Five of NYC’s Best End of the Year Cocktails Illustrated

Artist Paul Tuller depicts some of the city's most innovative signature and seasonal mixed drinks

There’s a subtle artistry to cocktail recipe creation, whether a bartender or beverage director intends to reinvigorate a classic or pull off the utterly unexpected. This fine, flavorful line, however, has not hindered attempts at the astounding. In fact, 2021 provided innumerable noteworthy mixed drinks—from the Dewar’s Japanese Smooth Highball at Katana Kitten (this year’s highest ranked bar in the US according to The World’s 50 Best Bars) to …

Asbury Ocean Club Hotel’s Vibrant, Textured Allure

This property's impeccably designed Drawing Room transforms at night

Located opposite the beach, the Asbury Ocean Club Hotel provides a sophisticated oasis that some might not associate with the Jersey Shore. This light-filled property (home to over 100 condos atop a 54-room, five-star hotel) features interiors by Anda Andrei Design, who masterfully blended timeless shapes and materials with modern elements to create a relaxed but elegant atmosphere. And while the expansive pool deck—replete with …

Pancake Mix

Since 1990, Bubby’s (located in NYC’s Tribeca neighborhood) has been serving up American comfort food classics like homemade pies, scones and biscuits. One of the restaurant’s best-loved dishes are their pancakes, inspired by a recipe from legendary American chef James Beard. These light, fluffy creations can now be whipped up at home thanks to their pancake mix—which comes with meticulous, but simple, instructions. Thanks to …