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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 ...

Bartender exchange program

03.14.2008 · Posted in Uncategorized

Exchange programs aren’t just for students trying to expand their horizons. Joaquin Simo, bartender at Death and Company, spent a couple of days in February working shifts at the Chicago bar Violet Hour. In his stead, The Violet Hour‘s Kirk Estopinal manned the bar at Death & Company. Doing an exchange isn’t necessarily a publicity ...