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Featured bartender: Brenner Brewing Co.'s Nicole Henzel Image

Featured bartender: Brenner Brewing Co.'s Nicole Henzel

Published Sunday, Oct. 5

OnMilwaukee.com recently stopped in during a Friday night happy hour and chatted with Brenner Brewing Co.'s Nicole Henzel about beer and New Zealand and beer and life and beer and cupcakes and beer. And beer.

Walker's Point location may go easier for Silk Exotic Image

Walker's Point location may go easier for Silk Exotic

Published Thursday, Oct. 2

There is an almost overwhelming "here we go again" feeling now that the operators of the best gentlemen's club in Milwaukee have filed a pair of applications to open another club south of Downtown. This time, unlike the previous go-rounds, Silk may have a fairly good chance of actually opening a strip club near Downtown ... if a couple of things fall into place.

Malort liqueur repulses most Milwaukeeans Image

Malort liqueur repulses most Milwaukeeans

Published Saturday, Sept. 27

Malört, a 70-proof, wormwood-flavored alcohol, has been described as having notes of gasoline, poison, earwax, rotten grapefruit and decaying flesh. Some say the aftertaste is more repulsive than the initial flavor. But not everyone hates the stuff.

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Tornado Brewing Co. blows into Cudahy

Published Thursday, Sept. 25

Dennis Erb has always been fascinated by fierce weather conditions, so when he opened his Cudahy-based brew pub he named it Tornado Brewing Co., 3506 E. Layton Ave.

4 tasty Milwaukee Cocktail Week events Image

4 tasty Milwaukee Cocktail Week events

Published Friday, Sept. 19

I typically don't need a special event to get me out and enjoy a great cocktail. But, Milwaukee Cocktail Week is a sure-fire reason for YOU to get out there and try one too.

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Libby's Lounge closes

Published Friday, Sept. 19

Libby's Lounge, a bar and grill located at 1682 N. Van Buren St., has closed.

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Uptowner bar owners share tales of the beautiful people

Published Friday, Sept. 19

The Uptowner - aka "home of the beautiful people" - turns 130 this month and will celebrate with a free bash on Saturday, Sept. 20. Recently, we spent a Thursday afternoon listening to owner Steve Johnson's stories - as well as his wife Shawnette Smart's myriad tales. Some of the yarns were funny, some sad, some unfit to print, but all of them were told with the heart and wit that explain why the Uptowner has been frequented by so many people - from the uber glamorous to the down-and-out.

The Malt Shoppe to open soon Image

The Malt Shoppe to open soon

Published Wednesday, Sept. 17

The Malt Shoppe - a store that sells bottles and growlers of beer, along with specialty glassware - opens Friday, Oct. 24 at 813 N. Mayfair Rd. in Wauwatosa.

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The Curve Bar to close

Published Wednesday, Sept. 17

After less than a year in business, Dan Fitzgibbons was asked to close The Curve by mid-October.

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District 14 Brewery & Pub swings open its doors

Published Saturday, Sept. 13

District 14, located next door to Cafe Lulu, will have a soft opening tonight, starting at 7 p.m. OnMilwaukee.com stopped by three hours early to get a sneak peek.