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Whisky: The Manual by Dave Broom

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Dave Broom’s new book is about how to drink whisky, drawing on 500-plus years of history to expand the possibilities beyond drinking it straight, to include mixers both traditional and unexpected. [...]

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Touring the Cocktail: Los Angeles Series Launches at Dominick’s

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On Monday, April 7, 2014, the Museum of the American Cocktail (MOTAC) presents “A History of Gin in Five Cocktails,” the first lecture of the Touring the Cocktail: Los Angeles series. [...]

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Checking Out The Other List at The Corner Door

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At The Corner Door, bartender Beau du Bois features The Other List, a cocktail menu that he offers to selected guests who are ready to go to the next level. [...]

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TRAVELocal: Mexico Presented by Cocktail Academy & TRUFFL at Apartment A

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Cocktail Academy and TRUFFL have launched TRAVELocal, a monthly series of dinner parties that transport guests to another country through food and drink. [...]

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The Varnish Celebrates 5 Years, Launches Bartender Reunion Series

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Time flies when you’re having fun: The Varnish is celebrating its five-year anniversary on Monday, Feb. 24, 2014. For this special event, two of The Varnish partners, Eric Alperin and Sasha Petraske, will be mixing cocktails from 7pm to 11pm. As part of [...]

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François Vera: From Curitiba to Pour Vous

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Pour Vous bar manager, François Vera has helped open some of the best bars in Los Angeles, quietly making an impact on the city’s thriving cocktail scene. [...]

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Thirsty in Seattle: Battle of the Sexes at Liberty Bar

Just before the 2013 edition of Portland Cocktail Week, eight of LA’s top bartenders stepped behind the stick for an epic Battle of the Sexes at Liberty Bar in Seattle. [...]

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All the Booze That’s Fit to Print: The Best Cocktail Books of 2013

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Whether you’re a cocktail newbie or a veteran drink slinger, you’re sure to find something of interest in this list of the best cocktail books of 2013. [...]

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Tasting The Dalmore Selected by Daniel Boulud

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Interview with Chef Daniel Boulud about his bespoke single malt Scotch whisky from The Dalmore, now available in limited release at select retailers in the U.S. [...]

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Parker Beam Promise of Hope ALS Fundraiser at Seven Grand

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On Sunday, Nov. 10, the Parker Beam Promise of Hope ALS Fundraiser is taking place at Seven Grand in downtown LA, from 12pm to 4pm. [...]

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