BERGEN magazine - December 2017 December 1, 2017 Site Staff FacebookPinterestTwitterLinkedin Goin' SouthSpiked with mezcal and finished with a pinch of chipotle powder, this four-ingredient cocktail warms you up when it’s freezing outside. Perfect PersimmonThe flavorful fruit can boost brain function, eye health and more—plus ease a hangover. Formalwear 101 Don't Shop... Adopt! Sweet Charity Dancing Machine The Bright Side Kudos Shred and Sled Get SnappingFill your home with the aroma of these festive gingerbread cookies. Your family and friends will thank you! December Dine Out: 3 Resident ReviewsWhy should we have all the fun? You deserve to take a break and eat out—then tell us about Bergen’s best eateries. Culinary Corner Vote for the Best in BergenIt’s that time again! Tell us your favorite local bakery, burger joint, deli, day spa, salon, sports bar and more.