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Cocktails at Lantern’s Keep
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Cocktails at Lantern’s Keep

A wonderful pre-theater discovery thanks to my friend and colleague Karen: Lantern’s Keep, an honest-to-goodness cocktail bar right in the heart of midtown. Greg and I hit it up the evening we saw On the Town. It’s a super-cool place with […]

Saturday Night Sidecars
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Saturday Night Sidecars

Yes, with the new cocktail glasses. How do you like Greg’s garnish? PrintSidecars Ingredients8 ounces Cognac 4 ounces Cointreau 2 ounces lemon juiceInstructionsSet ice and water in cocktail glasses to chill them. Combine ingredients in a small pitcher and stir. […]

Dinner at Roost in Sparkill
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Dinner at Roost in Sparkill

I’m always hoping for a soulful dish to surprise me with a pop of brightness. At Roost in Sparkill, chef-owner Kevin Reilly never fails with either soulfulness or surprise. And his brillant balance of flavor, texture and pop works both […]

Cocktails at The Wren
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Cocktails at The Wren

For a story on the British invasion — great British chefs and their food making their way to the U.S. — Kris, Tom, Irene and I visited The Wren in the East Village. Cocchi Cup: Cocchi Americano, Mint, Cucumber, Ginger […]

Cocktails at Clio
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Cocktails at Clio

Our apartment in the Back Bay was right around the corner from Clio, Ken Oringer’s temple of fine dining and his signature restaurant. We weren’t able to get in a meal, but we did stop for a couple of excellent […]