• Flag Daze
    Photo Credit: Dan Watkins

    Drinks of the Moment

    Flag Daze

    Budweiser six-pack, cans. Nationalism: 8/10. A couple of points off for being made out of rice instead of apple pie and mothers. Tastes like: Carbonated tap water, with a fizzy nose and a whiff of NASCAR exhaust fumes. Ideal for: Chugging, then belching out the first bar of “The Star-Spangled Banner.” Pair it with: Seasonal breakfast cereals. Also: wings, pizza… More>

  • The Italian Job
    Photo Credit: Philippe Antonello

    Movies

    The Italian Job

    Some studio executive must have figured out that Woody Allen’s films make more money when their titles reference glamorous foreign cities… More>

  • Woody’s World

    Music

    Woody’s World

    Sarah Lee Guthrie recalls touring Sweden last year with her husband, Johnny Irion, when they played at Woody West, a club named after her legendary grandfather… More>

  • Street Life
    Photo credit: Nicole Popma

    Dining

    Street Life

    There are two schools of thought on chef Patricia Yeo. After a pair of high-profile closures, most recently Ginger Park in the South End, some believe she’s a victim of bad luck, taken down by an enfeebled economy and insolvent partner… More>

  • Tipping Point
    Photo Credit: Dan Watkins

    First Taste

    Tipping Point

    Chef Brian Poe established himself as something of a miracle worker when he took the Rattlesnake from a tequila-soaked dive to a Latin-fusion destination… More>

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