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Drinking Out: The Smith & Street Cocktail at Clover Club

The Smith & Street cocktail, by bartender Katie Stipe, builds on the Oaxacan Old Fashioned combination of tequila and mezcal, adding a bitter citrus element. It’s served in an old fashioned glass with one large ice cylinder that keeps the … Continue reading

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Five Odd Beverages I’d Like to See More of in Bars

Some bars need a dose of weirdness in their menus. Something beyond the typical seasonal and classic cocktails, something to give customers new tasting experiences. This occurred to me as I read an article in New York Magazine about how … Continue reading

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New York Magazine Critic Adam Platt’s Best Cocktails

I was pleased to see one of my favorite cocktails, Clover Club’s Eleventh Hour, on New York Magazine‘s Best Cocktails list, part of restaurant critic Adam Platt’s “Where to Eat 2011” feature in the latest issue. He wrote: This artful … Continue reading

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