The only Paulaner Bräuhaus in the western hemisphere recently landed in New York City.
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A peek at the new cocktails from Thor Bergquist at the Lower East Side hotspot Experimental Cocktail Club.
The only thing missing from Mission Chinese Food's branch on the Lower East Side was a cocktail list. Until now. The new Mission Chinese cocktail menu has nine different concoctions served in big plastic cups and priced at $12 apiece, with 75¢ being donated to charity. For recipe inspiration, they looked towards traditional Chinese medicine.
NYC coffee pacesetter Café Grumpy is growing again—despite repeated verbal reluctance to do just that. 2011 will see the Brooklyn-based roaster open their fourth cafe (and second Manhattan location), on the formerly underserved and soon-to-be-overserved Lower East Side, on Essex Street.