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  • Blogs

    June 24, 2014

    Flip for this Frothy Cocktail from Newcomer Dear Irving

    Earlier this month, Yves Jadot, the man behind the Raines Law Room, Jones Wood Foundry, and Petite Abeille, among others, opened Dear Irving (55 Irving Place, no phone), a Gramercy cocktail bar that pulls together elements from his previous projects. Raines Law Room's Meaghan Dorman created the cock ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 28, 2013

    A Mixology History Lesson with Brian Van Flandern

    Michelin three-star mixologist Brian Van Flandern was on the forefront of the cocktail revolution, and he made his name on his innovative cocktails that incorporate fresh and experimental ingredients. He's crafted drinks under a number of revered chefs--including Thomas Keller, Mario Batali, and Mic ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 24, 2013

    Yerba Buena: A Pisco Primer and a Taste of Peru, Er, Chile

    The bartender took out a chilled glass, separated the egg whites into a tin and then measured and added the lime, pisco and simple syrup and shook the cocktail into a froth. As he poured, the white drink toppled into the glass, the lime and pisco separating to the bottom. "Pisco hasn't been very pop ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 13, 2010

    What's Happening This Week: A Winter Cocktail Class; A Fatty Christmas

    As you may know, our weekly dining and drinking newsletter features all the coolest epicurean events in the city. Sign up for it here! Winter Cocktails Class The Brooklyn Kitchen Wednesday, December 15 at 6:30 p.m. Join Tom Chadwick of Dram in Williamsburg and Mayur Subbarro of Mayahuel in the East ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 4, 2009

    Rum's the Word at Williamsburg's Roneria Caracas

    Selena Ricks​ Just in time to warm bar-goers during the winter chill, Williamsburg's Caracas Arepa Bar has stocked its shelves with the latest brown spirit to win over mixologists--aged rum. After securing its liquor license this fall, the Brooklyn outpost of the popular East Village Venezuel ... More >>

  • Books

    December 10, 2008

    The Best Books of 2008

    Creepy Earth Mothers! Portuguese drag queens! Voice writers pick their favorites of the year.

  • Books

    November 12, 2008

    Last Rites: Robert Bolaño's 2666

    The departed author follows up his acclaimed The Savage Detectives with a final epic