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  1. drinks
    The Bartending Legend With a Secret Martini Menu in His HeadPhil Ward doesn’t like much. He loves to stir gin with a splash of vermouth.
  2. year in review
    This Was the Year Cocktail Trends DisappearedThe old rules are out. Now, anything goes.
  3. drinking games
    A New York Bartender Is Killing It on Jeopardy Right NowI’ll take modern mixology for $500, Alex.
  4. Bartenders
    The Veteran Bartender Whose New Pub Is an Ode to New York Authenticity“He’s not looking to make millions. He’s looking to make impact.”
  5. The Tipping Economy
    We Are the 20%: What Tips Mean to Servers, Bartenders, Doormen, and BaristasYour server is definitely judging you.
  6. Bookshelf
    Clover Club’s Julie Reiner Writing Craft-Cocktail ManualThe easy way to do the hard shake will be revealed.
  7. Interviews
    Sasha Petraske and Dale DeGroff on Trashy Cocktails and Excellent Long Island“I make a really good one. I know everyone poo-poos the Long Island iced tea, but I think they are awesome.”
  8. Bartenders
    Craig Schoettler Out at The AviaryAviary prodigy Craig Schoettler out.
  9. Etiquette
    Don’t Drink the Green Beer: That and More St. Patrick’s Day Tips FromSage wisdom from those on the inside.
  10. Free Ponytails
    Good News for All Those Bartenders Wearing HairnetsBut aren’t there more pressing DOH issues?
  11. Menu Changes
    Pub & Kitchen Drops Fish and Chips From Its MenuThe Brit-ish pub’s signature dish is not included on its latest menu update.
  12. Booze You Can Use
    Unsightly or Drunk? Become A Bartender or A Musician!At least we have options.
  13. Lists
    The Best Cocktail Bars and the Best Plain Ol’ BarkeepsHonoring Lucy of Lucy’s and Sunny of Sunny’s.
  14. Mediavore
    McFadden’s Settles Discrimination Lawsuit; French Fast Food ChainPlus bartending can take a serious physical toll, and meat, milk, eggs and cheese prices are on the rise, all in our morning news roundup.
  15. Booze News
    Two Boston Bartenders Will Star in On The RocksBoston bartenders ready to shake up the competition.
  16. Cocktails
    Crack Cocktail Clutch Mixes It Up Tonight at Oyster HouseThe city’s cocktail elite will converge at the Oyster House tonight so mix and served inspired drinks.
  17. Eatiquette
    Two Things Bartenders Will Hate You ForPlus, Frank Bruni launches a biweekly drinking column.
  18. Bring Us Some Figgy Pudding
    What Do Real Foodies Want for Christmas?From chefs to bartenders, industry pros divulge what’s on their wish list.
  19. Beer Me
    NYC Bartenders Bash: The Poor Man’s Food and Wine FestivalBartenders and drunks celebrate the end of summer.
  20. Celebrity Settings
    Porky’s Actor Makes Hollywood Comeback to Manage Philippe Chow80’s actor makes his return to Hollywood to manage the West Coast Philippe Chow.
  21. In the Magazine
    Where to Drink: The Discriminating Imbiber’s HandbookOur critics’ picks as well as insider wisdom from bartenders, a bouncer, and even the city’s top Big Buck Hunter player.
  22. Tough Times
    Waiting for a JobThe competition for service-industry jobs is beyond fierce.
  23. Trends
    Does the ‘Times’ Cocktail Story Hold Water?Sure, molecular mixology exists, but how many New York bartenders actually practice it?