Drinks

Martinis confirmed for next 007 film

Bond purists, rejoice. Belvedere Vodka has reportedly signed a multimillion-dollar product placement deal with Sony Pictures — and we didn't even find out via a leaked email! — to feature Daniel Craig's super-spy sipping their martinis in next year's "Spectre," currently filming in London. This...

Tuesday, December 16, 2014 - 11:11pm

Do you know how many calories are in your favorite drinks?

How many times have you heard the line, “A few drinks won’t hurt”? Well, actually they will – and according to a new survey, 80 percent of wine and 60 percent of lager drinkers don’t know how many calories they are consuming.The Royal Society for Public Health, the British health body that...

Monday, December 15, 2014 - 8:06pm

Broad Street Riot brings some quality Manhattans to the Financial District

​When Blue Inc. opened a few years ago, the Financial District spot had promise, and demonstrated a sense of playfulness with their cocktail concepts, but something about the space never clicked. For all of the things it did well, there was something too fluorescent and stylized about it. The new...

Thursday, December 11, 2014 - 1:37am

Metro's Portlandia Cookbook party Instagram gallery

Metro headed over to the Spotted Pig in Greenwich Village to toast the release of "the Portlandia Cookbook" from series stars Fred Armisen and Carrie Brownstein along with Jonathan Krisel. And what better way to chronicle a tribute to food from the bastian of hipsterdom than with an Instagram...

Thursday, November 6, 2014 - 12:17am