Obscure European Aperitifs Are All the Rage; The Bronx Spawns New Beers
Little-known European aperitifs are all the rage these days, from Rabarbaro Zucca, a rhubarb-flavored amaro, to Becherovka, a cinnamon herbal liqueur from the Czech Republic.
Jack Daniel's is tweaking the look of its iconic black-and-white label. For one, the "Lynchburg: Pop. 361" is gone due to the town's population growing to about 6,362.
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Two new breweries have opened in the Bronx. The Jonas Bronck's Beer Co. and the Bronx Brewery will each be turning out beers inspired by the borough.
A roundup of frozen blended drinks includes the Dutch Hopper at Mulberry Project, the Redrum Cocktail at the Bedford, and Yuzu Watermelon Margarita at David Burke Kitchen.
Wine pouches are in vogue. Glenora Winery in New York and the Clif Family Winery and Farm in California's Napa Valley use them to keep their wines fresh and tasty.
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