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Okay, it's just before 5 PM on the Friday before 4th of July weekend. If your boss hasn't let you start drinking yet, please show them this post. It's time. Hey, I'm not even saying it necessarily has to be alcoholic (right away), but consuming libations is just as much part of your American heritage as capitalism, reality TV and the mythology of pulling yourself up by your bootstraps. Go get a coffee or a...
People of Brooklyn, we have many talents. But a couple of them stand out more than others; one of them is drinking. We have more bars than any bar-addicted fool could ever hope for. And now that it is nice and steamy outside, one kind of bar we all love is the variety that serves frozen drinks. We don't care if you're someone who "doesn't like sweet drinks." Do you like alcohol? Do you like to...
Have you ever heard of decision fatigue? Jeremy Oertel, beverage director at Donna, has. “Mr. Big from Sex and the City—he wears the same suit every day,” Oertel told me last night at Donna, where a DJ set floats above a surprising number of cocktail drinkers for the Tuesday before Thanksgiving. “‘If I could just take some choices out of my life, I could be less tired by the end of the day,” Mr. Big’s...
  “I hate the articles that are like, ‘And she ordered a burger!’” declares Aya Cash, the 33-year-old star of FX’s breakthrough comedy, You’re the Worst. “Like, who cares?” Cash sits across from me at her neighborhood spot, Boerum Hill’s Rucola, a small Italian restaurant on a brownstone-lined residential corner that she cops to visiting “once or twice a day.” It’s the kind of gray, drizzly October afternoon when your heart whispers, “It’s still summer,” but...

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