Tonight, Bit By a Fox and Owney’s Rum is reunited for a tasting at Atlantic Cellars in Brooklyn from 6-9pm. I’m so excited to be shaking up this hot, little number alongside Bridget Firtle, the one woman distillery and bad-ass that I am slightly obsessed with. Click here for details!
September 2013 archive
Happy First Day of Autumn! While today is the autumnal equinox and marks the official shift in the seasons, fall has been on my mind since Labor Day weekend. Every year, after that last ‘summer’ weekend, it’s like clockwork here in New York – the light starts to change, the air gets slightly cooler and […]
Foxy Friend, Lee Houck takes over Bit By a Fox this week in what may be the beginning of a series of guest blogging posts about important cocktail experiences, favorite tipples and thoughts on drinking. At some point during my mother’s visit to New York City back in April, she remarked, apropos of our evening: […]
Oh, hey Guys! Howsit going out there? No biggie…I’m just checking in, making sure you’re liking what you see, getting what you want from this blog relationship. I started this blog because I wanted to write about something I’m super jazzed about – Booze! More specifically, the changing small batch spirits industry, and the rich […]
In the 1800’s, Brooklyn was teeming with distilleries. Like much of the country, it was full-on hooch heaven. And the Red Hook neighborhood was its stairway to it. Gin, rum and whiskey stills lined the waterfront for years…that is, until prohibition. Well, legally, at least. Al Capone DID start his mob career here. But with […]