The Mets had the game tied up in the 9th and managed to blow it big-time in the 10th. Final score was 7-3. The people who left in the seventh inning knew this was going to happen.
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The nouveau cocktail place is going for a dark, Prohibition ambiance, which works as soon as your eyes adjust. Dutch Kills Bar is a stone’s throw from the Citicorp building, and though I’m generally suspect of newly invented mixed drinks, they know what they’re doing here. The libations are outstanding. The bartender is so serious about his craft I wanted to order a “Sex on the Beach” to see his reaction.
I can’t take my eyes or hands off these bitter melons. (They feel a little rubbery.) That’s the extent of my curiosity, though, because the taste is described so bitter it’s barely tolerable. Also known as karela (in Hindi) and paria (in Filipino), the vegetable is used in traditional and natural medicine to treat diabetes.