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BLT Steak Barrel-Aged Cocktails

BLT Steak Barrel-Aged Cocktails

Washington is a town that runs on politics.  Regardless of political party, there’s going to be a lot less of all of that gub’mint work going around thanks to the Sequestpocalypse.  That means we’re all doing more with less for the foreseeable future.  To cut down on...
How to Drink Whiskey 101

How to Drink Whiskey 101

“What butter and whiskey won’t cure, there’s no cure for.”  Whoever first uttered these words in ancient Ireland must’ve been a scholar. And the ancestor of Mark Twain and Paula Deen.Though adults and teething babies alike enjoy the taste of whiskey, it takes a bit...
Irish Whiskey Public House Opens

Irish Whiskey Public House Opens

Remember Porter’s, the Dupont s**thole that even off-shift dancers from Camelot stayed away from? My fondest memory of the bar was getting kicked out one Saturday night for being a destitute college grad who smuggled in my own beer. With those days long gone, both...
Fiola’s Venison-Washed Whiskey

Fiola’s Venison-Washed Whiskey

The Drink: Deer in the Headlights ($15) Where to Get It: Fiola, 601 Pennsylvania Avenue NW, Washington, DC.  202.628.2888 What It Is: A cocktail with venison fat-washed rye whiskey, Averna Amaro, and The Bitter Truth EXR herbal liqueur. It’s the color of dark aged...
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