Through The Menu: Negroni Sessions and other things, Dante, New York

            Coming from Bangkok where we had such a strict hour of serving alcohol. Day drinking is almost impossible and not typical behavior. Well, except Songkran and fancy Sunday brunch.             Dante was on my radar for a while and I knew I have to…

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The Tree House at Lei-enda, Leyenda Brooklyn

Winter hasn’t left New York yet, and Leyenda  already brought summer hours and night on Smith St., Carroll Gardens. Yesterday was the first installment of their monthly tiki night of the Tree House at Lei-enda.Led by Ryan Liloia of Clover Club who greeted you with a cheerful Aloha!, once you stepped in. Julie Renner and…

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Through The Menu: New York City 1983, Pouring Ribbons

            We continue to go back and forth to celebrate fragments from other decades. The celebration of the 1980s had happened for a while and something else will eventually come over. In the world of cocktail bars is no different when speaking about thematic menus or a list celebrating eras…

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Hennessy ‘Le Grand Voyage’ NYC

            I brought myself to a dim light street full of warehouses in the Industry Park in Brooklyn. There was only one warehouse lit with red light where an unmarked door led to a reception. You are given a golden chip before beginning the tour.          …

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