Tanqueray Gin

  • Blogs

    March 15, 2013

    The Dallas Observer St. Patrick's Day Snoop Dogg Concert: Everything You Need to Know

    Tanqueray-and-chronic time is fast approaching, but you'll need to arm yourself with all the important details before setting off for our sold-out St. Patrick's Day Concert on Saturday, headlined by a little rapper named Snoop Dogg. Here are the answers to your many questions. Got more? Ask them in ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 14, 2011

    The Thyme Bomb, and Other Drinks Worth Sitting for at the People's Last Stand

    Bartender Omar, as pictured on the People's Last Stand Facebook page.​Editor's note: Whitney Filloon, a trained pastry chef, is also a trained drinker. She'll occasionally write for City of Ate about cocktails and general booziness. "Tastes like pickles." My shaven-head drinking companion wr ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 27, 2011

    Gin Crush at Artin's Grill: A Slow-Sipping Old-Style Fave

    ​Diners may feel lost in Artin's Grill's cavernous interior. Service can be spotty, and the building's configuration is such that there are precious few windows to allow for viewing of the Bellagio-style fountains. Nevertheless, the food is quite solid and there is an attractive wine list and ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 15, 2009

    Handle The Proof: London vs Plymouth

    Talking about gin, of course.That so many people hate gin, love gin or can tolerate only one specific brand of gin says a lot about the spirit. Although bound together by juniper, the amount of this fruit and balance of other botanicals involved in distillation--as well as the distillation process i ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 27, 2009

    Handle The Proof: Negroni

    In the fifteen years of tending bar Chancy Jones put in before taking a job at Windmill Lounge, he remembers shaking up two--maybe three--Negronis. Three months at the cocktail dive on Maple and he's an expert."I've probably made 40 or 50 of them," he says.But the complex, bittersweet and herbal fix ... More >>

  • Music

    September 20, 2007

    Bloc Party, Deerhoof, J versus K

    Saturday, September 22, at House of Blues

  • Dining

    October 27, 2005

    Berry Me Not

    Who drinks gin?

  • Dining

    June 20, 2002

    Bib Rustle

    At Lobster Ranch, the main course claws its way to the top

  • Music

    November 11, 1999
  • Music

    April 29, 1999
  • News

    October 10, 1996

    Video downs

    Grand Prairie's horseless Lone Star Park offers the seedy side of the sport of kings

  • Dining

    July 25, 1996

    Cajun quest

    Good cuisine--even if it involves bathtubs of boiling oil-- never goes out of style

  • Film

    July 18, 1996

    Keep out of reach of children

    The Hunchback of Notre Dame offers a dangerous Disney innovation: authentic emotion

  • Dining

    January 11, 1996

    Aiming low

    Lulu's Bait Shack-- the name says it all

  • Dining

    February 2, 1995

    Two for the road

    Martini Ranch mixes dozens of variations of the world's most famous cocktail