Tag Archive: mocktail

5 Things I Learned From My Booze Fast

After 39 lonnnng days I finally broke my booze fast with a Dalmore Scotch lunch at the Varnish yesterday. Contrary to popular belief, most days this fast — inspired by Lent but by no means religious — was easy to pull off. I never got the shakes or spontaneously salivated, although in the second week…

Blog Bite: Virgin Taverine at the Tavern

Bored and alone, I found myself having dinner at the bar in the Tavern in Brentwood. No biggie if I were able to drink cocktails but since I’m liquor free for Lent-ish this made keeping my own company a boring prospect. Fortunately the Tavern has a nice cocktail menu comprised of fresh juices. Unfortunately, they…