Lydia Stec describes her first business,
Aquarius Star, as a metaphysical retail store: “to support you on your
spiritual path no matter what that path might be.” Founded in 2006 on
Sycamore Street in Over-the-Rhine, Aquarius Star relocated to a larger
space on Ludlow Avenue in Clifton in 2009 and added a café, Om Eco Café.
Sample Goetta reubens, goetta cheddar cheese, goetta chili and other variations of the pig-and-oat mixture while shopping, dancing and playing on historic MainStrasse Village’s tree-lined Sixth Street Promenade during Goettafest.
The best course of action when opening a
restaurant with the aim of catering to the glassy-eyed, post-party
brunch bunch might be to keep it close to a college campus. And Hang
Over Easy chose the perfect spot in Corryville, close to the University
of Cincinnati and a string of thriving new hot spots on Short Vine.
If the thought of being presented with a
multi-page wine list literally drives you to drink with its
scary-sounding words like “appellation,” “biodynamic” and “decantation,”
have no fear — you’re not alone.
The Negroni has been called an “indispensable cocktail” by Esquire
magazine cocktail expert David Wondrich and is frequently referred to
as “the perfect dinner cocktail” because its bitterness acts as an