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July 13, 1972, Vol. XVII, No. 28
The American Dream & Hunter Thompson's 'Fear & Loathing'
By Lucian K. Truscott IV
I was in the market for a used motorcycle a few weeks ago. Not a big one, but not a puny one, either: perhaps a 350 Hond ... More >>
The age-old Thanksgiving Day question is back: red or white. The answer? It doesn't matter -- just make sure you have lots of it and plastic cups for doling it out.
Drinks International, a trade magazine, has named two Australian bars the best in the region. So, what's so great ab ... More >>
Casa CoctelLeNell Smothers and Demian Camacho Santa Ana, happy together.
When we last caught up with LeNell Smothers, the proprietress of Red Hook's late and lamented LeNell's Wine and Spirits Boutique had just announced her intention to leave New York for Mexico, where she was planning to op ... More >>
Paul Hurley, owner of O'Casey's Tavern on East 41st Street, has introduced in time for Thanksgiving an alcoholic turkey. The turkey is not fortified, as we immediately presumed, with Wild Turkey bourbon -- which would strike us as an appropriate blend, both poetically and palate-wise -- nor ... More >>
The expo on the second floor of the Astor Center seems to shimmer in the cold night air (click to enlarge).
Online it was a billed almost like a class, but it felt more like a trade show once I'd arrived at the Bacon and Bourbon Expo early Thursday evening. On the main floor, whiskey exhibito ... More >>