From the ashes of the Proud Pony Lounge — a well-known and legendarily smoky Riverview dive bar — comes Bottle House Bar, a fully remodeled, refocused and only slightly less smoky dive bar that's quickly approaching its two-year anniversary.
The 2016 Summer Olympics ended in Rio on Sunday night, so if you're already missing them like we are, try making this popular Brazilian cocktail.
Due to not being born at the time, I didn't do much drinking in the '70s. But if biker and exploitation movies from the era have taught me anything, it's that gas stations were once a reasonable place to get a bite to eat and down a beer or two.
It's brutally hot out, and that calls for extra-refreshing beer. More often than not, my go-to is a nice cold lager.
Bradenton's Motorworks Brewing and Tampa's Doc B's Fresh Kitchen have a pretty good relationship. When Motorworks first released its Lavender ale, Doc B's got the only keg available outside of the brewery.
See if you can find the collectibles listed below behind the bar at the famous Skipper's Smokehouse in Tampa. Use your scroll wheel or double-click to zoom into the picture. Click and drag to move the picture around. Once you find a collectible, click to see a larger version.
Here's what you need to find:
Buddy Guy portrait | Signature Drink | An Ode to Hippies | Pachinko | Man v. Food Photo | Pyramid-shaped "Blues Trophy" | A gift from their gator meat supplier
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