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Amaro: Putrid or Pivotal?

Grub Street may call them "putrid," but Brad Thomas Parsons (our resident bitters expert) calls amari "pivotal in the current cocktail renaissance," in his latest piece on the amaro scene in…


Betty Carter

Jeremy Oertel came up with this sherry and amaro-infused whiskey sour in ode to Betty Carter, the legendary jazz singer who once lived in Brooklyn's Fort Green neighborhood.


Autumn Sweater

The bittersweet lyrics of “Autumn Sweater,” from Yo La Tengo’s 1997 album, I Can Hear the Heart Beating As One, serve as the source material for this melancholy change-of-season shoegazer.