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Tipsy Tuesday: Dallas Booze News

Continually surprised by the mixologists, brew masters and food industry of Dallas, I love how menus across the city are constantly changing to push us to try new spirits and boozy concoctions. This week reveals unique brews and drinks to wipe away our summer blues. For the Beer Lovers: Watermelon and beer seem like an […]

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5 Martini Recipes and a Contest from Library Bar

Ready for a martini marathon? Starting Wednesday August 20, the Library is hosting a month-long series with 20 new martinis that will compete for a more permanent spot on the menu. Guests will vote on their favorite cocktails and come up with their own creative names for them as well. There will be 5 martinis […]

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Tipsy Tuesday: Dallas Booze News July 15-19th

If you were one of the individuals at Bastille on Bishop that kept your wine glass anxiously strapped to your hand, or if you enjoyed one glass too many in honor of the French Revolution, then I would say job well done. Though you didn’t let those Monday Blues get you down, you’re probably one […]

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Don’t Do What You’re About to Do, Bolsa Mercado

The baked goods—formerly a bright spot—were being shipped in from Hypnotic Donuts and others, and everything just felt…tired. I stop at Bolsa Mercado a few times a week for a quick dinner or six-pack, and I began to do so with less frequency.

Well, now we know why.

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Pour Judgment: Great Service and Good Craft Cocktails at the Bowen House

When popular vintage shop Ahab Bowen closed in 2011, Dallas fashionistas were devastated. The house stood unused until five weeks ago, when it reopened as another business honoring the past, Victorian era-themed bar, Bowen House. I stopped by Saturday night at 9 pm to get a feel for the place and to sample the drinks.

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