Mike's Mix: Valentine's Day Cocktails & Mocktails At Italian EateryEach week, Mike Augustyniak finds interesting cocktails that mixologists are stirring up in the Twin Cities. This week, he heads to Italian Eatery in Minneapolis for a fling with some Valentine's Day drinks.
Mike's Mix: The Biggest Old Fashioned In MinnesotaIf you did not attend one of the big parties this week, there is another chance -- and both the price and the location are right.
Mike's Mix: Best Craft Cocktail Bars During Super BowlWithin the last 5 years a Cocktail Renaissance has hit the Twin Cities; Minneapolis, in particular.
Mike's Mix: Martina's Toro Y GalloMike visits Martina in Minneapolis, where they craft cocktails that are works of art.
Mike’s Mix: Teeling ToddyThe MNIce Bar is located in the courtyard of Mercy Bar & Dining Room, which is part of the Le Meridien Chambers hotel.
Mike's Mix: Christmas Cocktails & MocktailsMike invited Nate McLemore and Jesse Held of Constantine over for some last-minute holiday beverage ideas.
Mike's Mix: 2017 Holiday Gift GuideIf you want to go beyond the gift card this year, but are nervous about what to give someone with a home bar, I'd start by considering a gadget or tool.
Mike's Mix: A Taste Of The Past At Al's PlaceThis week, Mike Augustyniak heads back in time to get a taste of the 1920s in northeast Minneapolis.
Mike's Mix: Say Hi Hi To Hai HaiEach week, Mike Augustyniak finds interesting cocktails that mixologists are stirring up in the Twin Cities. This week, he heads to the brand new HAI HAI in northeast Minneapolis to try a pair of Asian-inspired cocktails.
Mike's Mix: Pumpkin Spice Lawsuit From Five Watt CoffeeThis week, Mike Augustyniak found a kick of caffeine with your favorite fall spice -- and some booze, of course.
Mike's Mix: Dancing In The MoonlightThis week, Mike Augustyniak is trying his hand at a few Thanksgiving cocktails, including Dancing in the Moonlight -- a pumpkin pie in a glass.
Mike's Mix: Kieran's Irish PubMike Augustyniak heads to a beloved Irish pub in downtown Minneapolis that has some head-turning cocktails.
Mike's Mix: Breakfast Blends At Benedict's Morning HeroesBenedict's Morning Heroes is Executive Chef Mike Rakun’s spin on the modern diner, where the food and atmosphere are fun, simple, and approachable.
Mike's Mix: Nolo's Kitchen & BarEvery Saturday, Mike Augustyniak features a local mixologist to get a new recipe you can use to impress your craft cocktail-enthusiast friends. This week, he heads to NOLO's Kitchen & Bar to try a couple of simple, satisfying cocktails.
Mike's Mix: Diamonte Pepino Margarita From BarrioEvery Saturday, Mike Augustyniak features a local mixologist to get a new recipe you can use to impress your craft cocktail-enthusiast friends. This week, he tries a margarita from the Twin Cities' preeminent tequila bar.