Not by beer alone: Hotel Tango brings more to the mix

Not by beer alone: Hotel Tango brings more to the mix

By Will Carroll The quote says that man cannot live by bread alone. He can’t live by beer alone either, and with the recent opening of Hotel Tango Distillery in Fletcher Place, you can add gin and vodka to the mix now. Hotel Tango is located in the hot new Fletcher Place, but in an […]

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Simple Indy: Good food done well

Simple Indy: Good food done well

By Kris Turner Duck confit and waffles, Brussels sprout pizza, beet-cured wild salmon — you can have all of these meals within a pedicab ride from Monument Circle. In fact you should. Go ahead; make a day of it. Take in all of the on-the-edge food Indy has to offer. When you’re done, though, check […]

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Fresh + Local: This no-chop soup talks turkey

Fresh + Local: This no-chop soup talks turkey

By Carolyn Doyle Thanksgiving will be here soon, and that means turkey. Even if you don’t like to cook, you can still make something better than sandwiches with those packages of leftover turkey you’ll bring home this year. Like one of my no-chop soups. If you can open a can and heat up the contents, […]

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Broad Ripple’s Alley Cat Lounge expanding

Broad Ripple’s Alley Cat Lounge expanding

So I’ve been watching the progress of this expansion of Broad Ripple’s iconic Alley Cat Lounge since summer. Its new Front Room will open next door to The Egyptian Cafe & Hooka Bar on Carollton Avenue. I haven’t stopped in at the Alley Cat in years, although I’ll definitely have to check out this new […]

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Fresh + Local: Green tomato harvest comes to dinner

Fresh + Local: Green tomato harvest comes to dinner

By Carolyn Doyle The more you’ve invested in something, the tougher it is to walk away…which is why you see rows of green or half-green tomatoes in the garage, basking on the kitchen windowsill  or wrapped in newspaper in the basement, harvested in a hurry just before the first frost of the season. This easy […]

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King David Dogs cooks up Weiss Deli’s classic ham sandwich

King David Dogs cooks up Weiss Deli’s classic ham sandwich

If you don’t have lunch plans yet — you do now. Check out the ham sandwich at King David Dogs. I know — it’s a stretch for a hot dog place, and King David Dogs owner Brent Joseph knows it. But through a family friend, Joseph got ahold of the recipe for another Indy original: […]

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