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Sip A French 75 For A Sparkly Cocktail

In The Imbibery and Distillery by Christine McKellar

It’s believed  this drink was devised by American soldiers in World War I who were homesick for a good ole Tom Collins.  Gin and lemons were available but not so with the soda. What was available in abundance was Champagne. The result of their creative cocktail-ery was a sparkling and refreshing indulgence named after the French-made 75-millimeter guns used during the war. FRENCH …

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Robotic Bar, Machine Gun Helicopters, Vegas Entertainment Updates

In Vegas VIP Scene-ery by Jackie Brett

BRETT’S VEGAS VIEW by Jackie Brett                               GOLDEN ENTERTAINMENT BUYS STRATOSPHERE: Golden Entertainment is buying American Casino Entertainment Properties, which includes the Stratosphere, Arizona Charlie’s Decatur, Arizona Charlie’s Boulder and the Aquarius Hotel-Casino in Laughlin. Sale is expected to be completed by the end of the year. Golden Entertainment’s portfolio includes three casinos in Pahrump and 50 taverns, as well as …

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The ‘Three C’s’ Celebrate the MB STEAK Opening in Las Vegas

In Christine on The Scene by Christine McKellar

There’s a lot to be said about the Morton family gene pool beginning with patriarch Arnie Morton who opened Morton’s of Chicago in 1978. His eldest son, Peter, is internationally renown for his Hard Rock Cafe brand. Peter’s son is Harry Morton (Pink Taco), and his half-brother is restaurateur Michael Morton, who has been hugely instrumental in Vegas venues such as N9NE Steakhouse, …

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A Blood Orange Manhattan For Pop: Pair It With a Chop

In The Imbibery and Distillery by Christine McKellar

In celebration of Father’s Day, Del Frisco’s Double Eagle Steak House Las Vegas is serving up a bold spin on a classic, dad-approved cocktail – a Blood Orange Manhattan. A savory mixture of sweet vermouth, blood orange liqueur and rye, the Blood Orange Manhattan pairs deliciously with Del Frisco’s extensive steak selections such as the 32 oz. Wagyu Tomahawk Chop, …