How About a Scorpion With Your Cocktail?
NYC’s White & Church serves up unique cocktails with a side of bugs
- Duration 8:22
- Date Jul 12, 2011
NYC’s White & Church serves up unique cocktails with a side of bugs
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Restaurant in a town full of restaurants.
In in the middle of a struggling economy.
It's crazy taking shots all around so how did you where you sitting there thinking to yourself we have to do something to make us different well there's a lot of competition around yes.
So if you you know stuck up your hand -- you have.
Move you have to be different from the others and you open in -- which is a very hot part of town these days and rest on his way in search because that's the actual address right -- runs on our -- on -- -- still again you're in a very busy part of town what region even wanna do this.
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When you know your ingredients.
You know you know like you know when you know you really and it's it's very difficult to to -- in the safe.
I think -- so now OK so you've been open for a couple weeks you've been busy.
Coincided and it's basically -- nice and do you think -- going to myself how.
Did you fund this in this day and age where did you get the money to open it.
I had this I have to thank my partners.
I'm partner -- Family from Florence Italy it is the name isn't that easy.
And I have to thank them for giving us the chance of doing all these things and believe -- -- -- for what we do.
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