Glögg

I’m celebrating the holidays with a delicious warm Scandinavian elixir. Perfect to warm you up during the coldest time of the year as it has done for generations! Personally I live in the Pacific Northwest and find this the be the perfect winter drink. Glögg does take a little preparation however it is 100% worth…

Yellow Negroni

Heavily Italian influence is present in this delicious rendition of the classic Negroni. Personally I love limoncello and thus love this cocktail. It is a blend 3 iconic yellow liqueurs and sure to please! The hardest part is gathering the necessary ingredients. As this recipe requires a range of liqueurs, however if you are an…

Pomegranate Margarita

This margarita requires a little more effort but is more than rewarding in the end. The fresh fruit juices make this a refreshing and delicious treat for the ages. This drink does tend to hover on the sweeter side however, you can adjust the juice/ tequila ratio depending on how much you want the reposado…

Copa Verde

In this blog I’ve explored a couple of classic cocktails that are tried and true. The Copa Verde however, would definitely NOT fit into this category! In fact this drink is part of the new trend of mixing common fresh ingredients with some not so common additives. This creates some very interesting combos to say…

Singapore Sling

Many people credit the creation of this delicious pre-prohibition era cocktail to Ngiam Tong Boon. Ngiam Boon was a bartender at the Raffles Hotel in Singapore around 1910 – 1915. However this story is not 100% verified as the drink was not recorded on paper until 1922 by Robert Vermiere. His book “Cocktails and How…

Jam Doughnut

We all know the jam doughnut is a delicious treat, it is also a delicious shot if done correctly. There is no doubt about it this simple drink definitely lives up to it’s name. Perfect for many different occasions it is hard to go wrong with the delicious Jam Doughnut! Glass: 1 oz shot glass…

Ramos Fizz

Honestly I’m kind of a history buff I’ve always been somewhat interested in classic cocktails. This one happens to date back to 1888 and was originally created by Henrico C. Ramos. At one point in time it was referred to as the New Orleans Fizz. Apparently Mr. Ramos insisted each cocktail be shaken for ten…

My Mexican Honey

Being a reposado fan, as well as honey lover, this is one of my all time favorites. This drink was originally created to showcase the smooth, full flavor of reposado tequila. This cocktail is a modern twist on a margarita using honey and honey dew melon to deliver an exceptionally smooth taste. Here is what…

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