Theo Stefanidis

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Good Value 'House Wine'? Try a Côtes du Rhône

<i>Côtes du Rhône wines</i><p>Are you looking for a versatile wine you can enjoy with all kinds of casual food -- grilled meats, pastas, pizza? Would you like to find a "house wine" for under $20 that still makes a meal feel special? France's gigantic eastern appellation -- the Rhône -- may be a better value …

5 Ways to Make a Manhattan

In which we acknowledge the recent surge in popularity of the 130-year-old drink, establish guidelines for making it, and offer a few ways to mess with the formula.<p><i>Published in the February 2013 issue</i><p><b>We don't have any hard numbers</b> for you, but countless hours of observation lead us to believe that …

Cocktail of the Week: A Drink Fit for The Matrix

Cocktail of the Week: The Rum Drink You Make with Bourbon

<b>"For our winter menu,</b> I wanted to build a drink that had some of those warm, seasonal flavors while also being pretty powerful. The Fair Thee Well is a cross between a Manhattan and a Fair and Warmer, a rum-based cocktail made with vermouth and curaçao. Pierre Ferrand Curaçao is really phenomenal. …

Cocktail of the Week: A Rye Drink for Folks "In the Perimeter"

Cocktail of the Week: Midnight Mary #3

<b>"The inspiration for the original</b> Midnight Mary was definitely seasonal. Tomato plants in the area are yielding their best produce for the next month or so. Their flavor is rich and complex, and the aromas take you right back to the garden. This cocktail sought to capture the tail end of summer. …