Drinks

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2 Simple Mocktail Recipes For Summer

Want to take a tropical vacation without leaving the house? Try one of these drink recipes from Shane Carley, author of “The Mason Jar Cocktail Companion.”

07/21/2015

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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

GoPong Portable High Top Party Bar.

TGF: Gear: Serving Drinks At The Tailgate

GoPong’s Portable High Top Party Bar is a full-size serving bar for all your tailgating needs.

02/24/2015

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Fruity Cocktails To Beat The Summer Heat

Lemonade may be a great thirst quencher in the hot, hot heat of summer time, but get creative this year with some drinks that are a bit more fun.

07/01/2014

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The World’s Best Classic Cocktails In The Bars That Invented Them

There’s nothing better than kicking back on vacation with a classic local cocktail, and nothing worse than being interrupted by some blowhard waxing poetic about the drink’s storied “history”. Unless you’re the blowhard, and you’re sitting at the exact bar where the drink was invented.

04/04/2014

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Honesty Bars: The Bars Where You Pay Whatever You Want

If you’ve ever stayed at a boutique hotel abroad, odds are you’ve come across a “Seriously, where on earth did the bartender go — oh wait, there is no bartender?” honesty bar.

03/26/2014

Study: Divorce Rate Higher In Couples Where Only One Spouse Is Heavy Drinker

According to a recent study by the University at Buffalo Research Institute on Addictions (RIA), couples where only one spouse was a heavy drinker had a much higher divorce rate than other couples.

11/23/2013

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Gunman’s Mother Kept Trials Of Home Life Hidden

At the bar, everybody knew her name.

12/16/2012

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Top Bars With A College Night In Connecticut

Whether you’re a current student or an alum lucky enough to still look like the photo on your school ID, there are plenty of establishments willing to give you reasons to party.

08/30/2012

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Top Pool Halls In Connecticut

If you’re looking for a fun atmosphere with affordable entertainment, a great place to meet friends, or a good-energy place for some drinks and relaxation, give the billiards bars a shot.

08/09/2012

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