Archive for May, 2014

by / on May 22, 2014 at 3:25 pm / in Bottoms Up

Get in the American Spirit

Memorial Day Weekend marks the official kick-off of Summer…and it’s this weekend! Which means tons of New Yorkers flock to the Hamptons or LBI, light their grills and pour drinks non-stop. The beginning of summer is something to be celebrated, and with the non-existent Spring we’ve had, we expect people to party hard. So whether you’re gathering with friends on […]

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by / on May 22, 2014 at 10:50 am / in Dress to Impress

Find Your Perfect Summer Sun Dress

Nothing screams ‘summer’ quite like a fun, floral sundress and big sunglasses that hide your face after a night of drinking. With Memorial Day Weekend upon us, it’s finally time to break out the sandals, slip on a dress, and complete your simple summer look. Sometimes it can be difficult to find that perfect summer dress, that can take you […]

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by / on May 21, 2014 at 3:10 pm / in Food For Thought

Love Me Tender

In addition to being a fabulous spot for travelers to shack up on their stay in New York City, the Sanctuary Hotel has also played host to a slew of glamorous events and enticed diners and imbibers to their Haven Rooftop Lounge. Now, the Sanctuary Hotel has expanded their draw by adding a new restaurant and lounge called Tender. Hoteliers […]

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by / on May 21, 2014 at 10:55 am / in Bottoms Up

2 Skinny Drunks: Your Go-To Low Cal Cocktail Mixers

With a brand name like 2 Skinny Drunks, it’s safe to say that their launch party was destined to be epic. Held at 230 Fifth‘s penthouse lounge, Co-Founders John Porter and Dianna Mulcahy, debuted their new line of certified organic cocktail mixers in New York City last week. 2 Skinny Drunks Premium Organics has revolutionized the quality standards and manufacturing techniques […]

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by / on May 20, 2014 at 3:40 pm / in Food For Thought

Junoon Celebrates Three Years!

Junoon Indian Patalia Cocktail Lounge and Restaurant celebrates three years in New York City! Here family, friends, media, and industry professionals celebrated with creative cocktails, delicious light bites, and upbeat music of India. The crowd was lively and fun and Hemant Pathak, the head mixologist whipped up some amazing cocktails. The Mumbai Margarita was bright orange, spicy, sweet, and packed […]

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by / on May 20, 2014 at 10:45 am / in Bottoms Up

A Gentleman’s Father’s Day

It’s almost that time of year that we take a moment to thank and appreciate our father. Picking the perfect gift can sometimes be a difficult task, but DEWAR’S Scotch whiskey and Freemans Sporting Club announced a partnership that will making the gift giving process a little easier. Creating two different one-of-a-kind experiences for Father’s Day, DEWAR’S embraces their deeply […]

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by / on May 19, 2014 at 3:30 pm / in Get Cultured

Time-Traveling to Niagara? It’s a Trip!

A well-trodden escape from the heat of the concrete jungle, Niagara Falls is almost as much a part of New York City’s summertime narrative as the Mr Softee jingle. An Amtrak journey away, New Yorkers have made the trip to see the thundering waters time and time again – for everything from elopements to weekends away from sizzling sidewalks. America-in-Play […]

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by / on May 19, 2014 at 11:05 am / in Bottoms Up

LeJay’s Creme de Cassis Parisian Brunch

Every year New Yorkers come together for what is known as the Manhattan Cocktail Classic. The Classic is an annual celebration of the myriad of points of intersection between cocktails and culture. Nearly one hundred events take place, spread across five days and four boroughs, and a two-day trade conference to boot. Last Saturday, LeJay Creme de Cassis, along side […]

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by / on May 16, 2014 at 3:50 pm / in Food For Thought

Bustan is Da Bomb!

We would gladly take the trek, which includes two subways and walking, that it took for us to get to Bustan on the Upper West Side to score more of their delicious food. The trendy restaurant serves world class Mediterranean fare brought to you by Executive Chef Efi Nahon, who incorporates flavors and techniques from his native Israel. The long, […]

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by / on May 16, 2014 at 11:55 am / in Til the Sun Comes Up

Oak and Smoke

Oh you fancy, huh? Yes, we got fancy during this year’s Manhattan Cocktail Classic, sipping on whiskey andsmoking cigars at Oak & Smoke. Cigar and whiskey lovers alike headed to Nat Sherman‘s near Grand Central, to enjoy a relaxing evening in the smoke den. Upon entry, guests were treated to a tasty glass of punch and then led further inside to check […]

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