The 6 best bars and restaurants for art lovers

The 6 best bars and restaurants for art lovers

Photo courtesy of Pied Piper “The creative process for a new menu always starts with the artwork,” says Tia Barrett, Esmé’s Chicago drinks director. For example, when Esmé’s rotating art exhibit included a three-part series by photographer Paul Octavious, she reflected the theme in the wine list. “I have exhibited the Grenache grape in three … Read more

Cultural treasure | Books | Style weekly

Cultural treasure |  Books |  Style weekly

Of the many books written about blues music — Mississippi Delta blues, Chicago urban blues, electric blues, country blues— there wasn’t one covering the Piedmont acoustic blues scene that developed in Washington DC over decades…that is, until now. “Sweet Bitter Blues: Washington DC’s Homemade Blues,” written by Frank Matheis and harmonica extraordinaire Phil Wiggins, offers … Read more

How do I do Christmas with mom now that we’re polyamorous?

How do I do Christmas with mom now that we’re polyamorous?

Dear Amy: I am almost 50. I have been with my husband for 20 years. We are stable and very much in love. We have chosen to be polyamorous for the past five years. We didn’t tell my parents at first (and certainly not the in-laws!), but the Thanksgiving just before the pandemic I would … Read more

Beyond Meat COO Doug Ramsey arrested for allegedly biting man’s nose

Beyond Meat COO Doug Ramsey arrested for allegedly biting man’s nose

Douglas Ramsey Source: Washington County, Arkansas Beyond Meat Chief Operating Officer Doug Ramsey was arrested this weekend after allegedly biting a man in a man’s nose after a college football game in an Arkansas parking garage. Ramsey, 53, was charged with terrorist threat and third-degree battery and booked into a Washington County jail Saturday night. … Read more

A handful of Michelin-starred restaurants can’t define Toronto

A handful of Michelin-starred restaurants can’t define Toronto

Can a GTA food guide be representative of the city if it doesn’t involve doubles, rotis and beef patties? What about dim sum parlors that range from small spots in Chinatown to the glamorous party halls of Richmond Hill? The red sauce tents in Woodbridge? Or all the South Asian spots in Brampton where people … Read more

Toronto’s Michelin Guide: Everything you need to know

Toronto’s Michelin Guide: Everything you need to know

The much-anticipated Michelin Guide was launched in Toronto Tuesday evening, with one restaurant receiving two stars and a dozen other places getting one star. “It’s unexpected but it’s exciting,” says chef Patrick Kriss, whose restaurants Alo and Alobar Yorkville each received a star. “We’ll keep striving to get two (stars) and for Aloette to get … Read more

Best art event or art festival 2022 | Art + Entertainment | Orlando – Orlando Weekly

Best art event or art festival 2022 |  Art + Entertainment |  Orlando – Orlando Weekly

Best art event or art festival 2022 | Art + Entertainment | OrlandoOrlando Weekly

Best recurring art evenings 2022 | Art + Entertainment | Orlando – Orlando Weekly

Best recurring art evenings 2022 |  Art + Entertainment |  Orlando – Orlando Weekly

Best recurring art evenings 2022 | Art + Entertainment | OrlandoOrlando Weekly

Best Local Visual Artist 2022 | Art + Entertainment | Orlando – Orlando Weekly

Best recurring art evenings 2022 |  Art + Entertainment |  Orlando – Orlando Weekly

Best Local Visual Artist 2022 | Art + Entertainment | OrlandoOrlando Weekly