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Angostura Bitters and Food Application by Geoffrey Kleinman

Most people associate Angostura aromatic bitters with cocktails, but many savvy chefs including award winning Chef Israel Calderon, Executive Chef at the Hilton Trinidad & Conference Centre, are exploring the flavors of Angostura along with food. At a recent lunch to celebrate the 2012 Angostura Global Cocktail Challenge, Chef Calderon prepared a lavish eight course meal that showcased …

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Whisky & Women Unite!

  In honor of International Women’s Day on March 8th, 2012 award-winning boutique Scotch Whisky-maker, Compass Box Whisky will co-host “Whisky & Women Unite” with Ladies United for the Preservation of Endangered Cocktails (LUPEC). The 3rd annual “Whisky & Women Unite” celebration will toast to the economic, political and social achievements of women past, present and future. This years cocktail …

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Taste Test: The Sippin’ 5 Spring Cocktails at The Monkey Bar

Last night, we at CitySip took a little p.m. trip to the recently revamped, Monkey Bar in midtown Manhattan. Cocktail queen, Julie Reiner began the reinvigoration of the drink menu thereby overall haute image last Fall. Last night, the intimate venue unveiled its Spring 2012 Cocktail Menu. Check out Taste Test: The Sippin’ 5 Spring Cocktails at The Monkey Bar. The …

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Speed Rack is Coming to Las Vegas

  In Vegas, checking out a nice rack generally connotes something that doesn’t exactly require a wikipedia definition.  Add the Swingers Club at The Plaza Hotel, a slew of alcohol and you might just have yourself a scene from the next Hangover movie. This Sunday March 11th, from 3pm – 7pm, watch 16 of Las Vegas’s …

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Online Platform for Drinks Industry Hits the Spirited Spot

New’ish, across the pond, Amsterdam born and bred site, Barchaeology launched last Fall. The online platform was designed by bartenders with the simple mission to connect members of the drink industry to the general public. Because interest between both groups is different, the Barchaeology crew then decided to create a closed network for bartenders (www.barchaeology.net) …

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Win Tickets To Whisky Live

Love whisky? So do we. Drink Me Magazine is giving away 2 pairs of VIP tickets to the Event in New York: Whisky Live New York brings you over 200 of the world’s finest Scotches, Bourbons and whiskies of all types. Whisky Live NYC Wed, April 11th, 2012 Pier 60 6:30pm, 5:30 VIP www.whiskylive.com An incredible …

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