We’re more than halfway through January, and I’ve already heard from numerous people around town that they’ve given up on their diets. And even more surprising — or not — this “Dry January” nonsense is loosening its grip on health-conscience Louisvillians. How do I know? Because my bars are more crowded than ever. I kinda […]Read More Bar Belle from 1/25/19 Insider Louisville: When Dry January gets damp
Last week, we explored the fine taverns of Okolona in search for the mythical creature known as the Okolona Corona. We didn’t find said creature, but we did unearth a few gems on our journey. Read more about it here …Read More Bar Belle from 11/30/18 Insider Louisville
So we are knee-deep in Derby shenanigans, but I chose to write about margaritas. I blame it on the warm weather that finally made its way to Louisville. Plus, Derby Day is actually Cinco de Mayo — so we’ve got two reasons to celebrate! Here are Louisville’s best margaritas, and if you disagree, I’d like […]Read More Today’s Reason To Drink
In this neighborhood edition of The Bar Belle, I staked out the bars on the upper edge of the Highlands — bars that have been around for decades and generations. Take a look at my journey to Air Devil’s Inn, Bambi Bar, Kern’s Korner and Left Field Lounge … “These four little taverns have been […]Read More Today’s Reason To Drink
So a few of us crossed the bridge last Friday to check out the best bars New Albany, Ind., has to offer. Here’s the report on that … which included a stop at Hugh E. Bir’s, the 52-year-old bar that features live country music every weekend. Woot! Some of the bars are a little smoky, […]Read More Bar Belle from 1/26/18 Insider: Exploring New Albany’s smoky dives and trendy hives
Here’s my annual roundup of all the calories and crap. If you’re doing low carb, drink liquor. If you’re doing low calorie, drink light beer or liquor. Simple as that. So why don’t I ever lose weight? Read all about it here.Read More Bar Belle from 1/5/18 Insider Louisville: Is it possible to drink and diet?
Hellfire. Mondays after holidays are crap. Everyone is tired and cranky and sick. I’m sharing the Bar Belle column that was published over the weekend because I have nothing else to say. It’s the report of my night spent in Hikes Point … which was as random as the day is long. I’d go back […]Read More Today’s Reason To Drink