody Mary samplers cost $10 and came with a ballot to cast one's vote ... More >>
Marketing gimmick of the day: Bars across the city were (supposedly) giving out free Bloody Marys today to commemorate the invention of the cocktail by (supposedly) a Frenchman named Fernand Petiot, 75 years ago today. In 1933, or so goes the story, Petiot was working as head bartender at the St. Re ... More >>
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