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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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Top Valentine’s Day Events For Singles In Connecticut

Sure, Valentine’s Day is supposed to be for couples, but that doesn’t mean those who are unattached can’t enjoy the day as well. Connecticut has plenty going on this year to make that easy.

02/05/2015

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Top Country Bars In Connecticut

Here are some of the best bars around Connecticut to pull on those cowboy boots and do some dancing.

01/22/2015

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Top Cocktail Happy Hours In Connecticut

Some of these best happy hour restaurants and bars cater to sports lovers, the after-work crowd or those looking for delicious food to go with their drink.

01/15/2015

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Ask A Connecticut Expert: Your Top Hot Winter Drink

Stamford’s award-winning restaurant Napa and Co. has, in addition to its massive wine selection, an impressive offering of cocktails mixed by Bar Manager Eric Ribeiro. So we asked him about his latest hot drinks to enjoy this season.

01/01/2015

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2014’s Top New Cocktail Bars In Connecticut

These are the rookie cocktail bars that made the best impression this past year.

12/25/2014

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Top Up-And-Coming Connecticut Bands Of 2014

Here are some of the state’s best acts that we’re sure to hear more from in the coming months and years.

12/11/2014

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Top Spots For Holiday Cocktails In Connecticut

These Connecticut spots are outstanding gathering places, offering a festive atmosphere along with mixed drinks that are perfect for savoring on a winter day.

12/04/2014

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Top Hookah Bars In Connecticut

These are some of the best places in the state to have a relaxing and stimulating hookah experience.

11/20/2014

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