Tag Archives: New York City Metro

• Top 10 New York City wine bars

Top 10 New York City wine bars

According to menupages.com there are lots and lots of bars calling themselves wine bars in New York City, but which ones are the real deal? To qualify as a bona fide wine bar, the primary focus has to be on the grape. If the most visible bottles in the establishment are spirits based, it’s not a wine […]

• Winners 2011 Tales of the Cocktail® 5th Annual Spirited Awards™

Winners 2011 Tales of the Cocktail® 5th Annual Spirited Awards™

Congratulations to all of the winners! American Bartender of the Year – Kenta Goto, New York City, New York & Sam Ross, New York City, New York Best American Brand Ambassador – Jacques Bezuidenhout, Partida Tequila Best American Cocktail Bar – Drink, Boston, Massachusetts Best Bar Mentor – Audrey Saunders, New York City, New York […]

• NY: The Bar & Wine Show for Trade Pros

NY: The Bar & Wine Show for Trade Pros

THE BAR & WINE SHOW is the Premier Trade Event on the East Coast…Bar None!! The Industry Marketplace for new & classic products & services. The Bar & Wine Show is located in the heart of New York City. Where there are more establishments that serve and sell spirits beer and wine, within 2 hours […]

• NYC: Now Mandatory 18-20% Tips at Already Overpriced Bars

NYC: Now Mandatory 18-20% Tips at Already Overpriced Bars

Here in New York City, there are certain bars — most of them in hotels and most of them frequented by people who read in Us Weekly that celebrities party there — that are not only charging absolutely ridiculous amounts of cash for basic cocktails, but are automatically adding hefty tips onto the tab. The […]

• You're in luck if you're in NY: Introducing the Beer Popsicle…soon to LA?

You're in luck if you're in NY: Introducing the Beer Popsicle…soon to LA?

Take a can of beer. Lift tab, tilt back, consume, repeat. A well-worn formula, easily mastered. Yet in these dangerous times, we feel it may be necessary to unmaster it. Warning: this involves a samurai sword.