Ira Koplowitz


What can make a great cocktail spectacular? A splash ofbitters! Specifically, a splash of slow-crafted Midwest bitters by Bittercube.Made with raw, all-natural ingredients (no extracts or oils), Bittercube’s six varieties of bittersare recogniz.. more

Dec 5, 2014 3:04 PM Around MKE

Milwaukeeans who love restaurants with craft cocktails and interesting locally sourced food have had much to cheer about this past year. Open since June 2013, Blue Jacket is prominent among this new class of more

Jan 22, 2014 2:25 AM Dining Preview

When bartenders Ira Koplowitz and Nicholas Kosevich began concocting bitters together in 2009, they had no idea they were entering such a growth industry. Four years later, their more

Apr 2, 2013 10:01 PM Dining Preview

Throughout the ’60s and ’70s, Toots and The Maytals recorded a slew of ska, rocksteady and reggae hits that remain mainstays of the Jamaican songbook, including “Pressure Drop,” “54-46 That’s My Number,” “Ba more

May 26, 2010 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee