Keegan HamiltonGut Check got swept up in World Cup fever this week, just like the rest of the world. Follow Keegan Hamilton to a new bar for each match in World Cuppage, and then get caught up on Dave Nelson's quest for the 2010 World Goblet Champion.
What else did we do this week?
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Welcome to Girl Walks into a Bar, a weekly Gut Check feature that spotlights local bars and bartenders. This week Alissa Nelson profiles Lola bartender and co-owner Matt McMullin.
Alissa NelsonWelcome to Lola! May we suggest something old-fashioned -- like, say, an Old Fashioned?"What if a d ... More >>
Alissa NelsonThis, friends, is a highballWelcome to Girl Walks into a Bar, a weekly Gut Check feature that spotlights local bars and bartenders. This is part one of Alissa Nelson's two-part profile of Lola bartender Matt McMullin. Part two, a Q&A with McMullin, will be posted tomorrow.
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Diana BenantiLola's got it all: music, impressive cocktails and ambience. It's not your typical downtown establishment, and that's a good thing.
Lola fills a niche that's been missing in the Washington Avenue scene: an upscale neighborhood joint where downtown denizens can sip, nosh and enj ... More >>