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1 hr ago | 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.


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3 hrs ago |

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.


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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.


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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.


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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.


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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

State Press

Pitchforks and Corks is an ASU administrator's dream

Pepita Pesto Chicken Torta comprising of sun-dried tomatoes, romesco served on a baguette with a side of potato salad is served. Salami Bocadillo with Queen Creek Olive Mill olives and pepita pesto with a glass of red wine is one possible dining option at the newly opened Pitchforks and Corks restaurant.


Related Topix: Life, Dining, Wine, Drink, Queen Creek, AZ

Cape Cod Times

Celebrate National Guacamole Day with margaritas

National Guacamole Day is Tuesday, Sept, 16, and these guac recipes from the experts at Dos Caminos are easy enough to whip up at home, even with a cocktail in hand. Start with Chef Ivy Stark's traditional guacamole recipe and feel free to give it a fun twist with variations like Lobster Guacamole, Chipotle-Goat Cheese Guacamole or Artichoke Guacamole with Toasted Pine Nuts.


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The Advertiser

Indian restaurant creates 11 new jobs in Trimdon Village

BUSINESS VENTURE: Brothers Sabir Ahmed and Mohammed Miah joined forces to transform a run-down bar on the outskirts of the village into the Cinnamon Club and Champagne Bar. Brothers Sabir Ahmed and Mohammed Miah joined forces to transform a run-down bar on the outskirts of the village into the Cinnamon Club and Champagne Bar.


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Sat Sep 13, 2014

Development costs sink VnC

A bid by one of the original investors in 42-Below vodka to make lightning strike twice has failed, with administrators flagging losses of nearly $12 million. Shane McKillen's VnC group, the producer of pre-mix cocktails and bottled water brand Hydr8, collapsed into liquidation on September 5 after a bid to seek a deed of settlement with creditors failed.


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Ballet up to the bar: Touring troupe's 'Cocktail Hour' generating buzz on Staten Island

How much: $15, $20 and $35 at Ticketmaster or the box office Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday from 9:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. - If sipping a martini has ever made you feel so classy you could just plie, you probably need to snag tickets for this upcoming show. Manhattan-based dance company Ballet with a Twist 's "Cocktail Hour" will pair ballet dancing with a menu of cocktails and mocktails at the St. George Theatre on Oct. 11. Tickets are on sale now.


Related Topix: Arts, Staten-Island, NY, New York, NY, Ballet, Drink, Entertainment

The Oregonian

Can't let go of summer? Pacific Northwest Tiki chic says you don't have to

Too often we think of Tiki as silly. An arrested development, surfing-induced escape to a tropical island were lounging under breezy bamboo is only interrupted by slurps of rum punch.


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The Virginian-Pilot

My Own Rum Diaries

Lorraine Eaton is The Virginian-Pilot's award-winning Staff Epicure, who roams Tidewater writing about the foodways and cocktail scene. She is the author of "Tidewater Table," a local bestseller featuring coastal Virginia cooks and recipes In 2014, she co-authored the "Food Lover's Guide to Virginia," a culinary chapbook of the state's best eats.


Related Topix: Rum, Drink, Liquor, Virginia, Life, Food, Virginia Government, Recipes

Business Journal

Sneak Preview: Le Town Talk French Diner & Drinkery opens soon

A French restaurant opens Tuesday in the Minneapolis space once home to the iconic Town Talk Diner, which closed three years ago. The menu focuses on sparkling cocktails, classic Gallic dishes and comfort foods from southern France.


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Fri Sep 12, 2014


A 49ers Cocktail Recipe to Celebrate the Levi's Stadium Home Opener

This Sunday, September 14, football season kicks off at Levi's Stadium when the San Francisco 49ers take on the Chicago Bears. Looking for a way to celebrate the start of the season? 49ers super fan Michael Mina, who recently opened the brand new Bourbon Steak & Pub inside the new high-tech arena, has the perfect boozy answer.


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Koval Apple Brandy: T.G.I.F. cocktail recipes: September 12th

Koval Apple Brandy is an aesthetically pleasing organic product, which is the color of a brisk cider. It comes in a tall, slender bottle.


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Friday Cocktails: Two Snaps

Imagine pulling up to a family-owned organic farm, breathtaking against a backdrop of blue skies and California mountains, and jumping out of a fantastically gaudy white stretch Hummer limo. It's a hilarious situation-maybe not so much for the poor souls of Sacramento's Citizen Hotel and its stellar Grange Restaurant, who were probably expecting a more environmentally-friendly vehicle to show up for their "Farm to Fork" tour -but it sure was to me.


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