Hidden Gems: Nozawa Bar

I had to experience at least one omakase while I was in Los Angeles! But where? LA’s sushi scene is abundant and I wanted to make sure I tried one of the best. I managed to find Nozawa Bar in Beverly Hills. The private 10-seat sushi bar is hidden away in the back of SUGARFISH…

Best Bars: Alley Cat Lounge

I absolutely love checking out new bars and hanging out to try a couple great cocktails. There always seems to be at least one memorable bar that  becomes a favorite when I’m exploring a new city. Alley Cat Lounge was the one that did it for me in Savannah. I met up with another solo…

Off to Savannah: Treylor Park and the Prohibition Museum

Just a few days after returning from El Salvador, it was back to the airport and off to Savannah for the long Presidents’ Day weekend! It was my first time in the Georgia coastal city and I was looking forward to a charming Southern escape. I checked in to my historic district hotel and walked…

Bar Hopping: Minneapolis

Here are some of the bars I went to while visiting Minneapolis: Marvel Bar This unmarked speakeasy can be found behind a restaurant, down some stairs, and behind a purple door. Marvel Bar serves the classics along with unique creations. Their original Oliveto was refreshingly different and worth a try. (50 N 2nd Ave, Minneapolis,…

Noble Experiment

Inside The Neighborhood eatery, you’ll find a small dark speakeasy tucked away in the back. Noble Experiment serves classic and revamped versions of craft cocktails. Reservations are highly recommended and only accepted via text. Once inside The Neighborhood, head to the back towards the bathrooms and you’ll see the entrance – a tall stack of…

Cocktails at The Office

I was ready from some great cocktails to follow my tasty dinner at Siena Tavern. As much as I wanted to try the innovative drinks of The Aviary, reservations called for a minimum of two people. I then heard about an exclusive speakeasy in the basement of The Aviary serving fantastic hand crafted cocktails called…