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Archive for August, 2008

I’m supposed to be on vacation: Sipping in the Second City pt. 2

08.28.2008 · Posted in Uncategorized

August 21st — Frontera Grill and Topolobampo and the Seasons Bar and Lounge My brother was having his first day of classes so I was left to my own devices until the afternoon. I pretty much had stumbled across Rick Bayless’ restaurants without meaning to the day before. In fact, I’d managed to stumble across ...

A happy coincidence for P.F. Chang’s

08.14.2008 · Posted in Uncategorized

You could find lots of cocktail menus that change seasonally. It’s a nice little time frame to work with a nice solid anchor point that’s easy to casually remember as well as motivate with subtle hints from the world around us. “Oh, hey,” you might think to yourself bartender person. “It’s getting a little warm. ...

Christmas in the August!

08.14.2008 · Posted in Uncategorized

I ordered some bar supplies a little while ago to try and get my hands dirty at home since I’ve been doing a lot of reading and rereading of cocktail books. If elementary school science fairs taught me anything, you can’t just have a question, a hypothesis and research. You kind of have to have ...