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The Long Island Iced Tea
The Long Island Iced Tea is a victim. A victim of it’s own fans… people who had no idea what to order at a bar so they got this and then they never ever changed their order again. Okay, it’s not quite so bad. It is a good drink, or rather, it can be aContinue reading “The Long Island Iced Tea”
Cocktail Sour – The Building Block of Every Cocktail
If you’ve had any cocktails at all, it’s very likely that it’s base was a sour. It’s the simplest recipe in the world, it makes incredible drinks, and it’s easy to add a little *pizzazz* to create a really impressive (but easy) cocktail.
A Comprehensive Guide to the Martini Part 2: How to Order
A complete guide to how to order a martini, or how to decode someone elses’ order. Any way is the right way, just find your own way!
Liquor Review – #3 Beefeater 24
With a long history, a celebrity distiller, and the power of advertising, Beefeater has everything they need to prosper in a rapidly changing market.
Liquor Review #2 – Lucidi Distilling
A little bit of background on the bottles and labels that we chose at Lucidi Distilling, the reasons behind it, and what I learned from the experience.
Gifts for the Martini Lover
Gift giving guide for the martini lover in your life. Art, glassware, spirits and more!
The Definitive Guide to Gin
I love gin. It is my personal goal to bring gin to as many people as possible, and I strive to do so regularly. That said, I can completely understand why people don’t like it or why they might be very hesitant to spend their precious bar budget on something so widely reviled. Let’s getContinue reading “The Definitive Guide to Gin”
A Comprehensive Guide to the Martini Part 1: History
You cannot separate the martini from it’s history. Here, I explore the origins of the martini and how it made its long journey to the drink we know today.