Tamara PalmerThe Cupid's Arrow cocktail at Puccini and Pinetti is a nice choice for this lovers' weekend, if only for drowning a lonelyheart's sorrows. It's essentially a margarita, made with Partida tequila, muddled blood orange, lime juice, and simple syrup, with a float of Grand Marnier. A ... More >>
Pondering dignity and derrieres at Puccini and Pinetti
shirley77/FlickrDoesn't this look better than those itty-bitty seats at the Opera House?Here's the thing: Unless you're able to manage that willing suspension of disbelief better than we are, you might love opera, but you don't love LOVE opera. Yeah, you enjoy dressing up and milling around b ... More >>
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