Category Archives: Spanish

STRAIGHT UP – BLACKBERRY SANGRIA

  I know…two cocktail recipes in a row but it’s been a really rough week, guys White sangria is one of the few instances where I will bend my “no-fruit-in-cocktails” rule and also my “don’t-order-drinks-that-scream-‘Girls-Night-Out!!’” rule*. My tolerance for sangria … Continue reading

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RESERVATIONS – AMADA

I’m not exactly writing groundbreaking journalism here by extolling the many virtues of Amada. The flagship restaurant of Chicago-bred Iron Chef Jose Garces, Amada opened to great praise in 2005 (a year in which I was way more concerned with … Continue reading

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