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Pouring Ribbons

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Visit this bar in the East Village for innovative cocktails brought to you by the mixology experts behind Alchemy Consulting.

  • Pouring Ribbons
  • Pouring Ribbons
  • Pouring Ribbons

Cocktails for Two

$54 $35 35% off

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  • Two specialty cocktails
  • Charcuterie and cheese plate

What we love

  • These cocktails combine a wide range of innovative ingredients and spirits like bitters, fresh-pressed juices and vintage Chartreuse.
  • Each cocktail on the menu is ranked on a matrix (from “refreshing” to “spirituous,” and from “comforting” to “adventurous”)—so you’ll be able to find the perfect drink to match your mood.
  • You’ll pair your cocktails with savory cheeses from Beecher’s.
  • Open until 2 a.m., the intimate, 88-seat cocktail lounge is the perfect place to begin or end an evening on the town.
  • This East Village spot was recently rated number one on Eater.com’s “Cocktail Heatmap.”

What to know

  • Redeem by: Wednesday, April 10, 2013
  • This offer is subject to Terms and Conditions
  • Offer is final sale and non-refundable
  • Valid Sunday–Thursday
  • Gratuity is not included; we recommend tipping on the full value of the service(s)
  • Tax is not included in this price and will be charged upon redemption
  • Must be 21 or over to attend; valid government ID required
  • Subject to availability; please email well in advance of desired date
  • Promotional value expires on April 10, 2013. Paid value expires 5 years from date of purchase, longer if dictated by law
  • Photo Credit: Paul Wagtouicz


225 Avenue B
New York, NY 10009

About Pouring Ribbons

This new cocktail den on Avenue B, opened by Toby Maloney, Joaquin Simo, Troy Sidle and Jason Cott, the renowned quartet behind Alchemy Consulting, serves innovative drinks in an intimate setting to savvy tipplers. Visitors pass through an inconspicuous door and up a flight of stairs to find a cozy, relaxed space with plenty of room to recline on banquettes (by the elegant arching windows) and at the bar. The cocktail menu is long on drinks that change with the season, and boasts concoctions made from exciting ingredients like house-made spirits and corn milk.

For those unfamiliar with the bartenders’ creations, the menu ranks each option on a scale from “refreshing” to “spirituous,” and from “comforting” to “adventurous.” The Spirit of Diplomacy is on the refreshing and comforting side, with Aylesbury Duck Vodka, grapefruit, Maurin Quina, blackberries and Angostura bitters. On the other end of the spectrum (spirituous and adventurous), the In Spades is prepared with Elmer T. Lee bourbon, creme de cacao, Fernet Branca and chartreuse cream. And in case you’re craving something cold and crafty, there are plenty of beers on offer, as well.

— Ariel Kanter, Gilt City Editor

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