Hemingway and beyond at Key West

Let’s set the record straight about Key West. Despite its reputation, the Conch Republic is more than  Duval Street, Mallory Square, Captain Tony’s Saloon and Sloppy Joe’s Bar. Sure, each has contributed to Key West’s fame (and infamy), but the Southernmost island in the U.S. has a lot of history and culture to share. In […]

Lift a glass to Papa at 50 Ocean on July 21

In honor of Ernest Hemingway’s birthday on July 21, 50 Ocean in Delray Beach will offer the Papa Doble, a rum-drenched libation, which the legendary author famously enjoyed at El Floridita bar in Havana, Cuba. http://www.50ocean.com “Hemingway preferred stiff drinks that weren’t too sweet,” said 50 Ocean Bar Manager Nicole Lajoie.  “Our rendition pays homage […]