Eats Beat: Haagen-Dazs' new gelato, Cull & Pistol's dinner service and more

May 15, 2013

"Happening this week…Tipplers, get ready. The Manhattan Cocktail Classic comes back to town, with nearly 100 events between Friday and Tuesday. Many events have sold out, but as of press time tickets are still up for grabs for An Afternoon of Chocolate and Cocktails ($45) on Sunday from 3 to 5 p.m. at the Astor Center, featuring a selection of desserts paired with chocolate-friendly spirits, including Pama Pomegranate Liqueur and El Dorado Rum, and The Ultimat Lemon-Aid [Stand] ($25), a party at Marquee on Monday from 7 to 10 p.m., which benefits Action Against Hunger and includes unlimited lemonade cocktails. For tickets, go to"