Want a cocktail in NYC? Bring your moneybags
on 17/01/11 at 12:04 pmSpirits
As Sam Sifton noted, a martini at this notoriously mediocre, supremely clubby UES Italian restaurant is $22, an outrageous price to pay. But if you’re already there, you … might as well pair a couple of these with a $100 bowl of black truffle pasta, just to have something to tell the grandkids about.
The signature cocktail at the ornate hotel bar of the St. Regis is made with two extravagant ingredients: Champagne Rosé, and 150-year-old Grand Marnier. It’ll set … you back a king’s ransom of 29 bucks.
This $26 drink at David Rabin’s new rooftop bar and pool in the James Hotel is a mixture of Courvoisier XO, Chambord, fruit juices and Champagne. Hopefully the stunning