Alibi V.22 No.31 • Aug 1-7, 2013 
Chả dùm bò: lemongrass beef ball served with rice crackers.

Restaurant Review

Beefing Up

Seven meaty courses at Pho Linh

Seven courses of meaty delights wait for you at Pho Linh.

Chowtown Restaurant Guide

When I lived in Chicago and biked around all winter, I learned firsthand how much a stiff drink can warm the cockles of your heart even on the coldest day. A shot of whiskey brings color to the cheeks, calms the chattering teeth and makes the ride back home through the slushy streets seem a little less daunting. Though winter in Albuquerque is a lot less traumatic, there are still moments when we need a warming draught to get ourselves through. Here are a few places we turn to for that tonic on a cold night.