Mariano Licudine – “The Houdini of the Liquids”

Mariano Licudine didn’t get the coverage I wanted in the book. I just was too pressed for time. I hope the full story gets written. The Thorntons did something rare and amazing with Mariano, they put a spotlight on him. He wasn’t an anonymous staff member hidden in the kitchen as were most bartenders at Read more about Mariano Licudine – “The Houdini of the Liquids”[…]

Hukilau Presentation Details

Beyond my presentation at The Hukilau being a preview of my Mai-Kai book, it will be an in depth look at the history of the Mystery Drink. We’ll find out how the idea came about, what famous people had a part in it and see the beautiful, famous, and historic women who were Mystery Girls. Discover just Read more about Hukilau Presentation Details[…]