Imbibiography The Life and Times of Drinking

Archive for January, 2008

‘These aren’t the food items you’re looking for…’

01.31.2008 · Posted in Uncategorized

I went down to Tailor to give the “solids” cocktails a spin. I wasn’t expecting to, but ended up running into Eben Freeman (previously) on my way downstairs to the bar. We exchanged greetings and he said he’d be down in a few. Even though the bar is downstairs, it’s not a dark tucked away ...

Dueling sangrias

01.29.2008 · Posted in Uncategorized

More musical metaphors to follow in this entry… Last night a pulled a Thorn (that’s my word for going to more than one event in a evening. It’s going to catch on. I can feel it), and hit two press events. The first was at Cafe Clubhouse and the second at Omido. Both events featured ...

Death & Co.; dead or alive?

01.11.2008 · Posted in Uncategorized

UPDATE: Dave Kaplan called to confirm that the statements from Bill Crowley as quoted in The Villager are not the case. New entry to come on Dave’s take on the situation. Click here Imagine my surprise when I came in this morning and read a headline on Eater’s Listage for today that said “Final Nail ...

‘What do I have to do to get a drink around here?’

01.10.2008 · Posted in Uncategorized

Jan. 9 I wish I could say I sampled all the cocktail delights that the opening of Haru’s Wall Street location offered, but on the night of Jan. 9, the place was packed and getting to the bar almost required inhuman strength and perseverance. At opening parties that provide drinks for guests, that’s really not ...