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Dec 20, 2010
Stocking Stuffers
I am a notoriously lousy gifter. When wandering the stores at Christmastime I become hypnotized with possibilities and all thoughts of the actual recipient vanish. My eyes glaze over, and like a...
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Dec 10, 2010
First Impressions
Tucked away in the Pirates-of-the-Caribbean-like alley otherwise known as SW Ankeny, next to Valentine’s (a lower downtown bar that doesn’t suck) in a space last known as a hair salon, is a new...
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Nov 29, 2010
Five Questions
  In a state with a near rabid obsession for its own bold pinot noir, bracing IPA, and hip boutique booze, a nuanced and non-homegrown beverage like sake doesn’t get a whole lot of...
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Nov 9, 2010
Happy Hour
What’s the Bar Pilot’s equivalent of "don’t judge a book by it’s cover?" Probably something along the lines of "don’t diss a dive by its decor" or "don’t bad-mouth a bar because of its booths."...
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Oct 28, 2010
Festival Notes
It wasn’t quite a lost weekend, but I spent Saturday at the sixth annual Great American Distillers Festival taking place at the Tiffany Center on SW Morrison. A packed house of some 400 spirit...
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Oct 1, 2010
Foodportunity
If the extent of your cocktail crafting experience is mixing together any liquids you happen to have hanging around the house (e.g. tequila, soy milk, and Diet Squirt), it’s time to pack your jar...
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Sep 13, 2010
Food News
Tomorrow night, grab all your friends and hurry on over to 3808 North Williams so that you can all sit and wait just like everyone else, because Tasty n Sons is opening for dinner. I’ve seen the...
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Sep 2, 2010
Happy Hour
The scene: the Bar Pilot is eye-balling the Happy Hour menu at the Bread & Ink Cafe on SE Hawthorne. A look of confusion on his mug gives way to one of unbridled horror, as if he’s...
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Aug 26, 2010
Odd & Ends
When we last left our hero, he was contemplating the ambitious and—judging by your responses—unappetizing prospect of spending some quality time with a Beer Fashioned. I’m happy to report that...
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Aug 24, 2010
Mixology 101
Today’s topic is the Beer Fashioned. What say ye drinking buddies? Thumbs up? Thumbs down? I myself am insanely curious, so I’m going to drop some science and whip up one of these bad boys and...
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