Wall Street Journal – The Bloody Mary Makeover

Long a brunch staple identified as the no-fuss hangover cure, the Bloody Mary has undergone a wholesale transformation. Built on homemade mixes including gourmet ingredients such as aged balsamic vinegar and beef jus, and garnished with everything from organic baby turnips to fennel bulbs, the drink now lays claim to an elevated status in the cocktail ranks.

5 Great Bloodys in Milwaukee

Trocadero has a selection of several amazing Bloody Marys, but their most popular is the Frenchie. It starts with Trocadero’s special Bloody Mary mix, made in house—the base of all their Bloodys.

European-style market to replace food store in Third Ward

The Benelux Grand Cafe and Market will open around the end of the year in a building kitty-corner from the Milwaukee Public Market that formerly held the Good Harvest natural food store. Diablos Rojos, operator of Trocadero, Cafe Hollander and Cafe Centraal, is the owner of the new cafe. Benelux will have rooftop and outdoor dining, according to co-owner Eric Wagner.