At El Borracho de Oro (which, roughly translated, means "the boozehound who gets drunk on the reserva"), the large, open restaurant will be divided in two, with a 70-seater dining room alongside a smaller bar area devoted to tapas and drinks.
Operators in attendance included Natalia Cardenas of Balena, Kyle McHugh of the Boozehound, Chandelle Pabros of Vinera Wine Consulting, Kevin Settles of Bardenay, Revae Schneider of Femme du Coup and George Vizer of Hyatt Hotels.
APRIL COVENTRY HELD at the Butts Park Arena, our own Coventry Beer Festival is getting more popular by the year, and seems to be outgrowing its intimate venue (in full swing it can resemble a sweaty corridor perfumed with 'eau de boozehound').
Birch Hill Dam, particularly, has an infectious, high-spirited sort of thrash, the sort of joyous maelstrom you can't help but surrender to, especially on songs such as "Boozehound." But a certain fondness needs to be reserved for Boston heavies Born of Thunder and Bring the Knife, especially the latter band's extremely fun "Thank You for Ripping Us Off." Maybe there are no winners in this sort of situation, save for the metal fans who have a great night ahead of them.