Mister Paradise’s Clever New Cocktail Menu

A milk punch riff inspired by John Travolta and Nicholas Cage, amaro shots worth savoring and so much more

New York City has an abundance of acclaimed craft cocktail bars but the East Village’s Mister Paradise (opened in early 2019) makes a compelling case as one of the most clever thanks to its new menu. Though impeccable drink options range from inventive to exuberant, one cocktail on the menu embodies Mister Paradise’s signature marriage of playfulness and superb quality. It’s called the Face/Off and …

Patrón El Alto Ventures into the Prestige Market

This recently released barrel-aged tequila is aimed at collectors

For years, the tequila category has moved toward becoming the next captivating collector’s market while the liquid has maintained its image as a party staple. No brand embodies this more than Patrón. The well-known, big-box brand has a history of cultivating a blend of celebration and luxury, and with the recent launch of Patrón El Alto, a prestige product, the company is aiming for a …

Careyes, Mexico-Inspired Laúd Tequila

A refreshing ultra-premium blanco that channels the mission of the exclusive enclave

On the Pacific coastline of the Mexican state of Jalisco, the community of Careyes inhabits an architectural wonderland set against sublime natural beauty. More than an exclusive resort, it’s a collection of dreams, ideas and ideals. Though Careyes as a destination might only be known to some, the greater Jalisco region is known to many as the home of tequila. Two years ago, Rocco Brignone …