The Endless Summer – A Negroni Takes a Beach Vacation

The Endless Summer was created by Yanni Kehagiaras of Liholiho Yacht Club. It is a simple tropical rift on a Negroni. It keeps the classic ingredients of Gin, Campari, and Sweet Vermouth and adds pineapple juice. It serves as an approachable drink for those who may not be comfortable with the bittersweet flavor of the… Continue reading The Endless Summer – A Negroni Takes a Beach Vacation

Verday Chlorophyll Water Review

For the first time ever on this blog we are doing a review of water. Yes. Thats Right. WATER. The big H2O. There are wide variety of bottled waters on the market for the health conscious to choose; there are filtered, spring, osmosis, mineral, sparkling, and others. Verday adds a new twist on the water trend… Continue reading Verday Chlorophyll Water Review

ROKC NYC REVIEW

Two veterans of NYC ‘s storied Japanese bar, Angels Share, Shigefumi Kabashima and Tetsuo Hasegawa have taken their talents to Hamilton Heights. Called ROKC (ramen, oysters, kitchen, and cocktails) the bar is located at 3452 Broadway. It is a relatively small place of about 30 seats that serves up ramen bowls, raw oysters, and inventive… Continue reading ROKC NYC REVIEW

Afrohead Rum Review 

   Countless new spirits and liqueurs are released every year with varying degrees of success. One tactic that is often used to set a spirit apart is by using a distinct label. I am always on the look out for unique and new spirits. When visiting a new location I always scan the backbar, searching… Continue reading Afrohead Rum Review 

Bartender Interview: Brian Sassen of Repour Bar, Miami 

   Repour Bar is a laid backpack retreat in the middle of South Beach. Housed inside the Albion Hotel it features comfy couches and inventive cocktails. It’s the place to be to escape to escape from the glitz of Miami sit back grab a drink and listen to the soundtrack of life whether that’s the… Continue reading Bartender Interview: Brian Sassen of Repour Bar, Miami