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A Look Back at 10 Years of the Varnish, the Bar That Shaped L.A.’s Craft Cocktail Scene

The people behind the bar (literally) reflect on what the downtown institution has meant to them—and the city
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This New Downtown Bar Is a Stunner in More Ways Than One

Come for the antique setting, stay for the thoroughly modern cocktails
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Bitter and Better: Getting Your Amaro Fix in L.A. Is Easier Than Ever

A pair of pros parse the Italian liqueur and its persistent appeal, whether in cocktails or sipped solo
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This Is the Christmas Bar Making Our Spirits Brightest This Season

There are more holiday drinking pop-ups than ever, but one rises above the rest
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Classic Jonathan Gold Reviews Inspired This New Cocktail Menu

Otium's bar is channeling the late critic's favorite L.A. restaurants, from Providence to Baroo

Union Station’s New Cocktail Bar Isn’t Just for Travelers

This dimly lit den is slinging dirty martinis and more