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Drink Here Now: Sake, Gin, and Hangover Solidarity

"Fermentation may have been a greater discovery than fire." - David Rains Wallace

4 SF Experts Share Their Secret Hangover Remedies

The New Year's Day hangover is practically inevitable. But what if we told you that you can drink all the bubbly you want and still function the next day? To do so, we asked four Bay Area drink experts to share their fool-proof hangover cures. Cheers! 

New Year's Eve in San Francisco: Where to Party Like It's 2016

Christmas has come and gone and now you're behind the curve in planning your New Year's out. Here's your planning cheat sheet. Happy 2016!

New Year's Eve In SF: 50 Parties

Believe it or not, 2014 is quickly coming to a close. So, we rounded up the top 50(!) events around the Bay Area to ensure you kick off 2015 in style.

'Rocky Horror' Rings in New Year with Midnight Show at the Clay Theatre

Rather than wandering from one overcrowded bar to the next this New Year's Eve, risking obnoxious run-ins with lightweight boozers and wasting your cash on inflated cover charges, head to the Clay Theatre this Saturday for a special midnight screening of The Rocky Horror Picture Show to ring in 2012.

New Year's Eve 2012: Swanky Dinners + More Places to Dance

Whether you're on a budget or ready to make it rain this New Year's Eve, we've got a slew of amazing events to hit up on the big night. Now, it's up to you to get yourself a New Year's kiss and some resolutions to keep.

Blackbird Bar's New Year's Eve Free For All, 2124 Market Street at Church, 415-503-0630

Join forces with fellow revelers for a night of expertly handcrafted drinks and merriment at this Church Street corridor staple. There will be a free champagne toast at midnight, free party hats, noisemakers, confetti blasters and "other deliciously crude devices" to help welcome 2012 into existence. All that and no cover charge!

New Year's Eve 2012: Music, Dancing, & Comedy

Whether you're on a budget or ready to make it rain this New Year's Eve, we've got a slew of amazing events to hit up on the big night. Now, it's up to you to get yourself a New Year's kiss and some resolutions to keep.

How to Drink on New Year's to Avoid a Hangover

Ah New Year's Day, a time for resolutions, bowl games and... hangovers. For those who want to feel on top of the world on 1/1/11, try these drink recipes from the Trader Vic's Bartenders Guide to keep a slow buzz going all night.

 

The San Francisco
Adapted from Trader Vic’s Bartender’s Guide, Revised

.75 oz The Bitter Truth Sloeberry Gin
.75 oz Italian vermouth
.75 oz French vermouth
1 dash The Bitter Truth Old Time Aromatic Bitters
1 dash The Bitter Truth Orange Bitters
Shake ingredients with ice cubes. Strain into a chilled cocktail glass. Garnish with a cherry.

New Years Eve: The Best Parties, Music and Food Events

You're going to need somewhere to go to celebrate the new decade, right? Our picks for the best ways to throw down.

Best Bets for NYE-Worthy Party Dresses

Only two days to go before the decade’s officially done-zo, and you’ve got a whole lot of nada to wear for the occasion? Pause, breathe. Then try one of these local shops for the perfect New Year's Eve party dress.

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