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Posts Tagged ‘Gary Regan’

USBGNY: Story time with Gary Regan that makes us think about customer service

03.29.2009 · Posted in Uncategorized

March 23 Last week I stopped by the World Bar at Trump World Tower to attend the USBGNY monthly mixer. I’d come just in time to hear Jonathan Pogash make a couple of announcements about upcoming contests and events. For those attending the NY Bar Show, USBGNY will have a huge presence there this year ...

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 ...

Tales of the Cocktail 2008: "I love it that we have the country’s best pastry chef cutting fruit"

07.20.2008 · Posted in Uncategorized

or Apprentices, the people responsible for you having your drinks at Tales [Note to Don Lee: Thanks for acting as copy editor/fact checker on this entry.] Thursday night, Muriel’s was the setting of “Desmond Payne’s Ruby Jubilee” to honor Desmond Payne, Beefeater’s master distiller. While the party went on in the second level of Muriel’s, ...

Tales of the Cocktail announces Spirit Awards Nominees

05.14.2008 · Posted in Uncategorized

(Note: Photos courtesy of Tales of the Cocktail) May 12 The place was spookily calm and quiet when I arrived at the Flatiron Lounge for a Tales of the Cocktail event compared to the last time I’d been there for a Tales event. I sipped on a Punch & Judy, the winning cocktail for the ...