Cocktails

Cocktails

How to Make a Martini

I have come to the realization that there are some big gaps in the knowledge people need to make a decent Martini, or any cocktail for that...

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Hot Toddy

by Caroline O’Neil Well, I just usurped Darcy’s post. It seems that the cold and flu season is now upon us. Currently, I’m taking...

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Rusty Nail

Here is drink that produces an image of a hard-nosed cocktail that will put hair on your chest. Even the word "cocktail"...

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Punch Recipes

Now that David Wondrich has made the punch bowl popular again, with his new book Punch, I thought I’d jump on the bandwagon and post a...

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Silver Fizz

Another month, another Mixology Monday. This round is all about Fizz and is being hosted by Gabriel over at Cocktailnerd, so go check it...

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New Years Cocktails

After a New Years Eve party and all the drinking and champagne, the following morning can be a little rough. Even if it was a quiet, stay...

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Brandy Old Fashioned

Another month, another Mixology Monday. This one is being hosted by Marleigh at Sloshed! As usual I waited until the last minute before...

Cocktails, History

Wet Grave

An opportunity to present drink history to the bar community in New Orleans always inspires my creativity. With so many great bartenders...

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Ramos Gin Fizz Cocktail

On any given day, if I were offered a properly made Ramos Gin Fizz I would never turn it down. This is a drink with a long history, dating...

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Goombay Smash

When you think about the Caribbean, you envision warm beaches, cool breezes and rum. With its increased popularity around the world, rum...