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The Layover Gets a New Door

The Layover Gets a New Door

By on 17 September, 2014 in Bars, Kate and Stephen with 0 Comments

We’ve long been vocal boosters of the Montgomery airport. Our local airport is close to our house and offers cheap parking, an easy check-in process, small-to-nonexistent security lines, free wireless access, plenty of plugs and comfy chairs (some of which are of the rocking variety). Sure, there are only a few airlines to choose from […]

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Mezcal or Mescal: Either Way’s Delicious

Mezcal or Mescal: Either Way’s Delicious

By on 23 June, 2014 in Bars, Food, Fun, Kate and Stephen with 0 Comments

Montgomery’s drinking scene has changed so much in the six years we’ve lived here. Free the Hops put together an astonishingly-effective political movement that’s opened up so many new beer options. Shops like Filet and Vine and Ted, the Wine Guy continue to educate residents about all kinds of wines. Fairview Homebrew was a trailblazer, […]

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Drunken Butterscotch Hot Chocolate

Drunken Butterscotch Hot Chocolate

By on 8 December, 2012 in Cocktail Katie, Food, Fun with 1 Comment

The other day I made plain old hot chocolate with homemade whipped cream. While drinking it, I considered the benefits of adding alcohol to the drink. For one thing, it would keep you even warmer on a cold night than regular old hot chocolate. And for a second thing, the right liquor will add a […]

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A+ for a Grade B Beverage

A+ for a Grade B Beverage

By on 17 October, 2012 in Cocktail Katie, Food with 2 Comments

The summer heat has finally relented and the climate has become what my father describes as “something you’d normally pay for.” Dad’s alluding to the fact that the temperature is neither too cold nor too hot, and that’s usually weather one must create (and pay for) with either air conditioning or a heat source. After […]

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These Last Days of Summer and the Art of the Cocktail

These Last Days of Summer and the Art of the Cocktail

By on 12 September, 2012 in Cocktail Katie, Food, Fun with 1 Comment

Our call for new writers did not go unanswered. We are delighted to present a new feature here on Midtown Montgomery Living: Cocktails by Katie. She’s an expert, immensely talented, and knows how to make drinks that conjure a certain sense of uniquely Midtown Montgomery. Home mixology is a lot of fun and a great […]

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The Pine Bar

The Pine Bar

By on 6 September, 2010 in Bars, Fun with 0 Comments

It’s that special time of the year for sports fans. Even as temperatures hover above 90 degrees, there are slivers of fall in the air. Excitement is building all across the nation as team lineups solidify, old rivalries are rekindled, and places that haven’t seen a championship team in decades begin to dream. Others dare […]

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