Courtesy Revival Bar Revival Bar's cozy surroundings give you the feeling of drinking at home...without actually being at home
Tonight marks the biggest bar night of the year, and what better way to celebrate than by posting up for some cheap drinks. Since you'll be catching up with friends -- or perhaps trying to make new ones -- here's a look at a few places bound to be dishing out bar specials for your amusing pleasure.More »
Last week, we detailed a new Tuesday night party, The Dack Shack's classic daquiri-focused fete at Fatty 'Cue Brooklyn. Shortly after we dropped our account, though, Fatty 'Cue announce it would be altering its hours of operation and reconceptualizing -- and with those changes comes change for the mobile daiquiri operation, too.
Courtesy The Dack Shack/Peter DeStefano via Facebook Fatty Cue' is switching things up and The Dack Shack will now be featured Thursday nights
Although hard apple cider tends to get the most attention during the fall months when apples are in season, the sweet, alcoholic nectar is actually available all year -- a godsend for apple farmers because it can be made from otherwise unsellable apples, and it provides a reliable, year-round source of income. And if Congress passes the CIDER Act -- introduced to the house by New York Congressman Chris Collins and backed by Senator Chuck Schumer -- local farmers might need to raise a glass of their own product to celebrate.
Cider Week via Facebook
While the weather forecasters throw darts to predict how the rest of the week will turn out, the rest of us would probably like to have a little consistency in our lives. Hence, the midweek happy hour. Here's a look at some places you might like to get stuck inside whenever the next tornado or hailstorm falls upon us.
Lyons Brooklyn Oenology Winery Tasting Room offers a buy one, get one free special
The harvest is peaking, but cheap drinks are always in season. Here's a look at a few places around town to get drinks for a steal this week.
Courtesy The Brooklyn Star $1 oysters make The Brooklyn Star a popular happy hour spot
Naren Young's spirits career has taken him all over the world, and he's worked both behind the stick and behind the pen, crafting drinks for patrons and stories on the industry for notable publications. His latest endeavor? He just took over the drinks program at Empellon Cocina and Taqueria, and he'll attempt to make both into ultimate destinations for tequila and mezcal in the city.
La Perla blends reposado tequila, sherry, and pear liqueur
School is just around the corner--are you saving up for supplies? That's as good an excuse as any to drink cheaply at one of this city's happy hours. Here are three we'd hit this week.
Spring Lounge Spring Lounge offers free hot dogs on Wednesdays starting at 5 p.m.