Yum ~ Urban Daddy rounds up lots of great deals popping up around LA bars/lounges [i.e. 35 cent surprise specialty gin cocktails at the Edison!]
In love with the design details of Schiller's Liquor Bar
Frosine Glasses by Michelle Ivankovic for Umbra's U+ Collection
Popped into The Varnish last night ~ the new speakeasy-esque lounge through the door in the back of the booths at LA institution Cole's!
Bacon Manhattan at the Bristol + Tang Cube Mimosa at HBTV + Banana Split 7 Inch at the Publican + Bedford Falls Punch at the Violet Hour = UrbanDaddy's Roundup of Chicago Cocktails!
Closeup with the Rosangel Tequila (SO SO yummy) ~ what's even more inspiring is looking up close at the pattern they use on everything... so many details pop out...
Chikotan Charcoal Stirrers- "Think of Chikotan as the ultimate swizzle stick. This high quality Japanese Bamboo charcoal stirrer is perfect for stirring and purifying drinks and cocktails."
"Dinner"s Coral Gables Cocktail
Veranda-tini ~ a mixture of limeade, a ginger-infused liqueur called Domaine de Canton, vodka and loads of mint—with a fresh gardenia garnish ~ from Veranda
"Baked" makes ginger beer!
My Adventures in Food makes a delicious looking Tangerine Caipirinha!
Beautiful picture of an Old San Juan from "Dinner" ~ and a recipe for Orange BItters too...
Neon Living's Wine Stand ~ while we think it feels a bit 90's for some reason, still intriguing to look at
Latest from Hangar One ~ a new batch of their Alchemist Series Vodka Chipotle ~ i'm so curious about the flavor, and love the packaging!
Glasstique ~ we've been seeing the 1L water bottles and solo cups turned into glass a few times now, but fun to see the old school thermos ~ and nice that they are corked too!
James Jeans takes us behind the scenes of his incredible series of wine bottles for Grateful Palate which are now available...9 bottles in all, these are truly gorgeous collectibles!
Boat Life ~ latest dining collection from Form Us With Love for Sagaform ~ so playful, perfect for a summery seaside picnic
Artecnica 2009 has 4 great collections with Tord Boontje as well as jewelry ~ more incredible lighting, candle holders, and the coolest recycled champagne bottle dish!
Oooh Hedonia makes a Daiquiri from a copy of the Bartender's Guide ... by Trader Vic, 1947 edition!
On adorable branding/packaging ~ the Hitachino Nest Beer owl is so cute! There is even a valentine's day special label... i love the big bottles with the owl printed on glass and cap!
Fun poster from Miller's MGD64 ~ love how these cocktails look like designer chairs...
I was so intrigued by the packaging of the Highland Park Single Malts, here's a look at some of the before and after, as well as some of the rationale behind the design
On beautiful scotch bottles ~ Highland Park 40 years old is gorgeous...
L'Atelier du Vin Air Cork Puller ~ no cartridge needed!
On new ways to dry your wine glasses ~ Architec's Airdry Wine Glass Drying Rack
We sent Anita to NYC for a complete immersion in the world of Gran Centenario's new Rosangel Hibiscus Tequila ~ and she shares some incredible images of drinks, bartenders, and more!
Send Wine ~ a new silicone wine stopper from Fred!
Stoli Elit is our latest vodka of choice ~ super tall pretty bottle ~ with a surprisingly heavy cap too...
Rosangel launched today! Hibiscus infused Tequila from Gran Centenario! And Anita will have pics from the launch party/events in NYC for us soon!
Oooh another unexpected twist on the Bloody Mary from Garrett's Table ~ Shrimp Cocktail! Cocktail and appetizer all in one!
Garrett's Table makes a BLT Bloody Mary ~ yes, complete with Bacon Vodka!
How strange are these bottles of Alfa Romeo WINES? They remind me of scorpion from mortal kombat...
VIne Glasses by Johanna Jansson
Eat Make Read makes a gorgeous Blood Orange Mimosa
Cucumber Mint Sake Cocktail from the Daily Loaf
It's fun to explore the Macallan Distillery grounds through the beautiful photographs of Rankin.
Danish Schumachers' flavored schnaps
Awesome Orvis Gunning Box Bar
Desperately wanting this Table Tap by Arnout Visser and sold by Droog ~ would be perfect in a chem lab looking absinthe setup for dripping water...
A look back at 2008 ~ Thanks for supporting Liqurious in its first few months ~ here are the Top 100 posts so far!
Greece is for Lovers HOOKER'S DELIGHT ~ beautifully cheeky martini glass design...
A Mountain of Crushed Ice makes an Indian Sunshine for this weeks MxMo
The Griffin ~ on more options of off-strip vegas with gorgeous neon signage (yes there's one in los feliz too, but this one has the cooler neon!)
As promised, here's a close up look at the 8 exclusive artist designed Frankie's Tiki Room mugs as well as the adorable Tiki Stirrers, and the menu!
Frankie's Tiki Room in Las Vegas ~ an incredible tiki bar with lots of lore and history behind it ~ and filled with gorgeous tiki artworks, sculptures, and exclusive tiki mugs!