By Denise Oliveira Modern art, experimental live music and a dance party: These are a few of the things you’ll find at MoMA PS1 on Saturdays through Sept. 6. On Warm Up Saturdays, tickets are $20 at the door ($18 in advance), and the party goes from 3 to 9pm. […]
By Seth Fera-Schanes A few options present themselves for the annual fourth of July celebrations in NYC. 1. Get out of town. The equation is simple: one part long weekend, mixed with two parts hot and sticky NYC. The outcome is boarding a plane, train or bus to […]
The adage: ‘work hard, play hard’ applies to New York City’s millions of residents. Long commutes and longer hours, the stress levels can get high. To relax, some all these people frequent after work happy hours the after and cherish their weekends. With that in mind and summer here in all its humid glory, we bring you the Watermelon Cosmo. It is a country meets classy cocktail and comes fully equipped with watermelon ice cubes. Enjoy.
By Seth Fera-Schanes Make a few simple adjustments and see New York City in an entirely new way. Seek out your favorite rooftop, bike across the Brooklyn Bridge, lay flat on the corner of Christopher St and Gay St and just start snapping away. The different angles and […]
This signature cocktail comes to us from Hanson Dry bar in the Clinton Hill neighborhood of Brooklyn. With a minimal ingredient list and simple preparation this would be a great drink to make when friends stop by during the summer. Serve with some tapas such as these Sauteed Spanish Pimientos de Padron or these Pickled Garlic Scapes with Green Olives and Prosciutto.
By Seth Fera-Schanes With the official start of summer, we wanted to add to our cocktail list with The Mary Pickford. This recipe comes to us from The Astor Room in Astoria, Queens. In addition to the great food scene, Queens has some great bars as well. Serving […]
Michter’s Rye cocktail recipe is 5 simple ingredients and perfect for drinking on a summer evening.
By Seth Fera-Schanes Rain showers are not uncommon throughout the summer in New York City. If you get your timing right, there are some great rainbows you can photograph over the city after a storm. I was able to capture one and then took some additional photos of […]
By Seth Fera-Schanes A summer drink sporting the colors of the American Flag and perfect for an Independence Day party with friends. With a mixture of coconut rum and vodka (see full recipe below) this is one crowd pleasing libation.If you are looking for some festive food options […]
By Denise Oliveira Summer is here, which for many of us means it’s time to settle into a hammock or beach chair and catch up on some reading. The task of picking the perfect book can be daunting, so we checked in with experts. Today we present your […]