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Drink of the Day:  Vicious Sid

Drink of the Day: Vicious Sid

July 31, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

We are finally here!  We can see the weekend just ahead of us.  It’s time to get into the relaxation mode for the next couple days.  Well, unless you have major project you have to get done around the house.  But, let’s make tonight our night, shall we? Let’s pull out one of my favorite […]

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Drink of the Day:  Sonic Blaster

Drink of the Day: Sonic Blaster

July 30, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

Here’s a cocktail that is about as “tiki” as they come.  A true tropical beverage that can be enjoyed any time of the year, but is probably a little more appreciated during the hot days we have been experiencing of late.  I know I will be cooling down with one of these myself a little later […]

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Drink of the Day:  Coc a Too

Drink of the Day: Coc a Too

July 29, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

The summer is in mid-swing, with the heat of the day already here this early in the morning.  Here in the MidWest, I am fortunate enough to see it go from one extreme to the other through the year.  Now, we are having the hottest week of the summer.  After one of the coldest winters […]

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Drink of the Day:  Electric Jam

Drink of the Day: Electric Jam

July 28, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

Nothing like a colorful cocktail to start the conversation up by the pool.  An aqua blue drink that will have people talking and ordering for themselves as they quench themselves between dips. A great vodka beverage that you can find yourself enjoying while basking in the sun and working on the tan.  A refresher that […]

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Drink of the Day:  The Bourbon Fashionable

Drink of the Day: The Bourbon Fashionable

July 27, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

A good Monday morning to one and all!  Time to hit the week on the right note with a little twist on an old classic; one I’m sure you will enjoy if you are a bourbon lover. This is a spin on the Old Fashioned.  Usually made with sugar, and muddled with bitters, orange and […]

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Drink of the Day:  Snow Bird Cocktail

Drink of the Day: Snow Bird Cocktail

July 26, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

I had the opportunity to come up with a couple cocktails with some friends, at their home bar, back in the fall.  We were doing this for a distillery and were trying out their line of spirits.  When we came to the vodka, I put together a fresh fruit concoction that I am very much […]

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Drink of the Day:  Mojito

Drink of the Day: Mojito

July 25, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

Good morning!  Hope you are finding ways to get out of the chores to enjoy your Saturday.  Even if there are things for you to do, that you can’t seem to get yourself out of, I have a nice classic for you to prepare for yourself as a treat for all your hard work.  This is […]

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Drink of the Day:  Agave Heaven

Drink of the Day: Agave Heaven

July 24, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

Happy Tequila Day and happy Friday!  This year we are fortunate enough to have this national holiday be on a Friday, so we can enjoy the festivities.  Here is a cocktail that I came up with that I actually have two recipes for.  I will explain later in this blog. I was asked to make […]

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Drink of the Day:  Tequila Mockingbird

Drink of the Day: Tequila Mockingbird

July 22, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

Happy Hump Day!  We are finally on the downswing for the week.  Here’s a simple cocktail with a great name to assist you on a smooth voyage the rest of the way there. If nothing else, you will get a kick out of the name of this beverage.  A unique combination of mint, tequila, and […]

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Drink of the Day:  Peanut Butter Cup

Drink of the Day: Peanut Butter Cup

July 21, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

As I was getting a quick cup of coffee from the convenient store this morning, my eyes came across my favorite treat, and I was forced to grab a packet to enjoy with my first cup of joe.   The combination of peanut butter and chocolate combination is pure heaven as far as my tastebuds […]

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