So today, let’s just get right to it.
For we bear tidings from Nitecap
, a tiny new underground cocktail spot from a murderers’ row of
drinkmakers, now open just below Schapiro’s on the LES.
You need to know what you’re getting yourself into here. So here you have it...
They’ve put together a real all-star team.
A couple of folks from Death + Co. and
Maison Premiere got this thing going, and they’ve also got someone from the NoMad behind the bar, just for
It’s not just cocktails.
Honor bars don’t really... exist anymore. Except
here, where you can get the bottle of your choice, and drink of your own accord (for tough days).
But the cocktails are serious.
Maybe “serious” is the wrong word. There’s a
two-scotch killer they devilishly prepare to look like a giant
. It’s called Tartan Swizzle
. But our immediate recommendation: the
—calvados, apple brandy, absinthe and bitters. (Might want to only have one of
You need to peruse the entire menu.
It’s got a late-night-specific drinks section
, shorty service (shots-and-beers, only with sherry
and cream ale), games and Rodney Dangerfield jokes.
Yes, the perfect menu.
120 Rivington St
(between Norfolk and Essex)
New York, NY 10002