Posts Tagged ‘Libation: A Bitter Alchemy’

by Pink Lady

Sounds counterintuitive that the ladies of LUPEC Boston had to go to New Orleans to meet some amazing regional people, huh? That’s Tales of the Cocktail for you, connecting like-minded drinkers the world over.

One of our new favorite near locals is Deirdre Heekin, author of a new memoir of her drinking life, Libation: A Bitter Alchemy. Deirdre co-owns Pane e Salute, an acclaimed osteria in Woodstock, VT, where she curates an eclectic niche wine list. A lover of Pimm’s who dabbles in wine-making, she is a woman after LUPEC Boston’s heart. We plan to read and report about her new book…as soon as our hangover subsides.

In the interim, Deirdre and her husband/business partner Caleb Barber be  will be appearing at the Institute of Contemporary Art’s
Talking Taste series in Boston tomorrow, Friday, July 24th @ 6:30 p.m. The talk is free with the price of admission to the museum – a perfect Friday night outing before or after stopping by Drink for a drink.

Cin cin!

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