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Aug 20, 2010
Happy Hour
My mercurial moods always get me into hot water. "You flip-flop between crummy little dives and places I can’t afford!" read the irate email. Well, "Justin," let me see if I can break it down for...
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Aug 16, 2010
Spirit Guide
Today is National Rum Day! From what I’ve been able to determine the origins of this holiday are shrouded in mystery—which usually means it was something concocted by the rum industry in an...
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Aug 6, 2010
Happy Hour
Accanto is the little-sister cafe adjacent to decadent Italian eatery Genoa on SE Belmont. It’s in my neighborhood, and I walk by its large, scenic windows all the time, staring in at the tall,...
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Aug 2, 2010
Mixology 101
It never fails. Whenever someone drops by and has the gall to say "yes" to my insincere offer of a cocktail (it was a rhetorical question! You know, like "Yeah, but what are you gonna do?"), my...
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Jul 2, 2010
Mixology 101
Everyone’s favorite summer holiday—Fourth of July—is this weekend, and it’s right up there with St Paddy’s Day and New Year’s as an occasion to imbibe. If you’re burned out on popular domestic...
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Jun 22, 2010
Behind the Bar
Just got through perusing an article by bartender/writer Karl Kozel in the Huffington Post about the primary responsibilities of a good bartender. Kozel believes, and rightly so, that there’s...
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May 27, 2010
Happy Hour
I’ll have one of everything, please. It may take a while, but I’ve got nothing better to do. Northwest drinketeria Bartini—adjacent to Urban Fondue—sports more than 100 martini-glassed cocktail...
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May 26, 2010
Cocktail Culture
Welcome to a brand-new Bar Pilot feature called I Need a Drink. On a semi-regular basis (or whenever deadline pressures cause my toupee to melt into my scalp) I will take a well-earned break from...
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May 25, 2010
Mixology 101
Ever mindful of that all-important product tie-in designed to spur us to even greater heights of consumption, the folks at Mexico’s Dobel Diamond Tequila sent this little gem my way. (By the way,...
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May 20, 2010
Happy Hour
As a business model, trying to be everything to everyone is a guaranteed fail—unless you’re Applebee’s, of course. But occasionally someone with exceptional taste and modest ambitions can...
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