March 15 2017
Ginger spice and mild pine notes are set against citrus sweetness and a touch of bitterness. Nothing is overpowering. Whe ther you’re slurping up some udon soup for lunch or settling in for a nice...
Nov. 9 2016
By TY FORQUER Wine is clearly the star at Bridge Street Social, which offers a staggering 150 wines by the glass, but don’t sleep on the cocktail menu. Under the direction of Nick “Dr. Drinks”...
Creative cocktails mix liquor and wine
Oct. 5 2016
Wine reviewing is, essentially, a subjective snapshot of a wine. A bottle gets cracked open one day, and the wine taster goes on the adventure with food, friends and a little air. There is a lot to consider...
Craft cocktails catch on in Lansing
Oct. 28 2015
The bar is just one of several examples of the budding craft cocktail movement in Greater Lansing. While craft beer is the big economic driver in Michigan’s beverage industry — and soaks up...
Standout performances salvage lackluster script
Oct. 7 2015
Here’s a challenge: Stage a play that focuses on a dull, snobby, stuffy, Review entitled upper class American family whose sense of the meaning of life revolves around endless games of golf and...
Sept. 30 2015
Greater Lansing theatergoers are treated to a smorgasbord of theater openings this weekend
Melissa Inky Kim emerges victorious in Cocktail Wars
March 11 2010
Kim appropriately named her winning concoction the “Hell Cat.” The rim was covered in blue raspberry sugar and Melissa "Inky" Kim of The Chrome Cat won the top prize in Cocktail Wars, a six-weeklong...
Cocktail Wars: It’s a marathon mix-a-rama
Jan. 27 2010
Cocktail Wars is a bracket-style bartender competition sponsored by City Pulse. The first round was held Jan. 24, and the finale, in which the grand prizewinner will be selected, will be Feb. 28. The grand...

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