We spoke with Frank Cisneros about his efforts to coordinate
the bar community to help bars remain open without power and offer the
public a warm place to come together and have a drink. An upcoming
Bartenders Bash will raise fund for the Hurricane relief efforts.
“They got ahold of some Sterno stoves and they were making
hot water so they could make Hot Toddies. People were figuring out
ways to do anything they could because in such dark, dreary times
after Hurricane Sandy, having a warm drink was a really big deal.”–bartender Frank Cisneros