Bruno Marini and Beverage Manager Kevin Kelly from Chopps American Bar and Grill were in studio this morning. We sampled four amazing cocktails. Listen as we walk you through them, and for details on their next Hopps at Chopps event on June 28. More
Thirst Boston is New England’s premier cocktail festival, and it’s back this weekend. Founder Maureen Hautaniemi joined pastry chef Kate Holowchik in studio this morning to talk about this year’s seminars and events. We also sampled a tasty Old Fashioned and some amazing booze-infused ice cream. More
Ward 8 in the North End is perhaps known best for it’s craft cocktails. We talked this morning about their new fall cocktail menu, featuring ingredients like Earl Grey tea and Cholula hot sauce. Cheers! More
Sure, we’re excited about Halloween. But at the Painted Burro in Davis Square, they’re exited about Dia De Los Muertos. Kim Marshall and Kara Pilotte were in studio today, armed with festive masks and cocktails! More
David Cagle’s favorite drink is the sazerac. So much so, that when anyone who sits at his bar says they’re unsure of what to get, Cagle immediately begins preparations for one. Born in New Orleans, the sazerac is a sweet combination of rye, sugar and bitters that has emerged as a standard drink on most bar menus throughout the country. Those of us living here in 2015 are spoiled by the rise of the craft cocktail culture in the past decade. Prior to the late ’90s, one would be hard pressed to get anything more elegant than a Long Island Iced Tea at most bars. More
It’s soon to be Super Bowl Sunday and that means it’s time to break out the chips, pizza and of course the booze. There’s nothing wrong with sticking to a classic six-pack, but if you’re looking to mix it up, we’ve got some custom drinks courtesy of two Boston bartenders. More
You probably know Ran Duan from a certain news item from last week. What you might not know is that Ran was named Most Imaginative Bartender earlier this year and that you can catch him behind The Baldwin Bar at Sichuan Garden’s Woburn location. Ran joined me in studio today to talk about what goes into creating such a unique experience at The Baldwin and to share two holiday cocktail recipes. More
Tired of the same old bars? Looking for a place to kick back after work and enjoy a delicious cocktail made with artisan booze, obscure liqueur, homemade bitters and a bizarre garnish? Then the soon-to-open Ames Street Deli is the perfect place for you.