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NYC’s 8 Best Bourbon Cocktails

Bourbon is a distinctly American spirit, born in Kentucky and responsible for bringing us classic cocktails like the Mint Julep and the Manhattan. In honor of National Bourbon Day on Friday, we’ve rounded up the city’s based cocktails made from the spirit.

CBS New York–01/24/2014

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15 Of The World’s Oldest Bars (The Beer’s Fresh, Though)

Visiting local restaurants and bars is one of the best parts about traveling. Check out any of these old bars – most of which are older than America.

01/22/2014

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NYC’s 7 Best Bars For Fine Irish Whiskey

In celebration of this weekend’s St. Patrick’s Day holiday, we thought we’d pay homage to Irish whiskey, the fastest growing liquor category in the country.

CBS New York–01/08/2014

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The Best (Free!) Hotel Happy Hours

Check out the best FREE hotel happy hours from around the US.

12/31/2013

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Drinking Underground: The World’s 6 Best Bars In Caves

When it comes to drinking, we’re all about going underground. That used to mean drinks at a speakeasy, but now it means in a cave. Check out the world’s best bars in a cave.

12/27/2013

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The Best US Airports For Beer Snobs

Check out the Best US Airports for beer snobs.

12/18/2013

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The 6 Best Date Night Restaurants In Williamsburg

Brooklyn’s trendiest neighborhood is also a date night destination with restaurants ranging from casual fare to fine dining. Whether you’re looking for something affordable or want to impress your sweetheart, these Williamsburg restaurants offer some of the borough’s best in meals and ambiance.

11/05/2013

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New York’s 4 Best Bars For Fall And Winter 2014

Try one these new bars for Fall 2013. Grab some friends and enjoy craft brews and delicious bites.

10/29/2013

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NYC’s 5 Best Bacon Cocktails

Over the past few weeks, we’ve cataloged the city’s best bacon dishes and best bacon desserts. We conclude this bacon-focused series not with a trip to the cardiologist but with a look at New York’s best bacon cocktails.

08/19/2013

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Some NYC LGBT Bars Boycott Vodka Brands Over Russian Anti-Gay Laws

Several New York City LGBT nightspots have decided to take spirits made in Russia off their shelves, as part of a protest against anti-gay laws in that country.

07/27/2013

Alex Denis at Minus 5 Ice Bar

7 Super Cool Air-Conditioned Hideouts In The NYC Area

You may feel comfortable in your air conditioned house — but you’re not entertained (and you’re also running up that utility bill). When you can’t bear the heat any longer, you can plan to hit up one of these air-conditioned haunts.

CBS New York–07/18/2013

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7 Best Summertime Bars In New York

From sidewalk seating and rooftop bars to backyard “gardens,” you’re only a block or two away from al fresco imbibing throughout most of the city. What you seek in a summertime bar is an outdoor space with quality beverages, chill attitude and with any luck, a killer view.

07/17/2013

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NYC’s 7 Best Summer Cocktails

The hot weather and relaxed vibes that accompany summer calls for cocktails made with crisp seasonal fruits, fresh herbs and tons of ice. Order these refreshing specialty cocktails for this season’s coolest way to cool off in NYC.

07/15/2013

Alex Denis & friends at the newly opened Minus 5 Ice Bar

Mobile Couch: Minus5 Ice Bar Comes To Midtown

The city’s first ice bar is now open at the New York Hilton Midtown on Sixth Avenue, where the entire bar is made of ice. TV 10-55’s Alex Denis and the Mobile Couch went to check it out.

07/12/2013

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6 Places To Find The Revolutionary War In NYC

History buffs, listen up. We know Philadelphia and Boston often hog the historical spotlight when it comes to the Revolutionary War, but New York City has its share of significant sites. Honor the fallen and contemplate democracy by paying a visit to one of them.

07/02/2013

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