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5 o’ Clock Somewhere Friday: Bar Song

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Photo by Marissa Bialecki
Hang on St. Christopher / Photo by Marissa Bialecki

Bob wrote in Wednesday’s post about naming your cocktails, and here we have another one in honor of a Tom Waits song.

The music of Tom Waits talks about drifters, dim rooms, and dank outcomes, and his voice is just as dark and raspy. What a fitting name for this deep cocktail for bleak winter days from Jeff Faile of Iron Gate. I was in DC this time last year, and Faile’s cocktails warmed me up on a night where rain and snow mixed seamlessly on the streets and two pairs of gloves was not enough.

Just hang on. Help is coming.

Hang on St. Christopher
from Beverage Director Jeff Faile of Iron Gate, Washington, DC