Category: Food & Drink

  • Pursuitist Q&A with Christopher Jaycock, General Manager of W Aspen

    New to the resort, but not new to the world of hospitality, Christopher Jaycock is infusing new life into this buzzworthy resort. Opened in 2019, W Aspen was just hitting its prime when the pandemic struck. It was the first new hotel for the area in nearly two decades. Although the resort did strong business…

  • Inside Trader Sam’s Enchanted Tiki Bar At Disneyland

    Take a look inside Trader Sam’s Enchanted Tiki Bar At Disneyland. Trader Sam’s Enchanted Tiki Bar at the Disneyland Hotel in Anaheim, California is a Jungle Cruise-themed tiki bar with a playful atmosphere, kitschy cocktails and delicious food. Trader Sam’s is unique amongst any other tiki bar in the world in its use of animatronics,…

  • The Top 5 Most Expensive Cocktails in the World

    Looking for that cocktail that features rare ingredients, expensive spirits, and provide the ultimate luxury experience? Look no further to our 5 favorite overindulgent on the spirits menus around the world: The Diamonds Are Forever Martini — $18,963.82 The Ritz-Carlton, Tokyo The Ritz-Carlton Tokyo’s Diamonds Are Forever Martini holds the title as the most expensive…

  • Cocktails at Home: The Empress Negroni Rosa from Canada’s “City of Gardens”

    Vicki Arkoff Based in Los Angeles, Vicki Arkoff is Editor at Large for Pursuitist and a founding editor for Holiday Goddess, the online destination for chic women travelers from the editors of Vogue, Cosmopolitan, Grazia, Conde Nast Traveler, and BBC. Her travel and lifestyle reports can also be been seen in Atlas Obscura, The Awesomer,…

  • 5 Questions With Maestra Tequila Ana Maria Romero Mena

    Ana Maria Romero Mena is one of the first Official Catadores of Tequila and is widely regarded as one of the most trusted, respected, and awarded tequila authorities in Mexico. In an industry tied to doing things how they have always been done, Ana Maria Romero Mena is known for making up her own traditions.…

  • The Best Upscale Restaurants in Las Vegas

    Las Vegas has become a high-end culinary destination, rivaling the world’s best dining capitals with its collection of upscale restaurants helmed by renowned chefs. One needs not look further than the neon-lit marquees of the Strip to find the crème de la crème of fine dining. French cuisine takes center stage at L’Atelier de Joël…

  • Top 5 Luxury Hotel Bars in New York City You Must Visit

    New York City—a realm where towering skyscrapers kiss the sky and the kinetic energy of the streets never skips a beat. In this vibrant urban theater, hotel bars aren’t mere amenities—they’re destinations in their own right, each promising a unique narrative of luxury and sophistication. The Pursuitist team has traversed this intoxicating landscape, sipping the…

  • Cocktails at Home: Shake it Up for the 2023 Espresso Martini Fest

    The second annual Espresso Martini Fest is brewing this month, bigger and more delicious than before with special events and nightly pourings at dozens of cocktail bars from October 9-15 in 14 cities across the U.S.  Kicking off the week is an exclusive Espresso Martini Fest Masterclass in Los Angeles on October 10, hosted by…

  • Inside the Most Exclusive Nobu Yet – Nobu Privé in Dubai

    Introducing Nobu Privé at Atlantis, The Palm The Art of Nightlife Elevated – By Invitation Only Dubai, the land of architectural marvels and opulent experiences, just added another jewel to its crown—Nobu Privé. This isn’t just another lounge; it’s a masterclass in exclusivity and refinement, situated within the iconic Nobu Dubai. Imagine sipping on artisan…

  • The World’s Top 5 Best Nobu Restaurants You Must Visit

    In the distinguished sphere of haute cuisine and bespoke dining, one name echoes with resounding prestige—Nobu. This famed dining empire, conceived by the creative genius of Chef Nobu Matsuhisa, actor Robert De Niro, and producer Meir Teper, has crafted a niche for itself synonymous with unrivaled culinary excellence, architectural marvel, and an ambiance exuding relaxed…