One of the women of chilaquil.
24 Nov 2015

Dispatches From the Road: Getting Sloppy at Toms Leather Bar and la Esquina del Chilaquil

  My last day in the DF and, like so many mornings in this town, my eyes open to a criminal hangover. This cruda is beyond, and, suddenly, the cantina hopping and hanging in Toms Leather Bar until 4 am seem less legitimate without the strength of Ron Bacardi’s fortified

Stephen Torres - Threadbare-Fact Finder (Editor, San Francisco) 0
24 Nov 2015

Drunksgiving: A Thanksgiving Beer Guide

Why serve beer at your Thanksgiving dinner? Because it’s fucking delicious. Also because: A great bottle of beer is generally cheaper and easier to find than a great bottle of wine. The Pilgrims did it (allegedly). Beer’s roasty, malty, savory flavors perfectly complement our beloved Thanksgiving dishes. Don’t believe me?

Allyson Herbst, Future Multi-thousandaire 0
18 Nov 2015

Meet Me in the Bathroom and Tell Me All Your Secrets

On a humid night in NYC, all the young, beautiful Brooklyn children who had grown bored with playing indoor bocce or taking pensive fireplace selfies wandered down to a dimly lit basement bar. With a cold drink in every hand and a hot butt in every folding chair, they waited

Allyson Herbst, Future Multi-thousandaire 0


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El Panteón de San Gregorio.  Photo by Eduardo X. García
13 Nov 2015

Nite Owl: Noche de Muertos In the Foothills

The weather has been indecisive since the day I arrived and today is no different. Heavy oversaturated thunderheads lean on the craggy edges of El Mordor: Mexico City. I’m not sure if it’s lightning I see in the corner of my eye, or my espantos arriving uncharacteristically early. Still, no

Stephen Torres - Threadbare-Fact Finder (Editor, San Francisco) 0
11 Nov 2015

Tea Is the New Whiskey

There is a wave of tea houses in San Francisco with popularity surging. They aren’t exactly new—what with places like Samovar being household names for years—but they are growing in scope, scale and (metaphorical) buzz.

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oakland brewery
10 Nov 2015

The Incredible Oakland Brewery Scene

Craft brewing in Oakland dates back to the 1850s. This article is about where to find their incredible beer and tasting rooms

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04 Nov 2015

Win Tickets To The Village Voice Holiday Spirits Cocktail Cruise!

  FOR NEW YORK RESIDENTS ONLY! The Village Voice Holiday Spirits 3rd annual tasting event will feature an array of 25+ distilleries, wineries & more from New York City and beyond! The event will take place aboard the Hornblower Infinity Cruise Ship, on three decks (indoors and outdoors). Set sail and

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