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  1. Flame-On
    Albert Trummer’s New South Beach Bar Sounds Even Nuttier Than ApothekeThe creator of “fantastic medicinal cocktails” is at it again.
  2. Bull and Cocktails
    Not a Surprise: New York’s Bartenders Haughtily Refuse to Pour CertainBartenders who refuse to make particular cocktails? In New York? Get out of town.
  3. Empire Building
    Albert Trummer’s New Project, the Freud Bar, Is ‘Like a Cocktail Day“It’s going to be a step higher than Apotheke,” the mixologist promises.
  4. Openings
    After Months of Waiting, Albert Trummer Will Open Theater Bar Next WeekMeanwhile, another Apotheke offshoot, Pulqueria, is still waiting for a liquor license.
  5. Lawsuits
    Albert Trummer Says Apotheke’s Drinks May Cause ‘UntowardIt’s not exactly a surgeon general’s warning, but the ex-Apotheke mixologist has a letter from a pharmacist.
  6. Reopenings
    Nom Wah Reopens While Apotheke Readies PulqueriaThe 90-year-old Chinatown institution is poised for a comeback.
  7. Lawsuits
    Judge Orders Mediation Between Fired-Up Apothèke PartnersPlus, Albert Trummer’s Theater Bar may open this month.
  8. Lawsuits
    Trummer Denies Second Firebug Arrest, Says Partner Attacked HimThe dispute between the partners of Apotheke has officially gotten ugly.
  9. Lawsuits
    Trummer Not Surprised by Alcoholic Fireball LawsuitThe Apothéke mixologist’s partner is now suing him over his FDNY arrest.
  10. Openings
    Unlock the Door to This Underground Passageway and You’re a Theater-BarPlus, the bartenders do magic tricks!
  11. Beef
    Apotheke’s $65 Cocktails Won’t Be Going Toward AlbertCharged with reckless endangerment for allegedly lighting his bar on fire, the mixologist says he’s being left out to dry.
  12. Openings
    Apotheke’s Albert Trummer Will Open Theatrical Cocktail BarWill it be anything like ‘Cocktail’?
  13. Crime Scenes
    Albert Tummer Gets Arrested for Lighting Apothéke’s Bar on FireBusiness as usual at Apothéke.
  14. Mediavore
    Restaurants Serve ‘Linner’; Makeover for Boxed WinePlus: ‘Parade’ begets a food mag, and officials mull an airline peanut ban, all in our morning news roundup.
  15. Slideshow
    First Look: Eric Milon Brings Miami to Midtown via CovetThe Miami Beach kingpin will serve up a $160 cocktail in one of the city’s swankest spaces.
  16. Lists
    Best Cocktails, Again’Food & Wine’ picks the best cocktail bars in the country.
  17. Prospecting
    Party at Apothéke for New Year’s, or Own the Next Apothéke!Albert Trummer talks to Gothamist, but what we want to know is: Where’s our private-entry key?
  18. Speakcheesies
    Speakeasy Alert: Secret Bar Has Actually Been Kept SecretWoodson and Ford is accessible via password that’s received via text message.
  19. Beef
    Kellogg’s Diner Won’t Be Working With Apothéke Mixologist AfterApothéke says Orson Salicetti was never in discussion with the remodeled diner; Kellogg’s says they’re getting someone even better.
  20. Other Critics
    Bruni Joins Convivio Chorus; Drink Up at ApothékePlus two new French eateries, in our weekly roundup of restaurant reviews.
  21. Other Blogs
    You Liked the Food at Philippe? ARE YOU HIGH? Oh Wait, You Are.A new blog rates restaurants on the basis of ‘blazeability.’
  22. Shocktails
    Late-Night Table at Apothéke: $1,000. Flaming Absinthe Shots: Priceless?Apothéke’s drinks cost $14-plus, but if you’re planning to show up after 10 p.m., be prepared to pay slightly more than that.
  23. Mediavore
    JGV Takes Canada; NYC Cop Protects KFC ChickenA boozy tour of the city’s original cocktail dens and your own unfermented grape juice, in our daily news roundup.
  24. NewsFeed
    Does Apothéke Have a Hidden, Underground Entrance? It’s Chinatown,Albert Trummer offers us the keys to the kingdom.
  25. Ask a Waiter
    Albert Trummer’s ‘Novice Apothekers’ Are at Your ServiceApothéke’s mixologist tells us what’s up his sleeve.
  26. NewsFeed
    Will Ella Be Just Another Speakcheesy?The bartenders’ 1920s uniforms will be sexy, not costumey.
  27. Openings
    A First Look at Apothéke, Opening September 5Daniel Boulud’s patrons might recognize the ottoman.
  28. Openings
    Apothéke Will Bring Opium Back to ChinatownAcclaimed mixologist Albert Trummer is opening a truly unique cocktail lounge in a former opium den.
  29. Neighborhood Watch
    Old Singapore Will Live Again, in Chinatown; Breakfast at Centro Starts TodayChina Club reopening as Opera, breakfast at Centro, and Spike from ‘Top Chef’ set to inflict himself on Tribeca.