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Night Visions: Industry vets from Boston's after-dark scene

To kick-start our new nightlife department, we gathered a roundtable of industry vets at Empire in the Seaport to comment on current and future trends in Boston's after-dark scene.

By SCOTT KEARNAN  |  January 11, 2013

Anatomy of an Old Fashioned

When we asked the Hawthorne's Jackson Cannon to make Old Fashioneds with us, he didn't even blink. "I was born for this," he replied simply.

By CASSANDRA LANDRY  |  November 16, 2012
TOTC list

Bar Room Blitz

"TOTC" stands for Tales of the Cocktail, an annual drinks conference held each July in New Orleans.
Drink up
By LIZA WEISSTUCH  |  July 29, 2011

Born in the USA

If you’re like most Americans, you’ll celebrate Independence Day with a backyard barbecue and a few brews.
Celebrate Independence Day with a classic American cocktail
By SARA FAITH ALTERMAN  |  June 29, 2007

Sipping style

This is the stuff of millionaires and toothpicks, celebutantes and Vogue .
Pay tribute to the Fashion Weeks of the world with these chic cocktails
By SARA FAITH ALTERMAN  |  April 03, 2007

Hit us with your best shot

Shots are like candy bars: you’re worked up and craving one by the end of a stressful day, but once you’ve downed 12 in a row, you begin to feel a bit queasy.
Sometimes we don't need a full-size cocktail
By HEATHER BOUZAN  |  February 01, 2007


Stuff to drink

It's no secret that we love a good cocktail, but when said cocktail is created with us in mind, it become struly impossible to resist.
We challenged nine local mixologists create the perfect cocktail. They didn’t disappoint us.
By HEATHER BOUZAN  |  January 08, 2007