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24 min ago | Red Eye Chicago

Bordel's bohemian bar vibes

Speakeasy-style bars have been popular for years, and while Bordel isn't calling itself one per se, there is a purposefully clandestine feel to the second-floor lounge above Black Bull Tapas in Wicker Park. The bar's unmarked door inside Black Bull's foyer, the dim lighting and circular, red velvet-decked booths are meant to evoke a "European bohemian lifestyle," according to beverage director Brian Sturgulewski.


Related Topix: Speakeasy, Jazz, Chicago, IL, Drink, Entertainment

4 hrs ago | Mashable

Shake Your Way Into the Craft Cocktail Trend

The data-mining folks at Google Trends told Mashable that while U.S. searches for the term "craft cocktail" first hit Google in 2011, searches for the handmade, high-quality drinks have risen 284%, as of August. But while boozers can still get their craft cocktail fixes at local bars, more people are searching for ways to make the cocktails at home.


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5 hrs ago | River Front Times

Review: 612 Kitchen & Cocktails, Former Kirkwood Institution, Attempts an Old-Timey Update

11 a.m.-midnight Sat., 11 a.m.-11 p.m. Sun. Cocktail Hours: 4 p.m.-1 a.m. Wed.-Fri., 11-1 a.m. Sat-Sun.


Related Topix: Drink, Kirkwood, MO, Life, Dining

6 hrs ago | She Knows

The Boozy Bacon Shake and 7 other bacon cocktails

The Southern Charm Burger & Beam-N-Bacon Boozy Shake. Because everything's sweeter in the South.


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10 hrs ago | Fodor's

New Orleans' 10 Best Bars for Classic Cocktails

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Related Topix: Drink, New Orleans, LA, Life, Food, Dining, Travel

Tue Sep 16, 2014

Science Daily

Scientists create therapy-grade stem cells using new cocktail to reprogram adult cells

Researchers have developed a new cocktail that's highly effective at coaxing adult cells to become quality pluripotent stem cells . Using a new combination of reprogramming factors, they produced a higher quality result than the traditional formula.


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The Las Vegas Sun

Strip Scribbles: 'The Naked Magicians,' Steve Wynn, Sheldon Adelson, Jim Murren, Liam Payne

It's an eye-grabbing title, among other body parts, and, yes, three close-up magicians and an improv comedienne could lose their clothes while performing close-up magic in a new show coming to the Strip. The cool, sexy and hip trio perform raw - no big boxes, smoke or mirrors - and in their version of strip poker make playful bets with Emily Lauren Sanders in her role as a cocktail waitress to remove her clothing while creating unbelievable and impossible close-up routines.


Related Topix: Steve Wynn, Games, Card Game, Poker, Drink, Gaming, MGM Grand - The City of Entertainment, Entertainment, Drama, Television

The Drinks Business

Top 10 classic cocktail tales

Some cocktails are as familiar as a well worn bar stool at your favourite bar; recipes which have stood the test of time to become part of the fabric of the drinks industry. But what goes into creating such a cocktail? How does an experimental mix transform into an iconic serve? And who is behind such drinks? The unspoken heroes of such legendary drinks as the Negroni and Daiquiri? This article was published on Tuesday, September 16th, 2014 at 11:55 pm.


Related Topix: Drink, Recipes

D Magazine

Tipsy Tuesday: Dallas Booze News for September 16 - 21

In honor of Mexican Independence day, make today Tequila Tuesday and just keep the celebration going through the week. When that gets old, get your fill of German beer and maybe a frozen cocktail to really mix things up before cooler weather hits.


Related Topix: Dallas, TX, Beer, Drink

The Wichita Eagle

Fall cocktails mix darker liquors with cinnamon and spice

Now is the time of year when bartenders at restaurants and bars start planning the transition from a crowd craving Cosmos and ice-cold beer to ones asking for hot buttered rums, toddies and Irish coffees. At Larkspur, manager James Chesick is a master of the fall cocktail.


Related Topix: Drink, Life, Food, Recipes

Irish whiskey cocktails

Cocktails are a big hit all over the world. Creating a whiskey cocktail is a fun to kick-start any party.


Related Topix: Drink, Whiskey, Liquor

The Japan Times

Younger drinkers lured by bourbon cocktails

Up until recently, whisky was seen as a drink for ojisan , enjoyed on the rocks or mizuwari style . With the opening of the limited-edition Jim Beam Bar in Roppongi Hills, however, alcoholic-beverage giant Suntory Holdings proffers that whisky shouldn't be limited to old men and that it can be consumed in a variety of different ways.


Related Topix: Drink, Life, Fruits, Food

Six Best Places to Eat in Los Angeles for Every Taste

There is something for everyone in LA, especially when it comes to dining. Whatever your culinary proclivities, there is a restaurant to satisfy you.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Dining, Los Angeles, CA, Hollywood (Los Angeles, CA), Beverly Hills, CA, Seafood, Drink

Mon Sep 15, 2014

KTNV-TV Las Vegas

Elixir celebrating one-year anniversary with party for patrons

Grab your poodle skirts and bobby socks, Green Valley's Elixir lounge is celebrating its one-year anniversary with its "Blast from the Past" party. Playing the decade's biggest hits, guests will experience Singapore Slings and classic cocktails and enjoy a variety of dinner food including mini sliders, onion rings, a loaded French fry bar and mini milkshake shots.


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San Diego CityBEAT

Zymology 21 cultivates shrub cocktails

A bimonthly event that brings scientists into a neighborhood bar for a 15-to-20-minute informative presentation followed by a discussion with the audience. Here, Karen Pierce, assistant director of the Autism Center of Excellence at UCSD, shares new research confirming that autism begins during pregnancy.


Related Topix: Drink, Life, Food, Dining, San Diego, CA, Fruits

New Orleans' best wine bars

In a city known for ' Huge Ass Beers ', hand-grenades and hurricanes, sometimes it's nice to take a break from the Bourbon Street sugar high and enjoy a finely curated glass of wine . Enter New Orleans ' new and flourishing wine scene.


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Denver Westword

Acorn Gets a Little Nutty With an Almond Milk Tiki Cocktail

Last week's dip into near-freezing temperatures got us thinking that winter is on its way, but relax -- we're looking at a few more weeks of warm weather here in Denver. It may even hit 90 degrees on Thursday, so what better way to hang on to the last few sips of summer than downing a tiki cocktail? At Acorn, the Nationalized Tiki is your ticket to island flavors -- with a few unique twists to keep things interesting.


Related Topix: Drink, Weather, Life, Food, Recipes

The top 10 Portland restaurant bars: Bar Tab

Welcome to Bar Tab, The Oregonian's first-annual guide to the Portland-area's best bars. In the weeks ahead, you'll find guides to the city's top bars for beer, wine, great food and good times.


Related Topix: Life, Dining, Oregon, Drink

Mid-Day Mumbai

This Andheri eatery is styled just like Irish pubs

Brickhouse Caf & Bar is styled just like one of London's famed Irish pubs except that this one is located in the middle of buzzing Lokhandwala Thou shall not drive through Lokhandwala without pausing in Brickhouse for a pint. That's the new mantra to follow.


Related Topix: Bollywood, Drink

Sun Sep 14, 2014

Yorkshire Evening Post

Pink cocktail to boost Leeds support charity during Breast Cancer Awareness Month

The Botanist bar, in Boar Lane, Leeds, will launch its new limited edition 'Seventh Haven' drink in order to raise both awareness and money for The Haven charity during Breast Cancer Awareness Month next month. The chocolate orange-inspired mix by bartender Adam Phoenix was chosen during a specially organised Bloom Gin cocktail competition last week, and will go on sale at the venue next month with A 1 from each drink going to the Gateway-based breast cancer support centre.


Related Topix: West Yorkshire County, England, North Yorkshire County, England, World News, United Kingdom, Drink, Life, Chocolate, Food