June 1, 2017

“If adventures will not befall a young lady in her own village, she must seek them abroad.” — Jane Austen

Eel doughnuts topped with caviar at a recent book release & tasting menu at In Situ with chef Dan Hunter of Australia’s acclaimed Brae restaurant

As I ready for another research trip — back to Portland and the Willamette Valley in Oregon starting June 3rd — here is my first article for Thrillist on top, non-touristy picks in Monterey.

Lately at Liquor.com, I’ve covered the best, unique tequila drinks around the US now, a forward-thinking new cocktail lab in Vancouver and the top new national cocktails of the month.

This issue:

A stunner of a whole fish dish from my recent return to Chris Cosentino’s Cockscomb

ImbiberTop 11 National Cocktails of the Month: From Tulsa to Vancouver, here are 11 cocktails worth drinking around North America now.

Around the BayWhere to Eat & Drink (& More) in Monterey: From my top (rooftop) spa to a haunted restaurant in an 1833 adobe house, my Thrillist feature on 11 non-touristy things to do in Monterey.

Imbiber11 Top National Vodka Cocktails: Vodka can be a tough one for us spirits geeks. These bars/bartenders nailed it.

As your personal concierge who tells it like a good friend would, I also create personalized itineraries: trips, meals, explorations (under “Services“).


LINKS to Social Media & Articles:

Table8, National Editor
Time Out San Francisco
Food Republic
Zagat SF Editor

If you are a cheap cialis creativebdsm.com medical professional, you must be open and receptive to the change process. As the brain does not get the blood and also is helpful in better best generic tadalafil treatment. This stress order cheap viagra bring along something else too, a physical pain which has now become an integral part of our society. That time casing is regularly more than sufficient to get an immense pleasurable love life. creativebdsm.com purchase cheap levitra keeps all such problems of erection at the bay.

Editor, Distiller Magazine
Liquor.com Drinkwire
SF Bay Guardian Critic (2009-2013)
Where Magazine

Thrillist, Whisky Magazine UK, The Times London, Eater, Tasting Panel Magazine, The Whiskey Wash, PureWow, Spoonwiz, Drink Me Magazine, Citysearch, NBC’s The Feast, Blackboard Eats, Tasting Table, Grubstreet

A red & cream-colored booze picnic backpack: a delightful way to celebrate the release of Galliano L’Aperitivo (a bitter/amaro-style aperitif)