alcohol Archive

My First Time…Drinking Absinthe

February 29, 2012

in alcohol, nightlife

Brooke Schoenman recently wrote about our group experience drinking absinthe at Absinthesalon in Surry Hills for BBC Travel. It was an outing a bunch of us had been trying to plan for a while, and I was excited we were finally able to get a booking early one Friday night. But I’ll admit, I was […]

Sydney Nightlife Chronicled in Coasters

September 9, 2010

in alcohol, night life

It started innocently enough. While sitting at Ivy on St. Patrick’s Day, I posed for a picture on the reserved couch we’d stolen with a coaster in my hand. The coaster had the name of the bar on it, and when we got kicked out of our spot minutes later, I pocketed it to keep […]