Available at the NoMad Los Angeles, this drink is straight out of a short film starring Zoe Saldana
Served on the debut menu of the new NoMad Hotel Los Angeles, the Jitney Negroni combines Campari, Sombra mezcal, coffee-infused Cinzano extra dry vermouth, Cinzano bianco vermouth and two dashes of absinthe. Created by Leo Robitschek—the master mixologist behind Eleven Madison Park and NoMad New York—the cocktail ... More
An immersive scotch-tasting experience for the single malt-obsessed
The plush Scottish Highlands are like something straight from a storybook or a postcard. The town of Tain in particular, with its rich history, scenic beauty, and drams of whisky at every turn, is the region’s crown jewel. Home to the Glenmorangie scotch distillery, the town offers plenty of non-alcoholic ... More
From Austin haunts to intimate gigs, here are our suggestions for what to do during this week-long creative bonanza
The thriving city of Austin, Texas never fails to disappoint. Visitors can find colorful murals, bustling bars and restaurants and even a few natural springs to frolic in when the Texas heat gets to be too much. One key component to think about when traveling to Austin is timing. From ... More
This week’s Drink DuJour comes from the newly opened, buzzy Hell’s Kitchen restaurant The Harrow, from restaurateurs Peter J. Rabasco and Bobby Khorrami. Named after an agricultural tool used to cultivate the surface of the soil, the restaurant embodies a passion for seasonal, sustainably grown food, with ... More
Manhattan's Fine & Rare restaurant now has a fantastical private menu available by request only
New York City’s magical Fine & Rare dining establishment recently unveiled their “Secret Menu” to guests in the know. Since opening their doors in 2017, the restaurant has solidified itself as a destination for upscale culinary adventures coupled with impressively curated cocktails. Guests will enjoy a classic American ... More
Named for the Greta Gerwig-directed film up for five Oscar nominations
Looking for the perfect cocktail to pair with your viewing of the 90th Annual Academy Awards this weekend? Look no further than this creation from The VYNL: the Lady Bird, named for the Greta Gerwig-directed film that is up for five awards at Sunday’s ceremony.
For those in ... More
The not-so-A-list offerings reflect the state of American cuisine in 1929 and recall the era’s financial woes
It is Hollywood’s glitziest night, but the Academy Awards hasn’t fed its guests for decades. Unlike at the boozy, food-rich Golden Globes, stars on Oscar night go hungry until the Governors Ball after-party catered by Wolfgang Puck. But the ceremony itself wasn’t always so Spartan. At the first ever ... More
The vibrant, Hennessy-fueled affair lasted until 2 a.m.
Given Hennessy X.O’s dependence on aging (after all, the “X.O” stand for “extra old”) it figures that the iconic cognac would celebrate the passage of time. Last night the venerated label did just that, ringing in the Chinese New Year at with an East-meets West-themed celebration at sleek Chinese ... More