Sean Daly has your New Year's Eve essentials at Bern's Epicurean Hotel
7:57 AM, Dec 28, 2013
4:54 AM, Dec 30, 2013
TAMPA - Sean Daly, ABC Action News entertainment reporter, joined us live Saturday morning from Bern's Steakhouse new Epicurean Hotel.
The recently opened
hotel offers a culinary theater, wine shop, patisserie and unique roof top bar. The hotel is associated with the Tampa's infamous Bern's Steakhouse, which sits directly across the street on South Howard Avenue.
From appetizers that are great for entertaining to cocktails that are perfect to ring in the new year, Sean had the go-to guide for planning the perfect New Year's Eve celebration.
Featured cocktail recipes:
Dark Rum Punch:
2 Lg Glass Bowls
4 small glass cups
Large Block of ice
6 oz. Lemon Juice (Pre-squeezed)
6 oz. Sugar
2 pieces Nutmeg
4 Cups water
1 bottle Dark Rum
Classic Champagne Cocktail:
4 Champagne Flutes
4 Sugar Cubes
1 bottle Brandy
1 bottle Angostura Bitters
1 bottle of Sparkling
Danielle McFarland, a local stylist and owner of
Don Me Now boutique, had the NYE essentials for the best outfits to ring in the new year.
With help on hair and make-up from fellow Hyde Park Village business
Level-Aveda Salon, McFarland featured four looks to fit all ages. All featured looks, expect for the man's, came from Don Me Now, located in Hyde Park Village.