New York City
New York City's other districts
Lower East Manhattan Located just south of the East Village in Lower Manhattan, the Lower East Side is one of Manhattan's trendiest districts. This historically working class, immigrant area is now peppered with craft beer hangouts and artistic cocktail venues, with the crowd being primarily young, flirtatious and fabulous.
Midtown Manhattan Midtown is known for its hustle and bustle, so having a roster of bars where you can find even a little bit of respite is important. Cocktail bars are Midtown’s speciality. But where should you begin?
Williamsburg Some today will argue that Williamsburg, located in the borough of Brooklyn, has taken the crown from Manhattan as the coolest district in New York. It draws a young, creative crowd to its craft beer bars and cafes, many of which are set in magnificent refurbished buildings with exposed brick and high ceilings.
London is gaining a thirst for eco-friendly cocktails It took a few years, but it’s quickly becoming uncool to be ‘throwaway’ in the London bar scene.
4 dos and don’ts of making an Old Fashioned As far as cocktail recipes go, an Old Fashioned sounds like a pretty straightforward drink to mix. A splash of bourbon, some sugar and a few dashes of bitters. So how come people get it so wrong so often? Probably because they’re making these faux pas. Here’s a quick guide to keeping these all too common mistakes out of your glass.
Cocktail bars are the new black in Paris If you were asked to describe a stereotypical Frenchman (or Frenchwoman) we’ll bet that in your head, you conjured up a Breton-stripe wearing, baguette scoffing, wine quaffing character. Maybe chuck in some onions and garlic too, for good measure. In 2019, maybe we should rethink the wine part however.