From well-known labels to smaller artisan producers, we've chosen the best bottles of this rich spirit to enjoy. Summer is a great time to get reacquainted with this often overshadowed spirit, thanks to its Caribbean roots and versatility in tropical cocktails. Our roundup includes a variety of smaller, artisan producers as well as tried and tested rum stalwarts.
Twenty years ago, the thought of finding one of San Francisco's ultra-chic corridors in Hayes Valley would have been considered absurd. Like New York City's Times Square of old, the area, bordered by the Van Ness performing-arts district and the Western Addition around Laguna Street, was a seedy reminder for opera and symphony patrons of the city's homeless and drug problems. But over the past decades, Hayes Valley has developed into a haven for haute couture.
Lettuce Entertain You Enterprises, Inc. Orzoff with the opening of R. Grunts and today, thanks to the creativity of our partners, we proudly service guests at more than 60 concepts ranging from fast casual restaurants like M Burger to fine dining, Michelin-starred establishment, Everest.
Photographer and leading figure in Los Angeles's Little Tokyo arts community who became the official photographer of the concentration camp at Manzanar. He came to the United States in with his mother and two brothers to rejoin his father who had left Japan two years earlier and started a confectionary shop in Los Angeles's Chinatown, which later relocated to Little Tokyo. As a youth, he dropped out of school to help out his father in his business, but eventually landed a job as a houseboy in a Hollywood apartment-hotel.
I admit to having a personal, if tenuous link to the Peranakan. My paternal grandmother, my grand-aunts, my grand-uncle, my great-grandmother, and my great-great grandmother, and probably going back even more generations than I care to think — were all Peranakan. Sadly, this was something which was lost on me during the days when I knew my grandmother well.
Please contact mpub-help umich. For more information, read Michigan Publishing's access and usage policy. This essay examines corporal-punishment imagery in early-twentieth-century Japanese print media, with a focus on pictures from colonial Taiwan and Korea.
Rare Coins from Nishapur. Mesopotamian Magic in the First Millennium B. Far from being considered irrational, magic was the guiding principle by which Mesopotamians understood various natural phenomena and their positive and negative consequences.
Swastik is used as a symbol of divinity and spirituality in Indian religions. The swastika is an icon which is widely found in both human history and the modern world. In northern Europe it has also been called a sun-wheel. A swastika generally takes the form of a crossthe arms of which are of equal length and perpendicular to the adjacent arms, each bent midway at a right angle.
Search Search. Burmese knife. A note on identifying the origin of dha type swords from continental southeast Asia: If the spine is straight or mostly straightit is probably from Burma.
Much traditional Chinese art was made for the imperial court, often to be then redistributed as gifts. As well as Chinese paintingsculpture and Chinese calligraphythere are a great range of what may be called decorative or applied arts. Chinese fine art is distinguished from Chinese folk artwhich differs in its style and purpose.