Cocktails and Food

Tonight, February 26, is Edible Manhattan’s Cocktails and Food event, from 6:00-9:00 PM at The Altman Building (Must be 21+ to attend). You’ll be able to enjoy food and cocktail pairings from vendors and spirit brands from the 5 boroughs. The event celebrates the diverse food cultures and cuisines we have in New York City, […]

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Wine Myths Busted

Did you know it’s ok to have red wine with fish? The heavier the bottle doesn’t always make it better or decanting isn’t always necessary? We explore some of these myths and you just may grab a bottle of Pinot Noir next time you’ve got your fish on a cedar plank in the oven. Red […]

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Weekend Happenings

It’s finally Friday again and time to plan the weekend. In NYC there’s always so much to do and so little time, so we broke it down and found the most interesting and fun things to do. They range from Comedies to parades, check them out and let us know how they were! Shows If […]

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Trending Now: Craft Beers

Craft beer and craft breweries are a major trend for 2015. With breweries popping up all over….it’s hard for the average consumer to distinguish between craft and regular….the question asked by many is answered here: What EXACTlY is a craft beer? According to the Colorado-based Brewers Association, craft beer must be small, independent and traditional: […]

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James Beard Awards Semifinalists

Today, the James Beard Foundation released the list of semifinalists for the 2015 Restaurant and Chef Awards! For those of you who don’t know, these are annual awards for excellence in the food and drink industry, they are the Oscars of food.  The finalist will be announced on Tuesday, March 24, 2015. The awards ceremony will […]

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Establishment Spotlight - Fools Gold

I’ve been to Fools Gold a few times and it never fails to deliver. The same crew who brought us Alewife in LIC and The Jeffrey on the UES brought their magic to the LES. If you enjoy great food and an amazing beer selection any of their spots will have you coming back for more. My […]

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Weekend Happenings

  Working for the Weekend was stuck in my head since Monday. I’ll probably have brunch and count down the days till spring training. What are you up to this weekend after checking out 50 Shades of Grey? Here’s some of our weekend picks. I’ve seen, done and heard a lot in my life but Ponycon takes the […]

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Best Winter Themed Drinking Games

What better way to spend your weekends in the dead of winter than playing some drinking games to keep yourself getting cabin fever? Here are some of my favorite indoor and outdoor winter themed drinking games to help pass the time this winter. As always please enjoy these games responsibly and know when you’ve had […]

Cupid & Cocktails

February is the Month for LOVE and what better way to enjoy Valentine’s Day with your favorite guy or gal then a lovely dinner with cocktails?! There are so many signature drinks that look pretty and taste delicious but while investigating different recipes, I came across a drink called  “Passionate Kiss” and it is simply […]

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Beer Myths Busted

In the quest for the truth about beer I came across the Top 10 Beer Myths from Largo Beverage Superstore and was surprised at some of these. Beer Myth 1: Beat the beer belly with light beer Sure light beer has less calories between 90-100. Regular beers typically have less than 200 calories…I had no idea! […]