W Hotels across Manhattan are kicking off Pride weekend with a very special cocktail
Starting today, W Hotels across Manhattan will be celebrating Pride weekend with an array of colorful cocktails. Between 3:30pm and 8pm, visitors and guests at four W locations in the Big Apple will be greeted at the elevator by drag queens Marti Gould Cummings, Monet, Dina Delicious and Pixie ... More
After a recently completed renovation, Scribner’s Catskill Lodge in upstate New York is the sheer epitome of rustic luxury. With clean, farmhouse-inspired decor and an elevated on-site restaurant called Prospect, it's a popular weekend getaway for chic city-dwellers looking to escape to the mountains. But it’s ... More
Like a Quentin Tarantino movie, this drink has quite the kick
You can now step inside the surreal world of Quentin Tarantino—without fear of bodily harm. Past a hidden door inside what appears to be a VHS rental store in Cincinnati, OH, lies a speakeasy dedicated entirely to the cult-favorite filmmaker.
“All of our cocktails are nods to Tarantino movies,” ... More
Unlike other Manhattan neighborhoods, Midtown wasn’t made for meandering. Personally, if I do have to walk through the area, I’m usually focused on elbowing my way through throngs of tourists to reach my destination. Recently, though, to my pleasant surprise, I was introduced to a hidden gem of sorts ... More
How Tito's Handmade Vodka will be helping to share the healing power of music at the NYC festival
There was a time when going to a music festival meant being completely consumed by music for the entire weekend, but as these events become bigger, better and more popular, the very concept of a music festival has evolved into a cultural exploration featuring food, art installations and beyond.
For example, ... More
Best enjoyed at the end of the world (in Montauk, that is)
Memorial Day weekend—the official start of summer—is upon us. For throngs of New Yorkers, this means heading “out East” to The Hamptons to soak up some sun and do some serious socializing. Those shacking up at Surf Lodge in Montauk can look forward to a weekend of concerts ... More
As its name suggests, the easy-to-drink Cosmopolitan cocktail (vodka, Cointreau, lime juice, cranberry juice) is widely seen as a concoction best enjoyed in urban metropolises like New York City. But one bar in Nashville, TN has created a version more suited to country life.
“With the recent $15.5 million ... More
Spike TV’s Bar Rescue mixology expert reveals her secrets
The charismatic and confident Mia Mastoianni has been crafting unique cocktails on Spike TV’s Bar Rescue starring Jon Taffer since 2013. As one of the resident mixology experts, Mastoianni is responsible for teaching bartenders and mixologists across the country how to create the perfect libation. Implementing ... More
Checking out an up-and-coming musician often means visiting a venue with plastic cups and sticky floors—and sometimes that vibe is just what you’re in the mood for. But Kola House, in New York City’s Meatpacking District, is making a point of showcasing rising talent in an atmosphere ... More