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‘Old Shanghai on the Bowery’ at Madam Geneva and talking ice with Mr. Ueno

02.09.2010 · Posted in Uncategorized

Round 2! Tuesday night was “Old Shanghai on the Bowery” at Madam Geneva, the second event in the three-day line up for the New York City Cocktail All-Stars tour. The cool surprise of the evening was Mr. Ueno showing off some of his ice carving. I cornered him after his time behind the bar to ...

Eben Freeman brings "Cocktail All-Stars" to New York

02.09.2010 · Posted in Uncategorized

or Eben Freeman has a posse For three nights bartenders from around the world are gathering in New York to show off their stuff. Last night was the first of these events, “Things Eurasian: Ancient Flavors, Modern Science at The Monday Room in NoLita,” held at the Monday Room in Public with a food menu ...

Tales is still months away, but I celebrated it with Saveur

02.03.2009 · Posted in Uncategorized

Jan. 2 Interesting facts gleaned from the evening. 1) Punch is delicious. (more of a restatement rather than a discovery)2) Eben Freeman listens to T.I. I usually sneak into Tailor right when it opens and run out way before the night really begins for people with real lives, so I’d never really been in the ...

Marie Brizard East Coast competition

11.10.2008 · Posted in Uncategorized

(photos at the end) Nov. 7I didn’t know that Madison Square Garden had that Club area going on. When I first heard about the competition being held there, I imagined it was going to be some caged arena match, which would have been AWESOME. Instead it was held in a sort of steakhouse meets clubhouse ...

Blue Blazer Mix-Off at Pegu Club

10.28.2008 · Posted in Uncategorized

(videos near the end of this post) Oct. 27 “…90 percent of the reason I’m here is because I want to see fire,” I said to Alex Day as I nursed a Whiskey Smash. The setting? Pegu Club. Six contenders were set to duel in their mastery of the most basic of elements required for ...

Tuesdays with Eben pt. 1

10.10.2008 · Posted in Uncategorized

or First Tuesday: Starting with the Basics PrologueOct. 7 I was practically vibrating with a mix of anticipation and nervousness as I walked towards Tailor. I took a deep breath to calm my nerves before entering, but since I was a couple of minutes early I sat at an empty table and looked around. I ...