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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.
Have we reached peak celebrity booze? Here’s our rundown of the brands that are actually worth the hype It seems like every celebrity and their brother now have their own alcohol. Over the past decade, launching or investing in a booze brand has turned into the latest Hollywood craze - a rite of passage, even -, and the trend is showing no signs of slowing down.
The true story of the Bloody Mary, the world’s most famous hangover cure What do a scary ghost, Mary Tudor, and Ernest Hemingway’s wife have in common? Not much, really, except for having each been tied to the origin of the name of the iconic Bloody Mary cocktail. So which one is it? Read on to find out.
There's something about Mary An elegant newcomer to the low-ABV trend, Mary is a low alcohol, low calorie botanical blend “with a lighter touch on your body, mind and the world”.
The true story of the Singapore Sling, Fear and Loathing’s most iconic guest star The Singapore Sling is the perfect summer delight. One of Hunter S. Thompson’s favorite drinks, this refreshingly fruity concoction is most memorably featured in his famous novel and its cult movie adaptation, Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas. Deceptively sweet, the Singapore Sling actually packs a mighty punch, so we recommend you skip the “mescal on the side” à la Raoul Duke - unless you too like to live dangerously, that is.