Monthly Archives: February 2011

Russian and Turkish Baths

A few weeks ago I went to the Russian and Turkish Baths on 10th street on the Lower East Side (we got a deal through groupon). It was the first time I’d gone to a sauna in a long time, … Continue reading

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Flamenco Hoy / Ronald K. Brown’s Evidence

Some thoughts on current (and not so current) dance shows in New York City. The first is from Flamenco Hoy, a Flamenco show that is going on at New York City Center through the weekend. The second is from a … Continue reading

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Żubrówka Vodka

Here’s a few notes about an interesting infused vodka that I came by yesterday, along with a few other rediscoveries. A liquor rep stopped by with some ideas for the bar and I got to taste a few of them. … Continue reading

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A Dialogue from Union Square

I met up around Union Square for a discussion with a friend of mine this week and, as sometimes happens, the topic at hand turned to politics. In particular we talked about the logic behind much of President Obama’s various … Continue reading

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Santa Sangre

Here’s a champagne cocktail I came up with for the bar tonight as I had plenty of free time during my day shift. Let me know what you think. Santa Sangre 3/4 oz. Grenadine (liqueur or non-alcoholic) 3/4 oz. Gin … Continue reading

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