6 Food Items Worth Trying This Summer

6 Food Items Worth Trying This Summer

I go through my days eagerly awaiting my next meal. I eat dinner, go to sleep, then fall asleep dreaming about food. Whether it is an expertly crafted medley of grape-nuts, corn flakes, blueberries and yogurt, or a gourmet plate of pasta, I spend an exorbitant amount...
Driving Fitness this Fall

Driving Fitness this Fall

As the seasons change and the holidays approach, it can be difficult to stick with a workout routine. Autumn is a time for pumpkin spiced everything, cool weather, and shorter days. As wonderful as these things can be, they can also be a challenge. It is important to...
Cocktail Recipes to Prolong Your Summer

Cocktail Recipes to Prolong Your Summer

Bounce Sporting Club, Randolph Group and Ty Ku Sake have created three cocktails and are sharing the recipes with revelers. The spirits were concocted with the objective of prolonging summer vibes throughout August, and contain vacation reminiscent...
DOWNTOWN’s Favorite 4th of July Cocktails!

DOWNTOWN’s Favorite 4th of July Cocktails!

Who doesn’t want to celebrate the birth of America with drinks for a crowd? Thanks to Dan Pettit, who founded Azzurre Spirits, there’s the first American-made blended vodka and gin made from apples, wine grapes, and sugar cane. Everyone can enjoy Azzurre...
Fourth of July Themed Recipes

Fourth of July Themed Recipes

Independence Day is synonymous with one of Downtown’s favorite F-words: food. Want to make your Fourth of July barbecue a success? Downtown Magazine has selected our favorite red, white and blue themed recipes from celebrity chef and author Claire Thomas of The...
Brussels Sprouts Are Back

Brussels Sprouts Are Back

Brussels Sprouts are back and better than ever! Although we often associate them with bad memories of being forced to eat them during our childhood, new recipes have allowed for people to rethink Brussels Sprouts. This Belgian-originated, extremely healthy vegetable...
Cuba Libre! DOWNTOWN’s Favorite Rum Cocktails

Cuba Libre! DOWNTOWN’s Favorite Rum Cocktails

President Obama recently relaxed the restrictions imposed upon Cuba by the United States. This is good news for those who have been patiently waiting to be allowed to buy Cuban rum and cigars in the United States. Well, kind of. At the moment, it is still illegal to...