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Cocktails for a Cause

0 Comments · Tuesday, November 24, 2015
With the season of giving upon us, there are a number of local drinking establishments that not only actively give back, but also provide patrons with opportunities to support and contribute as well — outside of just being entertaining drunks.

Angst Coffeehouse Redux: A Community Café

0 Comments · Wednesday, November 11, 2015
If you’re looking for a neighborhood hangout that reminds you of someone’s sleek yet super-comfy basement where you can meet your friends and enjoy a cup of great coffee, Angst is going to be your new favorite spot.   

Kubrick and Cocktails

0 Comments · Wednesday, October 21, 2015
When Pleasant Ridge’s The Shining-themed Overlook Lodge opens on Halloween, don’t expect pools of blood pouring out of elevators; instead, expect simple craft cocktails in a no-frills lodge setting.

Craft Spirits in Saint Bernard

0 Comments · Wednesday, September 9, 2015
On a recent Saturday, my boyfriend Brian and I headed to Woodstone Creek — I love a glass of a good red wine and he’s always willing to sip straight whiskey, so it was the perfect place for us to sample a selection of both.  

The Swami of Ludlow, Kentucky

0 Comments · Wednesday, September 2, 2015
The first thing you notice when walking into Second Sight Spirits artisan distillery in Ludlow, Kentucky is the smell: rum. Like two renegade pirates, founders Rick Couch and Carus Waggoner have staked their claim in this little town since their grand opening in April.

What’s the Hops?

0 Comments · Wednesday, July 29, 2015
Things move fast in the Queen City, and summertime means a raft of new beers flooding the market, both locally and regionally. As they say, when it rains it pours … beer.

Summer Cocktails in the City

0 Comments · Wednesday, July 22, 2015
Summertime and the drinkin’ is easy. All around town, bars and restaurants have lightened up their cocktail offerings to fit the season. 

Elevating Cold Coffee

0 Comments · Wednesday, July 15, 2015
Remember last summer when everybody was drinking cold-brew coffee (including us)? Well, cold brew is now considered somewhat passé.   

Pearl’s Brings History and Cocktails to the East End

0 Comments · Tuesday, June 16, 2015
If success is defined by passion and mindfulness, the owners and operators of Pearl’s, Columbia Tusculum’s newest bar, are already set with a home run on their hands.  

Brew Made New

0 Comments · Wednesday, June 3, 2015
Walk into any yurt in Mongolia, and you will most likely be presented with fermented mare’s milk, a traditional drink given as a form of hospitality. In the Philippines, they drink fermented  

Monster Tea

0 Comments · Wednesday, May 20, 2015
These days it’s pretty easy for foodies, wine-o’s and hop heads to delve into an appreciation of food, wine and craft beer. It becomes somewhat of a quest as we seek out better examples and interesting variations from the farthest reaches of the world.   

Lift One to Life

Braxton Brewing Company’s ambitious vision comes to life in Covington

0 Comments · Wednesday, April 1, 2015
The family-owned and -operated Braxton Brewing Company held its grand opening on March 27, and invited the community into the 11,000-square-foot space, which features a brewhouse and taproom.   

Strange Brew

0 Comments · Wednesday, March 11, 2015
In 2015, it seems that opening a craft brewery is the newest American dream.  

Lachey's (Review)

0 Comments · Wednesday, February 18, 2015
When a celebrity opens a restaurant, customers likely fall into two camps: those who only go there for the celeb brand, or those who actually enjoy the food, drink and ambiance of a place that happens to be helmed by a famous person.  

Collective Espresso Expands to Northside

0 Comments · Wednesday, January 7, 2015
Collective Espresso now offers two of the city’s finest coffee shops found off the beaten path.