Captain Foxheart's Bad News Bar & Spirit Lodge
Houston, TX 77002
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Stirred and Shaken: Spanish Air At Bad News Bar
Thursday, June 16, 2016 at 8 a.m. by Phaedra Cook
Second-floor, speakeasy-ish Bad News Bar is dark, old and long with a varnished bar counter that seems to stretch into infinity. The space seems doused in history because the downtown building it’s in was built in 1880 after a fire ...
What If Houston Bars Were Named For What They're Really Like?
Wednesday, June 15, 2016 at 8:37 a.m. by Phaedra Cook
Sometimes a bar's name alone doesn't give a clue as to what it's really like. What's its niche? Who are the patrons? Is it cheap, expensive, pretentious or fancy? Is it a dive? What a bar starts out as isn't necessarily how it...
Negroni Week 2016: Whiskey Wednesday and a Couple of Camparis
Wednesday, June 8, 2016 at 6 a.m. by Nicholas L. Hall
The first Negroni variant I learned was the Boulevardier. Both drinks follow the same format, with a 1:1 swap of gin for bourbon, keeping the bitter one-two punch of Campari and sweet vermouth. (I know plenty of folks who up the bou...
Help a Houston Bartender Prepare for National Competition and Get a Great Deal on Cocktails
Tuesday, March 29, 2016 at 7 a.m. by Phaedra Cook
To help one of their bartenders prepare for a big national competition in New York, Bad News Bar is offering a four-for-$25 cocktail special from 8 p.m. to midnight every Tuesday between now and May 17. The bartender: Elyse Blechman...