If a night at Blu puts you in the mood for a martini, then soon, the sunset from atop The Pfister Hotel just might conjure the scent of tea. The hotel has returned its afternoon tea service to Blu on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays, through March 24, 2013. High tea is available from [...]
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It’s never easy to upset a decade’s old tradition, particularly one as deep-rooted as afternoon tea, but several years ago, after decades of hosting winter tea service in its grand Lobby Lounge, the Pfister Hotel moved the service upstairs to its 23rd-floor Blu Lounge. “We heard some negative reactions from longtime patrons who were used [...]
Host of Wisconsin Foodie Kyle Cherek stops by Real Milwaukee to show off some of Milwaukee’s best pastry chefs. Annie Ghobrial from the Bartolotta Group shows off her tasty lemon tarts. Jennisher Carlson from the Pfister shows off her Key Lime Pie, and adds extra garnishes to top off her dessert. Kurt Vogel from the [...]
While taking care of all your to-dos this holiday season, don’t forget to pencil in time to enjoy the company of family and friends. Or better yet, save yourself the trouble and let TCD’s 2012 Holiday Guide keep you busy. From tree lighting ceremonies to breakfast with Santa, our guide includes holiday fun for the [...]
Your Bun Runneth Over Ready to put on five pounds next week? Oh, you know what I mean. Green bean casserole topped with French’s fried onions, pumpkin pie smothered with Cool-Whip. Oh, wait. That’s my family. But once the turkey is gone from the bird, it may seem sad. Consider, however, that from Nov. 19 [...]
Bar Food Hooligan’s 2017 E. North Ave. 414-273-5230 hooliganssuperbar.com Hooligan’s, that classic triangular-shaped corner bar, has long been a favorite spot for East Side imbibers. It’s also a favorite for casual food, especially at lunchtime. The small kitchen has a remarkably large menu, quite a change from Hooligan’s earlier days, when the house specialty was [...]
Milwaukeeans want to set the record straight. Yes, they love their outdoor festivals, which probably began with the Algonquian Indians who named the area: Millioki, which means “gathering place by the waters”. Hardly a week goes by without some hoopla, which might be their Irish Fest, Polish Fest, Pride Fest, Oktoberfest, etc.etc.etc. or the granddaddy [...]
Girlfriend Getaway Milwaukee I recently returned from a surprisingly fabulous girlfriend getaway trip there, accompanied by my NYC big sis. When I invited her to join me she exclaimed, “Why would I want to visit Milwaukee? Isn’t that where Laverne & Shirley lived? Have you ever once heard me say I’d really like more beer, [...]