This Valentine’s Day make plans to stay in the neighborhood. Capitol Bar and kitchen partners Distal Provisions will feature a delectable three-course dinner featuring oysters, roast suckling pig and a traditional Brown Betty dessert. $35/person
The tiki craze of the 1950s was a very unique moment in America. Soldiers stationed in the Pacific during World War II – who had also seen the horror of war – returned home with some of the island lifestyle still in their heads.
When most Americans hear the term punch, they likely think of the fruity, sweet non-alcoholic variety served at summer backyard parties. If you were to ask a Colonial settler the same question, they would have a completely different style in mind.
There are three types of drinks cocktails that have historically included raw egg and an ingredient — sours, flips and nogs. Sours contain egg whites, flips the whole egg and nogs use whole eggs and cream.
Does glassware make the man? It’s always funny to me when I serve a daiquiri or a gimlet to a male guest in a coupe glass and I am met with an odd, awkward silence. This is particularly humorous when a second drink is ordered with a request for a bigger (read: manlier)...