View Post

Vegas Horse Show and Holiday Events

In Vegas VIP Scene-ery by Jackie Brett

  BRETT’S VEGAS VIEW contributed by Jackie Brett  STRATOSPHERE INTRODUCES NEW 24-HOUR EATERY: The Stratosphere has opened a new 24-hour restaurant on the main casino floor. Strat Café & Wok is 4,485 square feet and serves traditional Asian cuisine. The venue’s design is modern and colorful with an urban vibe inspired by the neighboring Downtown Las Vegas Arts District with …

View Post

‘Slurple’ a Maple Perfect Manhattan

In The Imbibery and Distillery by Christine McKellar

Fall is the perfect time of year for maple syrup aficionados to get sappy. Why not take that classic pancake topping and add it to a pre or post dinner cocktail such as this Maple Perfect Manhattan? Game on! Ruffle those tail feathers! Tip that elbow and enjoy!   Maple Perfect Manhattan Ingredients: 2 ounces rye (Knob Creek Rye is …

View Post

Smashed Brussels With Garlic & Parmi

In Foodie Tips & Tidbits by Christine McKellar

I’ve always loved Brussels sprouts: those delectable little cabbages. In the past decade they’ve come into their own in a wide variety of ways. Here’s a nice little twist to roasted Brussels. Smashed Brussels With Garlic and Parmi Ingredients: 1 pound Brussels sprouts 2 tablespoons olive oil Three to four garlic cloves chopped 1 pinch red pepper flakes Course pink …

View Post

Veteran’s Discounts, New Eateries, 2018 PBR

In Vegas VIP Scene-ery by Jackie Brett

BRETT’S VEGAS VIEW contributed by Jackie Brett  JIM STEINMAN’S ‘BAT OUT OF HELL’ MUSICAL WILL VISIT THE VENETIAN®: Jim Steinman’s “Bat Out Of Hell – The Musical” will visit The Venetian Theatre inside The Venetian® for a 16-show limited-engagement Dec. 25–30 and Jan. 1–6. “Bat Out of Hell” is a song Jim Steinman wrote for the 1977 album performed by …

View Post

TBT: Rockin’ A Stutz Bearcat T-Shirt

In Christine on The Scene by Christine McKellar

In the 70s I had a blingish t-shirt that I just adored. It was black cotton with short sleeves. There was a Stutz Bearcat logo of sorts emblazoned in all its silk screened glory on the front. I don’t think I was even licensed to drive at the time. Google was no more than an abstract number and would remain …

View Post

Hardcore Hard Cider Sangria

In The Imbibery and Distillery by Christine McKellar

Apple cider is a winter staple is various regions of the country. And a sweet sangria makes for a great party punch. Put the two together with a dash of apple brandy and go hardcore with hard apple cider in the mix and you’ve got a refreshing and invigorating party beverage for winter evenings, events and parties. Hardcore Hard Cider …