Straight UP: Take One

      Hi, I’m Gianna (Hi Gianna) and I serve alcoholic beverages. I am a writer, first and foremost, but I’ve been doing the bartender thing for the better part of a decade now, so my very first series will chronicle my adventures doing, well, the bartender thing.

      Throwback Thursday: Sunny with a Chance of Cocktails

      Did you hear? Edible is throwing a cocktail contest. The challenge is simple. Bartenders from Montauk to Manhattan, create two cocktails for us—one traditional, the other innovative and Edible—with a base of Hendrick’s gin, and you could win an Edible profile, prizes and prestige. And as if that weren’t exciting enough, this week we’re throwing back to a feature on one of our region’s signature cocktails to keep up with the theme: the Long Island iced tea.