Archives for: Echo Park Culture

A New Old-Fashioned, Courtesy of Mohawk Bend

What do U.S. President Harry S. Truman, Don Drapper, Huck Finn, and an Echo Park hipster have in common?  A cocktail, of course! The Old-Fashioned — a titillating marriage of ice, sugar, bitters, whiskey, and fruit garnish, circa 1880s Kentucky — receives an updated, creative twist at Mohawk Bend. Cheekily named the “New Old-Fashioned,” every […]

You Had Me At “Dork.” A Mohawk Bend Review.

A lot of wait and praise have been given to Mohawk Bend, master brainchild of Amy and Tony Yanow, who’ve forged ahead and given Echo Park denizens a new place to wine, dine, and experiment (72 craft beer taps, to be exact). I found myself dining on several delectable, mouth-watering dishes 2 times within a […]