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An evening at FIG & OLIVE

FIG & OLIVE

FIG & OLIVE has a special evening planned on Monday, October 20th.  Its founder Laurent Halasz along with Xandra Falcó of Marqués De Griñón Estates will be hosting and exclusive tasting and dinner. Read more…

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Westland Distillery

From the Westland Distillery in Seattle Washington comes an American Single Malt Whiskey made in Scottish tradition with an expression that is uniquely Pacific Northwest.

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American Craft Celebrates National Drink Beer Day (Sept 28)

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American Craft Beer Flight

 

National Drink Beer Day is Sunday, September 28th and American Craft Kitchen and Bar wants to help you celebrate…

Wait, National Drink a Beer Day?

Yes, it’s a thing.  People have been officially celebrating it since around 2012 and unofficially for about 5000 years.  Not to be confused with National Beer Day which is on April 7th when President Franklin D. Roosevelt signed the Cullen-Harrison Act into law making Beer legal again after 13 years of prohibition…now that was a party.  No, National Drink Beer Day isn’t a celebration of an event in U.S. history but rather our love for one of the greatest achievements in human history, beer.

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Blue Nectar

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Blue Nectar did the most extraordinary thing.  It made me a fan of tequila.

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Eyes to the skies in style

Chicago Air & Water Show

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Where to stay for the 55th Annual Chicago Air and Water Show – August 16 & 17 Read more…

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MEXICANA ACOUSTICA – The art of strings and the music of Herradura

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The music from a finely crafted instrument is a thing of beauty.  In the hands of a skilled luthier, the instrument itself can be  a work of art.  Case in point, “Mexicana Acoustica”, a guitar created by South Florida artist Cynosure.

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The Vivian Maier exhibit

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Taxes done … time for a drink

Tax season has come and gone.   With it the headache of seemingly endless forms, boxes, and charts.  No sleep.  Questions creep into your head… Did I fill everything out correctly?  Am I forgetting any juicy deductions?  Am I going to owe a crap-ton of money?  Am I going to be audited?  Do they allow conjugal visits in prison?  It’s enough to drive a person to drink.

J.W. Marriott announced a couple tax themed cocktails to help take the edge off. Read more…

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Fresh Origins – Above the rim

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No better way to crown a cocktail. Read more…

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Eightysixed: Life Lessons Learned

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Life and love in the big city but there is more … so much more.

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