drinks

Matthew Wright • July 8, 2015

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Flayvors

We adore Mt. Tom’s in Easthampton, but Flayvors doesn’t disappoint either. It’s consistently good with occasional forays into greatness.

Little Star Pizza. Albany, CA

Little Star Pizza is one of our favorites and not just for the pizza. The decor in the Albany location is cozy and rustic, the draft selection is always good, and the staff is the best.

Blackberry Bourbon Fizz

Insofar as possible, I like to take advantage of what the earth is offering. In California, in midsummer, it offers blackberries. Our old backyard is covered in them: nasty thorny invasive weedy Himalayan blackberries. As much as I hate the plant, the fruit makes a hell of a good cocktail.