Category Archives: Drinks

Highlight: AMC’s Dine-In Movie Theatre (Almost) Steals the Show

With Memorial Day behind us, the summer movie season has officially kicked into high gear. Whether you like teenage mutants (X-Men: First Class ), violent robots (Transformers: Dark of the Moon) or magical wizards (Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part II), there’s something for everyone in theatres this season. This summer, AMC offers a great way for you to enhance your moviegoing experience.Picture yourself reclining in an oversized, plush, leather chair while you munch on complementary gourmet popcorn or sip on your favorite cocktail and dine on blackened salmon, steak and crab dip all while watching the latest Hollywood summer blockbuster. Sounds good, right? AMC theatre thought

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Lounge Review: Stir

I have reservations! That’s what I yelled over the thumping bass of P-Diddy’s “Hello, Good Morning” to the bouncer who was checking ID’s at the door of Stir, a lounge on New York City’s upper east side. He pointed me in the direction of the hostess at the bar. Sure, I had called ahead to reserve a table for two, but I was also referring to my sudden suspicion that this supposed night of laid-back martini tasting and appetizer nibbling had just taken a turn for the worse. The raucous crowd spilling out of the door was my first indication

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The Urbane Urbanite: One Year & 105 Blog Posts Later…

I can’t believe it. A year ago today, I sat down to write my very first blog post: a lengthy review of my experience at a private editor’s tasting of an upscale tequila. When I created this blog, it was never my intention to post this much. I figured I’d pump out a post once or twice a month when I felt like it and that would be that. And here I am a year and 105 blog posts later. *Pats self on the back* But I couldn’t have done it alone. A big ol’ cyber hug to my homie,

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