I am endlessly fascinated with the Manhattan Cocktail, and all of its’ variations. My favorite cocktail, without a doubt. I am also smitten with Manhattan, the city. One of my [...]Continue Reading
Dang. I got lit again at this year’s Manhattan Cocktail Classic!
Last year, at the first event, I polished off everything put in front of me. And by the time we [...]
Cochin, India – scenic fishing nets, and goats sitting on public park benches. And finding Toddy.
Part of the joy of traveling, is the anticipation, and researching what you would like [...]
You know a city is supremely interesting when you choose seeing all sorts of sights – none of which involve having a cocktail! (Although, I did ask about finding toddy [...]Continue Reading
A Singapore Sling at the Long Bar at Raffles Hotel in Singapore! I recently was lucky enough to check it off of my Drinking Bucket List. At the same time, [...]Continue Reading
When I travel, I’m always on the lookout for edible and drinkable foodie things to bring home as mementos. As I enjoy these treats long after the suitcases are back [...]Continue Reading
When I read that the 2012 Diageo Reserve winner for Best Asia-Pacific Bartender worked at Marsalis Bar in Tapei, I was pretty darn excited to add that place as a [...]Continue Reading
Our latest travels took us to Taiwan for 12 days of feasting, drinking incredible cocktails, and discovering the beauty of this country. This smoky shot is from a Taoist temple [...]Continue Reading
San Francisco Cocktail Bars -
On our recent San Francisco adventure, we hit some terrific cocktail bars. I had been following Elixir on facebook, and knew their craft cocktails would be [...]Continue Reading
We are back from an incredibly fun adventure to San Francisco to celebrate our 35th wedding anniversary, with a side trip to Fresno to play with our granddaughter Claire and [...]Continue Reading
Macao Trading Company, NYC -
Our second Manhattan Cocktail Classic event was as fantastic as the first one was at Rouge Tomate.
Dushan Zaric, the cocktail mastermind behind Macao Trading Company in [...]Continue Reading
Manhattan Cocktail Classic -
A highlight of our recent trip to New York City was attending the Manhattan Cocktail Classic – “part festival, part fête, part conference, part cocktail party”. Team MKHC [...]Continue Reading