Downtown Detroit has so much to offer metro Detroiters. There's shopping and dining and entertainment and sports and a whole host of other reasons to get into the city. But, probably what Detroit does best is nightlife. The number of bars and clubs just found in the Downtown/Greektown area is astounding.
Then he hands me the "Boulevardier" and this drink is almost smirking at my blurred vision. It's bourbon with a sweet top to it; light, but means business. Like, it wears an Armani suit to breakfast or something. It probably went on a date with "Cherry Fizz" and paid for everything.
I'm not the coolest cat on the block. I'm the guy that stares at his smudgy fingerprints on the cocktail glass. But, if there was ever a drink that made me feel like all the ladies wanted me and all the guys were envious, it's Stella's Perfect Italian.
When I sat down with my new friends Ike, Mavis, Stella and Roy (oh, and the Old Fashioned and a glass of Griffin Claw) I had just devoured a trough-sized portion of feta fatoosh salad and more pita bread than I care to divulge. I thought to myself. "Self, you're good. You're totally not going to embarrass yourself." And those were my famous last words.
Small business Saturday. Does it mean something to you? With so much focus on Michigan made merch, and with Black Friday upon us, you really should be aware – if you're not already – about the hybrid of the two.