Milk and Honey

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I can’t help but think that drinking champagne at a bar is a luxury that average folks like you and me… okay, perhaps not you but me certainly… shouldn’t ever do. However, if a sweet woman, who knows how to live (a little) large in celebration of life itself, as you bid her husband’s company farewell, insists that the two of you drink a bottle of champagne, although we were not being ridiculous as it was not Veuve Clicquot, Moët or Dom Pérignon but a Luc Belaire, you agree happily! Of course, it’s better when the one bottle becomes two… then three! 🙂 We were not so very insane; hubby and bff joined us towards the end and they each had a glass of the champers.

It was my first time to chill at Milk and Honey Bar at the Piazza in Montecasino. It was a little hot sitting outdoors–being the middle of the day in summer–but we wanted to wear our sunglasses while drinking champagne. *giggles* (It is a joke.)

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The piazza from where we were sitting

Note: If you are with a child and it’s summer, that fountain is irresistible. Bring a change of clothes.

I was a little unwell in the morning and I should have gone home but two painkillers did the trick and I was able to last until early evening. I also managed to drink at least a bottle of Luc Belaire, most probably more! (A bottle cost almost a grand or something crazy like that. If I were paying, I would have ordered my usual: a margarita or a daiquiri.)

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We were famished so we ordered a platter–I thought… it was a three-tier platter… there were three platters–of finger food. Fine, the top tier did not count because what was that popcorn doing there? Anyway, there’s nothing like snacking while having a bubbly. Oyster is favorite and serving it with champagne is a treat!

While our snacks would not have me recommending Milk and Honey Bar, I would definitely go back for the ambience, the wonderful service staff and the awesome sitting that relaxed me like nowhere else.

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The variety of drinks and food options (for that next time) are reasons to go back. And if you need to talk, Milk and Honey bar is much better than a club. There is only background music so guests do not have to shout at each other.

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The location is perfect as well as I don’t think there is a public place safer than a casino. Security is most important to me so Montecasino complex is the best place for me to have some fun. There is also ample secured parking. I must say that Milk and Honey Bar is definitely a great place to unwind, or even just for a drink or two, maybe a meal (although my favorite would still be Beira Alta and Aarya… and yes, I still need to write about them), before or after watching a show at the Teatro.

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P.S. Next time, I’m claiming the bed!

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P.P.S. The place is a little pricey but hey, YOLO!

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