Alibi V.23 No.49 • Dec 4-10, 2014 

Restaurant Review

Steak and Spirits

High Noon Restaurant and Saloon

Ty Bannerman visits Old Town’s haunted saloon.

Meditative Meals

The View from Monte Vista Fire Station

On football, guacamole and immortality

Amelia Olson gets thinky at Monte Vista Firestation.

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.