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  1. mixology
    Dale DeGroff Is Optimistic About the Future of BarsA new book and some old stories from the man who brought us drinks as we know them.
  2. openings
    All-Star Cocktail Bar Existing Conditions Opens Monday in Greenwich VillageThe mission at Existing Conditions is to improve cocktails via science and serve them without a hint of frippery or intimidation.
  3. bars
    Why Do New York’s Cocktail Bars Feel Stuck in the Past?“I keep seeing the same cocktail with different names, because everyone’s making the same thing.”
  4. Cocktails
    Google Now Gives Instructions for Mixing DrinksIt even tells you which glassware to use.
  5. Mixology
    Can’t Stop the Malört: Letherbee Vernal Gin Debuts Monday at Scofflaw (UPDATED)Malört: is there anything it can’t do?
  6. Video Feed
    Watch the Trailer for Mixology, ABC’s New Show Set in a BusyMeatpacking district bars really are the best place to meet single ladies!
  7. Mixology
    How Wacky Can a Bloody Mary Get?Bloody Mary, bloody Mary, bloody Mary.
  8. Mixology
    What Chicago Needs Is A Good Old Man Bar, Says Ben SchillerBen Schiller departs Boka Group for Berkshire Room.
  9. Mixology
    Pass the Truffle Bitters: Adam Seger and Rodrick Markus Start Bitter BizRare Tea Cellars branches into bitters.
  10. Mixology
    Simon Ford Guest-Pours at Drumbar Tonight; Jason Bran Coming March 26Guest bartenders at Drumbar.
  11. Swizzle
    Sexy Mixology TV Show Is Ready for Prime TimeSo, basically, it’s like ‘24’ set inside Employees Only.
  12. Mixology
    This is Malört’s MomentMalört has gone from novelty to actual ingredient.
  13. Coming Soon
    Planet Dailies Brings Joseph Brooke On-Board, Opening February in The OriginalThe planned restaurant and mixology bar comes from Planet Hollywood Casino in Las Vegas, but that doesn’t stop itself from aligning with Nancy Silverton’s new burger spot.
  14. Openings
    There Will Soon Be a ‘Hidden’ Bar on Every Block in New YorkWe’ve seen this expansion model before …
  15. Cocktailing
    Bitters Battle: Brooklyn Bitters vs. A.B. Smeby Bittering Co.Bitters go artisanal.
  16. Slideshow
    At Liberte Marc Yanga Shakes Up New and Classic CocktailsClassics meet original contemporary cocktails at Liberte.
  17. Foodievents
    Philadelphia Distilling Mixes It Up at Bistrot La MinetteScallops flambéed in absinthe? How can you go wrong?
  18. Time Wasters
    Introducing the Mad Men Cocktail AppCan you make a martini worthy of Don Draper?
  19. Crime Scenes
    Albert Tummer Gets Arrested for Lighting Apothéke’s Bar on FireBusiness as usual at Apothéke.
  20. Mixocalypse
    Radio Room Returns with Vincenzo MarianellaJoseph Brooke will welcome his mentor, as well as bartenders from San Francisco and Australia.
  21. Mixocalypse
    Drago Centro Calls For Your Cocktail RecipesAmateur mixologists can tweet their cocktail recipes in a new contest.
  22. Mixocalypse
    Calling All Tequila Mixologists to Battle at Ortega 120Winners get a feature in Mutineer Magazine and $250 credit at the Redondo restaurant.
  23. Contests
    Win Tickets to the Debut of Downtown’s First & Hope“Red Rover, Red Rover” is a new Downtown supper club’s answer to Edison’s Radio Room.
  24. Foodienomics
    Economy Increases Culinary School Enrollment, DebtBartending classes are expensive, sure, but they beat tens of thousands of dollars in culinary school debt.
  25. Mixocalypse
    First & Hope Scores Barman Marcos TelloDowntown’s forthcoming supper club is reeling in esteemed bar talent.
  26. Back of the House
    First & Hope Hires The Edison’s Aidan DemarestThe mixology expert is working with chef Shelley Cooper on a cocktail menu.
  27. Openings
    What to Eat and Drink at Station Hollywood, Open Tomorrow at The W HotelClever cocktails, table service, and bar eats abound.
  28. Booze News
    Saddle Peak Lodge Takes It Back to ProhibitionThe classic cocktail mixology craze makes it to Malibu.
  29. Foodievents
    Elijah Craig Coming to Raise Comme Ca’s Bar This SundayFour L.A. bartenders will compete with bourbon cocktails.
  30. Openings
    The Hudson Opens Today, Uniting Many a Current TrendThe Hudson opens up with lots of L.A. trends to offer.
  31. Gold Watch
    Jonathan Gold Mixes Up a ‘Classic L.A. Combination’Jonathan Gold on The Descendants and Weinerschnitzel.
  32. Mediavore
    Homeboy Industries Feels Financial Pinch; Grease Truck Spills on a La JollaHomeboy Industries feels short on cash, while a grease truck spills its contents in La Jolla.
  33. Mediavore
    McDonald’s-Subsidized CTA Rides; Morton’s Goes Mail-OrderPlus: Cupcakes in the Middle East; crowdsourced recipes.
  34. Mediavore
    Eid at Chuck E. Cheese; Bloomberg’s Dash of SaltPlus: Cupcakes come to the Middle East, and airlines love mixology, all in our morning news roundup.
  35. Chef Shuffle
    Tailor Loses All-star Mixologist Eben FreemanA blow for cocktailians.
  36. Celebrity Settings
    Have a Drink With Bethenny Frankel and Andy RoddickYou can make the Skinnyguy Andy Roddick or the Brooklyn Decker at home.
  37. Foodievents
    ‘Under One Umbrella’ Blends Cuisine with Molecular Mixology TonightMixologists and chefs come together in a unique exhibition at The Mark.
  38. Gold Watch
    J Gold is Having a Cocktail PartyJonathan Gold throws a bash for Zocalo Public Square and L.A.’s new cocktail movement.
  39. Lists
    BlackBook Loves Sonsie, Forgets Hungry MotherDid your favorite cocktail bar make the list?
  40. Trimmings
    At Least They Didn’t Go With ‘Coffee Chef’McDonald’s, of all places, adopts the pretentious parlance of a speakeasy.
  41. Demos
    How to Carve Your Own Spherical IceA video demo by B Flat mixologist Takaaki Hashimoto.
  42. Mixology
    Rachel Maddow Stirs Jimmy FallonThe pundit and cocktail enthusiast prepared a Bijou on ‘Late Night.’
  43. Cocktails
    Johnny, NeatThe pastry playboy is using spherical ice cubes at PDT.
  44. Videofeed
    Rachel Maddow, MixologistThe TV pundit demonstrates her favorite classic cocktail, the Jack Rose.
  45. Trends
    Does the ‘Times’ Cocktail Story Hold Water?Sure, molecular mixology exists, but how many New York bartenders actually practice it?
  46. Hot Chef News
    Johnny Iuzzini Wants to Muddle Your CocktailNew York’s sexiest chef has become a student of mixology.
  47. NewsFeed
    We’ve Seen Some Great Shaker Faces, But This One Is the BestThere’s a whole lotta shakin’ going on.
  48. NewsFeed
    $5 Margaveza Among ‘GQ’ Top 20 Cocktails in AmericaA punky Brooklynite is in distinguished Manhattan company.
  49. NewsFeed
    John Hodgman Unlikely Star of Mixologist CalendarIn what will surely become mixology’s version of Yankees Stadium’s Monument Park, Jill DeGroff, wife of “King of Cocktails” Dale, has sketched caricatures of a dozen “cocktailians” and included them in a calendar that’s going for $17.95 (about the price of an overpriced drink!). Some of the local drink-slingers whose recipes and rosy-cheeked mugs are featured: Audrey Saunders from Pegu Club, Julie Rainer from Flatiron Lounge, and Sasha Petraske from Milk and Honey. Our favorite part, though, is the page on which a pants-less John Hodgman gives his preferred synonyms for booze.