Just Another Tequila Sunrise

This article originally appeared in National Geographic Assignment. French philosopher Rene Descartes once said, “When it is not in our power to follow what is true,…

Bourbon

This article originally appeared in National Geographic Assignment. Whiskey historian Oscar Getz spent a lifetime assembling an impressive collection of whiskey memorabilia covering American whiskey from…

An Acquired Taste

This article originally appeared in National Geographic Assignment. I bellied up to the little downtown bar intent on proving the hard drinking journalist cliché true. My…

A room with a view

Called in on a Tuesday morning. What a drag. One of the drawbacks of the restaurant business are the odd hours. Of course that is also…