Bar Review – The Hotsy Totsy Club, Albany, California
March 15, 2012 – 1:57 pm | No Comment

Hotsy Totsy

 
I have been fortunate enough to engage in discussions of the bar arts with many a worthy bartender. ¬†Among their love of good drinks and admiration for other good bartenders lay another deep fondness; …

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