Unorthodox Nog; Great Hot Toddies
Julie Reiner of Lani Kai; Johnny Swet of Jimmy, the new rooftop bar atop the James Hotel; and Katie Stipe of Vandaag are among the city's bartenders creating lighter alternatives to traditionally heavy eggnog.
The latest trend among the Madonnas and Tom Fords of the world is to have exact replicas of popular bars, like the Connaught in London, replicated in their homes.
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The key to a great hot toddy is to rinse the mug with hot water to warm it before adding any ingredient. Also, try using a higher-proof spirit.
Parents are up in arms over a new school book that refers to Jesus Christ as a "wine-guzzling vagrant."
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