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Top Beer Gardens In Connecticut

Beer Gardens have been gaining in popularity in Connecticut as several bars, breweries and restaurants adding them to attract customers. These are some of the best in the state for spending a warm day under the sun enjoying a cold beer.

05/21/2015

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Ask A Connecticut Bartender: Your Top Tequila Cocktail

What would a Cinco de Mayo party or any visit to a Mexican restaurant be without tequila? The distilled beverage made from the agave plant is Mexico’s national drink, and is the premiere ingredient in margaritas and so many other fabulous cocktails. Here are five of the top tequila cocktails, courtesy of the staff at one of Connecticut’s finest Mexican restaurants, Tequila Mockingbird.

05/04/2015

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Top Bars To Celebrate Cinco De Mayo In Connecticut

Connecticut residents who want to join the Cinco de Mayo festivities should visit one of these fine Mexican bars.

04/30/2015

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Top Gay Bars In Connecticut

Select bars in Connecticut cater to the LGBT community and create space for them to meet, greet, and feel comfortable. These range from some of the top gay bars in the state to gay friendly bars that might not necessarily host specialized events. Popular gay bars in Connecticut feature drag shows and special event nights such as ladies night or transgender parties.

04/16/2015

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Top Bars To Spend Your Tax Return/Celebrate End of Tax Day In Connecticut

Wednesday, April 15 has different meanings for different people. For some it means the end of overtime and working late doing everyone’s taxes. For others it equates to the joy of getting your tax return money and deciding what to do with your new cash. Celebrate tax returns and the end of tax day by splurging and treating yourself out for dinner and drinks.

04/09/2015

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Top Rainy Day Bars In Connecticut

On days where it’s raining there’s no need to just stay home. These state bars provide not just shelter from the rain but good company, top-notch menu items and fun times.

03/26/2015

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Top Baseball Bars In Connecticut

For great food, drinks and company, these bars can’t be beat when you’re in the mood to take in America’s national pastime.

03/19/2015

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Top Irish Bars In Connecticut

Spend this year’s St. Patrick’s Day at one of these Irish pubs.

03/05/2015

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Ask A Connecticut Bartender: Your Top Martini Recipe

The martini has been in existence for well over a century, and it has persevered as one of America’s favorite cocktails. For some of the best recipes, we called upon bartender John Ginnetti from the New Haven cocktail lounge 116 Crown.

02/26/2015

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Top Mardi Gras Celebrations In Connecticut

You may be in Connecticut but that doesn’t mean you can’t celebrate Mardi Gras. Mardi Gras is this February 17, 2015. Whether you want to make a night of dancing and New Orleans-style music or celebrate the culture through food, there are events throughout the state this Fat Tuesday as well as throughout the week.

02/12/2015

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2011 Summer Movie Preview

The Memorial Day weekend kicks off the summer movie season. And what a season it’s turning out to be. From sequels to superheroes, we have a roundup of the most anticipated films of the year.

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