October 2016 archive

A Home Bartender’s Dream Come True – Equal Parts Cocktail Book: Shake. Stir. Sip.

The craft cocktail revival these last 15 or so years has introduced us to the classics, the pre-prohibition tipples dug up from dusty archives with foreign sounding ingredients, as well as the innovative, modern style drinks inspired, no doubt, by the foodie revolution and farm to table movement. And while it can be fun to indulge in […]

Longines Masters with Champagne Barons de Rothschild

The Longines Masters is a prestigious international equestrian competition that showcases the Grand Slam of Show Jumping. The series of competitions started its journey in Los Angeles just a few weeks back and will then head to Paris in December, and is capped off in Hong Kong in February. Guess who attended this year’s fancy pants […]

Barefoot Bubbly’s Fruit in a Flute Cocktails & Event!

A couple weekends back I was part of a phantasmagoric, technicolor dream deep in the Hills of Beverly… There were synchronized swimmers bedecked in the most adorable caps and suits… …photogenic poofs of cotton candy, brightly colored flower crowns, and allll of the beautiful people. So, what was the purpose of all of this California whimsy and multicolored […]