Margarita on the beach. Pucker up.
Smoky Old FashionedCategories Mixology
What to do with an orange that is about to go bad? Many of my close friends (shout out to Neal, Sonnet and Jeanne) would know the immediate answer. Use it in an Old Fashioned, of course. This drink was given its name in the 1880s. Interestingly, the drink probably stems from an 1860’s gin…Continue Reading “Smoky Old Fashioned”
Cocktail DiceCategories Mixology
Tonight’s roll was a vodka theme. I created a variation on the Cosmopolitan martini. I didn’t stay completely true to my roll, but I think I hit it close enough. I had just enough Hangar One Vodka to make this drink. I rolled Grand Marnier, but I prefer Cointreau for an orange liqueur. While both…Continue Reading “Cocktail Dice”
Cocktail Dice – Last of 2018Categories Mixology
It is only fitting that I play my first round of cocktail dice on December 31, 2018. We found this cute bar accessory in Los Gatos, California where Mark and I spent one very memorable afternoon. My Christmas gift this year was a flight to San Jose for one day. Why? To get me to…Continue Reading “Cocktail Dice – Last of 2018”