Posts in Bars & Wine
Manly Spirits Co.'s Perfect Espresso Martini

Few cocktails have shared the limelight more than the famous Espresso Martini lately, joining vodka and coffee in many creative and delicious methods. Earlier this year, Northern Beaches based Manly Spirits Co. have taken great strides in the espresso martini realm, teaming up with Seven Miles Coffee Roasters to introduce their newest delicious liqueur concoction, BlackFin Coffee Liqueur

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The Top 6 Happy Hour Spots in Los Angeles

Most happy hours have a bad rap, and for good reason. It’s easy to be lured by low prices into drinking something horrible. Watered down liquor with a cheap mixer does not make a cocktail. However, with a little local knowledge and research, you’ll soon find that Los Angeles has some wonderful happy hour deals that you don’t want to miss out on. Here are six of our favourite happy hours in LA!

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Top 10 Must Visit Spots in FiDi, Locals Editon

The Financial District, or FiDi as the locals call it, has so many hidden secrets often overlooked by tourists when they visit New York City. Everyone flocks to see the Charging Bull, the New York Stock Exchange and the Freedom Tower, but there's so much more to see and do, if you know where to go. We've rounded up our 'must visit' spots that are lesser-known, but just as worthwhile to visit when you're Downtown. 

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The Top 5 Happy Hour Spots in NYC's Flatiron District

The search continues for NYC's top happy hour spots! This month, we're journeying to the Flatiron District, known for its namesake building, Madison Square Park, Italian food emporium Eataly, and of course, the original Shake Shack burger joint. 

Unsurprisingly, the Flatiron District is also an excellent place to grab a cocktail after a long day exploring the city. With a number of excellent dining options in the area (ABC Kitchen, I'm talking about you), you'd be crazy not to spend some quality eating and drinking time in this trendy Manhattan neighbourhood. And so, here are our Top 5 Happy Hour Spots in NYC's Flatiron District... enjoy! 

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Best Happy Hour on the Lower North Shore

Located in the heart of Cremorne, Barrel Bar and Dining offers a unique dining experience on the lower north shore.  Since top chef Jeremy Pace was lured from Bistro Guillaume where he worked for eight years,  he has completely transformed the venue's food offerings.  The menu can be enjoyed in the stylish cocktail bar at the front of the restaurant or in the leafy courtyard at the rear. 

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Barrel Raises the Bar with New Head Chef

Cremorne's award-winning Barrel Bar and Dining has appointed Jeremy Pace as its new Head Chef, firmly establishing itself as a 'must-visit' dining destination for lovers of exquisite food, perfectly matched with fine wine. 

Having learned his craft alongside Guillaume Brahimi and Michelin Star chef Alain Ducasse, Pace steps into his

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The Top 5 Happy Hour Spots in NYC's East Village and Lower East Side

When it comes to choosing a favourite happy hour spot in New York City, the sheer variety can make it difficult to settle on just one. At every corner you turn, you'll be met with a new bar offering specials on frosé, spritzes, cosmos and frozen marg's (a drink so special, it's been dubbed with it's own special nickname by the crew at Mosman Nomad). This celebration and respect for 'happy hour' is one of the many reasons why NYC is one of my favourite cities in the world.

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