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March 3, 2014

Ask a Bartender: The Chrysanthemum

by Kayoko Akabori

My alcohol tolerance is not what it used to be, sadly. The morning after a night of drinking just gets tougher and tougher.

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May 18, 2012

The PDT Project: Absinthe Drip

by Payman Bahmani

Absinthe Drip

In the universe of consumer products, the spirits category is perhaps the most beset with mysticism, misinformation, and consumer ignorance.

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December 15, 2010

Happy Hour: Remember the Maine

by Payman Bahmani

Remember the Maine

“… just as there is no such thing as a 1/2-good girl there is no such animal as a 1/2-good drink. 

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December 8, 2010

Happy Hour: The Charlie Sheen

by Payman Bahmani

Charlie_Sheen

“Slash sat me down at his house and said, You’ve got to clean up your act.

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February 10, 2010

Happy Hour: The Sazerac

by Payman Bahmani

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So the Saints finally won a Super Bowl, and while many of you surely pounded Hurricanes to celebrate, here in the Eastern Seaboard, the weather conditions don’t quite call out for something so tropical. 

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February 9, 2010

Umamiventure #22: St. George Spirits & Hangar One Vodka (SF Bay Area)

by Kayoko Akabori

St. George Distillery

Photos by Mike Brandeberry and Kayoko Akabori.

‘Tis true: there lives a kickass distillery named St.

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December 16, 2009

Happy Hour: Flip Out

by Payman Bahmani

Bourbon Ginger Flip

At some point very soon you’ll feel like you’ve filled your noggin with too much nog from all the holiday parties throughout the month.

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