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Metropole is for Lovers

Events Posted on Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2017
Saturday, February 11 – Tuesday, February 14, 2017

At Metropole, our fireplace is ablaze with love – love for local food and hearth-roasted, old-world delights. This Valentine’s Day celebrate love with a decadent farm-to-fireplace meal masterfully prepared by chef Jared Bennett. On Sat. 2.11 or Tue. 2.14, join…

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Sunday School: Drop It Like It’s Hot

Events Posted on Monday, Jan. 16, 2017

Join Metropole as our bartenders guide you through the world of booze with interesting tidbits and innovative demonstrations. Melt away those winter blues, and snuggle up to a piping hot mug, as we explore the world of warm cocktails.  Cocktails that…

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Fork + Bottle Dinner Series continues!

News Posted on Wednesday, Jan. 4, 2017

When a sip meets a nibble, it can be a magical thing. Chris Brown, Beverage Director and Jared Bennett, Executive Chef are crafting mouthwatering tasting menus with drink pairings every month just for you. Join Metropole for our Fork & Bottle…

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Fork + Bottle: Poppin’ Bottles, All About the Bubbly

Events Posted on Wednesday, Jan. 4, 2017
Monday, January 16 – Thursday, January 19, 2017

Do you love a fine wine? Craft beer? How about sipping bubbly? We’re on the same page. Join Metropole for our Fork & Bottle dinner series, where we highlight our favorite guest brewers, distillers and winemakers with special pairings for…

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12 Days of Cocktails: Day 12

News Posted on Saturday, Dec. 24, 2016

DAY 12: THE BRUNCH BUNCH It’s almost here! It’s almost here! Just one more sleep away from the big day! Ready or not tomorrow is Christmas morning and I hope you raise a toast with us.  Everyone has their own…

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12 Days of Cocktails: Day 11

News Posted on Friday, Dec. 23, 2016

DAY 11: COZY DOES IT As the frenzy of the holiday season reaches its brink, its nice to stop and take a moment to soak it all in. Yes, the holidays can be stressful, but there is so much holly…

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12 Days of Cocktails: Day 10

News Posted on Thursday, Dec. 22, 2016

DAY 10: THE GIFT THAT KEEPS ON GIVING  One of the things that has delighted me the most about running Sunday School has been the ability to present cocktails that I’m almost certain the students have never experienced before.  I…

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New Year’s Day Brunch

Events Posted on Thursday, Dec. 22, 2016

There’s New Year’s Eve, and then there’s the morning after. Don’t let a bad morning hold the first day of the new year hostage! Take back the power with a transformative brunch at Metropole. We’ll have dishes to start the year out…

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12 Days of Cocktails: Day 9

News Posted on Thursday, Dec. 22, 2016

DAY 9: ODE TO VODKA The biggest challenge of creating a cocktail for a holiday party is trying to appease a variety of palettes. There will always be someone who can’t stand tequila or gin or bourbon or EGG NOG,…

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12 Days of Cocktails: Day 8

News Posted on Tuesday, Dec. 20, 2016

DAY 8: IN WITH THE NEW The awesome thing about making cocktails is that you just never stop learning.  I’m constantly amazed by the things I learn from the other bartenders when we’re doing research for the new Sunday School…

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12 Days of Cocktails: Day 7

News Posted on Monday, Dec. 19, 2016

DAY 7: THE ALMIGHTY CRANBERRY I’ve had guests often ask what inspires us to create our cocktail recipes.  For me, inspiration comes from all reaches of the spectrum. Sometimes I’ll eat something amazing and wonder how I can turn that…

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12 Days of Cocktails: Day 6

News Posted on Sunday, Dec. 18, 2016

DAY 6: HOLIDAY AND CHILL Listen, I’m a pretty adventurous consumer when it comes to food and drink but there are just some things I can’t get on board with.  Ya, I’m talking to you, egg nog.  I’m not trying…

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12 Days of Cocktails: Day 5

News Posted on Saturday, Dec. 17, 2016

DAY 5:  WINE IS MORE THAN FINE It isn’t the holidays until the warm, comforting smell of mulling spices are wafting through my house. There is something so inviting, and cheerful about that aroma.  I think mulled wine is one…

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12 Days of Cocktails: Day 4

News Posted on Friday, Dec. 16, 2016

DAY 4:  FESTIVE FIZZ There is something about drinking sparkling wine that seems to dazzle up any celebration.  Just hearing those corks pop sets such a festive tone.  The only thing fancier than sparkling wine is a sparkling wine cocktail. …

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12 Days of Cocktails: Day 3

News Posted on Thursday, Dec. 15, 2016

DAY 3: SWEET ON YOU One of the biggest battles any bartender faces when creating a cocktail is finding balance: much like how we feel during the holidays when we’re fighting a cold but have to finish the shopping list,…

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12 Days of Cocktails: Day 2

News Posted on Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2016

Day 2: INFUSE YOUR HEART OUT The holidays have a way of sneaking up on us, like some giant abominable snowman wrapped in tinsel singing the 12 Days of Christmas at the top of his lungs, and we always turn…

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12 Days of Cocktails: Day 1

News Posted on Tuesday, Dec. 13, 2016

DAY 1: KEEPING IT CLASSIC For our first recipe, we decided to kick it old school, and by old school, I mean 4 years ago. This recipe was on the opening cocktail list at Metropole and has become a guest…

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Sunday School: 12 Days of Cocktails

News Posted on Wednesday, Dec. 7, 2016

Get ready for our annual romp into the magical world of Catherine Manabat’s cocktail adventures. Make sure you keep an eye out for her funny and lively posts about holiday drinking at it’s best. To give you a sneak peak,…

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Fork + Bottle: Holiday Spirits

Events Posted on Wednesday, Dec. 7, 2016
Monday, December 12 – Thursday, December 15, 2016

Do you love a fine wine? Craft beer? Sipping bourbon? So do we. Join Metropole for our Fork & Bottle dinner series, where we highlight our favorite guest brewers, distillers and winemakers with special pairings for tasting menus prepared by…

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Christmas Eve Dinner at Metropole

News Posted on Wednesday, Dec. 7, 2016

Let Executive Chef Jared Bennett prepare a feast of all of your farm-to-fireplace favorites, plus some holiday-inspired dishes. Tis’ the season for nostalgia and Chef Jared is preparing a Smoked Prime Rib with Twice Baked Potato to fulfill all your Christmas…

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New Year’s Eve at Metropole

Events Posted on Wednesday, Nov. 23, 2016
Saturday, December 31, 2016

Ring in 2017 with the Yellow Penguin. 21c Cincinnati + Metropole have your New Year’s Eve covered: DINE Round out 2016 in culinary splendor.  Chef Jared Bennett has a tantalizing menu planned for a New Year’s Eve dinner at Metropole you’ll never forget. Start with a…

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Fork + Bottle Dinner Series

News Posted on Monday, Aug. 15, 2016

Do you love a fine wine? Craft beer? Sipping bourbon? So do we. Join Metropole for our Fork & Bottle dinner series, where we highlight our favorite guest brewers, distillers and winemakers with special pairings for tasting menus prepared by executive chef Jared Bennett. Special…

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Upcoming Sunday School Classes

News Posted on Tuesday, May. 31, 2016

Metropole invites you to join us for Sunday School, a class series led by Catherine Manabat dedicated to informing burgeoning cocktail enthusiasts about the world of booze with interesting tidbits and innovative demonstrations. See below for our upcoming semester: July…

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